Machine Love is an instrumental down-tempo, trip hop-space rock artist from the San Francisco Bay Area. Their music has been described as ambient groove, sexy chill-out, and electronica soul. The Machine Love signature sound creates an atmosphere that you can either ease back and get into or get up and groove with.
Released in 2006 “Pushing West” is Machine Love's fourth full-length release.
Influences include psychedelic, lounge, jazz, funk, and rock artists such as Thievery Corporation, Fila Brazilia, Visit Venus, Air, Pink Floyd, Cocteau Twins, Herbie Hancock, Porcupine Tree, Rise Robots Rise, Gus Gus, The Flaming Lips, Beck, Coldplay and Miles Davis. Here's what some reviewers have said:
"This is just straight-up 'Booty-music', kinda like updated porno-funk...but better" -- ElectronicScene
"…The future sound of downtown without the bother of babble…” -- GarageBand.com