Steinvord ‎– Steinvord

Label:
Rephlex ‎– CAT 212 EP
Format:
Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, EP
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Tracklist

A1 Backyard
A2 Maelstrom
B1 Iyff Acid E1
B2 Cyg X-1
B3 Ontrackv2

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed BySRD

Notes

Made in EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 666908021266

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19eightyfour

19eightyfour

November 3, 2014

One of my favorite listens and one of the best anything I've heard in a long...long time. This EP is a reawakening to the infinite capabilities electronic music posses and it's inner inter-dimensional capabilities in my opinion :-) The sounds on this EP are so phucking amazing you will need a day (or two) to rephlex past, present and future. It's heavy, and I want to experience it again...and again..and again. This is one of the the most gratifying compositions since I can remember. Support the label.
liams_library

liams_library

October 11, 2013
Hold up! I heard this is one of the members of the KLF and that dude hooked up with that guy from the prodigy and bought a laptop and some programs and said "we got this shit on lock" Or was it the guy from orbital?
elitist_loser

elitist_loser

August 19, 2012

Unless my record has an error, according to its run etchings, side A has 3 tracks, side B only two.
So the tracklisting should be :
A1 Backyard
A2 Maelstrom
A3 Iyff Acid E1
B1 Cyx X-1
B2 Ontrackv2

Otherwise good EP, but very reminiscent of both AFX and Squarepusher.
richardorahood

richardorahood

July 19, 2012
this is on board with tuss or any high energy aphex you may be craving. If your a rephlex label junkie then this is your next listen. RELENTLESS scifi drum and bass breaaks and much creativity. One of the best new electronica releases in my opinion.
larmy

larmy

March 22, 2012

If you get past being another moron who needs to compulsively compare things with other things, you'll find here one of the best electronic music released this year so far. 4 tracks of reckless electronica with greatly crafted drumbreaks, acid basslines, drum and bass, ambient pads and a lot more to listen to. This is beter than any other name out there trying a similar stuff nowadays. A lot of different styles and shades wrapped in a single release, all executed with great taste. If you still want to compare it with other music, Backyard may remind of Photek in his prime at some times. Really solid drum and bass/jungle with IDM wizardy. Maelstrom is a great track of 9 minutes of duration that may remind you of Tom Jenkinson at his best, mixed with all kind of musique concrete sounds and passages, and even some gabber kicks. The name and some of the sounds and the way the track evolves is spot on in what I think is a great representation of some sort of epic tale or legend.
Iyff acid is a great drum and bass/acid track with a 303 line that flows in a way only Aphex Twin can pull out. Cyg x-1 is the odd one in the good sense: I can't really compare this one to any other music around. The name is again really fitting as it envisions some sort of outer space happenings, specially those pads at the end when the track reaches its climax. onTrack v2 is a straight drum and bass/amen tune which is nothing special in itself, but has a lot of energy and good vibe into it, which is hard to achieve considering how many times the amen has been rocked already.
High replay value due tracks having a lot of subtle details you keep discovering every time.

Im giving this a 4/5 because I would like to have those tracks in digital format instead of vinyl. Im just hopping they get included in a future release.