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Rediscovering Chris & Cosey

Four discs have been reissued this round, all of which were originally out on Rough Trade, subsequently released by Play It Again, Sam, WaxTrax! and/or Nettwerk. These four releases are scatterings across the growth curve—represented by 1981's 'Heartbeat', 1988's 'Songs of Love and Lust', and two releases from 1990: 'Trance' and 'Techno Primitiv.'
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SALLY DOHERTY AND THE SUMACS, "SLEEPY MEMORY"

Originally released in 1998, the international distribution through World Serpent begins this week.
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"RGB [an audio spectrum]"

Also re-distributed byWorld Serpent (from 1998 originally) is the collaboration between LeifElggren, souRce Research and Matmos.
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DEAD VOICES ON AIR, "FRANKIE PETT PRESENTS THE HAPPY SUBMARINES, PLAYING THE MUSIC OF,..."

Mark Spybey's mostinteresting work is often the result of collaborative efforts. Most ofthis album is produced and engineered by either Frank "Frankie Pett"Verschuuren (Legendary Pink Dots / Teargarden) or Daryl Neudorf(Abintra) with Frankie being the executive producer, thus some of themeaning behind the goofy title (the rest is somewhat explained by thehumorous work of fiction in the insert).
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SQUAREMETER, "SINECORE"

Seek and ye shall find: Panacea's alter-ego, m2is not the easiest thing to find (since it could be filed under S, P orM) but it is a treat when you can indeed come home with it.
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CTI, "EAR 1"

This disc is billed as the first in a series of Chris and Cosey pieces from the vaults 'reworked' into modern sounding pieces.
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THREAD, "ABNORMAL LOVE"

Thread is James Izzo and "Abnormal Love" is his new album, one year in the making, tentatively due out this August.
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COUCH, "FANTASY"

Over a year ago, Kitty-Yo released this CD in Germany.

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NURSE WITH WOUND, "ALICE THE GOON"

'Alice The Goon' was previously a vinyl-only issue of 500 pieces, available to a lucky few at the Nevers Festival in France.
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"CHIHUAHUAS AND CHINESE NOODLES"

555 Recordings of Leeds gives us a brand spanking new CD of brand spanking old tracks that most of us haven't heard, remixed.
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HIP HOP SLAM PRESENTS, "PIRATE FUCKIN' RADIO 100

"Pirate Fuckin' Radio 100" celebrates the 5 year anniversary of BillyJam's Hip Hop Slam by documenting it's 100th show.
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ISOTOPE 217, "WHO STOLE THE I WALKMAN?"

I'm always somewhat lost and rather dazed when I get a new Isotope record, as it's never what I really expected.
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SENKING, "PING THAW"

Senking is Jens Massel (aka Kandis, Fumble) and this cd combines the two4 track 12" EPs "Ping" and "Thaw", all of which are on Germany's KaraokeKalk label.
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IDA, "WILL YOU FIND ME?"

Also approximately two years old this week is the brand new CD from Ida.
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BASS COMMUNION VS. MUSLIMGAUZE

Soleilmoon has just released the second and final installment in the BassCommunion vs. Muslimgauze series, simply titled 'Bass Communion vs.Muslimgauze EP.'
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"BETTER LIVING THROUGH CIRCUITRY"

I haven't had an opportunity yet to see this movie, since the one weekend it played in Boston I happened to be in Spain.
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AMON TOBIN, "SUPERMODIFIED"

Amon Tobin brings another tasty slab of meat to the table.
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CATIVO, "3 SECONDS IS NOW"

Another electronic beat artist who believes in taking his time to build songs before they break out is Cativo.
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CLIENT/SERVER"

Serving up some of that Home-Drone Goodness is the debut from former Motion Picture leader, TOM THE FISH.
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TAYLOR DUPREE, ".N"

More experienced withdrones this week is Taylor Dupree, who's contribution to the Ritornellseries on Mille Plateaux is a fine collection.
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