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Roland teases new boutique line of synths

September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Roland has today teased a new line of “boutique” synthesisers that draws inspiration from company’s range of classic 80s synths. Details are still pretty thin on the ground, but it appears the new product line...

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Good news, you can now stream Octave Minds’ (Chilly Gonzales & Boys Noize) self-titled debut album via the good folks at Dazed. If you’ve not read our review you really should. “[Octvave Minds] is an album...

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Listen To Aphex Twin’s ‘Minipops 67’

September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Warp Records has unveiled a track from Aphex Twin’s hotly-anticipated album, ‘Syro‘. ‘Minipops 67‘ has actually been around since 2011 when Richard D. James played it at a show in Singapore, and has often been...

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Lützenkirchen, real name Tobias Lützenkirchen, has been involved in the music industry in one form or another since 1992 – but he  first came to our attention with his remix of Coburn’s ‘Give Me Love‘ in...

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Todd Terje’s live performance at Norway’s Øyafestivalen has understandably been causing quite a stir this week, and it’s probably  due to the amazing dancers that come on stage during Terje’s performance of ‘Inspector Norse‘. Some...

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22 years ago, Étienne de Crécy, real name Étienne Bernard Marie de Crécy, released an album that’s impact is arguably still being felt today. That album was ‘Super Discount‘, an album that was graced with...

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Having just won Glastonbury’s Emerging Talent competition, hotly tipped Italian electro-pop duo M+A are about to release their new single, ‘When‘, on August 4, via Monotreme Records. ‘When‘ features a rather tasty remix from Kitsune’s Is...

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Download: Grimes ‘Go’

June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Grimes is not that annoying character from Simpsons but rather the alias of Canadian multi-instrumentalist Claire Boucher. Today she is giving away a brand-new track, titled ‘Go‘, which was originally written for Rihanna. Apparently RiRi...

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Stream: Jessie Ware ‘Tough Love’

June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jessie Ware has unveiled a brand-new track, ‘Tough Love‘, which is taken from her as-yet unnamed sophomore album. Out August 3, the new track was written by Jessie and BenZel, who are – depending on...

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The Penelopes have unveiled the next remix taken from their current single ‘Time To Shine‘, with Portuguese producer Moullinex remixing the Parisians-via-London. Moullinex has been on fine form recently with his stunning remix of Robyn...

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Stream: KC Lights ‘The World’

June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

KC Lights is the pseudonym for 23-year-old Scottish producer, Kerr Slaven. Having caught the ear of fellow Scottish musicians last year, who the sent his music onto Cheap Thrills label boss Herve, the young whipper-snapper...

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La-Roux let Me down Gently

Stream: La Roux ‘Tropical Chancer’

June 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thus far everything from La Roux’s new album ‘Trouble In Paradise‘ has been brilliant – and this trend is set to continue with a brand-new track, ‘Tropical Chancer‘. Part disco, part posh pop, ‘Tropical Chancer‘...

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Mixtape: Alex Metric’s June Mixtape

June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

As a precursor to his set at Hard Summer in August, Alex Metric has delivered a fresh hour-long mixtape of disco and electro delights which includes a rather fetching new Aeroplane remix. Alex Metric &...

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Boys Noize returns to his schizophrenic best with a remix of Depeche Mode’s ‘My Little Universe‘ which is taken from group’s 2013 album, ‘Delta Machine‘. Admittedly the remix does start off on a bit of...

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Stream: Birdee ‘So Good’

June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

It just so happens that Birdee’s latest single ‘So Good‘ is actually quite good. It’s a fine example of pumping electro disco, the kind you’d expect Oliver to be making, so it stands to reason...

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Stream: Mason ‘San Remo/Earmark’ EP

May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mason dropped their new EP yesterday, and although ‘San Remo‘ is the title-track, frankly, I’m incredulous that ‘Earmark‘ isn’t the A-side. ‘San Remo‘ is big, brash and fun, but ‘Earmark‘ has so much more to...

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Stream: Riton ‘The Same’ Feat Irfane

May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Riton offers up the second glimpse from his new EP ‘Bad Guy Riri‘, and this time it sees the Englishman join forces with Breakbot collaborator Irfane. Whilst last week’s ‘Aloha Surfers‘ was an acrid slice...

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Stream: Daze ‘Contrast’ EP

May 19, 2014 | 1 Comments

French funk lothario Daze returns with a follow-up EP to last year’s ‘S.O.L.A.R‘ EP which actually made one of our top 10 lists. Whilst his last EP was at the vivacious end of the pop...

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Self-appointed musical genius Chilly Gonzales has announced the release of a new book, ‘Re-Introduction Etudes: 24 easy-to-master, fun-to-play piano pieces’ which is specifically aimed at the millions of lapsed pianists out there. “So many of...

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Whether it’s Daft Punk and Pharrell, Disclosure and Nile Rodgers or McFly and Busted, it would be fair to say the last fews years have thrown up quite a few interesting collaborations. The latest two...

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