Reviews

Stump Valley – Recorded at Summer Forest Camp (Uzuri)

It’s one of our favorite records out there right now: the first volume of Uzuri´s new ´Wilderness Sessions´ series by mysterious Italian production duo Stump Valley. So far Uzuri is mostly known for its love affair with deep Chicago-style house music. With the new Wilderness…

Schmutz – Peelers EP (Dirt Crew)

After releasing the strong ‘Slaned’ EP on Gerd’s 4 Lux Recordings and contributing a track to Dirt Crew’s mini compilation ‘Deep Love 10’ last year Schmutz now delivers its first full EP for the Berlin imprint. On ‘Peelers’ Belfast DJ and production duo Schmutz (real…

Colophon – Concrete (Rosedale)

‘Concrete’ marks the debut recording of Haarlem, Netherlands based graphic designer and producer Colophon for Rosedale Records. A dubby voyage into the deeper realms of techno. The third EP on Estroe‘s new Rosedale imprint clearly states the intentions of talented Dutch producer Bas van Vuurde AKA…

Various Cuts #1 (ClekClekBoom)

Over the last two years ClekClekBoom has become a firm favourite here at House Cult HQ. The French imprint starts the new year with a four track mini compilation of fresh new material. If you’re looking for a raw, take-no-prisoners warehouse-type sound that’s both timeless and…

Kink – Fantasia EP (Pets Recordings)

‘Fantasia’ is Kink’s debut on Pets Recordings, but he certainly isn’t new to the label run by Catz ’n Dogz. Two years ago he helped Rachel Row with a huge remix of ‘Follow the Step’ for the label that catapulted the Bulgarian singer/songwriter straight into…

Virginia – My Fantasy (Ostgut Ton)

‘My Fantasy’ is Virginia’s second EP for Ostgut Ton. A sultry and accomplished record that shows she’s now ready to take her sound to the next level. ‘I think I’ve evolved as a producer.  Since working on my first EP for Ostgut Ton I’ve learnt much of…

Einmusik – System (Einmusika)

2014 was an exceptionally busy year for Samuel Kindermann AKA Einmusik, releasing a new EP or remix almost every month and presenting his latest album ´5 A.M.´. With his latest effort Kindermann takes on a new cinematic approach. `System´ is an atmospheric and dark builder…

Uner – Silencio (Supernature)

Spanish DJ/producer Uner (real name Manuel Garcia Guerra) got promoted to the big league last year with his well received debut album for Dynamic, Boiler Room debut and strong dj sets all over the world. His new EP for Supernature is an absolute stunner. ‘Silencio’…

Marino Canal – Percolate EP (Mood Records)

Marino Canal has been churning out great material all year, slowly but steadily building his reputation as a class producer and gifted DJ. Well, all that’s about to change with his first EP for Mood Records. We’d be very surprised if Marino didn’t break through…

Nooncat – Data Receiver (Eighteenthirtyeight)

After releasing records on labels like Trapez, Treibstoff and Trenton for over twelve years, Russian DJ/producer Alex Meshkov decided to take matters in his own hand earlier this year with his own Eighteenthirtyeight imprint. With five records in as many months Alex Meshkov’s been on a…