Tag: Exploited

Ed Ed – Sirens Of Walhalla [Exploited Ghetto]

A regular at the illustrious Sisyphos in Berlin and with releases on Watergate, Get Physical, and Acid Pauli’s Flying Lizard, ED ED crafts a potent techno sound that has many fans far and wide across the globe. He delivers two slow-building bombs here for Exploited Ghetto that will only serve to further his already excellent reputation.  A modulating, acidic bass arpeggio bores its way through a punchy kick on ‘Sirens Of Walhalla’, oscillating and undulating hypnotically. Shuffling hi-hats rub up against each other, creating metallic friction. Flashes of dreamy synth melody flit in and out. A rapid succession of notes forms a ... Read more

Premiere: Budakid – No Strings Attached [Exploited]

Dutch youngster Budakid impressed with his debut release for Exploited a few months back in the form of ‘Adieu X’. Now he returns with two new tracks for Exploited, and a hot remix courtesy of Tensnake. Adieu X, a masterful slice of epic breakbeat with brooding undertones and a remix by Frankey & Sandrino. Backed with the glorious piano chillout cut ‘A Porcelain Heart’, it made for a very impressive debut. With releases elsewhere on All Day I Dream, Last Night On Earth and Get Physical, it’s clear that he is in high demand. His new EP ‘No Strings Attached’ ... Read more

Premiere: Piemont - Selfish Prayer (Original Mix)

Tech house innovators Piemont are back with the third EP on Moonless Air. Featuring two slick tunes form the tireless production partnership, “Selfish Prayer” continues on from gems on the likes of Exploited, Lapsus Music and Terminal M amongst many others. Here, its eponymous opener is a deep and driving tune with killer bass. The drums are warm and rubbery, and some lovely melodies rain down from above to bring real colour. Vocals add soul and a human feeling and the whole thing is sure to be massive this spring and summer. “Selfish Prayer” is available 4 May on Moonless ... Read more

Full Premiere: Neverdogs – This Is Not The End (Julien Sandre Remix)

Marko De Gregorio & Tommy Paone aka Neverdogs are an Italian duo on the rise, over the past five years the pair have released material via the likes of Tenax Recordings and Oblack and have held residency at Music On (Ibiza) at the infamous Amnesia night club on the island.  If we talk about Julien Sandre, we can’t fail to mention the legendary French Touch that’s rooted in his artistic soul and characterises all he does. Frankie Knuckles, Marshall Jefferson, the MAW, Todd Terry and Paul Johnson are just some of the influences that encouraged Julien to buy record decks, start ... Read more

Exclusive Interview: Claptone

Claptone is a rather mysterious figure. He plays in an ornate bird mask and conjured up magical sound tracks that lean on deep house but more besides. His productions such as Cream have proved to be some of the biggest underground hits of recent times, topping Beatport and RA charts, and they come on labels such as Exploited. Recent cuts like Ghost and United have followed up his great early form and each one comes imbued with a woozy, Rhodes led funk that really strikes at your soul. The Berlin based artist, along with many others, headlines at Valhalla Festival ... Read more