Reviewed by Neil Gardner (Rock Sound)
Another year another label for the dextrous Mr Vibert. 'Lover's Acid' collects together a series of analogue acid 12-inches, recorded for Mike Paradinas' excellent Planet Mu imprint between 00-04. In many ways a sister release to 'Yoseph', out on Warp last year, it's another mixed bag of styles. The title track is slow and dreamily contemplative, while the aggressive 'Prik Tat' rocks like a prime Danny Breaaks off-cut. 'Dirty Fucker', perhaps a paean to the late
Reviewed by Ben Murphy (speakerspushtheair.com)
The first summer of love in 1968 was built on a foundation of counter-cultural politics, far-out rock, kaftans and very powerful hallucinogenic drugs. Canoodling hippy couples were seeing tangerine trees in each other's eyes, fuelled by potent lover's acid. Groovy baby!
Come the second summer of love - 1988 to be precise - the drug of choice was the disco biscuit, a rather different drug which nonetheless had the ability to transform the most ardent terrace
- DJ Diamond - Flight Muzik
- Machinedrum - Room(s)
- Pritch & Trim - Stereotype
- Tropics - Parodia Flare
- Anti-G - Presents 'Kentje'sz Beatsz'
- Various - Ghettoteknitianz E.P.
- Kuedo - Severant
- Chrissy Murderbot - Women's Studies
- Boxcutter - The Dissolve
- NastyNasty - No Names
- FaltyDL - You Stand Uncertain
- Chrissy Murderbot - Bussin Down
- Boxcutter - Allele
- Various - Bangs & Works Vol.1
- DJ Roc - The Crack Capone
- Solar Bears - She Was Coloured In
- Various - 14 Tracks From Planet Mu
- DJ Spinn - Man I Do It EP
- DJ Rashad - Itz Not Rite
- Numan - Race Against Time
- Ital Tek - Midnight Colour
- DJ Nate - Da Trak Genious
- Tropics - Soft Vision E.P.
- Mrs Jynx - Shark Carousel