ON REPEAT

Kareem Kool – 退化

This release on New York's impressive new label Arcane (home to an ace recent Benedek release among others) was an odd one. Three tracks of crunchy lofi house w... >>

Celestial Trax – Not In Control

This haunting sketch from the middle of Celestial Trax's thrilling debut album is possibly his most affecting work yet. Abandoning the club for a beatless void,... >>

Pacha – One Kiss (F.O.S. One Remix)

A late Loft classic, this house odyssey from '93 is a perfect storm of sultry guitars and chugging drumwork. The original was a collab between New Jersey house ... >>

Shinichi Atobe – Regret

Anonymity is a a double-edged sword in the electronic music world. While it's understandable that an artist may want their music to speak for itself, the trope ... >>

Deluxe – Where R U Now

You might not know the name Toyin Agbetu, but you'll probably know some of his music. From the late '80s to the mid-90's Agbetu produced some of the UK's most e... >>

Hot Sauce – C’etait Bon, Tres Bon

This sultry joint was one of the first records from a young Maurice Fulton, issued in 1998 on Finnish label Puu. Puu comes under the umbrella of the cult Sähko ... >>

Cottam – 002B

Since putting his name on the map with a trio of slow-burning releases in 2009, Paul Cottam has been as consistent as they come. He's dabbled in acid and techie... >>

Todd Modes – Knossos

Todd Modes, one of the lesser-known lights of the Detroit house scene, resurfaced late last year with an EP on the consistently excellent FIT Sound label. The N... >>

Fabrizio Lapiana – 1003B

This mesmerising slice of techno comes courtesy of Rome's Fabrizio Lapiana, the owner of Attic Records and former associate of M_REC. It starts out simple enoug... >>

Sound Stream – Good Soul

When it comes to the world of disco house there's good music, great music and then there's Sound Stream. It's not clear exactly what Frank Timm does so differen... >>

John Beltran – Deluge

Michigan's John Beltran has spent his musical career as a shapeshifter. From his early work with Carl Craig to his more recent TV-friendly ambient work, Beltran... >>

Folamour – Novalaise

After a decade out of the spotlight, the last couple of years have seen French producers returning to underground dance with a vengeance. The likes of Antinote ... >>

Steaua de Mare – Babadag

Flying over Romania today with a funky nugget from Bucharest's psychadelic troupe Steaua de Mare. Babadag keeps things grounded with a deep bassline and shimmer... >>

Denis Sulta – Saturday Nite

Glaswegian producer Denis Sulta has in two years shifted from obscurity to one of the city's leading lights. His EPs for Dixon Avenue Basement Jams are house st... >>

Paul Johnson – Hear The Music

Since he exploded onto the Chicago scene in the early 90's, Paul Johnson has been one of the most impressive and prolific house producers of the Windy City. He ... >>