Bokeh Versions debut album ‘LoversDedicationStation’ from Seekersinternational is a slightly unhinged collection of colourful things that somehow fit perfectly together. Wicked city sunshine Red Stripe slurping music!
Warsaw-based producer Lutto Lento serves up a multidirectional mashup of tribal techno, tape-saturated house, free jazz digressions and weird vocal sampling. He also discusses future releases, studio setup and unsung heroes.
James K talks up “PET”
Ahead of the release of James K eagerly-awaited debut long-player “PET”, we took the chance to find out more about her creative modus operandi and the symbolisms at work behind the album plus her long-haul artistic evolution.
Fresh off the release of his excellent third instalment on Brooklyn’s finest Styles Upon Styles, New York-based beatsmith Gut Nose graced us with a short yet intense 30-min inner-city safari, fully recorded via his beloved MPC.
“The Monster Has Grown Too Powerful” – In conversation with Lotic
Ahead of Lotic’s performance at Eclair Fifi x Clock Strikes 13 show tomorrow night in London, we met up with the Janus mainstay in Berlin to talk about his latest mixtape “Agitations”, rising to independence and his appreciation of online spider aficionados.
Anthony Child: Electronic Recordings from Maui Jungle Vol. 1
Anthony Child has created a record of modular synth experimentations, which resides in a world of sparse arpeggios, deep tone meditation and clashing saw and sine waves.
Lapti: V Tiraj
Lapti surpasses the cut-and-paste schemes to offer a cohesive and almost organic journey through fully synthetic stratums of sound. A combination of ethereal beauty and melodic tour de force.
Premiere: Certain Creatures ‘Colour Me In’
On October 30th, multi-instrumentalist and experimental producer Oliver Chapoy aka Certain Creatures returns with the beautiful ‘Vipassana’, a debut LP to be released via Brooklyn-based Styles Upon Styles.
Senking: Closing Ice
If you’ve enjoyed previous Senking releases then “Closing Ice” will not disappoint. All the hallmark sounds are here, peppered with drum breaks, techy work outs and even a nod to low slung metal guitar head bang.
FIS: The Blue Quicksand Is Going Now
FIS continues to intrigue and “The Blue Quicksand Is Going Now” is another worthwhile addition to his discography. It may not be the masterpiece we were expecting, but it is convincing nonetheless.
Yoshinori Hayashi: The End of The Edge EP
Yoshinori Hayashi taking the helm for an impressively mature four-tracker of intricate sampling and hard-shelled live programming.
WIFE speaks post-performance at Red Bull Music Academy x SónarDome
We caught up with Berlin based musician WIFE post-performance at the 2015 edition of the Red Bull Music Academy stage at Sónar Festival. – Stream the full live recording of WIFE’s performance at Sónar.
How To Become A Cult Leader No. 14 at Apiary Studios
This Friday (10th July) multi-disciplinary artist run platform “How To Become A Cult Leader” will host an eclectic selection of experimental music, performances and video art projections at Apiary Studios in Hackney, East London.
Premiere: S Olbricht ‘Lacertid (feat. Imre Kiss)’
Fitting somewhere between Autechre ambient works and Tim Hecker’s Harmony In Ultraviolet, the dark-shaded, droning convolutions of the track promise to haunt your days and nights.