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Premiere: Johannes Albert – Hooligan [Frank Music]

Lichtenberg, the name of a district in East Berlin and Johannes Albert’s second LP, hints of EBM & New Wave crossing state-of-the-art house rhythms. Seeing the producer heading down a whole different path, Albert’s ten-piece music on ‘Lichtenberg’ surely has made the transition to more misty material. Sing-along synthesizer melodies however still play an important role.  The album embodies genre fluid styles that depict the motions of the Kiez. Ambient structures over New Wave rhythms via EBM to current rave revivals blend a sense of multidisciplinary art into one medium. After the welcoming vibes of  ‘Phony Emotions’, we wander into ... Read more

Mix #120 By Baaz

No. 120 in our mixtape series features Baaz, a German native who is known for giving the generic house sound that personal touch. Rolling out a sound that’s immediately driving, narcotic and dreamy. He makes music sounds lived-in and classic but also crisply future-forward. Rather than rehash the past, he makes the present and future sound perfectly seasoned, like they’ve been hiding out in the attic all this time. His recordings have been released on labels like Dan Bell’s Elevate Recordings, Sthlmaudio Recordings, Quintessentials and Slices Of Life over the years-and in wide-ranging DJ sets throughout Europe, North America and ... Read more