California-raised, now Berlin-based Luis Vasquez, known by his moniker The Soft Moon, has shared the video for his track ‘It Kills’. The Kelsey Henderson-directed vid contains split-screen clips of Vasquez along with chaotic footage of cars smashed, barbed-wire fences, roses set on fire and more.
Kraków Loves Adana channel their angst and frustration over the current political and social climate around the world with their latest single and video ‘American Boy’. Clips of Deniz Cicek walking and dancing through a field whilst performing the tune is accompanied by the powerful lyrics to the track. ‘American Boy’ is taken from Kraków Loves Adana’s forthcoming LP ‘Songs After The Blue’ released on Better Call Rob / Rough Trade.
Berlin-based KOY has shared the official video to her ethereal single ‘Run’. Directed by Dylan Gephart, warping digital effects adds to the dark, trippy experience of the sci-fi like journey. ‘Run’ is the impressive follow-up to KOY’s insanely impressive debut ‘Heat’. Watch the video down below. Read more […]
With their new remix EP landing this month, Lea Porcelain share another rework, this time by the group’s own Julien Bracht. Reconstructing their song ‘Loose Life’, Bracht puts together a raw and gritty version that sways between industrial and hard-stomping techno. Almost subterranean in sound, this version will be included on the ‘LEA PORCELAIN REMIXED’ release which features production by Scuba, Thom alt-J and more.
Swiss-born, now Berlin-based singer and artist Evelinn Trouble continues to push through any boundaries of normality with her latest single ‘Sunset Everytime’. A woozy and hazy taste of alt-pop, the song is the closing of a chapter and the start of a new beginning, which was a manifestation in Trouble’s personal life. Swaying 50s guitar riffs coincide with light drumming as the song morphs into a haunting dreamlike state.
Victoria Trunova better known as KOY, is undoubtedly one of our top choice artists who blends originality and a passion for creating, fostering ear-grabbing pieces of music that is like fine art. Stepping forth with her second single entitled ‘Run’, the Berlin-based singer bridges an 80s pop and new wave style with forward-thinking electronica, again producing an infectious and overly stunning recording that we simply can’t get enough of. You can stream ‘Run’ below.
With the advent of accessible software helping to launch a democracy within the musical landscape in regards to recording, countless acts have emerged around the world in droves creating an immense flooding in the market, often times bypassing the tools as a means to push sounds forward, rather replicating whatever is in the charts. So where does that leave a group like the Zurich-originated, Berlin-based duo Egopusher, who have managed to merge moody electronica and post-classical with songs such as ‘Purple Pit’ from a couple years back? Simple – rather than trying to keep up with any particular trend, they simply went inside the studio and created a deep and emotionally ranged debut LP titled ‘Blood Red’.
Berlin-based producer Aparde is a mastermind at creating deep and forward-thinking electronica. However with his debut album ‘GLASS’, out October 13th via Ki Records, he has opted to construct a sound through the use of analog gear resulting in a delicate and affecting soundscape that navigates throughout the digital terrain. Revealing the title track to the new LP, Aparde delivers an atmospheric and touching piece with just the right amount of BPM to also cater to the dance.
Having shared tracks from their upcoming EP ‘Lea Porcelain Remixed’ including reworks from Scuba, as well as Ruede Hagelstein & Amin Fallaha, Lea Porcelain now unveil a new version of their track ‘Remember’, courtesy of Thom alt-J. Probably one of the more left-field remixes we’ve heard, the first two and a half minutes are spearheaded by menacing synths and vocals dipped in reverb. Quite miminal and eerie, boot-kicking drums then erupt towards the end, shifting the cut further into obscure territory.
While there is no question that New Jersey producer and DJ Kerri Chandler sits among the greats of the genre, his contribution to the scene has literally never stopped, continuing to release amazing records. His latest release ‘Checkmate’ marks Chandler’s return to Watergate Records. Still flying at peak performance, he shines with a masterful orchestration of soulful piano stabs, future-forward synth chords and echoing claps in the distance. The single pack includes remixes by Cinthie, who fosters Read more […]