Monthly Archives: June 2011

Listen: The Chain – Maje

Wow. R&S have just released the Lostwithiel EP by UK outfit The Chain. While the title track is nothing but a brilliant excerise in bitter-sweet, melody-tinged dubstep, it is B-side Maje’s rave nostalgia that really elevates this 12″. Sounding like … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Grounded Theory at Arena / Diynamic Showcase at Watergate

This Friday Berlin is being treated to two parties that are set to be excellent. Depending on your inclination, both quality house and techno shall be served at two of the city’s most famous venues. While Grounded Theory is hosting … Continue reading

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Think: Reissuing the Past

After reading a Guardian article  by Michaelangelo Matos on the current trend of reissuing lost dance classics and obscurities for a contemporary, often historically unaware audience, I started thinking a little more about the subject, as it had been at … Continue reading

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Read: Surgeon – Breaking the Frame

Here’s the link to an excellent review of Surgeon’s new Breaking the Frame LP courtesy of FACT’s Ruaridh Law. I haven’t had the chance to give it a full listen yet myself, but if Mr. Law’s words are anything to go … Continue reading

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Listen: Swallowed Whole Mix by myself

Ususally I’m not a massive fan of self-promotion, especially since I’m not planning on becoming the next big thing or have an urge to be heard. I just like to weave together some quality music I’m digging and share it … Continue reading

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Album Review: tobias. – Leaning Over Backwards

When Ostgut release an album, it usually comes highly anticipated. Not simply because the Berlin label’s infamous brand identity is indebted to the iconic Berghain/ Panorama Bar goliath, but due to the freedom Ostgut grant their artists. This freedom, symbolic … Continue reading

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