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Pan Daijing's New Track Pairs the Horrific with the Sublime

Hear "Act of The Empress 皇后之作" from the Chinese producer's forthcoming debut album on PAN.
Alexander Iadarola
7.12.17
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Deantoni Parks Expresses His Rhythmic and Harmonic Thoughts on New EP

Stream the prolific Brooklyn artist's 'ELEVENELEVEN' before it comes out July 7 on TAR.
Krystal Rodriguez
7.6.17
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Kai Whiston's 'Mukbang' Mixtape is Like a 3D-Rendered Food Fight

Find out why Mary Anne Hobbs and Iglooghost are fans of the 18-year-old UK producer.
Alexander Iadarola
6.27.17
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Broken English Club’s “Stray Dogs” Was Inspired by Britain's Only Desert

Stream the droning, dystopian track from the UK producer's upcoming L.I.E.S. release ‘The English Beach.’
Krystal Rodriguez
6.9.17
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Bookworms Wants Listeners to Dig for Music’s Roots with His New Album

Stream ‘Appropriation Loops’ in full ahead of its release next week on Break World Records.
Krystal Rodriguez
6.9.17
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7 Tips for Starting Your Own DIY Music Festival

The organizers of Halifax's OBEY Convention tell us how they've survived a decade of rejecting the mainstream.
Michael Rancic
5.26.17
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Exploring the Fevered Experiments of Brazil's Most Overlooked Musicians

Music From Memory's 'Outro Tempo' compilation captures the post-dictatorship sounds of expression and release.
Robert Greer
5.12.17
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Get Familiar with Toronto's DIY Experimental Community Through This New Compilation

Stream CHANNEL's 5-track tape featuring the city's most exciting drone, electroacoustic, and techno artists.
Michael Rancic
4.6.17
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This Website Turns Live Police and Emergency Responder Radio into Timely Ambient Music

We talked to the creator of You Are Listening To Los Angeles about the impetus and politics behind his open-source project.
Michael Rancic
12.9.16
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Experimental Pioneer Pauline Oliveros Has Died at the Age of 84

The American accordionist and composer influenced generations of artists with her "Deep Listening" philosophy and writings.
THUMP Canada Staff
11.26.16
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Join Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith on a Seriously Trippy Excursion to the Moon and Back with This Roger Goula Remix

Listen to the beguiling "Pale Blue Dot" refix right here.
THUMP Staff
11.17.16
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10 Ambient and Classical Records That Shaped CFCF and Jean-Michel Blais’ Music

From Alice Coltrane to a 70s Polish symphony, the Montreal artists share some of their favorite albums.
Max Mertens
11.15.16