The Haiduks’ Christian Richer and his label, Kinnta Records, may never sell a million records, or make the holy grail of year-end best-of lists, but they make the indisputable argument that in 2016, making records is less about retail sales and more about relationship-building.
If ever there were evidence of ‘the new normal’, Montreal based producer and DJ Kaytranada (Louis Kevin Celestin to his friends and family) is it. Count him among a small handful that instinctively knew how to harness the possibilities of SoundCloud, posting remixes and original beats up and courting attention of some heavy hitters who […]
Dominions by Sarah Davachi My partner came into the living room as I played Sarah Davachi’s album Dominions, and asked: “What’s that noise?” “It’s… music,” I replied automatically, very aware that the answer once again opened up the unspoken chasm between his and my concepts of what ‘music’ means. That briefest of exchanges got me […]