Goth-pop or film noir soundtrack? Either way a highlight of our year...
Breathtaking, stygian doom techno in the vein of his Gas classics
In the year that techno went harder, 4/4, UM tech-stepped all over its face
Unswervingly rotten no wave, rooted in steadfast underground principles
Rushing electro magick taken off the superb Flexi-Wave compilation
Easily one of the year's oddest, most endearing electro-pop songs
Brilliantly surreal, super efficient, modern concrète composition by Chris Madak.
Kinky, crafty, pop-sure curio outta the L.A. leftfield
Soundsystem science and ritual aerobic mysticism from an amazing album
Haunting H-pop psychedelia sourced off the Hype Williams dude's awesome solo debut
Enchanting, elegiac avant-folk noise from a singular artist at his best
OESB returned in style with this spine-tingling gem by an underground pop veteran
Eerie, labyrinthine techno radiophonica
A modern classic on the cusp of analog/digital dimensions