The Underflow “Instant Opaque Evening”

Sprawling, cathartic, and adventurous, Instant Opaque Evening, is a tactile and immersive listening experience. The Underflow – the trio of Mats Gustafsson, David Grubbs, and Rob Mazurek – find new ways to mix disparate sounds into intricately woven, free moving pieces. None of these guys need any real introductions, but their combined prowess digs out new ground and so many unexpected zones that I find … Continue reading The Underflow “Instant Opaque Evening”

Rob Mazurek – Exploding Star Orchestra “Dimensional Stardust”

Rob Mazurek’s work has always pushed boundaries and dissected common ideas and approaches. Eschewing already-blazed paths, he creates sprawling worlds of sound uniquely his own whether it’s with his solo work, various groups he’s part of, or, in this case, with the always great Exploding Star Orchestra. On Dimensional Stardust, you find yourself estranged on an alien planet where familiar pieces are everywhere, but nothing … Continue reading Rob Mazurek – Exploding Star Orchestra “Dimensional Stardust”