Overflowing robust beatwork and rugged melodic strands are featured start to end. If Toytronic was the go-to imprint for brittle and punchy IDM of the past, Clean Error would be today’s. Also tagged as being “Resprayed with Love,” Clean Error label boss Jimmy Batista (aka Enabl.ed) finally releases Tipsy Haux 2.0— which almost slipped away—now with six extra […]
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A mixed bag of mechanical flurries that stretch and contract in an erratic yet somehow cohesive sonic shape. I tend to go back to Autechre’s Amber (Warp, 1994) quite a bit and recall “Glitch”—a track composed of fractured beats and undulating emotional slivers leaking through fluid rhythms. It’s in those brief moments of subtle charm mixed […]
As Detroit Underground continue to expand their roster, there has always been a key focus on intelligent dance music, all of its subtle mutations, ricocheting melodies, disjointed lyrical blurbs and an improvisational signature. The same holds true for this newly formed outfit known as Cyuild Apo. [Release page] Enabl.ed and Valence Drakes teamed up late […]
Enabl.ed continues to produce a steady vehicle of rhythmic speed-bumps that packages itself uniquely in a playground of drenched glitch. It’s been an prolific few years for Jimmy Batista’s Enabl.ed moniker and a challenge to isolate the senses from recent outings in order to digest this (new) 6-pack digital release on Enpeg. Sure each track […]
Moving very little soil in these windswept collages, Delicate Glitch adheres to the chilled side of electronics, casually unearthing layer upon layer of sonic bubbles that burst gracefully upon the ears.. [Release page] How much room can there be to stretch within 21 minutes and five selections? Quite a bit if you’re Jimmy Batista. Already queued to release […]
Although each piece has magnetized layers of digital flux tied to fractured melodic hues, the result is an over-saturated mixture of data-processed beatwork and a mirage of unassuming beauty rattling the soil it stands on. [Listen] The Perfect Provider, a remix EP hand-picked by Jimmy Batista (aka Enabl.ed), highlights skittering electronics and severely disjointed melodies, […]