Amok Cover

Album Review: Atoms For Peace, “Amok”

Not A 4×4 Beat To Be Found In a world where the “four on the floor” dance beat is taking over the radio, a refreshing wind comes from the debut album by Atoms For Peace called “Amok”, which gives the steady kick drum a rest. Not to say that this album doesn’t have rhythm, or…

Flying Lotus, "Until the Quiet Comes"

Album Review: Flying Lotus, “Until the Quiet Comes”

Steven Ellison, the mastermind behind the genre-creating, movement-starting, crowd-moving moniker Flying Lotus (or FlyLo), has quite a few singles, EPs, compilations and mixes, all of which can be hard to keep track. However, his full-length albums now rest at a more manageable four. His previous album, Cosmogramma, adopted strong influences from jazz and hip hop,…