Curtis A. Jones would be one of Chicago house music's most important figures even if all he'd done was start a couple of record labels. Twin pillars of the city's mid-'90s second major house wave, Cajual and Relief were matched oppositesthe former oriented toward club DJs for whom classicist, ... More >>
Kathy BoosChrissy Murderbot/Machinedrum
Thursday, May 19
Better than: Listening to deep sub-bass on laptop speakers.
Planet Mu has one of the more unique trajectories of any electronic dance label. Mike Paradinas founded it in the mid-'90s as a showcase for the sort of IDM he ... More >>