*AR – Succession

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A new release involving Richard Skelton usually provokes a reflex purchase and it never disappoints. ‘Succession’ sees Richard return to the *AR moniker alongside Autumn Richardson, with whom he composed the brilliant ‘Wolf… Continue reading

New: Irregular Crates label

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We’ve decided to take the plunge and set up an Irregular Crates label to run alongside our blog! We will curate it with exactly the kind of musical unpredictability you’d expect to stumble… Continue reading

Douglas Dare – Seven Hours

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As I sit down in search of music this evening, I take little time to realise that ‘Seven Hours’ by Douglas Dare is quite an exquisite discovery . Somehow I have missed it… Continue reading

Takeshi Nishimoto – Lavandula

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The ever consistent Sonic Pieces have continued to supplement their impressive catalog this year with some great material. Much of their roster has provided household Modern Classical/Electro Acoustic maestros such as Erik Skodvin,… Continue reading

Huerco S. – Colonial Patterns

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With a generous helping of mesmerising and intriguing recordings, Huerco S’s debut album ‘Colonial Patterns’ was released on Software Recording Co. this month and has already incurred a healthy amount of praise. It… Continue reading

Washerman – Raw Poet EP

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Drenched in raw old-school goodness, Washerman’s debut full-length album ‘Raw Poet’ out now on Drumpoet Community has been one of the most anticipated records of the year as far as the Deep House… Continue reading

Tone Color – The Last Day

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Like many, the bulk of my interest in the modern Ambient music scene was built from exposure to netlabels. Some of my favourite artists have risen from creating music and releasing for free… Continue reading

WDS#4: Magnofon (Mix)

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As mentioned in our previous post, from time to time we’ll be drawing great mixes to your attention here on Irregular Crates. Whether it be from our other project Grounding Sounds, general discoveries… Continue reading

Grounding Sounds: Maps and Diagrams

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As well as updates about experimental music here on Irregular Crates, we’re also behind Grounding Sounds – a mix series in which we invite artists to present their favourite records ever, across all… Continue reading

Pausal – Sky Margin

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Recently I was alerted to a new album on Own Records, which I always greet with excitement. There is such quality to each and every release they put out along with a forward… Continue reading