it s all about omni a.m. coming up in chicago, pioneering american tech-house duo omni am relocated to new york where they refined their uncompromising style of psychedelic dance music. -smurfette s big night,- ridiculous title and all, appeared on the group s 2000 ep, -new york sessions- - the first in a string of critically acclaimed underground classics recorded in their brief but prolific time in the city. this rare and much-coveted track has finally been remastered and released with new remixes by spacetravel and dewalta & shannon.
cure music brings you hints on a hidden, underground network connecting santiago de chile, buenos aires, and berlin s dancefloors. feel the healing effect of lively beats and vaporous atmospheres in a trip in time and space. helmed by felipe valenzuela and momo trosman.
modern obscure music welcomes sam haar to the imprint for the first album released by an artist other than label founder pedro vian. the album is entitled euso. sam haar is a new jersey born producer and sound artist. influenced by both experimentalism and traditional dance music, haar’s music is something uniquely his own. he is best known as being one half of musical hardware loving duo blondes with zach steinman (neither of them are actually blonde). they famously favour machines over computers and provide hypnotic live shows. blondes have released the majority of their discography for rvng intl., before jumping to r&s in 2017 for the more danceable warmth album.
auf dem zweiten album von pedro vian eröffnet der heute in amsterdam lebende künstler uns ein neues musikalisches kapitel seines lebens, das sich durch tiefe emotionen und gefühle zieht und momente von euphorie, wut, gelassenheit, hoffnung und liebe durchläuft.
modern obscure music welcomes the sun god for the anticipatory organization. this is a fantastically powerful three track ep to move the body and the mind. it is the work of a distinctive producer who focuses on powerful rhythms and ear catching melodies.
for the sun god, music has a healing power and the club has the ability to bring people together. he is respectful to the history of electronic music and where it comes from, but still pushes forward with his spiritually rooted yet technologically aware sound.
the sun god is jamal moss aka the hieroglyphic being. therefore, this is actually his return to the label. he remixed pedro vian s dancing hindus as the hieroglyphic being, which was released on mom001.
sau poler teams up with modern obscure music label boss pedro vian on this beautiful record, inspired by the dialogue between darkness and light. the catalan duo previously worked together on the hard hitting paral.lel, which was released via xlr8r in 2015. on el pas del temps, they present four melodic efforts.
defled’s latest work, hacking the sun, for modern obscure music, is a compete record that evokes balearic island landscapes. a musical trip that is defined by placid and bucolic moments to the euphoric and chaotic. according to defled, the concept of the 12” “revolves around the movement of the sun and the information of the light.
founder of modern obscure music, pedro vian, drops his debut longer player “beautiful things you left us for memories”. having previously released on well respected labels such as hivern discs and mathematics recordings, vian brings things in-house, with 12 tracks that push beyond simple categorisation. travelling through abstract, sonic labyrinths, taking in ambient, techno and even pop, this release is a kaleidoscopic work that demands the listeners undivided attention.
a renowned producer from the barcelona scene, pedro vian has taken a significant step forward in his career with the creation of modern obscure music. from this platform he is able to shape his vision of today’s electronica, releasing material from likeminded artists while creating his own sound, combining silky dance rhythms with an experimental approach and dark atmospheres. so far vian has collaborated with artists like alex trochut, ital, hieroglyphic being, sunny graves and federico sancho, among others. pedro vian is the new alter ego for pettre, who has already released tracks on hivern and for several years was one half of the duo aster, the exciting project whose house music still echoes in the eardrums of its fans. this time pedro vian presents black toms ep, a new release accompanied with inga copeland and pye corner audio reinterpretations. the publication of this record will be in mid june. cover photographs by adria cañameras
another recent masterpiece from the rising barcelona label “modern obscure music”. this time the label is introducing a 12’’ with two long lasting analogue jams made from synthesizers like moog voyager and the mythical juno 80 on abstract rhythms created with a powerful roland 909. this is an essential record for collectors of relics focused on the club. to the mysterious, exotic and even tribal vibe, the record label adds a remix by daniel martin-mccormick, best known as ital, who has recently published his 3rd album with mike paradinas (planet mu) apart from also presenting some pieces from his own record company lover’s rock or in the prestigious workshop house. remixes by jmii and pettre, aster’s ex-band components, are also added in the digital version of it.
pedro vian is pettres new alter ego (hivern discs) and half of the duo aster (hivern discs / mathematics recordings). after releasing several tarcks in different record labels and sharing his dj sets around europe, pedro vian launches his own platform with the purpose to promote new coming artists and publish his most intimate productions. under the brand name. modern obscure music he will present his first release in mid april 2014 in an analog format.
mit “blank spots” haben catastrophe & cure sich frei gemacht, ja vielleicht sogar losgesagt von inneren verpflichtungen und konventionen. dabei sind sechs titel entstanden, die zwar an bekanntem anknüpfen, letztendlich aber etwas ganz neues schaffen - eine kompromisslose momentaufnahme, ohne an charme einzubüßen. das 10 inch vinyl erscheint inklusive mp3-downloadcode.
darauf haben die vinylliebhaber unter den pink-floyd-fans sehnsüchtig gewartet. die rocklegenden veröffentlichen all ihre alben nach und nach wieder als lps. im juni 2016 ging es bereits mit den ersten vier platten der band los, im august folgten weitere alben. im september wird die reihe nun fortgeführt, unter anderem mit »obscured by clouds«. remastered von den analogen original-tapes und gepresst auf 180 gramm vinyl.
>obscure alternatives< is japans follow-up to their debut. its final track, >the tenant<, a piano based instrumental, was the first notable shift towards the direction their later material would take.
this release will come with no less than 8 bonus tracks on a total of 2 audiophile 180gram lps and the first 1000, numbered, copies will be pressed on red vinyl!
tataaa! a full on 12- disco ep coming your way via the notorious frank music label. johannes albert – in italy they call him giovanni alberto – plays the rattle bass and bangs out the sweetest piano solo you will hear all year. „giovanni frizzante- it is. truth is he just watched a „how to make italo disco in ableton- tutorial and listened to another 238 lauer tracks for inspiration on top. accompanied by a more sample-laden arp-disco tune that won t give you any cure. added for good measure? jep, prins thomas diskomiks on the flip in all its glory. what could possibly go wrong?
jos & eli might seem unknown to many electronic music lovers but they have been releasing great music since 2013. they have been sending me music for a long time and i think we have spend about a year developing this first release on noir music, making sure it represented their debut on the label perfectly.
when you hear the adrenaline hunt release you will notice that the 2 guys from tel-aviv have developed into a great production team over the years and these 3 tracks included here are not only cleverly crafted for the deeper dancefloors but can also be enjoyed on home stereo’s.
manicured noise were manchesters prime art/post-punk-funk act. originally released as ctrue3 in 2006 on cd, this new restructured edition features superb new original artwork by highly regarded sardinian collagist/artist andrea floris.
this is the second release of the obscure cuts series, curated by italian disco pioneer beppe loda. this ep sets us off on a magic carpet ride of middle-eastern-influenced italian obscure disco gems from the 70s. beppe loda is a great ambassador for the oscillator parties from which the label originates. tip! andrew mason (waxpoetics): beppe loda speaks, we listen
after a well received debut zagreb/frankfurt based house is ok trio returns with the 2nd part of the we make music compilation. once again oliver achatz, janis & homeboy deliver three deep house gems which should shake up the house, this time accompanied with a remix from dynamodyse.
leonard cohen had gained fame as a poet and singer in the late 60s and continued his creative output successfully throughout the 70s. but when the 80s came along, things didnt go so smoothly. that is, until he drastically changed his sound with the 1988 album >i m your man<.
synthesizers ruled, and a dark humour was added to his baritone. with enormous critical and commercial success, >i m your man< is ranked amongst cohens best albums.
now available on 180 grams audiophile vinyl again for the first time since 1988!
air’s entry for the latenighttales series finally available on vinyl. half-speed remastered for optimum audiophile reproduction and pressed on virgin 180 gram vinyl. includes code for download of the full mix plus all unmixed tracks.
a decade has passed since tobias freund and max loderbauer aka non standard institute (nsi) released their enigmatic collection of non-standards. playing with mystery is the name of the game here as well. the new cd, entitled with the code 5863, is the result of collecting creative moments over years and stringing together twenty short pieces that jointly amount to almost an hour of playtime.
with the summer season upon us we heat things up with ministry of sounds brand new, champagne spraying, party album... marbella sessions! as the most talked about holiday destination of the last few years and featured on itvs the only way is essex its time to turn up the volume with sexy house anthems, garage classics and the freshest deep house beats!