Category Archive: Lo fi

End Of 2016: a list and show by Harry Towell

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With 2016 all but done, it’s time for me to cover off my favourite albums of the year across all genres. The year for me aside from music has gone at lightning pace with… Continue reading

Wodoo Wolcan – Summer Breeze

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I’ve had my eye on this latest release on German imprint Radio Juicy for some time and yesterday I was pleased to receive the email alert I’d set with the label so I could… Continue reading

ICP021 Irregular Crates Podcast 021

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Some of our more attentive readers may have noticed that there are some new ‘reviewers’ writing posts for us. This came about after we were tired of writing ‘we’ when there was only really… Continue reading

Danny Clay – Stills

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Danny Clay’s ‘Stills’ was presented as a feature opportunity, coincidently, while I was listening to ‘ganymede’: an album previously released by Clay via Hibernate Records. ‘Stills’ presents the listener with a balance of warmth and rawness… Continue reading

Whitelabrecs (Label Feature)

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This year saw the launch of a new label called Whitelabrecs, a project helmed by Harry Towell who also runs occasional imprint Tessellate Recordings and the long standing netlabel Audio Gourmet. We’ve been… Continue reading

Foans – Lost Steps

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We were considering relaunching this blog this summer and rebranding it ‘neglected crates’, given that we’ve barely managed any posts this year! We’ve launched a new record label however, so spare time for… Continue reading

Best Albums of 2015

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Another year goes by and another end of year list is necessary, to review what has been another wonderful 12 months in experimental music. I know many in the music industry who find this… Continue reading

Will Samson – Ground Luminosity

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This morning I’ve just picked up this new one on Talitres by Will Samson and already have a sense that this will be ranking high amongst my favourite records of the year. There’s… Continue reading

DWIG – From Here To There

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  I was very disappointed to learn that I’ve been late in spotting this year’s new album release from DWIG (Die Wiese Im Garten). In 2013, Giegling put out ‘Forget The Pink Elephant’… Continue reading

Pigeondust – Moon, Wisdom & Slackness

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Today was one of those brilliant days in music, where you stumble across something really quite terrific – and from absolutely nowhere too. Pigeondust is a completely new one on me, as is… Continue reading