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Cleaverhype - Awkward Slung (Skoop)

Cleaverhype - Awkward Slung (Skoop)
Premiere

A Grime hybrid that puts your feet to work!From Cleaverhype's Liquid Contortion EP on Skoop.Out on digital 29.04 - https://skoop.bandcamp.com/.https://soundcloud.com/cleaverhypehttps://www.facebook.com...
Published: Thursday, 26th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Bitter Lake - Bitter Lake

Bitter Lake - Bitter Lake
Release Review

This latest offering from Scottish one-man band Bitter Lake is a straight-up slice of Norwegian-style black metal in the vein of 90s church-burners, Burzum.When talking about the album, Travis Lee, the...
Published: Tuesday, 24th April 2018
Author: Wil Crisp
Pépe - Las Arenas (CLIPP007)

Pépe - Las Arenas (CLIPP007)
Premiere

Arpeggiated euphoria from Pépe!Out now on digital - Order: https://clipp-art.bandcamp.com/track/las-arenashttps://soundcloud.com/clipp_arthttps://soundcloud.com/pepmanpepe
Published: Tuesday, 24th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Lucinate - Universal Rhythm (DELUXE045)

Lucinate - Universal Rhythm (DELUXE045)
Premiere

Cinematic Jazz for imaginary movies.From Lucinate's Big Noise album on King Deluxe. Out on digital 27.04 - Pre-order: http://kingdeluxe.ca/album/big-noisehttps://soundcloud.com/king_deluxehttps://soundcloud.com...
Published: Monday, 23rd April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
RoboKnob - Pr4k II (FTM002)

RoboKnob - Pr4k II (FTM002)
Premiere

Shouts echoing over a menacing bassline and popping snares.Available on digital 28.04 - https://fasterthanmusic.bandcamp.com/album/pr4kaneokastrna-ephttps://soundcloud.com/fasterthanmusichttps://soundcloud.com...
Published: Sunday, 22nd April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Boxwork - Lake Panning (BWM001)

Boxwork - Lake Panning (BWM001)
Premiere

A music box lost somewhere inside a dream, using notes from the pentatonic scale.Out now on digital - https://www.junodownload.com/labels/Boxwork+Musichttps://soundcloud.com/boxworkmusic
Published: Saturday, 21st April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Foreign Sequence - The End Of Us (PHR01)

Foreign Sequence - The End Of Us (PHR01)
Premiere

An epic Braindance journey, with 90s aesthetics...Available on digital and orange 12" on 24.04.Pre-order: https://www.juno.co.uk/products/foreign-sequence-rs7k-ep/682007-01/https://posthumanrec.bandcamp.com...
Published: Thursday, 19th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Spatial - Netz Room (NVR003)

Spatial - Netz Room (NVR003)
Premiere

Gritty grimey funk from Spatial on his forthcoming Netz Room EP on Never Ready Records, including remixes by J. Tijn and Munstac!Out on digital and coloured 12" on 20.04.2018 - https://neverready.bandcamp.com...
Published: Tuesday, 17th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
PICKS: Jeff Opara's 'No Rewinds'

PICKS: Jeff Opara's 'No Rewinds'
Feature

Since we got involved with 199Radio, one of the other show hosts who has impressed us the most is Jeff Opara, whose quickly developed a reputation for selecting bangers from across the spectrum. This...
Published: Tuesday, 17th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
PICKS: Will Soer's 'Liminal State Dance Records'

PICKS: Will Soer's 'Liminal State Dance Records'
Feature

Have you ever got into a smoking area conversation with someone who arguably reads too much into dance music, or at least too much for a casual conversation with someone who is off their nut? That person...
Published: Monday, 16th April 2018
Author: Will Soer
Gruth & Ikola - Severely Decomposed (TE001)

Gruth & Ikola - Severely Decomposed (TE001)
Premiere

A brutal encounter...an excerpt from the first release of a new Uruguayan label, Tormenta Electrica. From Gruth's 'Futile Demise EP', out now on digital and 12" limited edition vinyl....
Published: Monday, 16th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Horos - Just Forget It (TRNQR013)

Horos - Just Forget It (TRNQR013)
Premiere

A slow and busy industrial House track, from the forthcoming Cosmic Anomaly EP on TRNQ. Out on digital and cassette on 23.04 - https://trnqr.bandcamp.com/https://soundcloud.com/horosHoros is a S&atilde...
Published: Sunday, 15th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Leonid Nevermind - Blossom Chance (BS002)

Leonid Nevermind - Blossom Chance (BS002)
Premiere

An eccentric ballad meets pop house.Out 16.04 on 12" and digital - https://clone.nl/item50267.htmlhttps://leonidnevermind.bandcamp.com/https://soundcloud.com/bivouacsoundrecords 
Published: Friday, 13th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Shanti Celeste: Discography Review

Shanti Celeste: Discography Review
Feature

A couple of years into my love of dance music, I found my DJ. Just as I got into Oasis and the Arctic Monkeys, before landing on The xx as puberty started to really kick in, my first years of going toclubs...
Published: Friday, 13th April 2018
Author: Will Soer
Emmanuel Nwamadi @ Jimmy's, Manchester - 10/05/18

Emmanuel Nwamadi @ Jimmy's, Manchester - 10/05/18
Event Preview

Emmanuel Nwamadi’s distinctive tones are soon to echo around the streets of Manchester. Gaining a massive confidence boost in his young career from the public reaction to his appearance on The Voice...
Published: Thursday, 12th April 2018
Author: Jamie Groovement
Croft - With Shadows Of Ghosts (EMB005)

Croft - With Shadows Of Ghosts (EMB005)
Premiere

A bare naked piece of electrotech from this talented Nottingham-based producer.Out 13.04 on digital - Pre-order: https://www.beatport.com/release/ghosts/2251216And we won't forget...Croft was the man...
Published: Thursday, 12th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Luca Musto's Personal Parable

Luca Musto's Personal Parable
Interview

Dance music can be utterly meaningless, or intensely meaningful. It can be a wily, practical outlet for sonic exploration, whose functional form allows producers to get paid to mess around with sound.It...
Published: Thursday, 12th April 2018
Author: Will Soer
Marcio McFly - Divorzio All'Italiana (51bts056)

Marcio McFly - Divorzio All'Italiana (51bts056)
Premiere

A scratched out tribute to the 1961 Italian classic film of the same name, on a bed of Hip-Hop beats and bubbly synths...Out on digital 13.04.2018 - http://shop.51beats.nethttps://soundcloud.com/marcio-mcfly...
Published: Wednesday, 11th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Kortzer's Sunday Jams: Ranking Dread & Dennis Brown

Kortzer's Sunday Jams: Ranking Dread & Dennis Brown

Ranking Dread (Winston Brown) Started out as a deejay in Jamaica and gained fame with  Ray Symbolic Sound System. Although Ranking Dread was an Incredible dub & reggae artist is also more known...
Published: Wednesday, 11th April 2018
Author: Kortzer
OverworX - Flybot (OverworX 001)

OverworX - Flybot (OverworX 001)
Premiere

Uplifting, acidic, ravey and full of pitch-shifted cuts!OverworX is a new project from Best Pest, built specially for sweaty dancefloors.OverworX 001 will be available on vinyl and digital on 1st May.Pre-order...
Published: Tuesday, 10th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Introducing Lokier

Introducing Lokier
interview

Glass bottles being thrown at DJs, corrupt police raids and promoters getting 12 months in jail for putting on parties. Welcome to Mexico City’s dance scene of the early-noughties, as rememberedby...
Published: Monday, 9th April 2018
Author: Martin Guttridge-Hewitt
Masaki Uchida - Iris (After Affects)

Masaki Uchida - Iris (After Affects)
Premiere

An industrial yet spiritual journey...from the Synkopated Art XPRMNT compilation, dedicated to the memory of Sergio Guglielmi (Sinkop Artz) !Out 02.05.2018. Pre-order: https://afteraffectsrec.bandcamp.com...
Published: Monday, 9th April 2018
Author: Loose Lips
Finlay Shakespeare - Housediet IX

Finlay Shakespeare - Housediet IX
Release Review

<a href="http://finlayshakespeare.bandcamp.com/album/housediet-ix">Housediet IX byFinlay...
Published: Friday, 6th April 2018
Author: Martin Guttridge-Hewitt