Boomkat Product Review:
Autechre's classic second album from 1994.
At last, Warp reissue one of their most loved gems, which Autechre themselves have referred to as conceiving as their “Warp record” - written to complement the label’s early ‘90s ambient/AI catalogue.
Depending on yr perspective, Amber is quite possibly the most beautiful Autechre album. It’s much softer, more atmospheric than the needling electro tones of Incunabula, and also much more approachable, more innocent than the cold, rugged Tri Repetae; like a snapshot of the duo in post-club gouch-out mode, hugging the sofa and chewing their ears in the days before somebody might snap you doing so on their iPhone.
Basically it’s completely essential if you love electronic music.