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a sonic eye opener that refreshes as it entertains...,
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This review is from: After All (Audio CD)
As the press release says, its difficult to describe this music without resorting to cliches. But then cliches and cliches precisely because they need to be said and are often the truth. Ambience, minimalist hiphop, beats and post rock work-outs mark the territory which many of the other three 310 albums laid the groundwork for, but none of them were quite as coherent as this one which is a sonic eye opener that refreshes as it entertains. Tim Donovan (one half of 310) has recently been in the studio with Angie Stone and Busta Rhymes new protegee, and is the fuel for the hiphop mix here. However, ultimately, its all about gently funky ambience and techno weirdness with just enough beats to keep heads nodding DJ Shadow style...