2001 A Space Odyssey

Terminal Vibration: The Concept

April 4, 2019

The proto-Earthbeat global overload rhythm mash-up of new wave, hip hop, dance and My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts-style fourth world madness that gave us modern music as we know it today.

Students Of The Future

December 5, 2018

This time of year — when late autumn begins giving way to the dawning chill of winter — often takes me back to the year 2001, a swirling vortex of electronic jazz and machine soul.

Warehouse Weatherall XXX

June 8, 2018

The legacy of Andrew Weatherall looms large over dance music's history. What follows is a semi-historical narrative woven around 30 of his records.

Bringing It All Back Home

August 11, 2016

The deep space excursion has served its purpose — a sonic survey of the outer rim (and beyond) — but now it's time to conclude that chapter for the time being and take things back down to ground level again.

Deep Space 100

August 3, 2016

Each of these records is a chapter in the story of music's dalliance with the cosmos, tracing a fascination with the stars through the 20th and beyond.

Sunrise

February 1, 2016

Sunrise, surprise. Civilized man, you were keeper to me. Now your animal is free. You're free to die. You're old and your hands are gray. You're old, go home and stay.