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Chevel / Blurse
Album:Blurse Collection:General
Artist:Chevel Added:02/2016
Label:Stroboscopic Effects 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2016-02-21 Pull Date:2016-04-24 Charts:RPM/Electronica
Week Ending:24 Apr17 Apr10 Apr3 Apr27 Mar20 Mar13 Mar6 Mar

 Recent Airplay
1.Sep 21, 2022:Zootopia
Watery Drumming
4.May 27, 2017:Ode to Year Two
Identity Switch
2.Sep 08, 2022:Zootopia
A Form of Love
5.Feb 18, 2017:it's fair use right?
Identity Switch
3.Jul 27, 2017:Neural facilitation
Low Roof
6.Jan 11, 2017:deep storage
Identity Switch

Album Review
DJ Muscat
Reviewed 2016-02-19 
Genre: minimal techno, minima techn, minim tech, mini tec, min te, mi t, m ,

Ascetic techno—all clicks and clacks and negative space. Chevel possesses an incredible attention to detail and willingness to subvert techno norms (this guy lives in the offbeat). Perfect for nighttime reflection or daytime introspection.

Others: Laurel Halo, Actress, Lee Gamble, Objekt

Favorites: 8, 4, 10, 6, 2, 7, 11, 5. No FCCs.

1. (4:08) Comb - Ominous bass scrapes. A dense, psychedelic swirl. Beat drops out for a trudging middle interlude. The pace picks up again, yet the mood remains menacing and enigmatic.
2. (4:20) *** Windrunner - Metallic percussion. Ghastly windy textures. Detailed, groove laden track.
3. (3:51) Down and Out - Clicky, minimal. Sparse bright chords. Finds its footing midway through.
4. (4:37) *** Low Roof - Bassy ripples. Queasy atmosphere. Really cool drum programming.
5. (4:05) * Watery Drumming - Slow, subtle start. Picks up a beat; “watery drumming” is an apt title actually.
6. (3:29) *** Heimweh - Drum machine fun. Slightly dissonant synth chords. Somewhere between wakefulness and slumber. One of the more melodic tracks.
7. (4:17) ** Flippant Remark - Heartbeat pulse. Barren, frozen pause. Then bursts forward into a driving groove. Cool track.
8. (4:05) *** Identity Switch - Nearly danceable 4/4 groove. Awesome little melodic textures slip through the cracks like radioactive ooze. Favorite track?
9. (4:07) Loop #42 - Shimmering, mysterious loop. Robot meditation music.
10. (4:01) *** Stranded - Shuddering, immediate start. Industrial found sound quality to the percussive elements. Off-putting, captivating track.
11. (4:06) ** Loop #33 - Delay heavy beat. Whirring, airy chords. Moody…robot make out music?
12. (2:49) ** A Form of Love - Very faint beat. Crystalline notes float through the sky. Soothing ambient closer.

Track Listing
1.Comb 7.Flippant Remark
2.Windrunner 8.Identity Switch
3.Down And Out 9.Loop #42
4.Low Roof 10.Stranded
5.Watery Drumming 11.Loop #33
6.Heimweh 12.A Form Of Love