two giant forces in dance music collide as guy gerber makes his first foray with the visionquest imprint. >the mirror game<, guys first original material since 2010, explores varying shades and tempos across two distinct cuts of progressive tech and electronica.
following up on their recently released pertiwi ep, featuring two original tracks and a 10 minute soundbath rework of this very record by gonjasufi, gamelan voices (aka nid & sancy) present their first album, aptly titled i.the result is a visceral blend of raw gamelan instruments, atmosperic synths, bass guitar and washes of asian metallophones.although the nine tracks on this album are meditative in nature, you d be wrong to assume this package is little more than new age synths noodling away. i is ambient with a raw component. it touches a nerve and it s as much inspired by the work of jon hassell as it is by coil. i will be released through gong ear and available on digital,cd and vinyl.
grinding walls is the soundtrack composed by dirk ivens in collaboration with sigillum s for a film created by the visual artist petulia mattioli aka koma. originally released by daft records in 1995, this work is pressed for the first time on vinyl including all original tracks plus some bonus songs taken from -no pain no game- and other old compilations. limited edition of 550 copies on double green vinyl, gatefold sleeve, printed inner sleeves and numbered card.
limited edition of 550 copies on double green vinyl, gatefold sleeve, printed inner sleeves and numbered card
lauded lyricist and hip-hop innovator pete philly releases his debut solo album, one on october 3rd via anti- records. the album is the long-awaited solo effort by pete philly, following the break-up with his longtime collaborator perquisite.
get it here as double 12 inch release in full artwork gatefold cover, free digital download-code for this album and >open loops< included.
our total compilation series hardly needs an introduction: we rummage through the kompakt releases to select our favorites from the past year that reflect our best and unsaid tracks, compiled and packaged as a cohesive whole. for total 16, the 2xcd and digital track listing features 25 prominent cuts from artists such as the field, weval, rex the dog, terranova, hunter/game, frankey & sandrino, john tejada, blond:ish or patrice bÄumel. on top, total 16 includes eight exclusive tracks which happen to make up the 2xlp vinyl track listing. what you have is a dynamic assortment and comprehensive profile of kompakts current label portfolio, including both newcomers and veteran producers in peak form.
tolles debuet-album von robinn, einem franzoesischen musiker und kuenstler, der in london eine steile karriere als art-director gemacht hat. multiphonia erdet filigrane elektronik mit dubbigen baessen. musikalisch bewegt sich robinn irgendwo zwischen four tet, bonobo, mount kimbie, post-dubstep und minimal-elektronischem reggae. auf sechs der 14 tracks glaenzt nathaniel pearn als sänger. den kennt man auch unter dem namen natural self. mit diesem projekt hat pearn bereits eine reihe von alben auf tru thoughts veroeffentlicht.
zu den top-plattendrehern der 90er jahre wie deep dish, paul oakenfold und sasha & john digweed, die allesamt den sound von renaissance in den anfangstagen mitbestimmten, zählte auch ein aus buenos aires operierender dj und produzent namens hernan cattaneo
three years in the making, symmetry - the project that began as a conceptual tangent between glass candy, chromatics, mirage, & desires more abstract sides - finally sees its release this month. themes for an imaginary film is two hours of claustrophobic cinematic bliss compiled for painters, writers, photographers, designers, cruisers, night walkers, & dreamers. adrenaline drips thick like syrup across a horizon where memories become blurred scenes behind the windshield & yesterday s faces fade as the road strobes to aggressive rhythms. romantic melodies linger in the rearview mirror as chimera bells saturate the electric fog that s slowly rolling in.
zero t ist ein aushaengeschild der jungen drum & bass-generation, die grenzen durchbricht und neue experimente wagt. sein fabric-set ist ein kraftvoller mix mit stil- & tempiwechseln und mutigen elementen aus dubstep, garage, house und hip hop. das erstklassige tracklisting enthaelt insgesamt 8 exklusive tracks plus extrem rare und spezielle mixes und versionen!