Profondo Rosa cover

Profondo Rosa


Aylu’s music has tenuous relationships to a number of different genres – juke and footwork; vaporwave; toytown electronica; post-Autechre, intricate IDM – but it’s the way this Argentinian producer merges those forms, and then muddies them playfully, like a child drawing their fingers through a paint palette, that makes Profondo Rosa a compelling listen. It can be hard to pin down exactly why it works – why the sax lines in “D’oro” feel like vapour trails of smoke, not easy listening fluff; why the clicky tickle of “Grigio” has more character than hundreds of glitch producers – perhaps it’s something to do with a light touch, a capacity to make the intricate seem effortless, to let complex elements join together as they fly through the air, as though they’re weightless, freed from convention.

Jon Dale

K-Group cover


Sometime Today cover

Sometime Today

Darren Tate, Paul Bradley
Rags to Riches cover

Rags to Riches

Idea Fire Company
August 1974 cover

August 1974

Taj Mahal Travellers
Veiculo cover


To Rococo Rot
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Vilhelm Bromander
Charivari Music cover

Charivari Music