Music

Kevin Saunderson shops for sound samples at Ford factory

Kevin Saunderson has recently collected sound samples at Ford’s Michigan car plant as an inspiration for future music, reports local newspaper Detroit News. The Detroit techno pioneer, who recently returned to Detroit after two years in Chicago, stated earlier he wanted to reconnect with the…

Yotam Avni – UR Sleeping / Better Days (Be As One)

Let’s get this out of the way first: Yotam Avni writes for House Cult occasionally. Apart from being a great dj and producer he’s also an inspired music writer with an in-depth knowledge of electronic music. That doesn’t mean we feel we have to ignore Yotam’s…

Kaiserdisco – Raw 001 (KD Raw)

With more than 50 releases on KD Records under their belt Hamburg dj/producer duo Kaiserdisco delve deeper into the dark side with the newly founded KD Raw. Don’t be alarmed though, the first release on the new imprint is still unmistakably Kaiserdisco. 2014 has been a…

Push and Run releases video for Ifan Dafydd’s Eclipse

Push and Run has just released a video to accompany Ifan Dafydd’s wonderful new single ‘Eclipse’. The kaleidoscopic video was created by visual artist 23KID, who’s also one sixth of Welsh production collective LSN. “Eclipse’ is Ifan Dafydd’s first outing in a year. On his…

Max Cooper gives away free Quotients downloads

Over the next months, Irish electronic music maestro Max Cooper will be giving away a bunch of downloads on his website. The first track ‘Arc’ and a mix called ‘Semiosis’ are now up for grabs. The downloads are available through Cooper’s website and can also be…

Stephan Hinz chases Monday Ghosts

Stephan Hinz dominated dancefloors all over the world last summer with his huge hit ‘Doch’, a collabo with long term accomplice Philipp Ruhmhardt. Well, he’s back with something completely different; a beautiful meditative journey inwards. He may be best known for his big room techno…

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…

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…

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…