Ellen Allien

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It’s 4 pm in Berlin, and there’s still so much shit to do before tonight’s Moderat album release party at WMF — a transient dance club that recently reopened in an old furniture factory in the center of the old city.
Moderat bring out the best of both worlds
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  May 22, 2009

Ellen Allien

When Ellen Allien ponders listlessly on Sool’s Web site, “What does minimal mean for me? Minimal is just there,” the red flags go a-flying.
Sool | bpitchcontrol
By DANIEL DeNORCH  |  May 27, 2008

Mixed and matched

For fans of the 4/4 beat, summer is defined by DJ mixes that go from the car to the beach to the patio with ease.
Four premium mixes to get your summer started right
By DAVID DAY  |  May 29, 2007

Guest lists

What small, private lists like this remind us is that big, honking institutional lists are largely fictions, mirages of a consensus that no longer exists, if it ever really did in the first place.
 What 30 of the Phoenix 's music critics liked this year
By PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 02, 2007

Wired for sound

In the hideyholes and squares all around our expansive city, pockets of electronic-music action can be found churning and yearning. Paul Dailey, "Live in Portland" (mp3)
Paul Dailey nationwide; Jimmy Van M at ID
By DAVID DAY  |  December 06, 2006

Techno or yes, part II

Bit of a frustrating week here at Circuits as the Hub continues to change. Paul Dailey live in Louisville (mp3) Slaine, "Rich Man Poor Man" (YouTube)
WERS cancels Revolutions ; Boston icons blow up
By DAVID DAY  |  October 13, 2006