Review: Juno Reactor – The Mutant Theatre

The multimedia psytrance ensemble experience that is Juno Reactor, known to some for mainman Ben Watkins’ collaborations with Don Davis on the Matrix soundtrack, is not an endeavour known for doing anything by halves. Juno Reactor – the Mutant Theatre, the latest step in their kaleidoscopic vision, is the soundtrack to a visual and theatrical…

Review: Total Unicorn – Relaxation Tape

Beginning with the incongruous mix of haunting, synthetic choir vocals and a robotic voice stating ‘total relaxation’, Total Unicorn set the weird-bar pretty high from the very onset of Relaxation Tape. However, this confusing opening very quickly gives way to something more straightforward: a head-bobbing, faintly glitched-out dance beat. Heavy on the kick drum and…

Review: Chateau Marmont – Sound Of Shambala

The long-awaited new album from French electronic duo Chateau Marmont, consisting of Raphael Vialla and Julien Galner, is due for release on the 30th March 2015. Following their 2013 album The Maze, Sound of Shambala is being released via their own label Chambre404 and Arista/ Sony Music. Opening track ‘Nothing To Hold Back’ introduces the…