Friday Five: Oct. 15, 2021

Five new releases you need to know: Fire-Toolz - Eternal Home (Hausu Mountain Records)Kazumichi Komatsu - Emboss Star (FLAU)Paulina Owczarek & Peter Orins - You Never Know (Circum-Disc)Perila - 7.37/2.11 (Independent)Steph Richards with Joshua White - Zephyr (Relative Pitch Records) Plus one, from The Moderns archive: Pepo Galán - For Victoria (Independent) Kevin Press The Moderns, … Continue reading Friday Five: Oct. 15, 2021

Philip Samartzis + Eugene Ughetti – Array/Polar Force

If you live far enough from the equator, you know that a percentage of your days on this planet will be spent uncomfortably cold. Here in Toronto, the first three months of each year deliver a blast of snow and ice sustained by persistent sub-freezing thermometer readouts. It is not all bad though. Winter can … Continue reading Philip Samartzis + Eugene Ughetti – Array/Polar Force

Friday Five: Oct. 8, 2021

Five new releases you need to know: Concussed - Precipice of the Void (Somewherecold Records)Josefin Runsteen - Hana - Three bodies (Original Soundtrack) (Independent)Somi - Zenzile: The Reimagination of Miriam Makeba (Salon Africana)Sonae - Summer (laaps)Zpell Hologos - Birmania (Independent) Plus one, from The Moderns archive: Martina Bertoni - All the Ghosts are Gone (FALK) … Continue reading Friday Five: Oct. 8, 2021

The Moderns ep. 178

Contemporary music from around the world. Hiro Kone - Stom 0.00 Pêtr Aleksänder - Cortège for Clouds 3.02 Yikii - Phantasmagoria! 千燈幻景 5.08 Neve - Distance 9.02 Nigh/T\mare - Unavoidable Unveiling 11.06 Tony Dupé - I had two babies both Eileen 16.47 Paroxysm - Tendencies (radio edit) 21.19 Matt Robidoux - green i-beam 28.08 TOMAT - Avec 31.12 Goodparley and Poppy Jennings - We … Continue reading The Moderns ep. 178

The Moderns ep. 177

Contemporary music from around the world. The Lovecraft Sextet - De Mysteriis [Ambientum] 0.00 Gil Sansón - August, September 5.09 Jarvis Earnshaw - Hitherto 10.39 Luis Vicente & Vasco Trilla - Swirling Winds 14.34 Wodwo - Don't Forget to Water the Piano 24.27 Dark Star Safari - Walk Through Lightly 30.43 Igor Valivec - Lilium 34.13 Maurice Louca - Yara' (Fire Flies) … Continue reading The Moderns ep. 177

Friday Five: Sept. 24, 2021

Five new releases you need to know: Jo Berger Myhre - Unheimlich Manoeuvre (RareNoise Records)Eunhye Jeong - NOLDA (ESP-Disk')Saffronkeira & Siavash Amini - The Faded Orbit (Denovali)Time Travel - The Untrue Nature of Things (Triplicate Records)Luis Vicente & Vasco Trilla - Made of Mist (577 Records) Plus one, from The Moderns archive: Claire Deak and Tony Dupé – The … Continue reading Friday Five: Sept. 24, 2021

The Moderns ep. 176

Contemporary music from around the world. Buffalo Daughter - Music 0.00 Laur Pihel, Greta Liisa Grünberg - Only for you i can write these words (with bansuri) 1.38 Nasturtium - I Remember Everything, Almost Constantly 5.38 Mimsy - sketches of time travel  13.01 Henning Schmiedt - midnight 15.59 E J R M - Soul Turns to Light 18.51 Arash Akbari - … Continue reading The Moderns ep. 176