Music

clipping. – a retrospective analysis

Despite the recent spike in attention towards the Sub Pop signed, Los Angeles hip-hop trio clipping., Daveed Diggs, Jonathan Snipes, & William Hutson have all been floating around in various projects for some time now. A few of their more notable contributions include the long running experimental project Captain Ahab (Snipes), hip-hop outfit True Neutral […]

shit and shine – bass puppy (2010)

Utilising two very simple dubstep style loops, Shit and Shine masticate and reinterpret them amidst a bevy of effects, vocal samples, processed field recordings, noise and folk music. It’s obvious these were attacked from an outsiders perspective with no regard or care for the integrity of dubstep, which is it’s biggest asset because the loops […]

2nd gen – irony is (2001)

It would be unfair on both individual parties to assume that 2nd Gen adopted a lot of Techno Animal’s traits, however it definitely sounds like there were like minded characteristics flowing between both entities. Unlike Techno Animal at this time however, 2nd Gen’s Irony Is was technically Wajid Yaseen’s first official LP in 2001 and […]

scorn – yozza (2011)

Yozza has come a long way from the initial scorn sound of Colossus & Evanescence etc. & even from Gyral, the first Scorn release after Nick Bullen’s departure from the group. Mick Harris’ heavy dub inclusion into the sound, the primary reason behind Bullen’s leaving, is still highly prevalent though, so much so that the […]