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Balouu - Bowser's Castle (PD001)

Balouu - Bowser's Castle (PD001)
Premiere

New Bass-orientated label in the Bristolian landscape, Pressure Dome drops their first record, consisting of5 sub-lead numbers. Balouu here graces us with an heavy-as-Bowser, cavernous, labyrinthic and...
Published: Saturday, 26th October 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Ben Kaczor - Dust Glitter (CZT002)

Ben Kaczor - Dust Glitter (CZT002)
Premiere

A dreamlike, bent mirror glass vision of everyday urban street life in this Musique Concrete piece.From Ben Kaczor's Typ LP on CZT.Out 27.09 on digital - Pre-order: https://benkaczor.bandcamp.com/album...
Published: Saturday, 26th October 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Kortzer's Sunday Jams: Jay Fizzle - Sunday

Kortzer's Sunday Jams: Jay Fizzle - Sunday
Feature

I've chosen something abit different this week in the fashion of Jay Fizzle. This track came out yesterday if I'm correct and comes straight from Memphis! After spending some time in Memphis with...
Published: Sunday, 20th October 2019
Author: Kortzer
RISING: XIORRO

RISING: XIORRO
interview & review

Felton Cortijo aka Xiorro has been making earthquakes in the techno underground. Since co-founding ALKHEMY & The Black Hole back in 2016 with his partner Christina Hernandez (Adrestia), he has proven...
Published: Monday, 14th October 2019
Author: Alex h honey
Kortzer's Sunday Jams: Chairman Maf - All I Need

Kortzer's Sunday Jams: Chairman Maf - All I Need
Feature

This week I've chosen Chairman Maf - All I Need, I first came across the track when I bought the album it features on, 1976. The album itself is a Instrumental Hip Hop masterclass and is somethingI...
Published: Sunday, 13th October 2019
Author: Kortzer
DAAT - 037 (OSVA001)

DAAT - 037 (OSVA001)
Premiere

Claustrophobic bass assault!From Permissions VA on One.Seventy.Out 20.09 on digital - Pre-order: www.beatport.com/release/permissions/2691307https://soundcloud.com/oneseventyldn
Published: Tuesday, 24th September 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Burland - Agbekor (MWB010)

Burland - Agbekor (MWB010)
Premiere

Initially a traditional Ghanaian piece, Agbekor gets a modern, club/dance-orientated redesign with heavy 808s and syncopated percussion.From Burland's Tell Me Why You Worry EP on Mawimbi Records.Out...
Published: Tuesday, 24th September 2019
Author: Loose Lips
DJ Sentinelle - Homing Missile (SHGN001)

DJ Sentinelle - Homing Missile (SHGN001)
Premiere

One of our resident described this track as "Mumdance meets Spandau Ballet" and this analogy makes so much sense after listening to this unique number.From DJ Sentinelle best 3D waifu EP on Shoganai.Out...
Published: Monday, 23rd September 2019
Author: Loose Lips
PREMIERE: DJ Problemas - Caturra (TE006)

PREMIERE: DJ Problemas - Caturra (TE006)
Premiere

Sub-heavy ritual music, like a dance around a fire whose flames follow the rhythms, which sendthe listener into a trance-like state.From Clairvoyance EP on Tormenta Electrica, featuring DJ Problemas and...
Published: Sunday, 22nd September 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Djrum - Hard To Say / Tournesol (R&S)

Djrum - Hard To Say / Tournesol (R&S)
Release Review

2018's LP Portrait With Firewood gained Djrum (AKA Felix Manuel) a bevy of positive press and converted fans, creating a certifiable high point of his near-decade of breaks-indebted electronica....
Published: Sunday, 22nd September 2019
Author: Joseph Fuller
Shards - Find Sound (Erased Tapes)

Shards - Find Sound (Erased Tapes)
Release Review

Find Sound is the debut album from Shards, a London-based vocal group led by singer, composer and producer Kieran Brunt.After a collaboration with Terry Riley in 2016, Brunt was asked by the Barbican to...
Published: Saturday, 21st September 2019
Author: Elliot Pearce
Sophia Saze - Self (Part one) (Kingdoms)

Sophia Saze - Self (Part one) (Kingdoms)
Release Review

Tbilisi-born Georgian artist Sophia Saze released the first part of her debut two-part album Self on Francis Harris´ imprint Kingdoms. Self (part one) comprises a reflection of her struggles...
Published: Friday, 20th September 2019
Author: Lemarr Baqai
Vast Array Feat. Cappo – Thru Summer (MIMMCOMP004)

Vast Array Feat. Cappo – Thru Summer (MIMMCOMP004)
Premiere

As the summer slowly reaches through its end, Vast Array and Cappo give their insightful perspective.From Mimm Exploration Compilation Vol 2 VA Compilation on Mimm.Out 13.09 on digital - More info...
Published: Friday, 6th September 2019
Author: Loose Lips
DOTHEDU - Love Illusions (SV004)

DOTHEDU - Love Illusions (SV004)
Premiere

Acid laced Chicago-style House with big dirty kicks and inebriated vocals floating around.Hard not to get into it!From DOTHEDU's Illusions EP on Senseverse Records.Out 10.09 on 12" - Pre-order:...
Published: Thursday, 5th September 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Michael Ferragosto - Furious (RWCLTR010)

Michael Ferragosto - Furious (RWCLTR010)
Premiere

Totally raw and saturated live drum machine goodness.It just gets your primal instincts out of your guts from the first few seconds!From Raw Culture's Pushers Vol.3 VA on Raw Culture.Out now on 12quot...
Published: Wednesday, 4th September 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Zerødays - Celestial Snooker feat. Beyonder

Zerødays - Celestial Snooker feat. Beyonder
Premiere

Our family member Rico Casazza collaborates with spoken work artist and vocalist Beyonder as Zerødays on this fat hazey number. Big lumps of smoke coming out of the subwoofers while vocals transpire...
Published: Tuesday, 3rd September 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Kallida Festival

Kallida Festival
review

Kallida festival 2019 was an absolute treat. From the picturesque gardens to the Manor house, the festival couldn’t help but make a strong impression. Held this year at Sparkfields Hall in Yeovil...
Published: Friday, 30th August 2019
Author: Luke Turnham
Masks - EP2 (Spring Theory)

Masks - EP2 (Spring Theory)
Release Review

The duo behind Masks comprise Max Ravits a.k.a. Patricia (Opal Tapes, Spectral Sound, L.I.E.S.) and Alexis Georgopoulos a.k.a. Arp. Both have their second release that is obviously a blend of two interesting...
Published: Tuesday, 20th August 2019
Author: Andrijan Apostoloski
Bchara - MArba' El Hobb (AS004)

Bchara - MArba' El Hobb (AS004)
Premiere

Marba' El Hobb (Square of Love) sees a rougher, more industrial approach to flipping over an old Fairuz song. The result is a fuzzy, brutalist concoction oozing with soulful vocals and oud notes, while...
Published: Tuesday, 20th August 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Thomas Bodenständig - Doubts (Brainwaves)

Thomas Bodenständig - Doubts (Brainwaves)
Premiere

A period-piece of raw, provocative, uncompromising Electro Body Music from an authentic Ruhrpot degenerate!Out very soon on a label we fell in love with a few months ago.From Thomas Bodenständig&39...
Published: Friday, 16th August 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Kortzer's Sunday Jams: Black Moon - Reality

Kortzer's Sunday Jams: Black Moon - Reality
Feature

The week's selection comes from Brooklyn's Black Moon. This is easily one of my favourite Hip Hop tracks and a Sunday Jams banger in its own right. The beat itself sets the tone from the startsampling...
Published: Sunday, 4th August 2019
Author: Kortzer
Corporation - Asthma Studio (gen037)

Corporation - Asthma Studio (gen037)
Premiere

Piano notes floating in the middle of granular clouds, slowly waking up a giant malicious entity.From Corporation's Graffito album on Genot Centre.Out 05.08 on cassette and digital - Pre-order:...
Published: Wednesday, 31st July 2019
Author: Loose Lips