* 1LP Edition
Melissa Guion is MJ Guider. She lives and works in New Orleans and previously released the Green Plastic extended play cassette in early 2014 on the Constellation Tatsu label.
Employing heavy washes of bass and a deft touch in mixing, she uses stark contrasts to construct a semi-surreal aural space.
What results are songs [...]
* CD Edition
The opener cuts deep into jazz, its darting trumpet melodies sinking the impulsive and questing approach of On-The-Corner Miles into the nocturnal longing of Lift To The Scaffold. Dark is a monolithic steppers’ in slo-mo, dense and dread. Set to the soft throb of a four-to-the-floor kickdrum, third track Club is the [...]
*Japanese CD Edition
Nicolas Jaar unveils his first solo manoeuvres in half a decade with the jaw-dropping highs enveloped on Sirens.
Despite having released two albums in the five years since his startlingly original debut Space Is Only Noise, Jaar has been busy deep in the studio turning out singles for R&S, remixes of Grizzly Bear [...]