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Jio - TFW (Quiet Time)

Jio - TFW (Quiet Time)
Review

The prolific Jiovanni Nadal greets the new year with an exciting new project on Quiet Time. The multifaceted producer has put music out most notably as J. Albert on the likes of 1080p, Hypercolour andThe...
Published: Thursday, 24th January 2019
Author: Sam Karam
XL.IKS - eongsang (APF002)

XL.IKS - eongsang (APF002)
Premiere

A driving, immersive track punctuated by hard turns of events!From alpine funk classics vol.2 VA compilation on Shoganai.Out 31.01 on cassette and digital - Pre-order: https://shoganai-records.bandcamp.com...
Published: Thursday, 24th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Threads Radio to launch this Thursday!

Threads Radio to launch this Thursday!
News

It's happening, and we're so so excited.www.threadsradio.com After a months break, the crew who ran 199Radio are back with a bang! THREADS!Despite being advertised as Friday, broadcastingwill...
Published: Tuesday, 22nd January 2019
Author: Anonymous
Biome - The Orcas EP

Biome - The Orcas EP
Release Review

Biome — one of Manchester’s finest bass technicians — has recently released The Orcas — a 3-track EP — as a teaser for his forthcoming 2019 album. The whole release has atense...
Published: Monday, 21st January 2019
Author: Sam Langley
Fragmentor - Synthetic Rain (QRZ038)

Fragmentor - Synthetic Rain (QRZ038)
Premiere

Tokyo-based Italian producer Fragmentor delivers a contemplative piece driven by shiny synths and Taiko-sounding drums.From Fragmentor's A Man Lost In Time EP on Quartz Records.Out now on 12"-...
Published: Monday, 21st January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Kortzer's Sunday Jams: William Basinski - DLP 3

Kortzer's Sunday Jams: William Basinski - DLP 3
Feature

Taking a turn from the trends of weeks gone by I've chosen one of the loops from William Basinski's Disintegration Loops. Basinski recorded the loops from clips of ambient music with the tape eventually...
Published: Sunday, 20th January 2019
Author: Kortzer
Rico Casazza - Transmutation (MRG016)

Rico Casazza - Transmutation (MRG016)
Release Review

6 years since its inception, Murge Recordings is only releasing its 16th record. Boasting an unabashedly sporadic discography, the label has released records by revered names such as K Alexi Shelby, Mark...
Published: Sunday, 20th January 2019
Author: Harry Wootten
NIKE_VOMITA - Phantom_variant (CC006)

NIKE_VOMITA - Phantom_variant (CC006)
Premiere

Sliding, waving, shifting, evaporating, getting through walls and electronics.This brilliant number takes you into a world of its own.From NIKE_VOMITA's PHANTOM_EP on Concrete Collage.Out 23.01 ondigital...
Published: Friday, 18th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Agôn - Wardub (The Bass Society)

Agôn - Wardub (The Bass Society)
Premiere

An absolutely slimey Grime track from Agôn!It is part of a compilation that gathers french Bass music producers from various crews and cities around the Hexagon and showcase the variety the scene...
Published: Thursday, 17th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
What to look forward to - 2019

What to look forward to - 2019
feature

As 2018 ends, Loose Lips takes a look forward to the most exciting events to put in your diary for 2019. Although this was originally supposed to be for all of 2019, the crew had too many good suggestions...
Published: Tuesday, 15th January 2019
Author: Matthew Hardy
Alavux - Space Junk (BA088)

Alavux - Space Junk (BA088)
Premiere

Full throttle into a cosmic belt of space debris, heading towards the nearest black hole.From Alavux's Cyberpunk EP on Bass Agenda.Out 18.01 on digital - Follow Bass Agenda.https://soundcloud.com/bassagendahttps:...
Published: Tuesday, 15th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Dr Doctor

Dr Doctor
Interview

Through his various roles such as creator, sonic sculptor, curator, label manager and radio host, Dr Doctor has been a powerful unifying force on the underground electronic music scene. His work with the...
Published: Saturday, 12th January 2019
Author: Ognen Spiroski
SANELOGY 4 - SANE (Isope)

SANELOGY 4 - SANE (Isope)
Release Review

SANELOGY 4 track EP by Russell Burnell aka SANE is by far, one of the most INSANE Techno records you'll ever hear.Released on the Belgian label Isope and being delivered on lush Turquoise vinyl , it...
Published: Saturday, 12th January 2019
Author: Kenny Mulligan
Papillon & Skillin - Bounty District (Skoop)

Papillon & Skillin - Bounty District (Skoop)
Premiere

A bit of a special one! We're streaming the full Bounty District mixtape by Papillon & Skillin from Edinburgh collective and label Skoop! A dark urban trip!Out now on digital - Order: https://skoop.bandcamp.com...
Published: Friday, 11th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Cruising Beats - Club

Cruising Beats - Club
Premiere

Bass hopping!From the CLUB album by Cruising BeatsOut now on digital - Order: https://cruze-faderdrhybrid.bandcamp.com/album/clubhttps://soundcloud.com/cruisingbeats
Published: Friday, 11th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
The 140 Roundup - December 2018

The 140 Roundup - December 2018
monthly feature

December is always a special month in the ecosystem of music, with the album front suddenly getting quieter following a few months of frenzy and labels sorting some of their highest-profile releases before...
Published: Friday, 11th January 2019
Author: Aurélien Bonvoisin
M422 - Øo (PA007)

M422 - Øo (PA007)
Premiere

A progressive recollection of frozen memories.From Pattern Abuse Compilation 2 - Nordic Ambient on Pattern Abuse.Out now on cassette and digital - Order: https://pattern-abuse.bandcamp.com/album/pattern-abuse-compilation-2-nordic-ambienthttps:...
Published: Thursday, 10th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
El_Txef_A - Untitled (ME001)

El_Txef_A - Untitled (ME001)
Premiere

Materia Exotica's first release with an Electrofunk tune worth robot dancing to!From El_Txef_A's Blue Boat EP on Materia Exotica.Out 15.01 on 12" - Pre-order: https://www.decks.de/m/eltxefa-blue...
Published: Wednesday, 9th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
SC-164 - Telegraph (CE028)

SC-164 - Telegraph (CE028)
Premiere

This is none other than Donor under a new alias and staying true to his punchy trademark, unleashing earthy snare rattles and a tweaked-out, panicky synth lines!From the From The Dark Volume 3 VA compilation...
Published: Tuesday, 8th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
The Mole - Laughy Dumb Dumb (SER047)

The Mole - Laughy Dumb Dumb (SER047)
Premiere

A laidback, uplifting ballad right when you need something to warm your ears up!From The Mole's A Walk In A Field EP on Serialism.Out 14.01 on 12" - Pre-order: https://www.juno.co.uk/products...
Published: Monday, 7th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
Kinbotte - In The Subway (Color Squad Records)

Kinbotte - In The Subway (Color Squad Records)
Release Review

Contrary to its name, this album can be enjoyed elsewhere than In The Subway… In your room, in aconcert hall, on the bus, in your car, and so on. The feeling of inhabiting an empty subway, searchingdesperately...
Published: Monday, 7th January 2019
Author: Artyom Malevich
Pattern Abuse Volume 2 : Nordic Ambient

Pattern Abuse Volume 2 : Nordic Ambient
Release Review

A collection of fairly unknown artists compiles a variety of Nordic ambient music on Liquido’s label Pattern Abuse. As opposed to the eclecticism of Volume 1, Volume 2 heads in a more precise direction...
Published: Monday, 7th January 2019
Author: Daniel Thomas
DRONICA Festival - 30.11.18

DRONICA Festival - 30.11.18
Festival Review

Dronica is a tri-yearly, two-day sound and art festival, held at the Old Church in Stoke Newington. Founded in 2016 by Nicola Serra, the festival mainly focuses on experimental, drone and free form-approach...
Published: Monday, 7th January 2019
Author: Tom Williams
PICKS: Sibson's Rock'n'roll Ravers

PICKS: Sibson's Rock'n'roll Ravers
Feature

Sibson's selections combine jazz, funk and rock & roll sensibilities with a flair for blissed-out global frequencies. At 22, he has DJ'd across the globe, as well as holding up residenciesat...
Published: Sunday, 6th January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
AtOm_AnT - RuBy (NrM083)

AtOm_AnT - RuBy (NrM083)
Premiere

Smooth Braindance mentalism reminiscent of Solar X's best moments.Excerpt from a totally great compilation consisting of 22 equally good tracks!From New Year Gifts 2018 VA compilation on Nenormalizm...
Published: Thursday, 3rd January 2019
Author: Loose Lips
DJ RawCut - Dust And Acid (A303)

DJ RawCut - Dust And Acid (A303)
Premiere

Ending the year with a bang as well as a send off made out of love! Part of compilation honouring the memory of Acid Techno warrior DJ Acid Brew Matt, this furious Acid-laced UK Hardcore track serves as...
Published: Monday, 31st December 2018
Author: Loose Lips