Jump Shot Earth £0.99 3. HIT023LP 180g . Listen to James Ferraro Radio featuring songs from Sushi free online. James Ferraro: Sushi ‎ (LP) Hippos In Tanks: HIT023: US: 2012: Sell This Version: Recommendations Reviews Show All 6 Reviews . Listen to free internet radio, news, sports, music, and podcasts. An album by James Ferraro on Napster. Condom £0.99 11. SO N2U £0.99 10. Watch the video for Jet Skis & Sushi from James Ferraro's Sushi for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. CD. Playin Ya Self £0.99 5. E-7 £0.99 8. Released: January 3, 2013. Sushi, an Album by James Ferraro. The uncompromising Far Side Virtual worked precisely because of its ambition to constitute a challenging critique of modern forms of media consumption; indeed, its aforementioned tacky, over-bright production was employed dramatically as an integral part of this programme. Genres: Hypnagogic Pop, Ambient, Sequencer & Tracker. More by James Ferraro → Not Available ← Email Me When Available. Yet, just like its culinary namesake, Sushi’s collection of miniatures does little to coalesce into a coherent whole, instead constituting a fragmented mosaic of isolated musical moments. But by lifting generic sounds from ads, apps, and other modern technological ubiquities, he pumped up the levels of irony and cultural commentary. This album is a potpourri of different flavours and textures which is ultimately lacking in any sense of overarching design or narrative thrust: Sushi is high on style and decidedly low on substance. Listen to albums and tracks from James Ferraro. And more often he's restrained and reflective, echoing Flying Lotus' laid-back atmospheres, albeit with less emotional weight than Steven Ellison is capable of. In many ways he's a dedicated craftsman, and the elegant way he develops his pieces that creates its own kind of emotion. Digital content is not available for sale or trade on Discogs. I just … Hello Select your address Deals Store Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Electronics Home Help Computers Gift Cards Coupons Sell Registry Books APPS & DEVICES FEATURES BROWSE LOGIN TRY NOW. What makes it engaging is its playfulness. Rather than continuing along the same thread established with ‘Far Side Virtual’, Ferraro’s intentions seem far less clear. Genres: Glitch Hop, UK Bass. If nothing else, James Ferraro’s latest LP has a particularly apposite title. Some of his early releases were so murky and obscure that it was tough to sort through it all and glean his intentions. Sonically, Ferraro eschewed his standard blurry sheen. Album Far Side Virtual. Sushi, James Ferraro by tacet. Album Review: James Ferraro – Sushi. James Ferraro – Adventures in Green Foot Printing (from ‘Far Side Virtual’) With this in mind, ‘Sushi’, his newest album, seems even harder to digest. "I'm not always trying to be hyper-conceptual. At best, like the whirring "Jump Shot Earth" or the chirping "Flamboyant", he conjures a smoother, more soulful version of Black Dice. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. Genres: Glitch Hop, UK Bass. The short track lengths, together with the rather skeletal (one is tempted to say underdeveloped) song structures, lends Sushi an episodic feel that is easily comprehensible on initial listens. That's inherently who I am, but I enjoy making music for people to listen to.". Far Side Virtual became Ferraro's most discussed and divisive effort, landing on year-end best-of lists as often as it got dismissed as a joke. TRY NOW. Perhaps the problem lies in the binary thinking betrayed by Ferraro in his recent interviews promoting this release. The chiming lope of "Jet Skis & Sushi" suggests technology fusing with humanity, and the closing song's wavy tones and ponging accents are oddly wistful, despite the fact that it's titled "Bootycall". Download full album for just £7.49 1. See our policy statement. Digging any deeper is like asking what sounds yellow makes. Released 7 November 2012 on Hippos in Tanks. User simon-gould mentioned in the release history that the B side of this is NOT the album, instead being 2 tracks of hard dance/trance, and I can definitely confirm this. He also released digital downloads under aliases such as Bebetune$ and Bodyguard. Plus 100,000 AM/FM radio stations featuring music, news, and local sports talk. Edit Release All Versions of this Release Data Correct . That smoothness can get cheesy, but it's a sincere kind of cheesy rather than a winking one. Available: January 3, 2013. James Ferraro - Palm Trees, Wi-Fi and Dream Sushi - YouTube Yet, it is because of, rather than despite, Sushi’s tempering of Ferraro’s past tendencies towards extreme obliqueness that this album feels so slight. The textures employed throughout the record, whilst not exactly warm or comfortable, are at least clean and elegant: a far cry from the lo-fi hypnagogia of Ferraro’s early work or the nauseating hyperactivity of Sushi’s predecessor, Far Side Virtual. Add Review. Relatively concept free, James Ferraro's follow up to last year's much discussed Far Side Virtual features well-made electronic instrumental music, the best of which rivals that of any current producer. James Ferraro: Sushi ‎ (LP) Hippos In Tanks: HIT023: US: 2012: Sell This Version: Recommendations Reviews Add Review [r4071029] Release. It hardly seems worth pointing out (although in the context of this record perhaps it is) but the idea that enjoyment somehow derives from vacuity, or at least that the latter is necessary for the former, is hopelessly misguided: Sushi is enjoyable but only to a certain, very limited, extent. Album Reviews [Hippos In Tanks; 2012] Earlier this year, James Ferraro released a free mixtape entitled Silica Gel under his Bodyguard moniker. James Ferraro's work is usually about layers, both in its dense sound and in the multiple meanings behind that sound. Josh Becker November 16, 2012. Albums include Far Side Virtual, Live at Primavera Sound 2012, and NYC, Hell 3:00AM. Powder £0.99 2. ... Sushi, 11 new tracks under his own name, finds the LA-based producer moving even further towards music you could imagine hearing in a club, which isn’t to say that you will. album reviews, live music reviews, interviews, features. James Ferraro – Sushi 4 The experimental NYC -> Los Angeles-based underground electronic producer James Ferraro artistically creates unhinged psychedelic digital experiences with his work. This is a record whose impact is capped by the self-professed modesty of its ambitions: a disappointing release from an artist whose previous work has been so lofty, challenging and (on occasion) rewarding. Perhaps there are jokes happening here that I'm not catching (and titles like "SO N2U" and "Condom" aren’t exactly serious). Also send emails for our other sales: You can unsubscribe from our emails at any time, and we'll still let you know when this product is available. CD. SHIPS FREE in … Rated #1181 in the best albums of 2012. James Ferraro ReleaseProduct Sushi Label Hippos In Tanks Catalogue Number HIT023 Release Date November 12, 2012 Vinyl, 1×LP. Genres: Glitch Hop, UK Bass. But strip away the layers of “hyper-conceptual” rhetoric surrounding Ferraro’s work and all that is left is the somewhat vague and inconsequential musical vision found on Sushi: this music is embryonic and shallow, littered with hip reference points but devoid of any hint of a unique artistic identity. Out of stock Create Gift Voucher Add to Cart 1xLP Read More. Add to Collection Add to Wantlist Remove from Wantlist. Ferraro has said himself that Sushi represents an attempt to move away from the “hyper-conceptual” nature of the rest of his back catalogue, emphasising that “I enjoy making music for people to listen to.” Certainly, this album is immediately more welcoming than the artist’s previous, often wilfully inscrutable, work. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Sushi - James Ferraro on AllMusic James Ferraro (born November 7, 1986) is an American musician, producer, ... Ferraro's work became increasingly influenced by contemporary hip hop and R&B, as evidenced on albums such as Sushi (2012), NYC, Hell 3:00 AM (2013), and Skid Row (2015). sushi by james ferraro buy online at resident, dreamy & glitch-laden electronica from the acclaimed lo-fi enthusiast, moving from his conceptual modus But I give Ferraro and his rather exhaustive track record more credit than that. Published Oct 24, 2012. Unavailable Create Gift Voucher Add to Cart 1xLP Read More. And despite the surface clarity, the music was still dense-- it turns out listening to a month’s worth of smartphone alerts and Skype chimes in one 45-minute chunk isn't easy. "You can contrive it to a point where it gets too heady," he told Dazed a few months ago. Home; Sushi (LP) Tweet. James Ferraro - Sushi CD. Share. Trying to figure out why James Ferraro called it Sushi is to search for meaning that is not there. Those moments suggest what Ferraro has begun on Sushi could deliver deeper rewards, if this mercurial artist sees fit to continue down this earnest path. What makes it engaging is its playfulness. Stream live CNN, FOX News Radio, and MSNBC. Palm Trees, Wi-Fi and Dream Sushi Lyrics [Female Voice] (Japanese) [Virtual Waiter] I … If nothing else, James Ferraro’s latest LP has a particularly apposite title. But to me Sushi sounds mostly like well-made, engaging electronic instrumental music, the best of which rivals that of any current producer. But Ferraro more recently expressed a desire to shed all the layers. This site uses cookies to improve your experience. $22.98 . Released 7 November 2012 on Hippos in Tanks. Booty Call £0.99 All this continuing chatter made what Ferraro might do next fun to imagine but hard to guess. Marketplace. Listen free to James Ferraro – Sushi (Powder, Jumpshot Earth and more). 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