In the first of a new series reappraising the careers of electronic artists, Matt Anniss dives deep into the world of Sheffield miserablist RichardBarratt AKA Crooked Man
Earlier today, while half watching a documentary on wildlife in the Highlands of Scotland with my house mate Owain (the man behind the excellent Innate blog), the topic of Firecracker Recordings superb Mac Talla Nan Creag album came up. For the uninitiated, that was an ambitious project that involved creating new musical and visual works […]
After a fairly hit-and-miss summer, I’ve recently been throwing myself into writing a number of these kind of in-depth reviews for Juno Plus. In the last couple of weeks, I’ve cast my eye over releases from Tornado Wallace, Richard Sen, Herva and Mind Fair
website, using my extensive knowledge of electronic and dance music past and present to review new releases. It’s part of a strong relationship I have with Juno Records (owner of the Juno Plus magazine). As well as writing for Juno Plus, I also review tracks, EPs and albums for their promotional mail-outs and Juno Records and Juno Download websites.