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  • Perhaps it's just that typical Italian passion shining through that makes Typhoid such a pleasure to listen to, perhaps it's subliminal programming via music. I'm even willing to accept that it could be clever composition, careful production and intelligent application of rhythm. The fact remains that "Simulazione Di Divinità" is an absolutely lovely album and one I'll revisit regularly.

    Typhoid – Simulazione Di Divinità

    Perhaps it's just that typical Italian passion shining through that makes Typhoid such a pleasure to listen to, perhaps it's subliminal programming via music. I'm even willing to accept that it could be clever composition, careful production and intelligent application of rhythm. The fact remains that "Simulazione Di Divinità" is an absolutely lovely album and one I'll revisit regularly.

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  • It's not often that I come across a CD that I have difficulty listening to in one sitting, but Geistform accomplish this on "Transistor Music", their fourth studio album. Imagine this: high-energy, synth-driven, uptempo stuff, but with an underlying menace that is quite likely to scare off the usual fans of similar offerings.

    Geistform – Transistor Music

    It's not often that I come across a CD that I have difficulty listening to in one sitting, but Geistform accomplish this on "Transistor Music", their fourth studio album. Imagine this: high-energy, synth-driven, uptempo stuff, but with an underlying menace that is quite likely to scare off the usual fans of similar offerings.

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  • The reason why "Misfire" falls short comes down to its chaotic nature. That said, it is still lots of fun, and a great party record, but works better in a shuffled playlist than as a stand-alone album.

    Edgey – Misfire

    The reason why "Misfire" falls short comes down to its chaotic nature. That said, it is still lots of fun, and a great party record, but works better in a shuffled playlist than as a stand-alone album.

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  • From the very first kick, the sound reverberates and builds into a full-body experience that is as much felt as heard. Enough to send endorphins racing to the scene of the trauma and spilling over into massive adrenal release and heightened oxygen intake - definitely something every connoisseur of electronic music should experience at least once.

    5F-X – Flight Recorder 5.0

    From the very first kick, the sound reverberates and builds into a full-body experience that is as much felt as heard. Enough to send endorphins racing to the scene of the trauma and spilling over into massive adrenal release and heightened oxygen intake - definitely something every connoisseur of electronic music should experience at least once.

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  • Can you give some background for the name Edgey? Coffee. Lots of coffee. I’d say it would closer fit to being ‘on edge’ than say ‘cutting edge’. Kind of that tense, nervous feeling you get when you get amped up […]

    Edgey: an interview with Stephen James Knight

    Can you give some background for the name Edgey? Coffee. Lots of coffee. I’d say it would closer fit to being ‘on edge’ than say ‘cutting edge’. Kind of that tense, nervous feeling you get when you get amped up […]

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