as internationally renowned dj and producer, uk dance pioneer sasha doesn t need much of an introduction - he s been busy revamping genre expectations since the late 80s and became famous through a plethora of musical endeavours, from residencies at legendary clubs such as the hacienda, shelley s and renaissance to an era-defining dj partnership with john digweed in the 90s or his solo studio efforts that include remixes for the xx, pet shop boys, foals, gusgus, madonna and countless other stars.
musically and emotionally, superpitcher’s third full-length studio album, the golden ravedays, is a one sound autobiography that exhibits the skill, feeling and depth of style that the artist has honed over a period of twenty years, musically, and forty-plus-years, emotionally.
moenstertime! finally lexy & gunjah hooked up their own label for your dancefloor pleasure. directly starting with a boom-collabo with soffy o (well-known from their work with toktok in the past). >chronicles< is a real earworm with hot remixes coming from david august (stil vor talent, diynamic) and end of tape (bar25, microtonal, wba, etui).
off pop get things moving and strikes back with 2 amazing tracks, supported by 2 awesome remixes!
one the one hand, we have the aspirational producers schäufler & zovsky, who stuck out with there releases on acker records and finger tracks. furthermore we have the talented berlin dj team kollektiv ost, who are well known by their label simple as that records.
what a start in 2010!!!
april 26th 2010 marks the release of the debut by london duo gold blood - the twilight language ep, released on human shield. with no official publicity to date, gold blood have already gained praise in high places due to their frenetic, hardcore-influenced electronic art pop, both on record and at their unique, compelling gigs.
partial arts finsbury (feat. ewan pearson) bedienen sich der ambienten atmosphäre des originals und kreiren elektronische hippiemusik für die digitale generation. ivan smagghe & tim paris gehen das ganze analoger an. da knarzt fröhlich der bass und die melodien schlingern unberechnbar durch den synapsendschungel
auch teil 2 der album begleitenden vinyl eskorte kommt mit den tracks >$26<, >spukhafte fernwirkung< & >alright< gewohnt diskoid & funky auf den teller. besonders >$26< geht dabei durch mark & bein und dürfte in jedem tanz-etablissement zünden
nice price deal !!! a1.>hammarskjoeld limited< presents its second release coming from lars moston...and thats what we call a real right rollin beatfreaker. nice funkyticed and distortion dominated, it pulls the souls out on the peakin floorblizzard...we like this! a2 >philip de boyar< manufactured the remix. keeping it a little bit more native he steers that thing thru the original elements and putting some ultra magnetic flavour to it. clearly we like this again and again
the mysterious twosome known as silver columns have already built up a cult fanbase with their first two limited edition, white label singles, >browbeaten< and >yes, and dance<, but with >cavalier<, their first >proper< release on the perennially tastemaking label moshi moshi, they are finally ready to go overground and take their rightful place in the pantheon of offbeat electro pop greats.
>i m that alley< is the new single from south african shock-poppers sweat.x. it comes as they embark on their two month european tour and is a taste of their forthcoming album >187<. >i m that alley< is a departure from vocalist spoek mathambos hyper-surreal rap style, and, together with markus wormstorms finely designed production, is a modern take on the classic synthpop love song. accompanying the title track is >the knife<, a freaked peek into the world of sweat.x, a favourite of their live shows, it finally gets released here. third track on the single is a remix of >i m that alley< by new york-based mike slott. slott has been making waves with his work as one half of heralds of change and this remix is his best work to date and is already being used to close out his live set. the release also includes instrumental versions of >the knife< and >i m that alley< for maximum club efficiency!
>the other side of music...< kann man hier wohl sagen! vom abstrakt-balearisch anmutenden >transient<, über das französisch-romantisierende >perm< zum bollernden art-technoapproach eines >bootstrap<, und zurück zu zarten idm-schlafsongs wie >slow peel< gibt es hier vieles zu entdecken. toller neuer sound aus schweden!
finally on vinyl: the successful album of pentatones with singer delhia de france, as high-quality double-12inch with gatefold sleeve, and special artwork, including the hits -the beast- and -ghost . produced by robot koch
medical records returns to france for the reissue of the very rare and sought-after video liszt lp. ektakrom killer was released in 1981 and had never had never been reissued or repressed. the artist behind video liszt was xol, a french journalist and musician. commanding a multitude of analog synthesizers, moog modulars, an ems vocoder, and an apple two computer, xol crafted a very diverse album with styles ranging from sci-fi synth soundtracks, prog, space disco, and all the way to more accessible electropop.
gatefold double coloured vinyl lp version. this is the debut album by producer rodden von ast, the man from mecklenburg vorpommern. von ast isn t new to the business. his last two releases and his own imprint sumpfsee records putting him right into the spotlight. on the altkamp album the busy producer finds time to entertain you with eight stellar tracks on the vinyl version, which come across as well-structured little stories, drowning the dancefloor. all in all sounds that are unmistakably in the family of or are related to the enchanted moments we know from kalkbrenner but as well as techno moments. the opener „altkamp- is a restlessly inventive bricolage of unconventional sounds and textures. -bettfett- is a masterclass in crisp, high-definition techno, as christal synths, a solid kick, and an insistent bass stab form a deeply hypnotic groove. -gedeih and verderb- with mate herr maarec draws on spacious arrangements of dub techno elements, burnished with snickering percussive repetition and scything synths. „unser klonet - is a spacey burner that builds into an indisputable festival-rocker, complete with punchy claps, descending bass-line.