The best records of October 2015


Syracuse — Liquid Silver Dream LP [Antinote]
Why: it’s a modern classic
Main ingredients:
- endless patterns of acid grooves
- sensuality and elasticity of synthesizers
- passionate Isabel’s vocals, able to awaken ife even stone guys from Easter island


The Pilotwings — Molitor 71 12″ [Brothers From Different Mothers]
Why: it’s full of surprises
Main ingredients:
- amazing tropical groove
- outstanding 5D percussions
- well-designed mixture of house and sometimes jungle


Leo James – You’re Not A Machine 12″ [Body Language]
Why: it’s an interesting incarnation of electro-synth
Main ingredients:
- Ron Fraser artwork
- it is soaked with electrical and industrial sounds exciting imagination
- multiple orgasm of synths in my fave second part


Simple Symmetry — Near East Confusion 12″ [Low Budget Family]
Why: we already tested it on a beach and in cozy bar — the result was impressive
Main ingredients:
- unforgettable feeling of space and airiness
- firm flirt with East
- powerful drums


Red Axes — Shem Vol.2 12″ [I'm A Cliche]
Why: guys are very fruitful this year, but the quality is stable. Sweet John Gang killed me
Main ingredients:
- raging orange glow
- absolutely reckless unique style
- it’s experimental and action-packed


Sordid Sound System — In A Year Of 13 Moons ΕΡ 12″ [Invisible Inc]
Why: it’s a druggy desert ride
Main ingredients:
- electrified atmosphere
- the horizon upside down
- dirty heavy beat


Michal Turtle — Are You Psychic? / Astral Decoy 12″ [Music From Memory]
Why: it will be a revelation for many of you
Main ingredients:
- perfect electric guitar, deep fire-spitting bass
- confidential vocals of Tim Flitcroft
- unearthly control of xylophone

Words Sasha Tessio and Artem Super Ikra
Illustrations Sasha Tessio