• Leafcutter John - Concourse E.E.P.

    Reviewed by Haydn (Isthismusic.com)

    Leafcutter John - Concourse E.E.P.

    The debut release for South London’s John Burton is described as "a sonic stew of found sounds and electronic atmospheres", which is a pretty apt explanation,but for me it more resembled a lot of drill and bass, techno and acid being puked up by some pissed robots. This sounds like it should be released on Warp, Rephlex or Planet U, and it is (well, on the latter anyway) but falls way short of the label’s superb other releases (Kid Spatula or Jega). If you’re
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  • Leafcutter John - Concourse E.E.P.

    Reviewed by Paul Lloyd (Igloomag.com)

    Leafcutter John - Concourse E.E.P.

    John Burton (Leafcutter John) originally studied to be a painter, but found it more interesting creating electronic music to play in art galleries around the country. The "Concourse EP" is his first release for Planet Mu and follows just one other 2-track 7" single on Loose Change Records. The EP has been released on two formats, 12" vinyl and CD, the CD version containing an extra 3 tracks and being dubbed an "EEP". Burton uses field recordings and the output of
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