João Orecchia

João Orecchia: Eclectic Electro-Acoustic Collage

Toy instruments, synths, and children’s voices, mixed with musique concrète and samples of his father’s recordings from the 1960s, are some of the elements that comprise Peruvian-Italian artist João Orecchia‘s spirited Hands and Feet.

100 Unheralded Albums from 2010

Among the thousands of under-appreciated or under-publicized albums that were released in 2010, hundreds became our favorites and were presented in ALARM and on Of those, we pared down to 100 outstanding releases, leaving no genre unexplored in our list of this year’s overlooked gems.