Tag: Al Kassian

Premiere: Opal Sunn - Phantom [Touch From A Distance]

Opal Sunn are Hiroaki Oba and Al Kassian, two expats from Japan. After releasing two EOs on their own Planet Sundae label, they offer their follow up on Nick Höppner’s new label, Touch From a Distance where they continue to refine their style which displays and exquisite sense of space, melody, movement, and groove. Here, off the “Parallax” EP, ‘Phantom’, favors an Electro beat occasionally kissed by the legendary “Think” break. The vibe is decidedly deep and mellow rounding off an EP which oozes understated confidence and longevity. “Parallax” is available 12 October on Touch From a Distance

Top 10 Releases In June 2016

June was a rather heavy month for releases – with new peak-time releases by artists such as Recondite, Sasse, Marc Romboy, Stephan Bodzin, Tale of Us and many more. All ten releases chosen have a quality that represents the true essence of power – or at least the journey of grasping it. For this edition, we’ll let the music speak for itself. #10. Clavis – Alcine (Freerange Recordings) [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/freerangerecords/sets/clavis-alcine-ep-freerange” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #9. Sasse – Ani (My Favorite Robot) [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/sasse/sasse-ani-original-mix-my-favorite-robot-out-june-24th-preview” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #8. Stimming – Alpe Lusia Remixes (Diynamic) [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/solomun/stimming-alpe-luise-solomuns-ring-the-bell-remix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #7. ... Read more