• Various - Amµnition

    Reviewed by Maurizio Pustianaz (chaindlk.org)

    Various - Amµnition

    Gathering different tracks from different Planet Mu releases of the second half of the label's catalog, AMMUNITION isn't a classic compilation, because the tracks have been mixed by Mike Paradinas just to form a unique changing long track (the tracks, if I'm not wrong, aren't in their original lenght). In this way you can find in a row six Venetian Snares tracks, Chevron, The Gasman, Datach'i, Hellfish, Rude Ass Tinker, Hellfish again, to name few. It is important to
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  • Various - Amµnition

    Reviewed by Neil Wells (delta-9.net)

    Various - Amµnition

    Planet Mu is a label that moves so fast and puts out such a wide range of music that it's hard to get a good handle on what they're doing. The 'Cosmic Forces Of Mu' 2xCD sampler from a couple of years ago gave a good and balanced look at the breadth of the label's output, offering up a few classic and exclusive tunes along the way - but felt a bit sprawling and difficult to handle, veering as it did from whimsical folktronica to nosebleed deathcore in the space of
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  • Various - Amµnition

    Reviewed by JB (logarhythm)

    Various - Amµnition

    Hard to believe that the Planet Mu label is about to enter triple figures: in preparation for this rite of passage, label boss Mike Paradinas (U-Ziq) has mixed together 34 tracks from the Planet Mu stable showcasing some of their most recent and forthcoming releases. While these enterprises can often end up as sterile exercises in retrospection and/or self congratulation, this one goes for the jugular. Retro-futurist rave dynamics in abundance: mentasm stabs, amen
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  • Various - Amµnition

    Various - Amµnition

    So, in the exceptionally doubtful event any of you need persuading, what we have here is a killer 80 minute mix from Mr Paradinas bouncing through his fine fine catalogue with fierce resilience and precision breaks – starting with the more reflective moments of Venetian Snares, through to a jacked-up tumblin brekcore affair takin in Chevron, The Gasman, Datach’i, Hellfish, Rude Ass Tinker, Remarc, Shitmat, Bizzy B, Hawerchuck, Ddamage, Ambulance and ending up
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