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Deena Abdelwahed – Klabb

As inviting as house music is, the genre rarely provides material that sounds genuinely fresh. Those looking for something that sounds new generally end up at t... >>
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Young Marco – Selectors 002

A common complaint of the dance scene is that good DJs are expected to be good producers, and vice versa, when the two require very different skills. Typically ... >>
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Luka Productions – Fasokan

As electronic production methods become cheaper and more widely available, producers from Senegal to Teheran have begun learning to compose digitally. The major... >>
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Underspreche – Invito Alla Danza

Electronic artists often situate themselves in relation to music history – new techno looks nostalgically at the early days of 90’s rave, while modern house toy... >>
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Person of Interest – NOYFB

We don’t know much about Person of Interest. Over a share of records on the L.I.E.S. axis, the anonymous producer has mostly concocted gritty basement techno, l... >>
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Lost Scripts – Hiverned 4

Some people think that edits are lazy. It’s so easy to slap a simple drum track onto a forgotten classic. But just as with original pieces of music, edits can v... >>
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Lemme Kno – UNTHANK009

Two principles seem to guide Andrew Field-Pickering and all his endeavours – experiment and fun. His solo releases as Max D play with familiar genre tropes, whi... >>
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Ibrahim Alfa – Hidden by the Leaves

The last few years have seen a new trend of ‘lost’ tracks rediscovered and getting released. The whole idea gives me mixed feelings. As a music obsessive, it’s ... >>
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Sleep D – The Jackal Pt. 2

Melbourne continues to shine as the latest house music hotspot, thanks in no small part to the consistent brilliance of local labels Superconscious, Butter Reco... >>
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Psychic Mirrors – Nature of Evil

It’s not unusual for artists to conceptualise their albums as soundtracks to imaginary films or landscapes. But few go as far as directing a gloriously schlocky... >>
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Ondo Fudd – Blue Dot

Cowbells clatter in the distance. A synth note shimmers into existence and dissipates like a mirage. A clarinet calls out, uncertain, over an undulating landsca... >>
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Jayda G – Jaydaisms

Jayda Guy is the newest addition to Vancouver’s unfailing house scene, who burst out as a selector last year with her Freakout Cult parties and an ace addition ... >>
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Benedek – Coolin’

Los Angeles’ Nicholas Benedek stepped out as one of modern funk’s most intriguing voices with his 2013 debut album. The untitled LP for People’s Potential Unlim... >>
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Not Waving – Animals

Best known as half of star-gazing electronica duo Walls, Italian producer Alessio Natalizia has been plying a much rougher strain of sound for several years und... >>
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Skee Mask – Shred

After ten steady years of classy techno releases, the Zenker brothers’ Ilian Tape imprint has finally taken off. Staying true to their vision of atmospheric mac... >>
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DJ Wave – Above The Clouds

British imprint Lobster Theremin seem to be inundated with so much music that since their first release in 2013 they have opened a new sub-label every year of o... >>