The Wildebeest. Posts

January 31, 2018 /

I can hear all 2.5 of you already: “You skipped over Mezzanine?!” Deal with it, nerds, I’ll get to Massive Attack‘s legendary record some other time.

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January 24, 2018 /

What a peculiar, spastic, and fun record Iglooghost has got here!

Iglooghost is the alterego of Irish electronic musician Seamus Malliagh, who has been raising the eyebrows of many with his maximalist approach to music-making, employing a hectic musical pastiche of noise, electronic beats, chipmunk-style vocals, radically-altered samples, and almost alien sound manipulations, all thrown together and somehow made to work with each other.

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January 11, 2018 /

Happy new year…did everyone make it?

2017 was a goddamn mess, wasn’t it, filled with anxiousness, anger, and confusion in the nation, and personally, I felt much of the same way.

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December 21, 2017 /

It’s freezing out, so time for some coldest winter raps, and A$AP Twelvyy‘s contribution fits quite nicely.

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December 14, 2017 /

Thank you, rjd2, for this sublime piece of music.

Every few years I come back to this listen from producer rjd2 and I obsess about it.

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November 30, 2017 /

This week I’ve been revisiting I’m New Here, the final record from the spoken-word poet Gil Scott-Heron.

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November 16, 2017 /
November 8, 2017 /

There’s a mystique which envelops AZD, the latest release from Actress. It’s a record which has really captured my ear with its subtle grooves and mysterious vibes.

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November 2, 2017 /

I’m still not totally sure what level of jokery that Kirin J. Callinan is on, but believe me, he’s most definitely got the last laugh.

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October 26, 2017 /

I’ve been listening to a LOT of John Carpenter lately.

John Carpenter is a legendary director with an impressive resume of sci-fi and horror flicks from the 1970s through the 1990s.

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