Having made a name for himself as one half of mad scientist duo The Pilotwings, Lyon-based producer Guillaume Lespinasse alias Jonquera returns with his debut solo
If you’ve heard Basses Terres’ excellent debut EP for BFDM, ‘A Darker Rain’, you’ve certainly noticed his lean for finespun atmospherics and full-on cinematic deep audio-scenarios. Yet more pared-down and essential, his second instalment for the Lyon-based imprint exalts some of the most transcending ambient we’ve had the chance to hear in quite a long time.
Over the last few years, the Lyon scene has entered a pretty impressive phase of expansion. With underground labels such as Macadam Mambo, CLFT, Palma, Groovedge and obviously Brothers
From Low Jack’s massive new LP on the ever-vanguard Modern Love to DJ Slyngshot’s debut effort out of the Yappin circle for the newborn Place No Blame, onto Suzanne Kraft’s summer-flavored ‘DJ Safety Track’ for Stuttgart’s finest Kitjen, there’s been full flocks of nuggets flying aplenty. Here’s our recap.