Tag Archive: Warp

Diggin’ This: Kassa Overall – “Ready to Ball” (Warp Records)

  “It got a shine to it.”       A gleaming collage of deconstructed hip-hop and jazz, “Ready to Ball” is the latest single from the Seattle drummer, producer, musician, emcee, and… Continue reading

Diggin’ This: Clark – “Mirage Trooper” (Free Download)

  Transitioning between uptempo jungle riddims and militant low-end hip-hop drums, UK producer and Warp Records signee Clark‘s new single, “Mirage Trooper,” is a speaker-rattling cloud of bass.       Track of… Continue reading

Diggin’ This: Mark Pritchard ft Thom Yorke – “Beautiful People”

  Diggin’ this tape-delay beat.     Big fan of all things in the Pritchard catalogue: Jedi Knights, Global Communication, Harmonic 313, Africa Hitech, and this latest direction complete with Thom Yorke‘s vocal… Continue reading

Diggin’ This: Flying Lotus ft Kendrick Lamar – “Never Catch Me”

  Fly-Lo meets K.Dot.   If hip-hop production in 2014 suddenly decided to go the way of the future-focused jazz odyssey of “Never Catch Me,” I would be more than okay with that.… Continue reading

Plaid – “Hawkmoth”

  Original Warp-sters Andy Turner and Ed Handley (they’ve been signed to the venerable Sheffield electronic music label since 1991) return to making beautiful music under the name Plaid and turn in this gentle… Continue reading

Bibio – “Dye The Water Green” (Live) (Official Video)

Warp Records, you are good to us. This live version of “Dye the Water Green” by West Midlands, UK musician Bibio is some much needed Friday afternoon chill.       From Bibio… Continue reading

Bibio – “À Tout à l’Heure” (Official Video)

West Midlands, UK producer Stephen Wilkinson bka Bibio returns with Silver Wilkinson, a new album of his lo-fi, 70s-soaked, indie electronic soul sound. Lead single “À Tout à l’Heure” couldn’t be more organic… Continue reading

TNGHT (Hudson Mohawke x Lunice) – “TNGHT EP”

Still excited about TNGHT.   Still some of 2012’s most exciting sounds.  

Squarepusher – “Dark Steering” (From the “Ufabulum” LP) (Official Video)

Squarepusher’s latest “Dark Steering” is the musical offspring of dot matrix printers, ringtones from ’94, 8-bit motorcycle gear changes, and winning moves in video games. Despite the fuzz and blur of the retro-synths… Continue reading