Review of Dälek's Gutter Tactics

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This is not 50 Cent pretending to be a thug. Dälek's closest relatives in the mainstream rap world are Public Enemy. But where PE looped the most abrasive funk samples they could find, Dälek take their cue from My Bloody Valentine and John Cage.

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Over in the record reviews section, I've posted a write up of the new Dälek album, Gutter Tactics. Haven't heard of them?

Give it a read and check them out. Here's a teaser for you:

Dälek is not your typical rap group; in fact, they are something completely different altogether. Sure, there are beats and rhyming, but it's not the sort of music that would pass for hip-hop on MTV or in dance clubs. There are no guest rappers littering every other track. There is no hook while the DJ revolves it.

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