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Premiere: Rain Dog – A Scarecrow’s Heart Is Made Of Straw feat. Finn Ryder (Original Mix)

Rain Dog has spent the last couple of years experimenting with production software, building speakers, composing music, making beats out of various small bedrooms scattered across the north of England. After his highly acclaimed debut album “Two Words” in 2014, Rain Dog is back to deliver his sophomore full length ‘There Be Monsters’. Avoiding the plight of the second album and keeping his signature sound while also not repeating himself, the album is the result of years of work, scrapped previous projects and simplifying his writing process and gaining experience by creating soundtracks for Vice Documentaries. Each track has particular ... Read more

Premiere: Inxec & Gil Montiel – Owls (Original Mix)

Notthigham’s Christopher Sylvester also known as Inxec has teamed up with Mexico’s Gil Montiel delivering two dancefloor tracks on Edu Imbernon’s Ekleltisch imprint, of which we exclusively premiere “Owls” here today. As one of the most consistently exciting talents in today’s underground scene, Chris has released on virtually every quality imprint in modern dance music including Murmur, Cocoon, Rekids, CR2, Culprit, Kismet, Great Stuff and Renaissance to name but a few. Gil Montiel’s blunt approach, deep passion for music, and a unique dedication to his craft have helped him develop a unique style that draws aspects from an extensive range ... Read more

Premiere: Luciano Feat. JAW – 7direction(s) (Original Mix)

As Luciano needs little introduction we will just say this, you can guarantee he always comes through with a signature tune once a year. And so 2015 throws up “7 Directions” featuring JAW on the vocal, a mesmerizing and low-slung track that’s already getting pole position in Luciano’s sets, ending his momentous off-Sonar show at El Poble Espanyol with it, as well as becoming a staple at his weekly Vagabundos residency at Space in Ibiza this season. “7 Directions” is perhaps one of Luciano’s more understated productions; it’s a sprawling and sultry journey, with deft melodic touches and intricate production ... Read more

Full Premiere: Several Definitions – Intro (Original Mix)

Self-disclosed as an artist ‘between house and techno’, Lausanne-based newcomer Several Definitions rolls out his first release on SVT, ‘No Artificial’. The EP opens up with ‘Wind and Waves’, a dark tech-house build up with uplifting synths accented by avian trills that give the track an eerie jungle mood, tailored for the late night freaks. Boy Next Door is enlisted to add more depth and pace, turning the track into an even more profound nocturnal exploration, underlined by swirling analog synths. The 7-minute long ‘Intro,’ of which we exclusively premiere today, speaks for itself, as it gradually introduces the artist’s ... 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: Celsius – Depletion (Original Mix)

Combining swung garage percussion, orchestral strings and serotonin-inducing chord progressions has produced Celsius a truly ear-catching sound that has found fans as diverse as Claude VonStroke, Huxley, Skream, Pete Tong and many more. His debut release ‘Super FM EP‘ was debuted in 2012 on Uno Mas Records, with lead track ‘Sentiment‘ gaining Radio 1 play from Annie Mac, Jaymo & Andy George and even a spin from Nick Grimshaw. Following closely after came tear out club banger ‘This Way‘, gaining a new raft of support and spreading his sound even further.  Additionally, the brilliant ‘Must Be You‘ was one of the most ... Read more

Full Premiere: Prunk – Another Vibe (Original Mix)

As a teenager, Prunk consistently found himself  attracted to the deep and jackin’ sounds of US house, particularly that of Mark Farina.  Despite this interest, he also continued his search for the deeper and better beats the international house scene had to offer. Soon after, he started to do some studio work himself. Recently, Prunk has released on labels like King Street Sounds, Soweso, Electronique and Midnight Love Club (vinyl).  Gig-wise this success has also meant a move to the big clubs and festivals like Welcome to the Future, Open Air Festival and Awakenings, as well as holding residencies with DGTL ... Read more

Full Premiere: Chymera – Other Worlds (Original Mix)

Chymera hails originally from Cork, Ireland and after spending time in Dublin, Costa Rica and Barcelona is currently based in Berlin, Germany. Around the turn of the century his ear was drawn towards sounds of a more electronic nature and he quickly started collecting records and learning how to DJ. In 2002 he made his first steps into production and over the following years gradually honed his skills. Since then he has released on various diverse and respected labels such as Delsin, Ovum, NRK, Cocoon, Figure, Komplex De Deep and Connaisseur who released his 2012 album “Death By Misadventure” which showcased a more ... Read more