SINGLES CRUISE

HUNDREDMILLIONTHOUSAND – “5VE”

On “5ve”, the Edmonton-based experimental artist hundredmillionthousandharnasses the power of Russian choral music to create a towering soundscape of human voice in it’s most vital tradition, distorted bass lines and percussion punctuated by chants and wails.  On an album that examines how technological advances have led to a drive to dehumanize the most basic fundamentals …

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SERGE BULAT – “FOUNDATIONS”

Wurmenai is the first full length by Moldovian avant-garde artist Serge Bulat in over four years. “Foundations” is a the first single from the collaboration-heavy record. It features Ukrainian multi-instrumentalist Pavel Vit and explores the album’s thesis of crossing borders and traditional boundaries by combining several traditional forms of music into one masala of complimentary …

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WINTER – “SAY”

On “Say” by the Brazilian artist who is now based in Los Angeles, Winter really finds her neo-psych legs, creating a bouncy, hypnagogic journey through searing synthesizers, distant vocals and stuttering trip-hop bass line. Once it really hits its stride it slides into a groovy bossa-nova cadence – an utterly masterful work on this young …

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ALEKSI (FEAT TAPANI RINNE & KONSTA MIKKONEN) – “CLEARANCE”

The Finnish trio of Aleksi featuring Tapani Rinne and Konsta Mikkonen continue their exploration of live improvised music on “Clearance”. Composed around a looped bass clarinet, “Clearance” is full of echo and delay filled guitar lines that scrape the underside of heaven with each pass. This sturdy foundation lays the launchpad for a clarinet solo …

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