twenty years after the sonar base 4 - 10 release on the legendary dutch record label u-trax, it is now time for an official high quality remastered vinyl re-issue on deeptrax records. the rare original was very hard to find and is considered as one of the highlights of dutch electro and techno. the dutchman frank de groodt a.k.a sonar base is hitting hard with a perfect blend of 70 minutes of aquasonic electro, intergalactic boogie and deep techno. frank started out on u-trax records in 1994, and released as the operator and optic crux on djax-up-beats before his more recent releases as fastgraph on klakson. besides he s also part of random xs and ultradyne. this bass oriented, mind bending album is considered one of the netherlands best kept secrets and has been a fave amongst connaisseurs, selectors and djs around the globe for many years. a real post apocalyptic gem from utrecht that is as fresh and sharp as it was originally released 20 years ago. the tracks are full bodied, muscular pieces of electro and techno with hidden melodies and savage beats upon clever bass lines. all tracks analog remastered by ballyhoo studios and pressed by the brand new vinyl pressing plant deepgrooves for optimal listening pleasure. this is just the first one of a series by sonar base released on deeptrax records. buy your own personal outer-space sonar base package, filling that black hole in your macrocosm collection. you don t want to miss this a second time!
the squirrels from san francisco are back and they re wearing white after labor day pressing up a limited white-label 12inch, full of the throbbing electro, altered-states body music, and head-in-the-clouds techno you ve come to expect from squirrels on film.
bt21lesser mysteries brings together 5 up and coming acts to present a widescreen view on electro. ben cohen opens the ep with the atmospheric, hazy entrance, monotoxine uneases the ride with the squelchy, demented positive thinking! on the flip tharsis shelter units start transmission unfolds the b side with a sharp blow, before stratowerx steps up with the impassioned zero hour dispatch. furious frank closes the ep with the resonant night rider.
MEN WITH BLURRED FACE EP (SETAOC MASS / NIMA KHAK RMXS)
12" Vinyl D11.01.18
very limited repress! techno mindtrip excursions. the second release of ilario alicantes virgo, is made by a stablished french talent... electric rescue. famous for his live sets with modular systems, he delivers a fantastic ep. including two amazing remixers from figures man setaoc mass and nima khak.
plugged into the mainframe of the power station, antonio returns to the label with a barrage of loner panzer funk and mechanised thrash metal from the shadows of frankfurt s industrial district. its a record fed and nurtured among copper coils, rusted voltage boxes, plasma and ionised sweat coming out to breathe among power surges and industrial smog. four tracks from the heat of the machine. a total submission to your new electrical system.
four amazing collaborative tracks from resopal debutants cyd and clefomat from poland featuring mesmerizing, deep and warm techno tunes of the kind you can t crop because it s getting better and better. all four tracks on this ep skip and swing - gliding polyrhythms and soft, seamless ruptures appear. all melodic, yet with a perfect sense of what to omit in the club. modern techno music!