Techno

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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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10 Cuts: Arabesque 2

Following last year's Arabesque playlist, we've come up with a second edition. Here are a selection of hybrid club tracks from the Arab world, which ranges from... >>
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Jan / Feb Roundup 2017

We missed out on our monthly roundup in January, so now you've got all the best from the year's first couple of months in one tight playlist. It starts out dark... >>
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Bruce – HEK027

Since he emerged on Hessle Audio in 2014, Bruce has proven himself one of the UK scene’s most consistently creative new producers. Inhabiting the abstract space... >>
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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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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... >>
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August Roundup 2016

It's that time of the month again - all the best tunes from the last four weeks in one handy playlist. We've gone heavy on the techno in August, from sleek Detr... >>
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10 Cuts: Arabesque

As Islamaphobia and the refugee crisis continue to occupy the headlines, it's easy to feel that the relationship between Europe and the Middle East is dominated... >>
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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... >>
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Wulffius – In The Pines’ Crowns

Kiev’s Wicked Bass imprint has a strong history sourcing new talent. They issued debut releases from the likes of Huerco S, Raw M.T. and Innershades, artists wh... >>
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June / July Roundup 2016

We didn't do a roundup at the end of June because of our series on the best of 2016 so far (which you should really check out), so here's a bumper edition, the ... >>
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DJ Qu – Conjure

Nothing ever happened quickly for DJ Qu. Ramon Quezada started out as a house dancer in the late 80’s, started DJing in ’89 and didn’t produce music until 2002.... >>
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Temporary Palaces

We've got a new guest mix today from our resident Moth. The selection swings through some of our favourite techno releases from the year so far, from the rough ... >>
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Powder – Afrorgan

The debut year of the producer known as Powder was about as fine a beginning as you could hope for. A pair of records on ESP Institute and Born Free marked a ta... >>
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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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Slow Life – Chromophore

Slow Life isn’t just a label, it’s a philosophy. The Berlin-based collective, helmed by percussionist and producer Sergio Moreira, have spent the last three yea... >>
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Lumigraph – Bulletproof Holiday

Dublin’s Gareth Smyth is not one of the scene’s most prolific producers. As Lumigraph he’s put out three solo releases over four years along with a scattering o... >>
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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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15 Cuts: After-Hours Ambience

Club cuts are all well and good, but what do you listen to when you're back home from a night out? With phantom rhythms still in your ears and the soft pre-dawn... >>