Tag: record store day

Premiere: Suuns – UN-NO (Marvin & Guy ‘Blue Eyes’ Remix)

Back in 2011, under the shadow of a palm tree, the Marvin & Guy project was born. Since then, the duo has released on Internationally known labels including Japan’s Let’s Get Lost, New York’s On The Prowl, as well as Endless Flight, Young Adults, Hivern Discs, and more. Boasting support from the likes of John Talabot, Pachanga Boys, Ivan Smagghe, Roman Flügel, DJ Tennis and Jennifer Cardini, Marvin & Guy’s raw, emotive and song-like electronic music is fast becoming a staple of heavyweight sets all over. Now, the duo take part on a very special project coming courtesy of Montreal ... Read more

Premiere: Dave Clarke – Way Of Life (Octave One Remix)

Octave One has been a staple of DJ playlists the world over for some two decades now with solid, groove based tracks and an ever popular live set. Here, the brothers from Detroit remix the Baron of Techno Dave Clarke‘s ‘Way Of Life,’ which is forthcoming on Record Store Day as a special remix cut off “Devil’s Advocate,” Dave Clarke’s LP dropping later this year. Here, the Detroit duo show off their knack for cooking up brain frying synth modulations that burrow deep. The buoyant drums carry you along in energetic style and some wild acid lines add more texture ... Read more

The World’s Most Valuable Vinyl Records

As it is Record Store Day Black Friday (I’ll spare my own personal views on the uber-consumerism that is this unofficial holiday), we came across 11 of the world’s most valuable records. Per Pitchfork, the first quarter of 2015 saw a 53% increase in vinyl sales from the same period in 2014. Furthermore, since 2006, vinyl sales have increased 600% from 1 million to 6 million. So, with the vinyl industry enjoying a massive (and continuous) spike in sales this year, it is inevitable that more and more music lovers are turning back to the vintage model to experience music ... Read more