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Amobi, Chino / Airport Music For Black Folk
Album:Airport Music For Black Folk Collection:General
Artist:Amobi, Chino Added:02/2017
Label:Non 

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Add Date:2017-03-15 Pull Date:2017-05-17 Charts:RPM/Electronica, Classical/Experimental
Week Ending:23 Apr16 Apr19 Mar
Airplays:112

 Recent Airplay
1.Apr 20, 2017:I Like to Dance: Shake Off Your Pants
Warszawa
3.Mar 18, 2017:Reckless Burning
Milan
2.Apr 13, 2017:I Like to Dance: Shake Off Your Pants
Berlin
4.Mar 16, 2017:I Like to Dance: Shake Off Your Pants
Warszawa

Album Review
Shay Z
Reviewed 2017-03-05 
Modern intersectional, electronic protest music. Founder of African experimental noise label NON, Chino Amobi provides a timely update of Brian Eno’s 1978 masterpiece to meet the anxiety of the post-9/11 era. Through industrial and noise song craft, Chino destroys Eno’s notion of the contemplative, privileged airport experience of old. Here, Amobi’s blown-out synths, gun shots, and breathy vocal loops expose the physical tension and disorientation of the modern airport. 
Genre: Noise, Deconstruction, TSA Jams
RIYL: Rabit, Elysia Crampton, Lotic, Arca
Favorite Tracks: 4, 5, 6
FCCs? Nah, almost no discernible lyrics
London (3:57) - textural, squeaky spacious, Evan Ifekoya monologue on being QTPOC (queer trans person of color)
London II (3:07) - begin with ambient terminal noise, huge spaces, lift off, warped robot vocals
Malmo (2:41) - gun shots, splatters, looped vocals, intense contrast of sad, musical voice with harsh guns
Milan (1:32)* - breathing, bass, lofty vocals, compelling
Warszawa (2:41)* - instrumental industrial banger, electrical slaps, plodding sound collage
Berlin (4:02)*- banging drums, looped vocoder returns, squawk, throbbing
Rotterdam (2:43) - What’s coming out of their … ? Oh Jesus, some serious noise here, collisions, smashes, trap air horn samples?

Track Listing
1.London 4.Milan
2.London Ii 5.Warszawa
3.Malmo 6.Berlin
 7.Rotterdam