Tracklistings come from MusicBrainz. You can add or edit information about Personality at musicbrainz. Find out more about our use of this dataand also our policy on profanity. Find out more about our use of this data. The Hotflush boss takes a turn for the most cavernous of clubs on album three. Rory Gibb Any album that starts with a monologue decrying a lack of individuality in modern music could justifiably be accused of setting itself up for a fall.
The music contained Album) Hotflush boss Scuba 's third album largely manages to transcend its grumpy opening, though it's an oddly downbeat way to begin. It's doubly amusing perhaps intentionally so when, after its confrontational first few seconds, it becomes evident that Personality is Paul Rose's least moody record to date. Where his debut and its follow-up, 's largely excellent Triangulation, were rendered in stark greyscale, here he lets in sumptuous bursts of melody that light up the darkness around them in sharp relief.
Thankfully, though, they're rarely bright enough to obscure the more appealing aspects of Rose's music. So even as Personality focuses on big-room, big-crowd dynamics more than any of his previous works, its finest moments arrive when Rose drops his guard and allows things to unfold at their own pace. Action begins life as dub-techno, pillowy chords anchored fast by huge, booming NE1BUTU - Scuba (4) - Personality (CD drums; halfway through, a slight shift in energy morphs the track into hefty, robotic electro-funk.
Elsewhere, Personality finds Scuba's music finally shifting into a region hinted at for some time: cavernous club music. It sometimes lacks the focus of his straight-up techno material released as SCBand his direct melding of UK and European structures occasionally produces rhythms leaning uncomfortably towards straight-up breakbeat, NE1BUTU - Scuba (4) - Personality (CD.
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