Good Willsmith

Noisey Mix

Mukqs' Noisey Mix Is the Perfect Escape-from-Reality Music

The Chicago-based experimenter released a disorienting full-length earlier this month and will put out another next week. His new mix is full of similarly transcendent beats.
Colin Joyce
5.31.19
Premieres

Dustin Wong, Takako Minekawa, and Good Willsmith's New Album Is Pure Bliss

'Exit Future Heart' is a swirling ambient dream born from improvised sessions at Good Willsmith's Chicago home over the course of one night.
Colin Joyce
5.4.18
Noisey News

Support Mexico City Earthquake Relief Efforts by Buying Some Weird-Ass Music

The experimental label Umor Rex is donating all of their digital sales from now through October 15.
Colin Joyce
9.22.17
Features

Mukqs' New Album Is Concerned With the Weight of the Universe

'11,666,666,666,666,666,666' is named after one of Sun Ra's cosmic numbers—which is only one surreal facet of the Chicago producer's new record.
Marc Masters
5.23.17
Best of 2016

The 25 Best Experimental Albums of 2016

From church organ drones to locked groove pranks.
Colin Joyce
12.13.16
2016

The 33 Best Albums of 2016

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

The Chaotic Patriotism of MrDougDoug's Election Day Album Will Make You Want to Vote

'These Magical Numbers' features "69 Starspangled 420," an terrifying and hilarious metaphor for an absurd state of affairs.
Colin Joyce
11.8.16
Features

Good Willsmith Members' New Solo Tapes Are a Testament to the Joyous Complexity of Friendship

Longtime buds Mukqs, TALsounds, and MrDougDoug return with three cassettes that highlight their unity and diversity at the same time.
Colin Joyce
10.13.16
thump news

“Surrender” To The Unearthly Vocals on TALsounds’ Latest Ambient Track

The drone virtuoso gives us a taste from her upcoming release, 'Lifter + Lighter.'
Meilyn Huq
9.21.16
thump exclusive stream

Good Willsmith's Mukqs and DJWWWW Dive Into the Soupy and Surreal on a New Split

The likeminded electronics absurdists each take a side on a tape for Phinery, out August 1.
Colin Joyce
7.26.16
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
Free Radicals

A Crop of Producers Are Discovering New Emotions Buried in Everyday Sounds

The first installment of Free Radicals looks at records from Matmos, Wanda Group, and Good Willsmith that find joy, pain, and transcendence in musique concrète structures
Colin Joyce
3.9.16
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