Tag: Kieran Apter

Premiere: Kieran Apter – For Those Who Dream Big [Sol Eterno]

UK-based Kieran Apter graces Berlin’s up and coming Sol Eterno label with a wistful two-tracker ‘For Those Who Dream Big’, which is lush and percussion savvy, melodic and simply feelgood. SOL008 draws strength of character from Edinburgh’s Tweak Resident DJ’s adept balancing of organic and electronic sound structures, as well as his ability to translate inspiration into music that moves and grooves. The title track on the A-side jaunts from earthy to intergalactic and Apter makes that okay – marrying vocal samples that are, literally, from out of space, with the grounding and mundane essence of House. To reimagine that ... Read more

DHL Mix #206 By Kieran Apter

Newcomer Kieran Apter is hotly tipped for success, having come to the attention of some of the best artists in the scene as head honcho and resident DJ for Edinburgh house and techno party ‘Tweak_’. His first EP landed in August 2017 on André Salmon’s Anima Somnis imprint, with a sophomore EP released on Chapter 24 Records. Those tracks found their way into the sets of Dixon, Rampa, &ME and Andhim and were aired by both Pete Tong and B.Traits on their BBC Radio 1 shows. After, Anjunadeep came calling, releasing Kieran’s next track with Leon Power, ‘Drifting Spring’, on ... Read more

Premiere: Kieran Apter - Remember (Original Mix)

Kieran Apter returns to Chapter 24 after last year’s debut hit ‘All I Want’. This time, the resident DJ of Edinburgh party ‘Tweak_’ delivers four standout original cuts, with an Editions EP slated for later in 2018. Closing the release out is ‘Remember’, Kieran’s tribute to those lost or otherwise affected by London’s Grenfell Tower disaster. This dark, dislocated piece of techno samples words spoken by British-Jamaican dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson in the aftermath of the 1981 New Cross Fire and channels Apter’s anger and sadness at last year’s horrific and avoidable human tragedy. All profits from sales of ... Read more