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‘This Is It’, the techno-heavy EP from Craig Williams and Charles I

As always, the musical creations of synth wizard Craig Williams originate from his extensive analogue collection and ear for everything patched. For his latest EP off Discobelle Records, Craig teamed up with LA-based Charles I to create a three-track techno collaboration for the ages. With support from Erol Alkan, Mason, The Aston Shuffle, and AC…

“Raise Your Hands” to Slander’s festival edit of Ummet Ozcan

“Give yourself to the dark side” and listen to this twist of Ummet Ozcan’s recent single. Slander makes an impressive change on their heavy and acidic induced remix of “Raise Your Hands”. Slander is composed of Derek Andersen and Scott Land, two Los Angeles producers that have invested themselves deeply…

Recondite showcases beautific and transfixing techno with ‘PSY’ EP

The beauty Recondite embellishes in his often deep and melancholic music has led to many associating the Berlin based producer as one of today’s most individual and refreshing techno names around. Between his two ample LP’s released under his own Plangent Records imprint and Ghostly,  along with the number of…

Get dirty with Myler’s ‘Butter Soft Leather’ [Exclusive]

Techno mastermind Myler is getting ready to release his upcoming EP, Butter Soft Leather, which features four tracks that experiment with tech sounds to create hard hitting sounds that would drive any rave insane.  The EP flows smoothly, kicking things into call with “Butter Soft Leather,” which slides perfectly into “Chanel…

Analogue mastermind, Craig Williams, releases ‘Saw Throat EP’ with sample pack & stems

Originally hailing from Australia as a bassist, DJ, and Black Hawk helicopter crewman in the Australian Army, techno producer and sound designer Craig Williams currently resides in Los Angeles, CA where he spends most of his time behind a vintage Yamaha M1516 mixer and a drove of DIY modular synthesizers. A true…

Monsieur Monsieur are back in Bromance’s 14th release

Monsieur Monsieur, the French techno duo that are party of Bromance Records, is back with full-fervor on their latest EP, a split between “Lucid” and “Anotheart” with a remix by Jimmy Edgar as their third track. This is full on techno, as they stick to their intense and straightforward style….

Van Bonn delivers a moody ‘Counterpart’ [EP]

It’s no secret that when Copenhagen/ Berlin-based producer Reimut Van Bonn – widely regarded simply as Van Bonn – devotes time to studio sessions, the idea is to create an atmosphere that can transport listeners to an ethereal dimension where soundscapes meet clouded rhythmic craftsmanship.  With a collection of releases…

Dave Metzo takes you back to the “Circus” with his new track [Premiere]

Combine every repressed memory about the circus you may have. Now think about how that would sound. Dave Metzo has delivered that fear to life with his new track “Circus”. Released through Electrocity Limited, the label is well known for producing hypnotic techno loops and deep house sounds that make…

Diamondstein make a visual remix for 3 Teeth’s “Pearls 2 Swine”

I deliver you another 3 TEETH remix and this time Los Angeles duo Diamondstein, combined their sound with a video to go along with the remix. While the boys from 3 TEETH are regularly spending time in the studio their release date for their debut album comes closer. They have…

J.Phlip Gives Us the Ghetto Tech Goods on “Say My Name”

One of the biggest draws to Dirtybird nights is the plethora of new music that you can only hear at the legendary label’s parties. Last year, the crew extended their influence around the globe, curating entire festival stages and even landing an Ibiza weekly residency at Sankey’s. One big piece…

Till Krüger – “Untitled”

Giving us a nice treat today is none other than German producer, Till Krüger, who decided to release a decade old track he made as an exclusive for his very first live set. While many of us may not have been following him back during the track’s premiere play, he’s since…

AnD – Kundalini [EP]

Crafting an unyielding sound that coddles a vicious tone of techno undertakings, Manchester duo AnD manage to steadily release record after record that you can count on finding at techno warehouse face-offs. With a notable running catalog of label releases for Black Sun, Ann Aimee, Horizontal Ground, and even their…

BORIS – HYBRID [EP]

Russian native Boris has been around the New York nightclub scene representing the deep techno sounds of the city. His residency in several nightclubs like Pacha, Crobar, and Roxy has expanded his craft of DJ-ing and has earned him several award nominations for his productions. Since his New Generation EP,…

Raíz – Cored [EP]

 If you’ve already looked into the techno movement that’s been developing in Los Angeles’ corner of the dancefloor chances are the name Raíz rings a familiar bell. The duo – composed of brothers Vidal and Vangelis – have both dedicated themselves and contributed to the city’s  growing musical culture from…

Bonobo Gig – Live review from Rock City

Bonobo – North Borders Tour at Rock City Bonobo is testament to the fact that the sci-fi synthetic sounds created by money-whoring artists who dominate the charts today should, and surely will, realise the errors of their ways. The British

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