How dance musicians find their identities by losing themselves.
This week, Robert Christgau tackles the newest releases from Oneohtrix Point Never and Arca.
Bjork watched on as they bowed out with a rallying cry at Iceland Airwaves.
Coachella is strewn half-naked bodies, everyone’s excavating each other's tonsils, they're daggering to no music, they’re wearing t-shirts that say “Wild Child” and “America Fuck Yeah.”
WHAT THE FUCK IS GOIN ON BRUH? THERE'S A RECORD LABEL THAT CONDONES THIS B?
Every so often, Scandinavia produces a group who seem to exist in a world of their own, but whose music welcomes you in like an old friend. Röyksopp had that quality, so too, rather more sadistically, do The Knife.