krill musics first ep of 2017 comes at the hands of dimi angelis. following on from the various artist compilation earlier this year, which featured tracks from he/at, pulse one, zedje and auditory response. whether its his solo work or his work with jereon search under the a&s moniker, angelis has always kept his work stripped back with a lot of focus on groove. black lines pays testament to the purity in the greek-born dutch resident’s approach to techno. panic attack opens the ep abruptly, loaded with an overbearing sense of urgency - led by an undulating main hook and hectic percussion. if i could fly digs a bit deeper - angelis groove never lets slip while a screeching drone paves the way for a heads down affair. glow comes equipped with scattered hi hats which sit atop some off-kilter bleep work - which make for a challenging cerebral outing. zadig rounds black lines off nicely by rearranging glows iconic main hook over some celestial pads, all the while formulating a new story to the moody original.
following the success of their first release, paris based label blocaus series comes up with a various artists release including french artists zadig, anetha, awb & kas:st. specially designed for sweaty dancefloors, this versatile 4 track compilation treats differents aspects of techno music. from hypnotic tunnels and big room cuts to smashing 90s groove. proper essential vibes from paris!
we welcome birth of frequency back to our label, after his original appearance on our unknown landscapes series volume 3, by exium. two original tracks of scientific and complex techno, plus two remixes by oscar mulero and zadig.
after 2 revered releases since the turn of the year, weekend circuit return, welcoming alfredo mazzilli for his first ep on the imprint. versatile in sound and challenging in his approach, alfredos invisible entity ep masterfully pushes ambitious ideas with great vigor to an international audience ever more ready to listen. with artists such as donato dozzy, aphex twin, sandwell district, dino sabatini and substance making up a strong part of his most notable influencers, alfredo favours the ambient & deep depths of the dark side of techno. enigmatic and unrestricted, side a starts with alfredo s original invisible entity. a steadily unfolding juggernaut, the emerging energy soon engulfs the entirety of the track, percussian transcending the gloaming synth sound throughout. zadig s beckoning bass and kick drum driven remix will see sonic nods across the club with this four-on-the-floor gristle. statiform region is techno s answer to a cinematic interlude. a testament to alfredos lilting synth ability. no way out kicks off the b side, with a algorithmic tinkering of sonic vs low hits and stabs. rounding up, echologist does what echologist does best a scattershot of intertwined and precarious techno sound, spliced with industrialised power
tresor.283 unveils yet another exceptional debut ep, this time from the hand of zadig. the head of construct re-form had already been initiated to the tresor catalog with the inclusion of panic on the demo tracks #2 compilation, in 2013.
with the stellar hunter he delivers three tracks rich in tradition, matching impeccably to his style, arrangemental magic and masterful set of technique.
between elongated synth pads, high-frequency blips and reversed kick drum sequences coupler with deep hypnotic bass lines, zadig proves to be the talented recipient of an illustrious heritage in techno, carrying it forward with modern application.
after starting up the infamous invites choice podcast series in 2011 and launching his invites choice records with a debut ep by himself, tim van paradijs (a.k.a. invite) continues with a banging follow-up-ep.
subosc ltd is glad to announce its first release: the sublabel will feature a limited number of vinyl only releases during the year. from the musical perspective it will follow the same concept of the main label, which is focused on timeless detroit/dub techno.
already known for his works on labels such as clft and monnom black, well received and supported by the worldwide scene, the italian artist kaelan signs this first ep demonstrating his effort in delivering classy and timeless techno with a detail oriented attitude.
on the a side, *odissey* is an intense rhythmic techno burner filled with emotional pads, while on the b side *displace* entails a sustained-tempo detoxifying/explorative approach, with classic and detroit influenced pads. as remixers, zadig (construct re-form) re-interprets *odissey* incorporating dense and melancholic atmospheres without any groove loss, while plural (metroplex / separate skills) offers a stripped down version of *displace* with his essential signature sound. enjoy !
zadig is back on his own imprint with three nervous and raw tracks. he founds two of them in a * rush* folder, and after a few months playing those two tracks all around the world, he decided to release the package under the title of * lost tape* with an additional jam as a bonus beat. tape 1 is a banging and hypnotic long track, with a frenetic synth and explosives hats. tape 2 is more dirty, with distorted synth and crunchy beats. tape 3 is a bonus jam, made with machine drums only.
ukrainian duo woo york mark their 5th release on soma records with the pulsing blade runner, backed by an incredible zadig remix. the boys have made a welcome home on soma records as the continue to push their raw analogue sound upon the world.
hailing from the ever-strengthening parisian electronic music scene, sylvain peltier has been carving out a name for himself amongst his fellow city-dwellers with dark, hypnotic incantations that inject a little black magic into the restrained cyclical motions of tough minimal techno.
natch records delivers a solid and diverse four tracks ep. two originals which best represent the latest evolution of the label to a more powerful and straightforward sound. on the other side the remixes by jeroen search and zadig offer really devious and unexpected interpretations, really efficient but still demanding on the dancefloor. a title which is foreshadowing fiery times and a massive, long-awaited release!
vent loves raw and unpretentious techno. the second love dose comes from no other than miss sunshine, who has distilled her intimate knowledge of techno dance floors worldwide for us into two driving tracks - one of which is remixed by zadig.
vinyl kills mp3 is a vinyl only label, featuring releases from emerging talents. >another world speaks to us< is the first ep from parisian young gun birth of frequency, featuring an exclusive remix from his mentor zadig. watch out for this one, this well overlooked 12 inch contains some amazing music from the finest techno genre comparable to the works of robert hood, convextion, or jeff mills. while another world speaks to us main mix is an intimate deep chord driven track, the hard mix is a lot more percussive and dance-floor oriented. zadig remix on b-side is a pure mental techno banger
first outing on sino by paris-based up-and-coming techno producer, zadig. >p8<, on the a, is a mindblowing dark dancefloor anthem, while >reflection n< on the b delivers a rather dubbier and melodic approach of zadig’s sound. all in all, >p8< is an ep to be hailed as a milestone in the sino catalog. dont miss it!
part 2 of a series of remixes for technasias 2010 acclaimed album >central<, introducing a driving dancefloor remix by rejecteds label owner edwin oosterwal on the a, a dark and heavy revisited version of >aries< on the b1 by the man himself, technasia, and a mind blowing deep techno rework by france based upcoming artist, zadig.
FORCE - 10TH ANNIVERSARY REMIX CONTEST (DOSEM, ZADIG REMIXES)
12" Vinyl D05.07.10
10th anniversary release celebrating the classic technasia anthem force, originally released in april 2000. on the a-side, catalan new talent dosem delivers a full-on brilliant 2010 remix, sure to cause mayhem on the dancefloor. on the b, whatpeopleplay.com remix competition winner, zadig, sends from paris an elegant and warm at heart complete rework of force, delicate yet bursting with vitality.
zadig is a new french techno producer ever seen on plastic with his another pseudo day is diying or friendship connection this prolific artist, fan of analogic delivery a powerful techno release ! !kenny larkin (art of dance, planet e, ostgut ton) remix is a flight of 11 minutes in the atmosphere like him & carl craig are the only producers can do. a future classic remix for an art of dance. real music for real people
DARK NEBULA EP / KENNY LARKIN REMIX (CLEAR RED VINYL)
coloured 12" Vinyl FR25.06.10
limited coloured edition !! zadig is a new french techno producer ever seen on plastic with his another pseudo day is diying or friendship connection this prolific artist, fan of analogic delivery a powerful techno release ! !kenny larkin (art of dance, planet e, ostgut ton) remix is a flight of 11 minutes in the atmosphere like him & carl craig are the only producers can do. a future classic remix for an art of dance. real music for real people
(paer grindvik, zadig, norman nodge, acronym, sinfol, shifted, tadeo, artefakt remix) exordium trilogy remixed invites a wide variety of artists to contribute forming the slowly unraveling vision of the r-imprint founders rythen, jonas landwehr & felix fleer.
the legendary moscow club propaganda celebrates its 20th anniversary in april 2017 and launches a brand new record label. the label will cover different styles of intelligent electronic music, focusing on techno in the first year.
at the beginning there will be released music by great artists who had performances at propaganda club in past. more artists will be involved and more excellent music will be released over time.
electric rescue is back on his own imprint to announce his forthcoming album on skryptom. to announce this album he propose us a wonderfull release with 2 super heros from techno with inigo kennedy and zadig to remix the original abstract track texture shot. to push farer this great moment of techno, electric rescue propose an exclusive techno killer track babylone, enjoy !
dreams of the future reveal more about the mind of the dreamer than the future itself-. the third release of rome-based label suburban avenue consists of 3 original tracks from the liverpool-based producer binny and bouncing remix by zadig. -polymorph- and -i/o- are oldschool, direct techno bangers that draw influence from detroit and beyond. with its minimally acidic riff, -signal repeat- is the perfect counterbalance to these tracks and is reminiscent of robert hood s early productions. zadig s electric remix of -i/o- takes the core of the track and re-works it into a subtle, yet tough peak-time groover that will slot easily into any discerning techno dj s set.
bolstered by the unshakable body of work behind it, brooklyn-born berlin-based techno label chronicle reaches its milestone tenth release with its gaze fixed dead ahead. ten releases in, it pays to make a strong, defiant statement of intent, toasting to what the label has been about so far. more important though is to remind those tuned in to take heed, because the next step is always the most significant. from the artists crafting the music at its beating heart to the all-important design that packages the records, chronicle is a label that pulls no punches in its creative vision. given that the vision in question matches unbridled futurism with elegance and intensity, consider this a warning is a fitting title for a salvo of sounds that set the tone for where chronicle will head in its coming chapters.
the double 12 inch includes a cd, featuring all traks from the vinyl plus 6 bonus tracks.
organized aside from the science establishment in june 1993 at the californian resort pajaro dunes, in the monterrey bay, a conference that reunited a group of scientists and philosophers around a intelligent design1 took place. but we all know there are other theories about the origin of life on planet earth. the 5th release of the monkey bar comes from the result of the matured and well meditated work from pajaro dune. this complex house ep comes from the same creative minds behind the lontano project but with a distinct approach and sound. this ep is pure obscure deepness with a scent of house, to cap it all we brought the mighty zadig to deliver a techno cosmic wonderful remix. don’t expect a classic, zadig took the path of most resistance and produced an outstanding psychedelic masterpiece.
gynoid audio maintains it s ltd series with a new split ep containing much character, coarse-grained attitude, thrilling sequences and delightful soul. on one side we have the follow up of the -procurators- by mattias fridell, exquisitely paired with a mechanically grooving remix by tomohiko sagae. turning the plate reveals the minimalistic and focused purist techno cut by future 16, the -filaments pt4-. who else would be better suited to put a soulful and zealous twist on the latter than zadig obviously no one. hopefully you ll enjoy this package of music as much as we did assembling it!
originally a weekly broadcast radio show on the dutch-based xt3 radio, reclaim your city (ryc) gained its reputation as a highly acclaimed podcast series with its headquarters in berlin. since 2012, eighty-eight podcasts have been published from some of the biggest names in contemporary techno, jeroen search, adriana lopez, fabrizio lapiana, exium and jonas kopp to name a few. with such success through its podcast series, ryc has decided to take matters to the next level and establish a label using its powerful concept as a platform.
for its first release ryc has decided to showcase berlin and paris, two cities historically known for placing great significance and expertise on the genre. berlin, consistently home to a resonating techno culture, competes here with paris who has been on the rise from beneath its bourgeois history. for this special first release zadig and antigone have been chosen to represent parisian techno, as blind observatory and subjected will in full support of berlin.
amazing & groundbreaking compilation!! with success comes ambition, and on the heels of two successful 12-inch releases that followed the changing seasons of 2013, studio r returns for fall 2014 with our most expansive offering yet. coming in the form of a 12 track triple ep, our third release revisits one illustrious name – fred p – while deepening the roster with a list of the renown like brendon moeller, exercise one and mike parker, hot upcoming names like zadig, dj spider, and hakim murphy, and lesser knowns, some new but others with long histories. those with their ears to the ground will certainly perk up for contributions from andré kronert and boyd schidt, each of which can trace their production histories back over a decade, the former as head of night drive music and the latter as half of the georgian duo greenbeam & leon. the remaining three – harry light, jū,,ras lietus, and weitone – are all newer, with the first making his debut here, the second having debuted on our own wavereform imprint, and the third ostensibly new, although he may have some history we will not reveal here.
modular expansion is a fresh new techno label, based in athens - greece. the labels first release (a limited white colored edition 12 inch) comes from the head of m.e., george apergis. the debut single features the track >quelle<, a detroit-ish techno/club oriented track, with a distinctive chord progression and solid bassline. the release also includes 3 striking remixes from international artists.
the first one comes from the acknowledged german artist johannes volk (exploration), who re-creates a dub version of the original track. the second remix comes from the rising scene of paris and zadig (construct re-form/ sino), who evolves the track into a groovy and deep experience. last but not least, the remix of irish technohead lee holman (kawl) introduces a darker approach, setting a minimal atmosphere with a unique vocal.
support from popof, stephan bodzin, nicolas masseyef, kiko, john digweed, emmanuel top, greg delon... after 10 years at the helm of the venerable label scandium records whose techno productions marked the electronic scene, paul nazca is a new challenge: to start from zero and create a label alongside his sidekick studio maxime dangles & florian combe. programme: the music came first, fresh, dynamic, varied. the artistic choices are made on favorites guided by the desire to share our passion. and to open the show, paul is in command of the first output followed by maxime before you discover new talent. so stay tuned!
cheers lab is a subdivision of the new french label and team cheers records, with a completely different vibe, for those who like it more adventurous and electronica! na sayah is not realy a newcomer, he is those days one of the most hyped dj in paris, being a resident at bataclan (the largest venue now in paris), at electro chic party, the respect party, at the paris paris club, and he also is having his own party called break - a big success already. for the first release (and expect a lot more in the months to come) he has produced four electro tracks, that will work perfectly on any electro dancefloor, all tracks complete with punchy basslines, deep 80s chords and stunning beats! those tracks could easely be included on a john carpenter movie or a tribute to the best of gorgio moroders music.
der belgische dj marco bailey brachte mit seiner eventreihe materia eine neue generation von underground-techno nach ibiza und veröffentlicht nun auf seinem label mb elektronics die zweite mix-cd zu der partyreihe. -materia - ibiza xl 2- enthält 21 tracks, darunter viele exklusives diverser mbe-künstler wie marcel fengler, dany rodriguez, the persuader oder miakel jonasson. ferner top-titel von shlomi aber, blawan, alex bau, shifted, sterac sowie den bislang unveröffentlichten marco bailey tune -gravity drag-.
the forward-thinking nature of the music in this collection sums up the ethos of chronicle as a whole. each artist has a distinct identity but they all strive to push techno into unexplored realms, placing the emphasis on atmosphere and psychological impact. in such an approach can the most affecting sounds be found, and there will surely be few listeners left unmarked by this record. you have been warned.