freshly launched vinyl label exploring the gradients of techno with a direction to move. 3 raw cuts from producer jamaica suk, san francisco native now based in berlin, featuring a remix from cassegrain.
the next release on lag is from bay area to berlin transplant jamaica suk. the kontort ep (lag006) is another 3 cut record with all original music. the title track kontort is a composition with the big room in mind with thunderous kicks and bass with intricate panning and dub inflections. holographic is a another big room techno workout with a deliciously infectious piano line which allows the producers personality to shine through. depth between waves is a dub techno roller. this track shows restraint till the break then re-emerges with a synth sound that pushes the groove forward in a simple yet undeniable manner.
following the success of deepchild s haitian rum runner, face to face recordings returns with a strong follow up. tim xaviers newest imprint looks to cross the boundaries between house and techno, this time featuring jamaica suk with her spektrum ep. stepping into harder techno territory the up and coming artist brings a solid 4-track ep with style and flair like none other.
following on from their recent album on italian imprint just this, hunter / game present the silence remixes out june 7th, featuring contributions from radio slave, inland and jamaica suk amongst others
aquarius heaven is brian brewster, an artist brought up between texas and the caribbean who has laid down some compelling, socially and politically minded verses on magical eps for labels like wolf & lamb and circus company. fusing reggae, dancehall, house and hip hop he is a unique talent who has also worked with dop, miss kittin, ryan crosson, art department, mathias kaden and many more.
bluecube records gold edition an american techno dj/producer, berlin transplant who is also the mastering engineer of his own mastering company, manmade mastering, tim xavier is well respected in the world of techno. with a history as a once-hard techno dj turned minimal trendsetter, his style touches on all points of electronic music, with an undeniable talent and technical skill.