Tag: Swayzak

Interview: Swayzak

Continuing to champion the rogue sensibility that united Swayzak over 20 years ago, David Brown presents a retrospective of works from the past 20 years – ‘Lost Tapes’. Formed in 1993, Swayzak immediately dedicated themselves to pursuing innovative music, guided by their passion for the times’ DIY spirit. This approach informed the (then) duo’s position as live performers and DJs, and remains a core tenet of the project since the duo split in 2011. By that point, Swayzak built a discography with releases on labels like Fabric, M_Nus, Curle Recordings, Ellum Audio and !K7. With that, ‘Lost Tapes’ spans a ... Read more

Premiere: Maceo Plex Feat. Swayzak - 5th Dimensional Groove (Original Mix)

Armed with an encyclopedic knowledge of club sounds, as well as an ability to investigate the darker side of life, Maceo Plex is one of those rare all around electronic music figures who has bastered the balance between funk liberation and mechanical control. Currently in the conversation for world’s most popular DJ, the Ellum head honcho returns to his imprint with a cosmicly traversing journey of a two track EP – ‘The Tesseract/5th Dimensional Groove’. With the A-side being an urban soundtrack to post industrial decay, the B-side is a more stripped back approach. A collaboration with veteran UK duo ... Read more