AUGMENTED REALITY / 10 YEARS REISSUE EP (FLUXION / BVDUB RMX / PINK TRANSPARENT VINYL)
strong dub techno tracks!
LIGHT INFUSION EP 1
part 1. light infusions is the result of a long distillation process that led to a collection of eight tracks, four of which are collaborations between hydergine and relevant dub / deep techno artists: audub, luke hess, merv, and mikkel metal. the intention of the project is to provide a listening experience of extended playtime and timeless fruition, that entails a coherent and mature artistic vision. a beatless / downtempo introduction makes way to seven 4/4 tracks characterized by floating, emotional, and refined aesthetics. the different infusions present reminiscent dub moods, from introspective and melancholic to more powerful and uplifting. various shades of the emotional spectrum reverberate magically and effectively during the entire tracklist, inducing a dreamy and mind-altering effect.
STOLEN TIME EP (OCTAL INDUSTRIES RMX / TRANSPARENT VINYL)
amazing crystal clear pressing! for its 11th release, ranges announces a special collaboration. ohm is known as an icelandic dub techno veteran with releases on labels such as thule records, Æ recordings, luck of access, x/oz, and solid groove. he teams up with el choop, a uk-based artist with a distinctive approach to dub techno, who released on key labels like echocord and etui.
ranges is back with a new ep release by gradient titled “autumn clouds”. three original tracks, each characterized by wisely crafted dub techno chords and atmospheres. the timeless and minimalistic approach adopted by gradient presents a geometric dub modeling paired with atmospheric elements that convey a hazy melancholy and peaceful introspection. rarefied grooves and analog warmth are the signature traits of this release, which immerse the listener in a unique experience. submoon complements the ep with a dancefloor proof rework, with evolving and dreamy dub layers. a completely reimagined and propulsive track, that presents an impressive multi-dimensional density and vibe. a great addon that makes this release versatile and special. a perfect release to celebrate this autumn. available on a limited pressing on heavyweight 180g vinyl. don’t miss it!
LIGHT INFUSION EP 2
part 2. light infusions is the result of a long distillation process that led to a collection of eight tracks, four of which are collaborations between hydergine and relevant dub / deep techno artists: audub, luke hess, merv, and mikkel metal. the intention of the project is to provide a listening experience of extended playtime and timeless fruition, that entails a coherent and mature artistic vision. a beatless / downtempo introduction makes way to seven 4/4 tracks characterized by floating, emotional, and refined aesthetics. the different infusions present reminiscent dub moods, from introspective and melancholic to more powerful and uplifting. various shades of the emotional spectrum reverberate magically and effectively during the entire tracklist, inducing a dreamy and mind-altering effect.
LIGHT INFUSION LP (2X12 / 180G)
light infusions is the result of a long distillation process that led to a collection of eight tracks, four of which are collaborations between hydergine and relevant dub / deep techno artists: audub, luke hess, merv, and mikkel metal. cover artwork by marco conte. bonus photos by alex palmieri
MIDNIGHT DUBS (180G / VINYL ONLY)
dub at its best! 180g and vinyl only. ranges presents a collaborative release between two artists hailing from the forests of middle finland. jukka hänninen (aka tm shuffle and dj shuffle) is known for his deep and moody dub house/techno productions and for his label vuo records. jussi-pekka parikka (aka monoder) is recognized for his signature dubbed-out releases from the early 2000s on labels like statik entertainment and pakkas-levyt. together, they deliver two original tracks and two mutual reworks. ranging between warm deep/dub house to raw dub techno, the tracks represent an inspired journey infused with melancholic and reminiscent sounds.
METRO JUICE ARCHIVES EP (180G / VINYL ONLY)
12" (180g / shrinked)
limited repress! ranges gives new light to the late 90s metro juice label catalog. the ep includes four tracks by w-moon entailing his distinctive visionary and retro-futuristic style. subtle melodies, analog delays, reminiscent and floating sounds are the highlights of these tracks, which have been entirely digitally remastered from recovered dats. over 30 minutes playtime, pressed on 180g vinyl.
TURNING POINT EP (180G / VINYL ONLY)
12" 180g shrinked
ranges is back with a new release from the iconic js (alias j.s. zeiter) from uk. known for his mysterious project started in late 90s, he built up a reputation as one of the pioneers of dub techno. his personal and powerful basic channel infused material has been released on the js and mcmlxv series, as well as styrax leaves and phorma. this unmissable release features three immersive, reminiscent and timeless tracks pressed on 180g vinyl!
RETENTION (VINYL ONLY)
12" 180g shrinked
after 20 years of inactivity, the iconic dub techno duo from denmark is back in the game. their distinctive and timeless style is clearly perceivable in these versatile dubby tracks characterized by superb melancholy and deepness. 180g vinyl, this release represents a future classic for any dub techno lover!
FRAGMENTS OF DUB - PART 2 (VINYL ONLY)
12" 180g shrinked
the glaciers of the arctic circle. within the past 750.000 years, eight ice age cycles took place, separated by warmer periods called interglacial periods. glaciers affect our everyday lives, even if the nearest is thousands of miles away. ranges presents a new package of dreamy and timeless deep dub echno tunes for your listening pleasure. vinyl only – limited pressing!
FRAGMENTS OF DUB PART 1 (VINYL ONLY)
12" 180g shrinked
vinyl only – limited pressing! a collection of four beautiful tracks from different dub warriors, crafted with a pure deep and dub techno essence. perfect to warm your winter! 180g vinyl.
RANGES 02 (180 GRAM VINYL)
12" 180 gram
ranges is back with a new chapter of purest dub techno. four tracks based on reminiscent chords and melancholic moods, imagined and modeled for connoisseurs. tape processed and pressed on 180g vinyl only.
RANGES 01 (180 GRAM VINYL)
12" 180 gram
ranges: a new reality focused on 90s reminiscent scraped dub techno. our dub warriors hydergine & ixm provide four timeless jams full of saturated chords and solid grooves, everything processed on tape! ltd 180g vinyl only release. one copy per customer.
Releases on CD / DVD
the album presence by dubatech. ranges continues to plug away with top-notch talent on its roster. dubatech is the latest artist to present a full length release on the burgeoning label. titled presence , this 10 track long-player is sure to create a buzz and garner favorable reviews throughout the hardcore dub community. in the past, dubatech s has had key works on various labels like baum and odrex music while he has also released on the highly regarded silent season and shimmering moods records under his ambient alias fatih tuter. dubatechs newest presence , offers elite examples of premier dub techno that pushes the boundaries of expression in dub.
the well-respected hydergine run ranges label adds a talented phenom to its roster. san francisco dub techno artist federsen, has been making waves in the scene for over a decade now. with releases on greyscale, silent season, zeecc, and even back on thinner in 2009 among others, federsen continues to find himself on labels that can properly advocate his sound. highly influenced by the dub style recording craftsmanship and in an ultra-competitive genre, we at ranges feel that this is one to be heard that evolves the genre even further.>magnetosphere< focuses are wide-ranging on this release. from traditional inspired rhythms like in >relic< and the dub chord roots of >anyplace<, to the spatialness of >euradyce< & >vco<. the seriousness picks up a notch for the techier heads in the wicked sounds of >siricco<. we feel one of the key appeals to federsens sound on this full length is the ability for sounds to evolve organically while others dip, swell and flourish giving the tracks a great live allure. the combination of those strategies make the experience come alive for listeners. the deepness is on full display in epic tracks like the immersive >magnetic< & >l infinito<. there is certainly enough for the deep house fans in this output as well. >forms< & >cerulean< give off house elements while still firmly places itself in the dub techno sphere. we are sure you will love this release and we are very proud to bring it to you! federsen is in top form here on this long player. check it out! written and produced by chris kelly mastering: subosc studio writeup: tim humphrey