“Extended offers a thought-provoking view on the absurdity of the coming omni-digital age and what it means – or what it takes – to be human
Easy-listening lovers, go your way. Higgins’ latest LP, ‘Dossier’, freshly out on Nicolas Jaar’s Other People, further explores the most remote and uncharted of sonic territories, “engaging with the alienation and inner emotional economy of contemporary digital life, its politics, erotics, and violence”. Watch the video for ‘Pitch Black’ within.
Since establishing in 2014, Glasgow’s Contort Yourself successfully devoted themselves to closing the gap between raw, contemporary techno and pioneering industrial, EBM and off-kilter sonics from the ’80s
With the defunct Boston-based duo’s originals trading at indecent prices on the second-hand market, the long-overdue publication of Onyx ‘Complete Works 1981-1983’ fills a gaping hole as much as it unlatches a comprehensive view into Judd Stone and Beveur’s definitely unique mutant punk-wave universe. Stream ‘SOS’ within.
We caught up with an unsung herald of the contemporary kosmische and synth pop scene in the person of Moscow-based producer Andrei Orlov to lift a corner of the veil on his craft, away from current trends but close to the core of a timeless genre of electronic music that continues to be a source of fascination.
Following the release of Sky Walking’s debut self-titled album in 2014, the trio composed of Christian Naujoks, Peter M. Kersten and Richard von der Schulenburg have since been priming the launch of their record label with the announcement of a 10-track label compilation entitled 41’36” – Stream Nowerk’s (Christian Naujoks and F#X) track from the compilation ‘Clarion’ within.