From the very beginning, it was Younge’s intention to create an old-school Delfonics vibe but offer a very hip-hop-informed perspective. There are distinguishing musical elements that Delfonics fans will recognize, like the electric sitar guitar, the French horn, string arrangements, and the tympani. “I want people to expect something classic but not expect to hear the same thing rehashed,” Younge says. “I want to push it forward. William and I strived to push this forward. Younge now makes this breath-taking musical outing available once again on his own Linear Labs imprint.
Adrian Younge calls The Electronique Void an academic album, by which he means it is both instructional and informational. The science of love, its formulas and if-then constraints, causal relationships and observable properties, is best taught experientially, but learning it hurts so, so bad. Music, especially electronic music, reliant as it is on abstraction and unrepentant as it is about hijacking your physiological responses to tempo and rhythm and dynamics, is a way to get there without going through it… Adrian Younge now presents what is sure to be one of his most sought after instrumental releases, The Electronique Void: Black Noise Instrumentals.
This is the instrumental version of Adrian Younge masterpiece. Not much more to say except that you need to own a copy of this one… Or maybe two.
Finally back in stock! This set includes six singles in full color jackets with two of the singles being both picture discs and Serato controllers!
Three new tracks off the Something About April II album. Featuring Raekwon, Rza, and Bilal with production from… you guessed it – Adrian Younge.
Two new tracks off the Something About April II album. Side A features Scarub (of Living Legends), and both tracks are produced by Adrian Younge.
Two hot new tracks off of the upcoming Something About April II album. Both tracks feature Raekwon, and the B-side also features Raekwon. This is a definite grab for all of you Wu heads reading this (and isn’t that basically everyone?).
We’ve been having trouble keeping stock of this super hot item so orders yours now to secure a copy! Check out the audio samples on the detail page – PURE FIRE! Recorded with Younge’s collection of rare instruments, Something About April II advances his musical paradigm with enterprising concepts and grander compositions – it synthesizes the boundaries between dark American soul and classic European cinema.
CD also shipping.