mental overdrive. norwegian gran ol wizard of techno. owner of love od communications starts of with “clocked”. a colorful and moody track with a touch of grittyness. thomas urv. ploink label head and one of norwegian techno’s main protagonists. brings a signature raw high energy techno track “6.24 con dao”. per hammar. swedish producer and dj based in berlin. the captain behind dirty hands and 10years labels delivers a steady dubbed hypnotic house track “blank space”. thomas skjaerstad from trysil. norwegian winner of burn residency 2017 finishes the ep with a punchy. dark spaced out techno track titled “space x (sommeroya edit)”.
vinyl only. strictly limited. no repress.
gatefold cover. design by bus.group. artwork by reiche.
this year s nachtdigital record follows the path we started to explore in 2017: to combine artists who are close to us. each given the specific task to tell a story in up to 24 minutes (which is pretty much the maximum you can press on one side of a vinyl record) - with complete artistic freedom.
limited. vinyl only. label from melbourne. australia blowing over from the west comes hame djs debut on vulcan venti. with three tracks carefully constructed for the discerning disc jockey. stretching out over dubby breaks and tranquil textures. this is one twelve inch youre sure to get trispy to!
VOL.3 (BEN BUITENDIJK / TOM LIEM / JOCELYN ABELL / STEVEN SIWALETTE / VINYL ONLY)
12" Vinyl D16.08.18
limited repress! for the third mouche release dutch artist ivano tetelepta has invited some of his closest friends to create not less than four fantastic dub infected and hypnotic grooves. his ep also marks the third edition of the so called -ivano tetelepta & friends--series. it all started with a record on highly acclaimed label fear of flying a few years ago and continued on rue de plaisance in 2016. now ivano brings out the third part on mouche. on the record he collaborates with the likes of ben buitendijk. tom liem. jocelyn abell and steven siwalette.
limited repress! dont sleep on this! vinyl only! two of the most talked about tracks from the white isle of ibiza this summer. played by the martinez brothers. jamie jones. luciano. marco carola and many more!!!
waehlscheibe from switzerland has thought of something really special to celebrate release #10 and has created a double vinyl compilation that assembles many of the label s regulars together with a few fresh faces. the prevailing sound between deep and dubby techno and dub house refects the label s long-time dedication to this particular version of electronic music. thus waehlscheibe has established itself as more than an insider s tip for those who cherish grounded quality and timeless sounds. from the dub techno sounds of novio dub tribe. patrizio gabrielli and s&ro via sophisticated dub house from mend. anton kubikov and alessandro crimi to the housey afairs of a.s.cudia and drei farben house the compilation x showcases a fne variety of contemporary house and techno with subtle twists and quite a few sonic surprises.
heisenberg presents the limited black series. featuring tracks from the romanian mastermind guy from downstairs. label-head saktu. moscows groove master lost.act and stan yaroslavsky the modular genius from tel-aviv. as usual its vinyl only. no digital promos or shares.
RECONSTRUCTED III (SOULPHICTION / LEONEL CASTILLO / MARK & MATT THIBIDEAU)
12" Vinyl UK03.08.18
*** repress *** last year. dub techno veterans paul st hillaire and rhauder joined forces for a superb collaborative debut album. decoded. sushitech has wisely chosen to breathe new life into their soulful. dubbed-out exploits by handing over the parts to a string of high profile remixers. part 3 features the talents of soulphiction. leonel castillo. & the thibideau brothers (mark & matt).
brand new vinyl series on moira audio! >> artist series << to put the focus on the artist. we ll press classic releases. with 2-3 originals including a remixer. a good remixer. limited copies. no re-press. vinyl only!
pleasure zone proudly presents sakro! his success shows constantly up to the stars so maybe -voyager1- is the right title to discribe sakro s career. he released on some of the most important imprints of our time. pleasure zone is happy to announce also a follow up after summer called -voyager2-. stay tuned!
outstanding and very limited minimal dub release. buxton records four-track vinyl-only release from sydney-based adam stromstedt will be the swedish expats first appearance on the imprint. the diversity of adams musical output culminates in the >crab shack< ep. showcasing minimal dub with an eclectic array of influences such as oldschool house to acid and techno. not unlike a place where one would feast on crustaceans. this ep is quirky. yet warm and comforting – providing food for the soul in its truest sense. 180g and amazing artwork.
vinyl only. both tracks by sascha dive on minimood016 are destined to transfix those who like richly immersive dub techno. mind melting opener vibrating sphere has wooden hits and drum loops that rock back on themselves to keep on pulling you in. spoken word rastafarian vocals add dubauthenticity and gentle sprinkles of toms add drive to the chords. deliciously deepthroughout. yet grooving irresistibly. this cut achieves a lot from a little. on the flip-side. the perfectly crafted gravity is a smooth rolling track with classic dubchords that echo to infinity. well-treated vocals melt into the mix and the whole thing quickly casts its spell on you and keeps you there for the hugely absorbing and atmospheric duration
vinyl only! derek carr follows up on his album contact on subwax excursions ?and a plethora of high class eps with this four-tracker of techno soul goodness. this is dereks debut release of ferox. not available digitally.
tabla celebrates its fifth birthday with a very special vinyl release. the anniversary compilation features four dubby house and minimal techno jewels produced by alexkid. monsieur georget. sascha dive. as well as labelfounder micha klang and markus homm. vinyl only.
ATMOSPHERE EP (180G. VINYL ONLY. SILKSCREEN PRINT COVER)
12" Vinyl. 180 g D23.07.18
atmosphere ep is rising suns fifth release on fauxpas musik and we can say quite safely that steffen laschinski fueled a few identifiable obsessions over the years for those familiar with his work. it probably wont feel like uncharted territory when theyll hear the title-track. vinyl tastes better
this new signatune various artist ep is something special to have in anybody s record collection! it starts off with a cosmic and trippy tune by timo called pilar . followed by ravisher an excellent warm up tune by romanian loy. litmus comes back on the label with shoelace a bouncy minimal beat guaranteed to get tired feet up dancing. and hyacin closes the ep perfectly with hayzy
marko nastic s third edition of easy tiger brings together some of the finest artists of the genre. each true to their own style. v.i.c.a.r.i.. marc & nils and sakro take their interpretations of marko’s bold. housey. morning inspired tune. v.i.c.a.r.i. keeps it low. tuned to afterparties mood. while sakro and marc & nils orientate their remixes more to club. prime time grooves. encircling the ep to four completely different tunes. set for different moods and individual preferences.
1-069-page-me is pager record s new sublabel. this album is the outcome of hanging out at the crib in bockenheim all the time as roommates and friends living that freizeit lifestyle. walt ever aka phil evans and tiago walter.
after a first release on yoyaku sublabel’s tartouffe. valeriaan is now launching his own imprint. balancing between groovy effective tool and smoky trippy sounds. drum procession shows valeriaan’s ambivalence… vinyl only
arcola presents mwr157 contains six lost slices of leftfield electro including the mythical and mysterious hotline a track that was originally scheduled for release on mo’wax back around about the year 2000 but only ever reached test pressing for reasons no one can quite remember. alongside five other tracks that take in dancehall. hip-hop and 2-step garage. all recorded during the same session...
very limited repress! god said. let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters. and let it divide the waters from the waters. and god made the firmament. and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so. and god called the firmament heaven. and there was evening and there was morning. a second day. this is the 2nd day of a 7 days journey.
and in other news...those bad ass rodents are back with another batch of cut n paste unclassics for the discerning disc jockeys out there. packed full of sleaze and with max potential for body popping moves. the only bombs these bushy-tailed bad boys drop are on the dance floor.
allfeelings is releasing a 12- in dedication to his love for early dub techno coming out of berlin. the idea behind the title “untitled” is to give the listeners more space to interpret the tracks themselves rather than being distracted with any track names. as allfeelings music label is about the amalgamation of sounds and rhythms to bring about a visceral experience. this can be observed in the african inspired percussion on side a and the subtle changes and movement it has throughout its length. side b focuses more on easy listening with sounds and dry textures meandering slowly demanding the listener’s attention at all times. the other great thing about this record is it works really well pitched down which can be used to great effect during warm ups and after hours. this release has the support from ario and o:utlier from astral industries.
biotic is our first release on allfeelings music. a label focused on emotive dance music. all releases will be available exclusively on vinyl. af01 is the first self release from london based dj and producer allfeelings. this is a 2 track dj tool release very reminiscent of detroit techno. you can hear crisp and warm sounds alongside jazz and funk influenced rhythms. the a side soundtracks a big city during rush hour while the b side pulls you in with deep synths and percussion. this release has the support from mark broom.
300 copies / vinyl only
tabla celebrates its fifth birthday with a very special vinyl release. the anniversary compilation features four dubby house and minimal techno jewels produced by alexkid. monsieur georget. sascha dive. as well as labelfounder micha klang and markus homm. vinyl only.
REFUSE EP (ROLANDO / LUKE HESS RMXS / MARBLED VINYL)
12" Vinyl (colored) D09.07.18
very limited marbled vinyl. kontakt records presents two highly sought-after tracks by danish artist christian bloch. both tracks have been officially remastered after careful restoration from the original master tapes. after releasing on his own funque droppings imprint in the late 90ties christian had several successful releases on simple muzik. ll records and tresor and soon after he relocated to detroit to pursue his musical dream. luke hess and rolando contributed with two outstanding remixes of the original tracks.
our good friend riccardo aka. black loops joined rough limited with his buddy innocent soul from italy. they made three classic house cuts for this vinyl only release. >the lady< is opening the ep - a classic homage to all old school chicago house tracks with a chopped vocal sample. listening to the b-side. there is >from the streets< a more disco influenced track with pianos and a moog baseline. with a raw & authentic house stomper there is >smoke signals< on b2 to round up the whole package. enjoy!
tokyo japan based label fasten musique is now reaching its 12th release.the first release of 2018 sees stanning dublin based producer laughing man drops two original cuts of timeless house music ep compete with remixes from our resident artist yoshitaca is back to fasten musique since his debut ep and a talented canadian female artist alicia hush. ltd copies / only vinly
after the successful release on enough! music 010. with daniel dreier. guido schneider is back and presents his new solo project - “micro vocal ep” on enough! music ltd. two very detailed and subtle tracks with the name “micro vocal” and “supernova” let us hear his musical passion. which has been his passion since the 90’s.
re-issue of forgotten minimal techno abstraction from hamilton. ontario. the unsung genius of secret werewolf is fully on display on this 1996 gem. rubbery and polymetric. akin in mood to robert hood/metroplex productions of the same era. but full of eerie metallic timbres and flexing grooves which combine into a lysergic hypnosis unlike anything else from then or now.
a taste of the forthcoming geej re-issue project surveying the steel city records catalogue. a wellspring of unsung. singular dance music that arose from the abandoned industrial spaces and uncompromising producers of the fertile but secluded techno zone of hamilton. ontario canada circa 1995-1997.
first time pressed in over 20 years. vinyl only.
chances are you ve already heard this track being played by zip or ricardo. it s been causing some damage on the dancefloor for almost a year now. and now it s finally available on wax. one sided 180g vinyl with a hand stamped label.
vinyl only w/ mike huckaby remix. jorge caiado’s new “cycles” ep. offers 3 strong versions of title theme plus a remix by detroit legend mike huckaby. a house/techno manifesto that takes his artistic vision one step further. placing him as a cutting edge producer internationally supported by the likes of move d and others. from lisbon via detroit. “cycles” will make any worldwide dancefloor take a peak. so grab it. play it and check the results.
melodie opens up cinetic art records with two trippy cuts that will take you on a deep journey listening to them in your home or at the club. the b side also has a remix by legendary producer jay tripwire that takes you on an even deeper state. cinetic art records is about music which is constantly evolving and at the same time builds up a subtle energy in the listeners mind and body. vinyl only.
our 4th release is here. tommy vicari jnr -deville harveste- ep. 2 original tracks by the talented tommy vicari jnr. we ve been waiting for the right moment to release this special ep. now is the time to reveal -deville harveste- and -hyst erias-. two house tracks with the unmistakable underground style of tommy vicari jnr. to make this vinyl even more special. we have a bombastic remix of :terence: terry for -deville harveste-. vinyl only
limited repress! amazing deep flowing adventure! russian techno legend anton kubikov (scsi-9) is back on heisenberg with kraxx traxx ep. two massive originals plus remixes from pavel iudin and federico molinari. as usual its vinyl only. no digital promos or shares.
every release is special for us here at hizou. but to clock up our tenth one is a particularly special moment. so it is even more pleasing that we reach this milestone by welcoming on board a producer we admire enormously. life recorder. the man from marseille has a lengthy discography of must-have records to his name already and the super-deep pressure jazz ep will only add to that growing list as he delivers a trio of prime cuts. from the punchy. raw analogue sounds of the title track to the warming subconcious drive and the melodic. acid-flecked traffic jam.
oertmek comes back round. presenting another vinyl only pressing of three invaluable edits of vintage turkish funk. rock and disco delicacies. following the raw. percussive experiments of the first release. opening track Özil dans rains down crashing cymbals and freak-out-worthy wah guitars. maintaining an irresistible and authentic groove that doesnt falter for five minutes of eurasian hypnosis. dokuz sekiz weaves traditional string elements alongside bursts of wild chanting. finally. mozart in davul stitches a frantic. dense rhythm from the fuzz and feedback of an unknown slab of turkish psychedelia
welcome to binary soulcode records. a label who is born for the love for the classic sounds of detroit techno and chicago house. always looking for new ways of expression in both electronic styles and never forgetting the innovation that both styles ment since their birth in the beginning of the 80 s.
amazing release! new soulsity! vinyl only! handpainted label! amazing release! new soulsity! vinyl only! handpainted label! homemade ep is signed by mihai popescu . labels twelve release . already releasing some of his older tracks at soulsity. here comes 4 of mihais latest works. on a side the ep starts with untitled 3. a powefull but smooth inner trip fusioned with the nostalgic feeling of the 90s and is a tribute to the past. present and future generations of house-heads enthusiasts. it also introduces the second track of this side. >once upon..< a minimal-house journey to the realms of dreamy stories and infinite possibilities on the >hills of nowhere<. flip the side and you will find a more minimal orientated expressive part of mihai popescu . also a shift in the mood of the entire ep. b1 >prea serios< and >untitled 1< might seem the dark side of the moon but are rather infused with the same energy and afinity for dreamful scenarios.
this mirror-like musical progression starts with lots of dynamics and harmonies which then continue with a more sonically tranquil section while heading towards a dynamic ending. thus completing the symmetry and binding both parts in a seamless album.
very limited repress. ada kaleh sets off this year with >nedesluș........it în amurg<. the ep features three pieces designed in ada kalehs distinctive and at times peculiar style. opening with luring and intricate layers of sounds added to exotic rhythms on the whirling dervishes inspired >nedesluș........it în amurg<. and continuing with the folding and unfolding haze of >morgana avidoma<. a metaphorical journey through the vast cosmic desert. 180g vinyl only.
la awanto 3 and meditation tunnel appear on the latest blitz. dj tennis’ ongoing. limited. vinyl-only series. these colourful records sometimes pop-up around life and death showcases. often featuring non-standard cuts + off-kilter attitudes. dekmantel affiliate. awanto 3 offers-up an infectious after-party gem. with “the phone we call it.” slow-burning cosmic keyboards pair with elements of detroit techno and a subtle wink to rdj’s masterstroke. xtal. the flip contains a killer from meditation tunnel. the newly-birthed dance project from the rapture’s luke jenner. la la la is a blitz future-classic. syncopated bass guitar. crusty synthetic strings and the purest of vocal performances - blitz #2 is one to remember.
monday off is a vinyl only record label from brooklyn. new york. founded by mary yuzovskaya. its ethos is to showcase artists that explore techno s hypnotic side. specifically where trippy and dark music goes deep yet dynamic. for the third release. nyc/berlin/washington dc transplant arthur kimskii dives in with a heady trio of his productions. title track -verbal variance- slowly unfurls with a myriad of textures and sounds to both confuse and delight the senses. while -swan an ocean for you- takes on similar terrain albeit kicked up a notch and warmer in tone. -basement moves- is an emotive and partially beat-less affair steeped in layers of noise. and moff favorite stephanie sykes strips the a-side down for a sinister and chugging remix.
for the last 20 and something years. matt thibideau has been involved in making electronic music. in the mid 90s he dove into making ambient and techno music after experiencing some of canadas underground parties. this lead to several releases on blue recordings with matts moniker at the time - >altitude<. under this alias he produced several dub techno classics. but he stopped using it about 15 years ago to work with new german labels. we are happy that after making a comeback on labels like assemble music or helena. matt decided to open the new color series on vade mecum. which focuses on limited 10inch dub techno styled vinyl.
mihai popescu s release follows metereze s lineage of house infused grooves. delivering feelings with each of the 4 tracks that shape mtrz010.1 and not any kind of feelings but those that can change the dancefloor collective state of mind in a blink of an eye.
lb aka labat is a regular cat in the french circuit with releases on disques solaires. dko or recently wolf music. this ep highlights once again his unique style with an all inside mpc production blending samples with sharp signature beats. the opener is stone cold disco house jam in the deep parrish tradition. nothing new is a spacey hip hop joint taking you a ride to destination spice go - a detroish hip house beat. on flipside. celestial plan is a special party break with deep jazz samples mixed with a mpc signature that gives this track a very uncommon signature and groove. better be ready for this one before landing to sticky green countryside.
vinyl only! wow. eclipser celebrates his 10th release with a lovely mixture of house and music to make holes in your shoes. labelartist warten borgmann. huerta with a unreleased dub version. slope. dan & claas and debut of dj gritty give us fresh disco. funk. dubby. jazz. tunes with some nice surprises. amazing artwork. gatefold + extra sticker
pulse launches its vinyl imprint showcasing some of south america s hidden talents. from uruguay with love. vinyl only. limited copies. international artists original based from sa cooptrol(totoyov).martin teysera. mariano(savor. get slow) and ema remedi(loosen up)
part 4 in the ongoing series. the echelon is conceived in total secrecy. embedded deep in the contemporary landscape. its sole purpose is to function as an anonymous observer. translating its findings into music and movement.
parliamnt vinyl only record label is back with the second release. an original track by reda dare surfing the groove and two amazing versions remix by diego krause and other pretty cool remix by italian underground duo verrina & ventura
unlimited 2018 repress - 100 copies per customer only !!!! italojohnsons number two spins us back to the 90s again. theres no way through the dance floor during these three tracks. nevertheless. they are musically hip and flexible. the a-side rolls dirty and straight over the basement floor of house 909. a never-ending open hi-hat. rides. and snares blow the roof away. the deep tones and power amplifiers of the b1 signal to shake what your mama gave you as the b2 concludes the bundle with mellow rave dreams.
dmt aka dorian paic. markus fix and tobi neumann dig a little deeper on their next offering. -ride- does exactly what it says on the tin. taking you on a nine-minute journey that starts with an extended build-up. offering a tantalising glimpse of what s to come. from then on. house chords and dub elements abound. complemented throughout by beguiling melodic lines. hypnotic vocal samples. effects and some smooth filter action. this co-production from three tech house specialists harmonises perfectly. creating a well-rounded. homogeneous track that leaves you craving for more! born in berlin but living the life in mannheim. fabe is the next insider tip on cocoon worth keeping an eye on. already shaking up clubs around the world. he s also part of the cocoon ibiza line up this year! however he s not only turning heads as a dj. his productions also work on an extremely high level featuring a unique sound signature. his cocoon recordings track -last shot for bob- creaks. growls. clatters. squeaks and knocks in all directions creating an incredibly cool and. above all. groovy sound. it s electronic noise-funk served up in the best techno and house fashion. that drags you onto the dance floor and drenches you in pleasure.
sehr geehrte damen und herren. zur veranschaulichung erhalten sie einsicht in unsere methodisch aufgebaute abhandlung der ersten nachtamt publikation: -retardierung im fortschrittlichen prozess -konsumieren ohne ausbeutung -kontemplative reflexion im geschwindigkeitsrausch -signale setzen ungeachtet aller widerstände -repetitive unruhen. doch nichts endet.
the second record on pen & paper contains two session victim original tunes. demonstrating the duos trademark taste for sublime sample composition.the second record on pen & paper contains two session victim original tunes. demonstrating the duos trademark taste for sublime sample composition. smile is dominated by a heavy drum set that paves the way for an assortment of smaller and bigger funk loops. eventually joined by a vibrant lofi chord. mourn sees a moody blues sample float on top of the creamiest synthpad. echoing in and out while telling its dark. old story.
naif 009 is the second in a series of five eps that are released around the release of the dj-mix-cd also named naif which has its release in april 2018 the second strike comes with two superstrong techno tracks: lean forward is a contribution by nihad tule that wil burn the dancefloors. followed by not now. not yet. a scratchy track from the hands of one half of cassegrain: rhyw. side b heads into trippy territories with a heady. sparse but seductive groove by marco shuttle followed by a track from efdemin in a collaboration with his close friend and fellow konrad sprenger (pan) after more then three years of silence as a producer. efdemin a.k.a phillip sollmann returns with a striking hybrid concept that merges the album format with the continuous dj mix format. presenting completely new material in a seamless manner. the cd-mix. named naïf. officially reinstates his label of the same name and is a sprawling tour of inner space featuring 19 distinct tracks from fellow producers along with an additional ten that feature efdemin himself (either as soloist or collaborator). the release condenses his decade-long dj-ing journey and evolution as a producer into a single potent elixir of contemporary techno. naif consists of completely unreleased material from both himself and valued collaborators. all of which will eventually manifest as ep releases: five on his own naif label and two more on curle.
written during the homecoming journey from amsterdam to detroit. the world is detroit marks the second full release from anonym under his dls moniker. a gloomy yet driving opus of more than 12 minutes. remixes on the flip from klakson co-boss and electro icon dexter and us-to-berlin associate kenneth scott.
next rabbit hole groover! vinyl only. we are back! the rabbit hole records returns with a fresh release signed by the romanian duo livio & roby. joining trh family. the skilful nima gorji and shoxy deliver two killer remixes. brace yourselves!
the frankonia ep is the result of the collaboration between nils weimann and martin glowacz. which started many years ago. side a serves two different. powerful tracks. frankonia comes with warm atmospheres and spaces. driven by the interaction of bass and synth lines. wrapped in some subtile delayed textures. lower has a rollin bass structure. combined with smashing vocals and surrounded by resonating marbles. side b belongs paul agripa’s interpretation of frankonia. he’s also known as a part of ragrip and comoji. the remix takes you on a 13 minutes trip. carried by a harmonic baseline. extended spaces and melodies. play it loud! early support by cezar. sedee. vlad arapasu.
vinyl only – after a few releases outside of his homebase okain is back on talman with a 4 tracker. from the floorshaker « eurostep » to the melancholic texture of « stay true» you ll get a direct connection to his mind flow.