Tag: fort romeau

Interview: Amirali

The sound of Amirali can be described by using three words: space, depth and texture. Having burst onto the scene in 2012 with the distinctive sonic of his “In Time” LP, enormous critical acclaim was immediately bestowed on the talented live instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter. An architect by education, with an awareness toward the structure of sound, Amirali’s familiarity with all musical elements, and their balance, leads to the creation of full and fascinating compositions. With his Dark Matters imprint, a place for “weird” and “unusual” encouragement, Amirali has returned today with a new EP – “Odyssey”, which also features ... Read more

DGTL Records Brings Fort Romeau For Second Release

For the second release on the label following KiNK, DGTL Records brought another one of its festival favorites: Fort Romeau. Fort Romeau came into the spotlight with releases on Running Back, Live At Robert Johnson and Ghostly International, gaining recognition both as a DJ and Producer. Also, as a label head, his own imprint, Cin Cin, consistently releases split EPs from established names and newcomers alike, with a diverse musical policy that reflects Fort Romeau’s open minded approach. Now, following appearances three DGTL editions, as well as a fourth during this ADE, Fort Romeau’s DGTL records debut consists of two ... Read more

Premiere: Evan Michael - Auxilio (Original Mix)

Cin Cin, the label from Fort Romeau and Ali Tillett, presents its 9th release with a dual package comig from Marco Passarani and Evan Michael. First up, fresh from a storming solo release on Numbers and one half of esteemed production duo Tiger & Woods, Marco Passarani delivers two acidic jack-trax suitable for any occasion. On the flip New Yorker Evan Michael gives us two anthems that seamlessly mix techno, acid and italo to excellent effect with his ‘Auxilio’ being today’s exclusive premiere. “Cin Cin 9” is available 13 October on Cin Cin

Premiere: Fort Romeau - Emu (Original Mix)

Fort Romeau brings his second outing on Gerd Janson’s Running Back imprint. Following “Saku,” the “Emulators” EP celebrates the grey realism of an E-MU II resulting in a collection of disco-informed, trance-induced tracks elevated by ambient soundscapes. “Emulators” is available 8 September on Running Back Records

Premiere: Colli Alban - Walking In The Night (Original Mix)

Assemlbing a selection of its core family, as well as s handful of new names to the label, Jennifer Cardini’s Correspondant imprint continues to go deeper into the darkness of the dancefloor. Last summer, having celebrated their fifth anniversary with the last project of this kind, Correspondant now brings together the likes of Red Axes, Javi Redondo, Fort Romeau, Marvin & Guy, and more to display the synthetic heart of punk which pumps glacial disco through the label’s frozen veins. Today, however, it is Colli Alban…better known as Manfredi Romano aka DJ Tennis, who joins forces with Italy’s Margot. “V/A ... Read more

Premiere: Knightlife - Cold Sweat (Original Mix)

Originally signed to Signed to Cut Copy’s authoritative Cutters Record imprint in 2007, Knightlife has released a steady string of work that fully encapsulated the ever-evolving electronic landscape. Having since relocated to the UK, Knightlife has recently supporting Cut Copy DJs on their recent tour of the USA and headlining Cooper Saver’s decadent Far Away party in Los Angeles, as well as set prep his latest release, “Gacha Bakradze” as the 7th release of Fort Romeau and Ali Tillett‘s imprint Cin Cin. The EP follows contains two cuts of glorious deep-techno-house, perfect for modern dance floors. Here, we exclusively premiere ... Read more

Henrik Schwarz, Martin Buttrich, Mr. Scruff Remix Classical Composers For New Compilation

A handful of the world’s most talented electronic musicians have come together to remix some of the world’s greatest classical composers. Mr. Scruff, Henrik Schwarz, Kate Simko, Fort Romeau, Patrice Bamuel, Martin Buttrich, and Starkley are amongst the artists featured, remixing the likes of Bach, Beethoven, and Rachmaninov on Re:works EP 1. As the lines between classical and electronic music continue to blur, bringing compatibility to seemingly disparate genres, this opening doors to new avenues of musical exploration. See also: Henrik Schwarz Invites You To Remix The Romantic Revolution Ranging from the experimental to the more recognisable 4/4 structures of ... Read more

Premiere: Abstraxion – Resonance (Massimiliano Pagliara Remix)

After a series of releases on HAKT Recordings, Nicolas Jaar’s Other People and a collab with Kasper Bjørke, Abstraxion returns to his own Biologic Records for Resonance EP.  Not only is this his first solo EP on the label since a few years, it’s also the second release to celebrate Biologic’s 10th anniversary year. Resonance comprises of two original cuts and three remixes. Going from a peak time techno track by Matrixxman to a house rework by Fort Romeau and a disco infused version by Massimiliano Pagliara, which is premiered here today, the EP not only represents the label’s diverse ... Read more