Avant-garde (Music genre)
Avant-garde is a term that is used since the second half of the 20th century to refer to modern, cross-gerne, and timeless music.
Avant-garde in Reviews
Music − Review | posted 29.05.2020
Greatness through reduction: On »Contact« drummer Greg Fox uses his instrument even more purposefully.
Music − Review | posted 05.04.2018
Grapes From The Estate
“Grapes From The Estate” by Oren Ambarchi is a masterpiece of gentle reduction. It will now be reissued with a new mastering.
Music − Review | posted 30.09.2016
More melodies, more blood, more pop: On her latest record, Jenny Hval is taking it easy. But Hval would not be Hval if she didn’t ask important questions, be it on the sideline.
Music − Review | posted 29.04.2016
Dwarfs Of East Agouza
Dwarfs Of East Agouza are Maurice Louca, Sam Shalabi and Alan Bishop. On »Bes«, they are working on the frayed edges of African music.
Music − Review | posted 20.11.2014
On »Natura Morta«, Andrea Belfi approaches the music as if he was a renaissance-artist painting a still life. His music is always relaxed without ever coming across as sleepy.
Music − Review | posted 03.07.2014
»Gamel«, the latest record by OOIOO around Yoshimi P-We, the drummer of the Boredoms, extensively deals with Javanese gamelan-music.
Music − Review | posted 21.01.2013
L'Œil écoute/ Dedans-Dehors
Two titles by the French composer Bernard Parmegiani, one of the most influential representatives of acousmatic music, have just been remastered and re-released on vinyl.
Music − Review | posted 16.10.2012
Emanuele de Raymondi
This record is about the transcending of an already transcendent, wandering music. Admittedly, there are easier grounds to start from. Raymondi has still mastered it.
Music − News | posted 22.04.2021
Reissue: »Feed Me Weird Things«
»Feed Me Weird Things,« Squarepusher’s debut released 25 years ago on Rephlex, will be reissued in an expanded edition on Warp Records on June 4, 2021.
Music − Review | posted 08.05.2021
Bennesbeh Labokra… Chou?
With the reissue to »Bennesbeh Labokra… Chou?« the French label WeWantSounds expands the view on the work of the Lebanese musician Ziad Rahbani.
Music − Interview | posted 27.04.2021
Sonic history lesson
»The American Negro« marks the beginning of a new chapter in Adrian Younge’s work. It is more frontal, more politically charged, and more self-assured. He wants to teach. We had the opportunity for an in-depth interview.
Music − Review | posted 07.05.2021
With »Balearische Bibliothek« Niklas Wandt once again creates music in which nature and civilization meet on equal ground.
Music − News | posted 10.05.2021
Exclusive Edition: »Monika / Zabawa«
»Monika / Zabawa«, by the must-discover Polish composer Henryk Debich, will be released on July 23 in a second limited edition available exclusively on HHV Records.