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Oneohtrix Point Never Talks His 13 Favourite Albums
Rory Gibb , November 18th, 2011 06:43

Following the release of his best full-length so far Replica, Daniel Lopatin, the mind behind Oneohtrix Point Never and one half of Ford & Lopatin, takes us through his 13 favourite albums. Click the image at the bottom to begin.

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Return To Forever - Where Have I Known You Before
My dad had this record dubbed on a Maxell C90 with Mahavishnu Orchestra's Birds of Fire on the other side. 'Song To The Pharoah Kings' represents a seismic shift in my consciousness because of the simplicity of the organ and mono lead intro, which transforms into a dark electric shred labyrinth. Unfortunately every time it gets really heavy, Chick Corea 'leprechauns out' with his weird elvin fantasy riffs. The Lenny White and Stanley Clarke rhythm section is an animal. Thundercat probably goes 'cyber'/'leprechaun' practicing his bass over this shit in 2011. My fusion band Trolls of Precision covers a majority of the RTF cataloge, years 1974-1977.


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