That's That

“That’s That,” Audion’s sixth release in his nonstop 2009 assault of singles, has dual personalities, comprising two discrete movements within its eight-and-a-half minutes—a theme-and-variation approach that makes for a brain-warping listen. First, we get the main theme—a rapid-fire call and response between an acid-tinged bass groan and a two-toned “ping!”—repeated and modulated, riled up and cooled down ad infinitum. At the halfway point, Audion pulls out the rug from under us: mashing the samples up against one another, twisting the pings into mobius strips, folding the bass back over itself, and riding the beat, laughing devilishly, into the sunset.

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It’s been going on for more than a decade: Under cover of darkness, Matthew Dear slips out of his pop auteur guise and exorcises his demons on the dancefloor through an elusive alter-ego, Au...check out Audion's page and other releases

  • Spectral Sound
  • SPC-81
  • formats:
  • Digital
  • release date:
  • November 3, 2009
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