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Ifan Dafydd

Ifan Dafydd – Eclipse (Push and Run)

Little is known about Welsh producer Ifan Dafydd. He doesn’t do any promotion and information on him is scarce. He obviously likes to keep to himself. Perhaps that’s why most media tend to refer to him as ‘enigmatic’ and ‘mysterious’. The Welshman returns after a…

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Juan Atkins announces first Model 500 album in 16 years

Juan Atkins has just finished his first Model 500 album in sixteen years. ‘Digital Solutions’ will appear on his own Metroplex imprint in january 2015. Atkins almost single-handedly invented techno and Detroit electro in the the eighties with groundbreaking releases by Cybotron (1982′s ‘Clear’ is…

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Heiko Laux – Fernweh (Kanzleramt)

Heiko Laux has been a major force in European techno for more than twenty years with his Kanzleramt label, paving the way for the modern Berlin sound with a catalogue of over 200 high calibre techno releases. `Fernweh´ is Laux’ fifth full length effort on…

Steve Bug

Steve Bug celebrates 15 years of Poker Flat

Steve Bug’s Poker Flat Recordings has turned 15 this year. The former minimalmeister’s extending the anniversary celebrations with the retrospective compilation ‘Four Jacks – 15 Years of Poker Flat’ and a large Berlin birthday event in december. Poker Flat has just released the first two…

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Stream Mr. Oizo’s amazing new album ‘The Church’ in full

French super producer and renaissance man Mr. Oizo (Quentin Dupieux) is back with another album of crazy samples, neck snapping beats and pure unadultarated excitement, this time for Flying Lotus’ Brainfeeder imprint. ‘The Church’ is set for release on november 18, but can be streamed…

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Steve Parker – Hadad / Gaya (Elevate)

Over the last years Portuguese producer Steve Parker has been making quite a name for himself with quality releases for labels like Ovum, Sci+Tec, Weave, Soma and his own Spark imprint. His first EP for Elevate is yet another triumph. With a sound sitting comfortably…

Atrophic Society

Vohkinne – Creole Rhythm (Atrophic Society)

‘Creole Rhythm’ is the third release on Atrophic Society and the follow-up to Brendon Moeller’s brilliant ‘Passage to Obscurity’ EP that was released in september of this year. With the title track label boss Vohkinne (real name Craig McKinney) ventures into Robert Hood/Jeff Mills-territory with…

Carl Craig Detroit Love

Carl Craig spreads some more Detroit Love

Carl Craig has just announced plans to expand his recently started ‘Detroit Love’ project. The legendary dj/producer is planning to honour the birthplace of techno with a specially designed live set and an extensive tour in 2015. The ‘Detroit Love’ concept was designed to ‘bring together…

ICONS Series

MK

Icons; MK – Looking Right Through

Before he vanished from the scene in the late nineties Marc ‘MK’ Kinchen was the undisputed heavyweight remixing champion of the world (in those days the only serious rivals being Masters at Work). In case you´ve lived under a rock for the last two years,…

Dave Clarke

ICONS; Dave Clarke – Wisdom to the Wise

ICONS; Dave Clarke – Wisdom to the Wise In the second half of the nineties, no one was bigger than Dave Clarke, setting new standards for European techno with his ‘Red’ trilogy and taking dancefloors by storm with his thunderous DJ-sets. Twenty years later the…

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ICONS; Kevin Saunderson – The Groove That Won´t Stop

ICONS; Kevin Saunderson - The Groove That Won´t Stop It’s almost impossible to overestimate Kevin Saunderson’s influence on modern electronic music. Saunderson was instrumental in inventing techno in the mid-eighties with fellow pioneers Juan Atkins and Derrick May (a fellowship often referred to as The Belleville…

Podcast

Josh

Podcast 45 Josh Butler

Podcast 45 is recorded by Josh Butler. From the North of England to dance floors across the globe, Josh Butler has made serious headway with his high caliber house sound. Cut from the outspoken West Yorkshire club circuit and propelled towards the forefront of global…

Acumen

Podcast 44 Acumen

The 44th podcast in our ongoing sequence is recorded by Acumen. Antoine ‘Acumen’ Garcia is a man with a tough schedule. A label owner, a DJ, a producer, a live act, a pharmacist and a father, he’s a man who leads numerous different lives. Even…

Monsieur Cedric

Podcast 43 Monsieur Cedric

Podcast number 43 is recorded by Cedric Sabras, better known as Monsieur Cedric. Cedric is French but prefers to be called a ‘world citizen’ after living in no less than ten different countries. Cedric loves music, basically any kind of music, as long as it sounds…