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PAXMAN'S SUNDAY JAMS: Doves - Firesuite

PAXMAN'S SUNDAY JAMS: Doves - Firesuite
Feature

Getting nostalgic this week. I have been going over albums & artists which were incredibly influential within my adolescence. I predominately listened in my teenage years to a lot of psychedelic rock...
Published: Sunday, 21st May 2017
Author: Guy Paxman
Tudor Acid - Imaginacoh (TB-2121)

Tudor Acid - Imaginacoh (TB-2121)
Premiere

Tudor Acid returns with a new EP called ‘Foscle’, the follow up to his critically acclaimed ‘Chronial’ album and its companion piece, ‘Crossing’.  Both albums were...
Published: Thursday, 18th May 2017
Author: Loose Lips
PAXMAN'S SUNDAY JAMS: Bill Laswell - Samadhi State

PAXMAN'S SUNDAY JAMS: Bill Laswell - Samadhi State
Feature

An undeniably iconic figure in music's constant evolution, Bill Laswell since the 1970s has worked with an incredible array of artists such as Herbie Hancock, Yoko Ono, The Jungle Brothers & many...
Published: Sunday, 14th May 2017
Author: Guy Paxman
Rico Casazza - Martello (VAR019)

Rico Casazza - Martello (VAR019)
Premiere

One of our favourite producers, Rico Casazza, showcases the adaptability of his output. A damn fine piece of saturated techno...try not to punch your ceiling!There is a naughty release party going down...
Published: Tuesday, 9th May 2017
Author: Loose Lips
Dark Sky - Othona (Monkeytown)

Dark Sky - Othona (Monkeytown)
Release Review

I first fell in love with Dark Sky just over five years ago - initially it was the track 'Leave' which tickled my fancy. Its sound was somewhere between liquid DnB and future garage, which just...
Published: Tuesday, 9th May 2017
Author: Joel Baker
Mac DeMarco - This Old Dog

Mac DeMarco - This Old Dog
Release Review

Over a relatively brief career, Mac DeMarco has sculpted a comfortable niche amongst his indie-rock peers, identified by his laid-back personality and his DIY mentality. Whilst the home-grown approachhas...
Published: Monday, 8th May 2017
Author: Blaise Radley
Basic Rhythm - The Basics (Type)

Basic Rhythm - The Basics (Type)
Release Review

One year later and Raw Tracks still resonates, transporting us to an imaginary rave that never actually ends. With The Basics, the second LP under his Basic Rhythm alias, the proof is in the pudding that...
Published: Sunday, 7th May 2017
Author: Nuno Alfonso
Aportrait - Osiris Versus (HE02)

Aportrait - Osiris Versus (HE02)
Premiere

PREMIERE: Aportrait - Osiris Versus (HE02)Loose Lips·Tuesday, 2 May 20177 readsThis premiere introduces some trippy Cyprian lo-fi house, reminsicient of raw early Fly-lo!@honest-electronicsYou can...
Published: Tuesday, 2nd May 2017
Author: Loose Lips
MACHINE NUGGETS: Ed DMX

MACHINE NUGGETS: Ed DMX
Interview

The latest edition of our Machine Nuggets series explores the relationship between artists, equipment and process. This month Lazenbleep interviews Ed DMX (DMX Krew).Lazenbleep: What was your studio...
Published: Monday, 1st May 2017
Author: George Lazenbleep
Gradients V/A (Astrophonica)

Gradients V/A (Astrophonica)
Release Review

If an album can be dubbed a character study, then a label showcase feels more like a ‘meet-the-gang’ affair; never quite as wholesome as an album, albeit with its own quite special charm. In...
Published: Wednesday, 26th April 2017
Author: Henry Johns
Arketip - Şoför bey (SDAD001)

Arketip - Şoför bey (SDAD001)
Premiere

Istanbul’s Electro / Braindance blog Sitdownandance is releasing its first record! It's coming from Arketip, one of the minds behind the project.Clearly inspired by the likes of Aphex Twin and...
Published: Thursday, 13th April 2017
Author: Loose Lips
T-Scale - Prance For Me (RP001)

T-Scale - Prance For Me (RP001)
Premiere

Atmospheric and quaking in its deliverance, showing all T-Scale's innovation and creativity. This premiere comes from the debut release of new London-based experimental label, Reposition.@repositionrecords...
Published: Wednesday, 12th April 2017
Author: Loose Lips
Alma - SH002 (Super Hexagon)

Alma - SH002 (Super Hexagon)
Release Review

Leeds-based collective Super Hexagon are not your usual techno nerds. Choosing to occupy a very specific niche within the realm of electronic music, the group have crafted a sound and identity that draws...
Published: Tuesday, 11th April 2017
Author: Alex Theodossiadis
SC-164 - Tracked (SUBAPICAL001)

SC-164 - Tracked (SUBAPICAL001)
Premiere

Today's premiere introduces the first ever release from new London-based label, Subapical.@subapicalThe Eastern District EP blurs the lines between electro, techno and industrial across 4 special tracks....
Published: Tuesday, 11th April 2017
Author: Loose Lips
Galaxian - Impossible Promises (LP13)

Galaxian - Impossible Promises (LP13)
Premiere

Greek label and electro specialists, Lower Parts, have signed up Glasgow-based producer Galaxian for a new six track EP, Dosing The Population.@lowerpartsOur premiered track, ‘Impossible Promises...
Published: Monday, 10th April 2017
Author: Loose Lips
Urubu Tapes

Urubu Tapes
Label Feature

With a global heartbeat, Lisbon-based URUBU Tapes are a hidden gem in the tape music universe. Reflecting a sense of ‘doing it here and now’, the Portuguese label has gathered an inspiringcollection...
Published: Saturday, 8th April 2017
Author: Nuno Afonso