New Artist/Essential Listening Osaka’s Perfect Touch label welcomes the lengthening summer with a moment of transcendental calm, working with artists from Japan and beyond to coordinate a 9 track compilation of ambient and beautiful electronic music. Dutchman Julien Mier starts us off with some pitched
Essential Listening Never one to play by the rules and experiment with the weird and wonderful, the opening track, a gospel track, is testament – Mndsgn goes in on this one staying true to form. Get involved with a diverse array of sounds from gospel,
Essential Listening For the passed 3 weeks Swarvy has been dropping a new volume to his, “Stunts” series. Get ready to have your ears filled with sultry grooves, master sampling and sounds to just vibe out to. Stunts, Vol. 1 by SWARVY Stunts, Vol. 2
The other-worldly Los Angeles producer just dropped the Frugal Earth mixtape, which features about 28 minutes of music and some insane artwork. Be sure to download your copy!
Oiigi X shak. – both are lesser know artists to us, if it wasn’t for shak’s amazing Same Time, Same Places track which was part of Cosmic Compositions Avant Garde Series Vol.2, we may have never have heard of him. He reminds me of a
Finally the wait is over… With the worldwide success of our Soulection Compilation Volume One which featured some of the most promising producers of our generation two years ago in January 2011, it was essential to create volume two. It’s amazing to reflect on our
James Blake just turned the internet over by leaking not one but two tracks from the upcoming Overgrown LP on his tumblr–and least one is the collaboration which created the most anticipation when the album’s tracklist was released recently. That would be “Take A Fall
Because the internet is such a big place, we have come up with the Slept On series which will be chronicling music/ producers that we’ve come across, listen to and enjoy, that may have not been featured at the time of the their albums being
The Melt is: “a forward-thinking music collective, blog and club night based out of Los Angeles, California, showcasing up and coming musicians from all over the globe” The Melt Compilation Vol. 1 is a collection of songs from these artists alongside all five of our
Yet another taster of the imminent Overgrown LP, this is a markedly more filmic affair, with Eno’s signature textures replacing Blake’s woozy production giving it a gravitas rarely heard in electronic pop. This is sturdy, gripping stuff and more proof that Overgrown is likely to
“When you wake up in the morning and MNDSGN has just released a new album…” After a long conversation last night about staying true to form and what it means, comes MNDSGN’s “Bed” album. A producer who stays true to his art, his sound. It’s
After dropping remixes on tracks by Frank Ocean, Grimes, Mikky Ekko, Craig David and most recently, Cat Power. Today Hemsworth dropped yet another fresh remix, this time around it’s Rhye’s chilled-out R&B tune “Open” receiving the royal treatment. Once again, Hemsworth works his magic, engineering
James Blake has announced the follow-up to his excellent self-titled LP. Overgrown will be out on April 8 through Republic. Press materials vaguely promise that the album will see Blake returning to the “brain melting electronic perfection” of his early releases, “moving way beyond any
Psuedo-Noise meets chillwave concept – the irrational agitating sounds of Noise meets the subtle calming aspect of Chillwave. Really interesting how he puts complete opposites into one single track. Always a winner with young XXYYXX.