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[Playlist] Louisahhh’s Poetics Of Relation

Take off Dave Clarke‘s recent studio album, “Is Vic There?” (IVT?) features the project’s first collaboration, the simmering vocals of Louisahhh. Having quickly risen as one of the most dyamic woman artists within the Techno scene thanks to her voice, unique style, and explosive DJ sets, Louisaaah has collaborated with Maelstrom releasing three EPs while creating her RAAR imprint with a steady stream of releases. Louisahhh’s prolific activities also include a BBC1 residence, solo output, and a steady hand in virtually every facet of her own output. Now, with the remix package “IVT?” available and featuring diverse interpretations from France’s ... Read more

Interview: Dave Clarke

After fourteen years, Dave Clarke is set to release his third full length album, “The Desecration of Desire”. Available on 27 October, the years-in-the-making project distills Clarke’s life long love of Punk, New Wave, Noise and Industrial into something truly original and wholly spellbinding; 10 tracks that go way beyond the dancefloor. Originally teased via its first single ‘Charcoal Eyes (Glass Tears)’ featuring Mark Lanegan , “The Desecration of Desire” follows 1995’s collection of singles “Archive One” and 2003’s “Devil’s Advocate,” and features collaborations with LOUISAHHH, Mark Lanegan, Mt. Sims, Anika, Gazelle Twin and Keith Tenniswood. For some three decades, ... Read more

Maya Jane Coles Set To Release Most Ambitious Work To Date With Second Album

Despite her successes (and there are many) Maya Jane Coles remains something of an enigma in the world of contemporary dance music culture. Now, as she preps the release of her second full length album – “Take Flight,” a 3x heavy vinyl/double CD release with exclusive hardback book, Maya Jane Coles once again showcase her eclectic and diverse creative skills. How? By exerting full creative control over this project, as she does with all her work, writing, producing, engineering, arranging, mixing and performing each track, even designing the artwork. From the sublime soundscapes of its opening number ‘Weak’ to the ... 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

Mix #207 By Coyu

Showcasing his priesthood at the Suara house and techno temple, Catalan DJ & producer Coyu presents an exclusive mix. Following a flood of remixes for artists such as Fatboy Slim (Skint), Stephan Bodzin (Herzblut), Joseph Capriati (Drumcode), Pete Tong & John Monkman (Suara), MOBY & Skylar Grey (Little Idiot), Coyu has prolifically constructed originals from labels across the board, such as Hot Creations, Noir, Defected Records, Liebe Detail, Get Physical, Bedrock, Cocoon, 100% Pure, Systematic, and his very own Suara. See also: Label Showcase 012: Suara Music Along with his extensive list of releases, he’s played at festivals and venues world-wide, such as Mexico’s BPM Festival, Sónar, Amsterdam’s ADE, Miami’s Winter Music Conference, India’s Supersonic festival, Ultra Music ... Read more

Full Premiere: Seb Wildblood – Moðir (Original Mix)

Not long ago we hosted a mix by DJ and producer Seb Wildblood as part of our collaboration with The Boom Room. Now the founder of South London’s ‘Church’, Seb Wildblood is exploring the deeper side of electronic music further on his ‘Foreign Parts’ LP. Seb Wildblood, is leading the South London club scene with his illustrious Church night for many years already. The renowned nights take place at Corisca Studios, which is also where he took his first steps into production back in 2012. Soon after, he founded his own label under the same name with his club night partner, Dom Apes. After releases ... Read more

Full Premiere + Interview: X-Press 2 – Sintara (Instrumental Version)

Skint Records has a long and fruitful relationship with the duo of Rocky and Diesel AKA X-Press 2. Fifteen years, three LPs, a barrage of singles and a chart topping collaboration with Talking Heads’ David Byrne are among the highlights of this musical marriage. X-Press 2’s musical pedigree dates back even further, to their early releases on Junior Boys Own over 20 years ago and Rocky & Diesel have been DJ’ing and making music together since the UK’s acid house heyday of the late 80’s. All in all they have a wealth of experience and an understanding of electronic music ... Read more

Full Premiere: Seb Wildblood – Blue Colour (LK Remix)

Earlier this year Skint Entertainment released the superb Seb Wildblood cut “Barcelona / Blue Colour EP”. After high demand the decision has been made to re-release it on vinyl, including an extra track on it. The extra will be a remix of Blue Colour by LK, who brings forth a melodic house roller perfect for the more chilled set. Check out the full premiere at the bottom of the page. DJ, producer and co founder of south London’s Church label, Seb Wildblood is currently exploring the deeper side of electronic music. For three years now, Seb Wildblood has been leading ... Read more