club faves 'Cubik' and 'In Yer Face'
opinion this album marks the maturation of 808 State. Moving from the gorgeous
rawness of their early work, Ex:El represents a movement into electronic
lushness. Colourful sounds and well worked complex musical design.
works with them on 'Q-mart', brilliant strings and Icelandic guttural fusion,
and 'Ooops'. Bernard Sumner of New Order fame makes an appearance on 'Spanish
Heart'. Haunting melodies, funkflexity, unusual dance gravity.