Tabs Out | New Batch – Rotifer

New Batch – Rotifer 4.26.17 by Mike Haley Ding! Two orders of Rotifer up and ready for ingestion. The 99th and milestone 100th release from the label utilize contrasting zones and maneuvers to tantalize that state-of-the-art brain of yours, but both get the job done in their own special ways. Handling burnished beats and borrowed sounds from […]

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Tabs Out | Cabo Boing – Blob On A Grid

Cabo Boing – Blob On A Grid 4.25.17 by Mike Haley It’s understandable to wonder, perhaps at length, what alternate plane of existence “Blob On A Grid” leaked from. Surely it wasn’t created in this one. Yet it was, that is precisely Haord Records‘ bag after all. From the totally bugged-out assortment on their “Haord’s […]

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Tabs Out | Interlaken – Versaux

Interlaken – Versaux 4.19.17 by Mike Haley You may be familiar with Chris Donofrio from his solo work as Reviver, or as a member of the duo Arabian Blade. For his debut cassette under the moniker Interlaken, Donofrio has traded in nightmare crunch for marshmallowy patience. “Versaux,” a C30 which is also the debut release […]

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Tabs Out | Korean Jade – Exotics

Korean Jade – Exotics 4.10.17 by Mike Haley Cloaked in low-res black & white conceptual imagery, with perhaps a small visual nod to “Pulse Demon” by Merzbow, comes “Exotics.” This seven cut C30ish by Korean Jade acts like a medicated liniment. It’s flexible drones and swerving patterns rub on like a lotion, but with enough […]

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Tabs Out | Unguent – Simulation Of A Bat Engulfed In Acid

Unguent – Simulation Of A Bat Engulfed In Acid 3.30.17 by Mike Haley I haven’t watched an episode of Fraggle Rock in a few decades, so I had to hit up MuppetWiki for a reminder of what those tiny green worker things were called. My guess was Goobers, but I knew that wasn’t right. Doozers is […]

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