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Yantra Mandir 'Yantra Mandir'

Nov 15, 2016
mg119lpConceived in the cultural cellars of Bangkok, Thailand, and Geneva, Switzerland, this 9-track LP by Jerome, aka ‘Yantra Mandir’ and ‘The Dude of Stratosphear’, casts a wide net over experimental meditative ambient music, progressive drone, Brahmanic accents, and ritual oscillations. Together, this work represents a 20 year journey in Geneva of musical production, artistic expression, and the melting pot of experiences fused with the rich legacy of Indian spiritual sounds. The LP is partly a collaboration between five close collaborators, each
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Brandt Brauer Frick - Joy (2lp Gf+cd)

Nov 3, 2016
 From My Body The CD included in the LP features the 10 tracks in the same order Short info: ‘Joy’ is BBF’s fourth album and the first one to be truly vocalist-focused and song-centric. With the help of Canadian poet-singer Beaver Sheppard who played an prominent role the composition, BBF explore what the band-members describe as ‘post-religious’ themes, such as struggling to find joy in times of uncertainty and instability. This makes it without any doubt BBF’s ‘Nietzsche album’. Following on from their latest album
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Dj Guy - Concentric Rhythms

Nov 3, 2016 hype056‘Concentric Rhythms’ is the new extended player from DJ Guy, the Cardiff born producer who, despite being heavily involved in the electronic music scene since the early 90s, has only really begun to open up his vast archive of productions to the masses. With releases to date on the likes of Bake’s All Caps, NORD Records and Organic Analogue, here he makes his Hypercolour debut with a record that continues to shine, demonstrating clearly, his deep rooted interest in the realms of Jungle, Acid House and early UK techno. His productions are a compliment to hisRead the whole story

Various Artists - Deep Love 100

Sep 12, 2016 detroit Dirt Crew's 100th release falls on this year's Deep Love Compilation. Set to drop across a double vinyl on 12.09, with 11 all exclusive original tracks from new and old favourites including Detroit Swindle, Nachtbraker, The Revenge and Felix Leifur.
Take a sonic trip across deep and straight up house, infused with jazz, disco and funk. This diverse and plentiful outing includes work outs for your dance floor alongside intergalactic analogue synth laden voyages, originating from artists we've uncovered from Japan to Iceland and many places in between. A truly great way toRead the whole story

Molecule - 60grad 43 Nord - Deluxe

Sep 12, 2016 molecule BEC5156477One month after the release of 981 Mb RSD EP, we are glad to introduce you to the new Molecule’s album: 60° 43′ Nord (Deluxe Edition). Some would associate the sounds of the waves to heat and relaxation and rest assured, we’re part of them. That being so, some others visualize the sea as a wide playground from which they can pick up the echos to turn them into a deep sound. That is precisely the case of Molecule who decided to record the wild voices of the Atlantic Ocean aboard a 90 metres long fishing boat. The result is made of powerful and danceableRead the whole story

Wolfgang Tillmans - Device Control EP

Aug 23, 2016
Wolfgang Tillmans - Device Control EPThe title track Device Control opens with a stunning kaleidoscope of synths by Kyle Combs (New York) leading into the bouncing, hypnotic main body of this 134 bpm dance track, which Tillmans worked on with Tim Knapp at Trixx Studios Berlin. Additional live drums are by Rosie Slater of New York band, New Myths. The lyrics are made up of fauxsmartphone adverts about the supposed possibilities of streaming one’s life. The song was written and recorded in one take with an iPhone voice recorder followed by various stages of production in Berlin and New York. Angered Son borrows a single
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October 11th
  1. EXCLMER Studio Barnhus T-shirt — “Burgundy White Print On Front Size Xxl” STUDIO BARNHUS
February 3rd
  1. EXCL12"E Youandme — “Tube, Shinedoe, Timo Maas Rmxs” ROTARY COCKTAIL
January 27th
  1. EXCL12IK Mr. G — “G's Juiced Up? Ep” NO IDEA ORIGINAL
  2. EXCL12"L SØs Gunver Ryberg, Aïsha Devi, Rrose, Pa — “Decon Recon #2” NOISE MANIFESTO
January 20th
  1. EXCLXLPD Keiichi Tanaka — “Keta Iicna Hika (1lp Heavy Rev.board,pos” MENTAL GROOVE
  2. EXCL12"L The Analog Roland Orchestra — “303 And Chill” STEP RECORDING
  3. EXCL12"L Carlo & Black Loops — “Intermission” GOOD RATIO MUSIC
  4. EXCL12"I Culoe De Song — “Aftermath” WATERGATE RECORDS
January 13th
  1. EXCL12"L J Choirboy — “Full Effect” ROUGH GRADE
  2. EXCL12"L Roberto Clementi — “Avesys Ep” PETS RECORDING
  3. EXCL12"J André Galluzzi — “Submerge Ep” OVUM
  4. EXCL12"P Cleric — “Resurrection” FIGURE
  5. EXCL12"J Dast — “Haradon, Pig & Dan, Kevon De Vries Rmxs” ETRURIA BEAT
  6. EXCL4LP V/a — “Quattroporte” NERVMUSIC RECORDS
  7. EXCL12"J Makybee Diva, Snad, L'amour Fou, Arnaldo — “Psychic Advisor” SMALLVILLE

Media and DJ comments

James Dexter — “Voices Ep (vinyl Only)” on POKER FLAT

DJ: “Mihai Popoviciu great tracks, will play voices and point blank! Samuel Bailey ace stuff! area 51 for me Benoit C cool ep Mash, Mixmag Voices is good but I prefer his more melancholy bits. Liking Point Blank and Area 51 the most! Martin Landsky i dig this series a lot.. another gem here... Point Blank for me !!! Cassy THANK YOU!! Great tools and tracks... xx Fideles Really cool deep house. will try them out. ANDRADE Wow ! Poker is back :) amaizing hofer66 / dub ibiza network / ibiza global radio voices is irresistible .-) Tim Engelhardt gute ep! Alland Byallo Area 51 is dope! Greg Fenton Good track! Animal Trainer Area 51 and Voices are amazing tunes! Makossa / radio fm4 / vienna solid tracks Matthias Vogt i love this series! this is nice again - voices is my tune! Danny Tenaglia all good...Thanks!!! Reto Ardour DOPE! Voices is the one for me - support Carlos Sanchez the whole ep is awesome! very solid release... thanks and full support!! Andrew Salsano / A&R Nervous Records strong EP overall, I personally like area 51 the best Hutch Wicked grooves La Fleur Very good stuff! Thank you x LF Matt Masters Loving this. Tracks 2 and 3 for me. Will be supporting in the clubs and try to fit it on the Dec radioshow DJ yvesning Voices has got a pretty catchy groove for dancin' Janosch / faze mag Awesome vibes! Love it! ”

Nemoy — “Homeless Soul Music, Sam Lrl Rmx” on UKNOWY

DJ: “Osunlade: Bad Ass! Favourite Track: We Made it Session Victim: nice one! good EP! favorite is Sam Irl RMX Rainer Trüby (Compost/ K7): "Da ist auf jeden Fall was dabei! "One For Ckenz" & der Sam IRL Rmx. sind glaube ich meine Faves…" Contours (Rhythm Section Int.): "this shit is real nice man! That particular beat and one for Ckenz in particular got a real nice vibe! Cheers for firing through!" ”

Clemens K. — “Reverie” on MOODY RECORDS

DJ: “Ame / Kristian Beyer – „thanks“ Maceo Plex – „Downloaded for Maxeo Plex / Maetrik, thanks for the music“ Peter Kruder – „Sweet album.“ Pablo Bolivar – „This EP is fantastic!“ Tensnake – „Great stuff“ Franck Roger – „Estate for me thxxx“ Craig Smith/6th Borough Project – „Tropi Cali for me, nice stuff“ Alland Byallo - “niiiiiiice and shmooooove. great blend of soulful styles and sounds here. not so keen on the straight up house drums of 'that's alright', but the rest is quite on point. thanks! Nice remix too!” Marlon Hoffstadt - “Lovely work! first time i hear his work, and its beautiful! already a big fan after the first three songs :)” Franck Roger/Home Invasion – „estate for me thxx“ ”

Marlon Hoffstadt & Paris Brightledge — “Shattered (vinyl Only)” on RETROGRADE

DJ: “Les Yeux Orange: Exclusive Premiere of Shattered (Original) The Ransome Note: Exclusive Premiere of Shattered (Instrumental) Delicieuse Musique: Exclusive Premiere of Elevate (Original) Capital Xtra (Coco Cole): Shattered and Elevate presented in her weekly show. Get In To This: Single Of The Month The Ransome Note: EP anouncement online Up Front Beats: News Piece Confirmed Nice Radio (France): Radio Support Confirmed Clandestino / KMAH Radio: Radio Support confirmed Glasgow Sub City Radio: Radio Support confirmed DJ Mag Spain: Review Beats 1: cool breakdown on shattered Beats In Space: Elevate for me B.Traits (BBC Radio1): elevate ”

Nu — “Endup Ep” on OUÏE

DJ: “Tensnake (Running Back / Defected / Permanent Vacation / Mirau)
“thanks, ended is nice” Maya Jane Coles (I Am Me / Dogmatik / Hypercolour) “diggin this!” Sven Dohse (Berlin / Kater Mukke / Prestige Weltweit) “super !” Mira (Kater / URSL) “Finally out :)” Phonique (Dessous Recordings / Katermukke) “perfect” Tobi Dei (Voll Schön, Acid Tribe) “In the beginning of winter this release makes me wanna grab a cocktail and jumo into the pool. Thanks for bringing back the sun.” Thugfucker (Moodmusic / Life and Death / Wolf + Lamb) “The Endup is straight up fire.. Ouïe keeps coming out strong, defiitely a label to watch!” Mehmet Aslan (Highlife / For Disco Only / Berlin) “thanks, nice and easygoing tracks” THOMASH (VOODOOHOP / VOODOOHOP.COM) “nu stuff allways welcome!1” Makossa (radio fm4 / vienna / “great tracks” Yokoo (Musik Gewinnt Freunde / Kina / Kindisch) “I always need more NU in my life. Never get enough of his outstanding grooves. Super geil! xx” Samuel Bailey (Apple) “great stuff!” Sammy W and Alex E (Tobus X / CUFF) “Cool, many thanks!” 959er (Munich / / “What a great EP, especially Endup & Palomita <3” favourite track: Palomita rating: 5/5 Benoit C (Tsugi + “cool ep tx” Tamer Malki (Kindisch / Soul Clap / Supernature) “lovley ep guys :)) <3” Will Sabatini (Turntable Lab / Sol Selectas / Turntable Lab NYC) “3 tracks of pure FUEGO!!!! thank you will be playing these A LOT !!!” Rami Deejay (Nightbird Music / SRecords) “wicked as usual:)” Anne Engler (Berlin) “natürlch super!” Vincent Lemieux (Musique Risquée) “Cool release. Thanks for the promo” Maxi Storrs (Suma Beach / Katerblau) “classic Nu :) nice work!” Anette Party (Rote Sonne / Pastamusik) “always great.thx” Frank Off (Baader Café) “Nice EP, Palomita is it for me!” ”

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