The only prominently available full-length that bears Kate Simko’s name is Music from the Atom Smashers, a hypnotic and specifically not dancefloor-oriented 2009 film score built on trailing ambient forms with crackling electronics. However, the Chicago producer has been active within the dance music community for years, having issued well-received house and techno singles and EPs for a handful of labels such as Ghostly International’s Spectral Sound imprint. Read my review of Lights Out at PopMatters, and my post about Music from….is here.
Posted by: Dominic Umile | 07/18/2011
Published Elsewhere: Kate Simko