Algorhythms – EELRIJUE (EP Review)
Frankly, trying to review this album sent me into Barton Fink-mode. For a while, I planned to settle on that single sentence alone as my review. Only after several repeat listens could I begin to wrangle some verbiage. What is EELRIJUE? Is it an anagram? The name of an ancient Nordic sea serpent? This was a mystery wrapped in an enigma before I even pressed play; a great start.
What follows is a sound more developed since Algorhythms’ self-titled first album. It’s functions have been reformulated and optimised into something more “elegant”, to borrow algorithmic terminology, like an evolving organism..