Dust and Sool didn't suit me as much as say Berlinette, Orchestra of Bubbles, or some of her CD mixes and various songs. This on the other hand sounds very interesting indeed from the sample. I like the somewhat acoustic parts (I almost thought it would all be like this, lol) countered with the ambient/electronic pieces. I want to see how it all comes together.
If anything anchors Ellen Allien's work, it's her attitude, rather than a sound. From the icy abstraction of Sool to the playful indie-dance of Dust , from the leftfield techno-pop of Orchestra of Bubbles to her flamboyant take on house music on Watergate 05 , the one constant in her work is a..