Aiming for a clear-eyed twenty sets for the year, starting with this one.
1: Karima Walker – Hands In Our Names [Baby Tooth]
2: Hite – Old Crow [Six Degrees]
3: Sarah Davachi – Perfumes I [West 25th]
4: Tuarrah – Almost Invisible [La Reserve]
5: Julianna Barwick – afternoon [Commend There]
6: Kali Malone – Sacrificlal Code [iDEAL]
7: Carla del Forno – Push On [Kallista]
8: King Princess – 1950 [Zelig]
9: Hannah Epperson – Iodine (Amelia) [Listenrecords]
10: Ana Roxanne – Immortality [Leaving]
11: Immaculate Machine – Blinding Light [Mint]
Just realized that the below-mentioned Halal / Ufo show was my 20 year anniversary of being a raver. My 17-year-old self would be proud – though maybe curious about why I was only there for seven hours, rather than 9, 10, or 12.
Ben Ufo with the casual “techno record that switches between 3/4 and 4/4”, what the heck.
Aurora Halal at Nowadays, like ten thousand ultraviolet suns rising
The new system at Nowadays feels a little less even, but it sure gets people’s hips into it, my goodness.
I’ll write a full post about this thing at some point, but for now I am pleased to say that my odd sequencer can run functions on its patterns: