Tag: Simian Mobile Disco

Premiere: Jas Shaw – When The Whip Descends [Delicacies]

Simian Mobile Disco’s Jas Shaw is releasing a new album of over twenty tracks of unreleased solo material. Shaw will be sharing two new tracks every two weeks leading up to its drop on September 27th. This 25 track body of work called “The Exquisite Cops”- sees the light of day via SMD’s Delicacies label Jas Shaw on the chemistry of the two records ‘When The Whip Descends’ and ‘Repeat Until There Is No More Other’: ”There’s a quote about random things seeming to synchronize when placed with a clear drum pattern, I forget the phrasing and who it is, let’s ... Read more

Sacha Robotti’s Minimal Effort New Year’s Eve Playlist

Since his January 2016 relocation to Los Angeles, Sacha Robotti has released a slew of material on the likes of Snatch Records, This Ain’t Bristol, Dirtybird Records, Insomniac Records, Lost Records, and a #1 Beatport single on Suara Music. Although Sacha’s sound has evolved from his early Berlin roots, one can always recognize his signature: music that lives somewhere between the dirty bass-heavy “booty” plains of electronic dance music and its’ futuristic shores. It is a sound that can be experienced at the likes of CRSSD Festival, Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Lightning In A Bottle Festival, Electric Daisy ... Read more

DJ-Kicks Starts Off 2017 With Matthew Dear

After a year that saw contributions from Marcel Dettmann and Jackmaster (to name a few), DJ-Kicks kicks off 2017 with Matthew Dear. The DJ, Producer, and instrumentalist has a wide reaching discography, everything from the face melting techno of Jabberjaw, to the intricate minimal of Audion. His pensive but playful music is an intoxicating distillation of many different influences, often with his own stylised vocals at the centre. Now, some 15 years, 5 albums, and 20 EPs into his career, Matthew once again proves a master of subversion. Check out the full tracklist below, which includes three brand new and ... Read more

Review: SMD & Bicep – Sacrifice EP

In a way this should be the shortest review I’ve ever done. Because how much can one say about an EP that practically only has one track* on it? Especially when that track is a real dancefloor-killer and doesn’t seem to have any hidden meaning, my job of creating a story around the tracks given to me isn’t an easy one. And yet, in this case I feel different. Ok, Sacrifice might not be the best track ever produced by Bicep and Simian Mobile Disco. In a way it’s even simple and very straightforward: we have our 4/4 drum loop ... Read more

Mix #041 by Travmatic

Travis Higgins aka Travmatic has been DJing for around 5 years. Creator of Kaviar Disco Club with Beto Cravioto throwing parties in New York City, he’s played alongside Tanner Ross, Jesse Rose, Simian Mobile Disco, Claptone, Homework and many others at various venues in NYC, Miami, and Montreal. His productions have started getting attention with 2 EPs coming out with Marosy in early 2012 on NYC’s Plant Music and Dither Down Records, along with various official remix projects. Two of these tracks are debuted in this mix alongside some recent tracks and a few dance classics. Enjoy! <3 www.soundcloud.com/travmatic www.facebook.com/kaviardiscoclub ... Read more