Posted on 19th February 2018

Andrea

Principleasure – Principleasure III [Principleasure]

Lauded as one of the releases of last year by Mixmag, Los Angeles based producer Principleasure follows his run of themed EPs with Principleasure III due for release February 19th. Recorded between LA and Berlin’s Handwerk Studios, every track features his trademark selection of analogue synthesisers, tracked and mixed solely in the analogue domain. Seen […]

Posted on 19th February 2018

Andrea

Darren Nye – Emotional Intelligence [FireScope Records]

As always, a label about quality music and quality packaging without compromise. B12’s sub-label FireScope Records is proud to present Darren Nye, the next producer to add a beaming pulsar to the expanding FireScope universe. Titled ‘Emotional Intelligence’, FS010 is Darren Nye’s first-ever vinyl release and a voyager discovery into five of his finest work. […]

Posted on 16th February 2018

Andrea

Cassy x Art Alfie – Bondebeats EP [Kwench Records]

For the third release on Kwench Records, Cassy collaborates with Stockholm’s Art Alfie. Between them they deliver two diverse tracks brought together with a touch of class and Cassy’s distinct vocal. For the remix, German DJ / Producer Chris Count rounds off the EP by delivering an acid tinged version of ‘Solar’. Although quite different, […]

Posted on 16th February 2018

Andrea

Recondite – Daemmerlicht [Plangent Records]

Recondite has announced his fifth album, ​Daemmerlicht​, due in February on his own Plangent Records. Translated as “fading light,” the new album finds the Bavarian musician exploring novel territory, combining his love of instrumental hip hop and downbeat with ambient and classical music. The result is Recondite’s most focused, meditative work yet. From the haunting […]

Posted on 9th February 2018

Andrea

Scott Gilmore – Another Day (International Feel)

Having recently completed a live tour across Europe, Scott Gilmore returns to International Feel with Another Day. Following on from his “mini-masterpiece” last Summer, the LA musician confidently delivers four new records. The uplifting Electric Gestures is the first of the four dreamy soundscapes. Setting the tone, it drifts through with tight yet subtle percussion. […]

Posted on 9th February 2018

Andrea

Jonathan Kaspar – Boson EP (Rebellion)

Taking the first step into 2018, Rebellion welcomes Cologne’s Jonathan Kaspar. Hot on the heels of his debut release Zarun on Crosstown Rebels as part of the new Spirits compilation, the accomplished producer invites us into his world to deliver a wholly mystical two track EP. Deep, rumbling pads swell and fall as subtle shakes […]

Posted on 9th February 2018

Andrea

Ashtar Lavanda – Marfa Lights [Ultramajic]

In 2014, Ultramajic’s Jimmy Edgar received information about an East Detroit storage unit auction containing vintage recording equipment and historical items of Detroit Techno descent. We were only able to take a 1 minute peak at the dark and dusty unit before the bid; it was clear there were at least 1000 vinyl records and […]

Posted on 9th February 2018

Andrea

Acid Mondays – Universal Rhythm [R&S Records]

R&S welcomes Acid Mondays for a 12″ of lysergic house music that reaches far into the outer cosmos. Formed “somewhere in the 5th dimension” Acid Mondays is the cosmic coalition of fellow psychonauts Negghead (Dan Ward) and Lex Wolf (Alex Wolfenden). Repeated transformative visits to Ibiza culminated in landing regular slots at Circoloco where they […]

Posted on 5th February 2018

Andrea

DHA premiere Ashtar Lavanda – Marfa Lights [Ultramajic]

Back in 2014, Ultramajic’s Jimmy Edgar received information about an East Detroit storage unit containing vintage recording equipment and historical items of Detroit Techno. Out of the, at least 1000, vinyl records and some miscellaneous recording equipment, Jimmy came into the possession of over 100 DAT and 1/4” reel tapes. One box contained meticulously dated […]

Posted on 2nd February 2018

Andrea

Joeski – I Want You EP (Crosstown Rebels)

Following on from a hectic summer touring across the globe, NY producer Joeski returns to the studio to create his next release, due on Crosstown Rebels in 2018. “I have been listening to a lot of early Chicago Acid House lately. I’ve always loved that deep, dark sound with spoken word on Trax Records. I […]

Posted on 2nd February 2018

Andrea

Carloh – Sound Pump EP (Hot Creations)

Ecuadorian Carloh ’s passion for music began at an early age, learning the art of turntablism from his father and uncle, both of whom were DJs. Heavily influenced by the native instruments of his country and the folk music of the Andes Mountains, his knowledge of modern and traditional is reflected in the latest release […]

Posted on 1st February 2018

Andrea

COCOON ANNOUNCE THEIR NEW IBIZA HOME

This summer will see the fusion of two iconic names as Cocoon moves to Pacha.   METAMORPHOSIS  In 2018 Cocoon will have a new home in Ibiza. 18 incredible years with Amnesia and not a moment to take back. From day 1 challenging Ibiza musically but there was more than that. Visual innovations and concepts […]

Posted on 30th January 2018

Andrea

Simina Grigoriu – Edge of the World [Kuukou Records]

Globetrotter producer-DJ and label head Simina Grigoriu unveils Edge Of The World, a crisp and harmonious original construction banded together with three reiterations. The title track unveils a punchy straight-hitter with a constant array of piercing hi hats atop its eponymous vocal. One made for the highly strained moments of a set, it’s a track […]