Howard Herrick’s first solo record is an indie pop rollercoaster
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Howard Herrick’s first solo record is an indie pop rollercoaster

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Howard Herrick is a multi-instrumentalist and music producer, who’s previous work includes writing for rock band Minster Hill and doing a lot of music for film, theatre, TV and video games. With such a vast background in a plethora of music genres, one can expect that Herrick solo record will be a varying and diverse experience. And that’s the actual truth. The album, currently available only digitally, spans over 9 tracks that rarely go beyond the 5-minute mark but jump…

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The Captivating Ambiance of NNYz? in Their Second Kahvi Collective Release

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Finland’s Kahvi Collective is a label that inhabits only the digital world but in its 20+ years of existence has surely become a staple in electronic music. In over 400 releases Kahvi has managed to retain an astonishing quality of their output while remaining incredibly prolific. This is why we are approaching ‘Aetiology’ by NNYz? already pretty convinced this will be a fine addition to their catalog and to the collection of any electronic music nerd, of course, done Kahvi-style.…

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Dive deep in Bloom’s Taxonomy’s ‘Bitter Lake’

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It wasn’t too long ago when we took a first glimpse at Bloom’s Taxonomy’s work. The first offering of the London-based solo electronic project gave us a hint of the sound that he’s been after and hopefully our review managed to attract some attention to his masterful experiments or should we say explorations of the fragile realms of IDM, experimental, ambient and glitchy downtempo music. ‘Bitter Lake’ is the second Bloom’s Taxonomy EP. Despite the fact we’re looking at it…

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Trap and Christian rock meet in Breaking Out by Antonio Ford

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Antonio Ford is a New Castle, US-based multi-instrumentalist and judging by the cover artwork of his latest EP ‘Breaking Out’ the guitar is his main tool. His other main thing is faith. There’s always been a strong Christian musical community here on Drooble and Antonio Ford shows another side of it. ‘Breaking Out’ is a five track EP that is dominated mostly by slow-paced gospel-influenced Christian rock. The backbone of all tracks is Ford’s guitar and the strong religious message…

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Music about artificial intelligence – Aniagiasi by Bryan Nord

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‘Aniagiasi’ by Philadelphia-based electronic musician and composer Bryan Nord is a huge endeavor. The album took two and half years to be written, produced and released and we’re more than excited to take a closer look at the result. The record spans over 13 tracks that gravitate towards the warm electronic ambient sound. ‘Aniagiasi’ follows a concept that’s not foreign for electronic music. As pointed out in its liner notes, the record explores the history, advancements, and possibilities of artificial…