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You know, I can’t even explain how Flying Lotus’s music is so good. For all intents and purposes, it takes a fairly standard hip-hop beat, slightly Dillafied, and puts subtle jazz music over it. It’s subdued, subtle, and somehow powerfully effective. For those of us who want something more immediate, something more aggressive, Flying Lotus’s imprint label Brainfeeder has released something fresh. Lorn, a 23 year-old producer from Illinois, has just released his debut album Nothing Else, which uses the same format as Flying Lotus–an album of shorter cuts of repetitive beats–but instead of using a heavy jazz influence, Lorn uses elements of glitch, dubstep, and breakbeat electronica. “Automation” is a longer cut on the album, and perhaps one of the most aggressive and dark found on the consistently excellent album.





SmurkinGherkin
06.22.10
nice

DFelon204409
06.22.10
this is pretty sick. i don't remember if you checked out starkey way back when but i think lorn and starkey on onto a lot of the same ideas: http://sputnikmusic.com/blog/?p=869

if you can find starkey - "necksnap" that song is really amazing too

FlawedPerfection
06.22.10
I have that album. I dug it quite a bit.

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