Scuba curates new Hotflush compilation

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UK bass honcho Scuba has compiled a new compilation for Hotflush, spotlighting some of the label's best tracks that were released between 2005 and 2008. 'Vol.2: Dub & Pressure', as the compilation is titled, is scheduled for a January 22nd release and will feature no less than 16 previously unreleased cuts, including one by Scuba himself under his Abucs moniker. Preview … [Read more...]

Alfresco Festival Announces ESG, Shit Robot And ALFOS

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Alfresco Festival is a Blackpool-based family festival… which boasts the likes of punk-funk pioneers ESG, DFA production don Shit Robot and Andrew Weatherall & Sean Johnston on its bill. Finally, some wholesome fun we can all enjoy…. It’s fair to say that Alfresco Festival (which takes place on Sunday 24th May at Blackpool Cricket Club) is a bit different to the usual … [Read more...]

BnB Recommends: Driftmachine – Eis Heauton

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We receive a fair deal of cool promos each day, and every once in a while we'd like to spotlight one we think should be heard by everyone. This week's pick is Diftmachine's modular synthesis/drone-based new tape 'Eis Heauton, out soon on Umor Rex... Berlin electronic duo Driftmachine's new tape is called Eis Heauton –a Greek term for being in "a conversation with oneself". … [Read more...]

Interview: Rekord 61

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Let it not be said that Rekord 61 is a man who doesn’t know his tunes. On the contrary, the Russian producer knows what’s what like the back of his hand, particularly when it comes to his genre of choice – techno. While techno can often be brutal and punishing in sound and texture, Rekord 61’s work is relentless but also full of vigour and colour. And unsurprisingly (much like … [Read more...]

Jon Rundell presents: Best Of Intec 2014 (+ 70 minute mix)

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Following his acclaimed ‘Distorted’, ‘Animatronics’ and ‘Cybernetics’ EP releases, Intec’s co-leader Jon Rundell returns on January 26th with a superb 15-track ‘Best of Intec 2014’ compilation album plus an exclusive 70 minute continuous mix. This essential release highlights yet another phenomenal year the seminal imprint has had at the forefront of credible dance music, … [Read more...]