All I’m saying is, CX Kidtronik should’ve been on every track. Read at Spin.
At first, the track listing for XI Versions Of Black Noise seems deliberately confounding. Much of the remix album is devoted to only two tracks from the German producer-DJ’s 2010 minimalist techno breakthrough, Black Noise, and the guest list is glaringly light on crossover appeal …
But … what? There’s gotta be a but, right? Read the full review at The A.V. Club.
Lali Puna, Our Inventions (Morr Music)
On its first album since 2004, Lali Puna rediscovers the serene melodies, husky vocals, and fragile textures that made the group a favorite in the first place.
Grade: A- (via The A.V. Club)