Off The Beaten Groove – November 2021

Off The Beaten Groove – November 2021

Off the beaten groove makes it’s grand return in November of 2021!  There are a lot of cool things happening within the walls of ARC this year, including development our new I/50 integrated amplifier we are excited to share more about with you in the near future!  In the meantime, here’s a short list of music we’re loving to listen to as we work to bring you the standard in high definition audio reproduction.

Leon Bridges : Gold Diggers Sound, Columbia Records 2020, LP/CD, Another soul classic from this modern day crooner

Nation of Language : Introduction, Presence, Self-released 2020, LP/CD, Synth-pop revival excellence from NYC

Ela Minus : acts of rebellion, Domino Recording Co 2020, LP/CD, Lush cold-wave disco club instrumentals

Activity : Unmask Whoever, Self-released 2020, LP/CD, another under-the-radar LP from members of Field Mouse, Russian Baths, and Grooms that deserves your attention

Skylab : #1, Tummy touch Records, 1994, LP/CD, downtempo experimental beat music and ambient/musique concrete-leaning miscellany.

Purple Disco Machine : Soulmatic, Sweat It Out – NHMM, 2017, LP/CD, German DJ and producer Tino Piontek brings a heavy blend of house, disco and funk. 

Alif Tree : French Cuisine, Compost Records, 2006, LP/CD,  a delightful ambient downtempo album, one of the most substantial electronic albums since the breakup of Portishead.