Autechre

Free Radicals

When Times Are Challenging, Listen to Music That Challenges You

Autechre’s new album is intimidatingly abstract and eight hours long, which is an ungodly amount of music to listen to in one sitting. You should try it.
Colin Joyce
6.28.18
The Noisey Guide to

The Guide to Getting Into Autechre

The duo’s latest offering is an 8-hour collection of brain-liquifying beats, low hz static, and other shredded software sounds. Most of their catalog is pretty imposing, so here’s where to start.
Colin Joyce
4.17.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 13 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

In this week's roundup of essential new projects: Young Thug surprises us (again) alongside Nicki Minaj, 21 Savage, and Lil Uzi Vert, Tinashe (finally) returns with her third LP, and War on Women pick apart America's bullshit.
Alex Robert Ross
Colin Joyce
Kim Kelly
Kristin Corry
4.13.18
Space Jams

Sónar Is Sending Electronic Music to Aliens 12 Light Years Away

The Spanish festival has partnered with METI (Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence) to send transmissions, for the first time in human history, to a "potentially habitable exoplanet."
Alex Robert Ross
11.16.17
Important Questions Raised By...

Do These Studio Videos Prove That Justin Bieber Is the Next Aphex Twin?

Who knew that a Canadian pop star would revive IDM?
Phil Witmer
3.1.17
Features

The Best Things We Saw on the Dance Music Internet This Week

Alice Glass, Autechre, Trevor Jackson and more make our list of the week's best things.
Britt Julious
2.27.17
Best of 2016

The 25 Best Experimental Albums of 2016

From church organ drones to locked groove pranks.
Colin Joyce
12.14.16
2016

The 33 Best Albums of 2016

From electro-protest anthems to rose-tinted remembrances of childhood.
THUMP Staff
12.8.16
Features

The 25 Best Albums of 2016 So Far

The long-players that have been making our hearts beat faster, in no particular order.
THUMP Staff
6.22.16
thump news

Autechre Just Surprise Released a Five-Disc Album

'Elseq 1-5' dropped after a week of mysterious movements by the duo.
Michael Scott Barron
5.22.16
thump news

Autechre Dropped a Nasty 12-Minute Feedback Beat on BBC Radio 6 Last Night

"Feed1" is the first new music from the duo since the release of their 2013 EP 'L-Event'.
Michael Scott Barron
5.16.16
thump news

The Film about Bloc Looks Like a Scrapbook to a Blighted but Beloved Festival

'Dancing on Carpets' is the perfect send-off to the decade old Bloc festival.
Michael Scott Barron
4.8.16
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