A “jam-tronica” primer In honor of Jimkata’s performance at Duke’s Bohemian Grove Bar on Thursday, and as a tie-in with this week’s Soundcheck column, here are a few stellar examples of present-day jam-tronica.

1)Jimkata, “Night Shade”

2)Sound Tribe Sector 9, “When the Dust Settles”

3)New Deal, “Receiver”

4)Tortoise, “Penumbra”

5)Lotus, “Bubonic Tonic”

- Jeff Miers