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The Best Electronic Music on Bandcamp: April 2019

best_electronic_April-1244.jpgAs genres rise, fall, crossbreed, regenerate, and reinvent themselves, certain niches experience simultaneous surges in creativity. So it is with grime this month. The sound that swept London—and much of the rest of the U.K.—at the beginning of the ‘00s has had more ups and downs than most genres, but it’s long since proven that it will be around for the long haul, and that it’s capable of vast variety. In this month’s column, we have jazz-grime love songs, cosmic grime from North Carolina, newcomers and old-schoolers, funky fusions, and “Sexy Greeze.” Meanwhile, from other corners of the musical world, we have trippy scene roundups from California and Tennessee, East African dub, drone techno, and a couple of slices of adrenaline-boosted drum & bass to keep things lively…

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Best New Electronic: May 2018

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As is the way of things in electronic music, some months a wave will break, and a whole bunch of connected records will land in front of you. This month, it’s music from, or connected to, Bristol, U.K. Way more than the trip-hop and jungle of Massive Attack and Roni Size, Bristol has a rich living club culture specific to it, and keeps producing glorious new music. Don’t worry, though—London, L.A., Chicago, Berlin, and Nottingham are all also representing in this lineup of dancefloor magic. Continue reading