By sleeve art, one may think the record belongs to the same section with The Moomins or The Smurfs soundtracks, a visual diversion that signals the content being somewhat surprising too. Because when speaking of DeFeKT, another set of electro tunes would have been a reasonable expectation as the Irishman
Tresor is a phenomenon of our time. Instead of leaning back and enjoying reissue royalties of its gigantic back catalogue, the label from Berlin keeps going with an impressive repertoire. It would be wrong to assume that ‘ah, Tresor again, we know’ because with a skilful A&R work they only
The last days of December 20 years ago were spent in great anticipation of the Millennium Bug. The darkest plots saw the future of the (wo)mankind endangered, if the computers would have flipped out. Luckily, hardly anything of these predictions materialised and doomsday scenarios were postponed. Which means that 20
Legowelt’s recent stunt to offer free download of his album “Teac Life” seemed a compliment to his long-standing fans. It was as unexpected as was subsequent news of the same album being pressed on quadruple vinyl, seeming a silly kind of luxury after the content was, and still is, shared
You may assume that a studio meeting of Anthony Child and Jay Denham is a noisy and pounding affair, but not necessarily, because in “Creep EP” the two techno masters are keeping up a rather low-key and stripped-down dialogue when the title track undulates and swings on minimal bell-like sounds.
Etnomaiguline klõbistamine, mis kannab endast lisaks tribalile ka dub house‘i meeleolusid. Original ja club mix on ühesuguses võtmes, viimane neist natuke hoogsam ja mitmekihilisem. Plaadi taga on Raoul K-nimeline tegelane, kellele langeb au tuua massidesse uue, Berliinist pärit leibeli Baobab Music esimene teos. Sobib klubis hingetõmbepassaažideks, sümpaatne ning kergelt suvine.
Rick Wade, kusagilt Detroidi ja Chicago vahepealt ja seda on kuulda. A-poole avalugu (“Lo Starts”) meisterdades võis Wade seada eesmärgiks luua maailma kõige tavalisema hausipala ning see tal ka õnnestus. “Theory of Varice” toob mängu souli ja jazzi, taustal pehmed bongod ning törts juhuslikku saksofoni. “World Voice” sarnaneb oma lõõgastunud