This artist is featured in Update #088:
Autechre, Atom TM, Function, Brandt Brauer Frick
As easy to spot as Easter eggs on a snow-covered meadow, the highlights in our March Essentials include great albums by Autechre, Atom TM, Function, Brandt Brauer Frick, Space Dimension Controller, Aera, Basic Soul Unit, and TM404, compilations like '20 Jahre more...
A first collaborative effort between Luca Mortellaro and Juan Mendez, better known as Lucy and Silent Servant is impressive. 'Dormancy Survivors' is a massive slice of hefty, pulsing yet experimental cavernous techno whilst 'Victors History' is more muscular and reduced but of an equally stealthy determination.
This artist is featured in Update #084:
Michael Mayer, Anstam, Daphni, Prins Thomas
Right in time for the Northern Hemisphere's inevitable cool-down, some of our favourite artists are injecting human warmth into their music: Daphni, Juju & Jordash, Prins Thomas, Anstam, Elektro Guzzi - all rely on hand-played drums or unquantised synths to more...
This artist is featured in Update #083:
Four Tet, Matthew Dear, Robag Wruhme, Theo Parrish
Here come our summery picks for the month of August, including impressive artist albums by Matthew Dear, Holy Other, Jon Convex, and Conforce's new electronica project, Silent Harbour. Those looking for something with a little more dance-floor punch should more...
This artist is featured in Update #082:
Shed, A Made Up Sound, Cooly G, Deniz Kurtel
Not much shorter than usual, our July summary proves how much excellent music is being released in the formerly 'dead' summer season, including highlights that would be a crime to miss: Shed's eagerly expected third album, Deniz Kurtel's star-studded sophomore more...
This artist is featured in Podcast #023:
Sampler Silent Servant (Regis Edit) (Track 03 on the Compilation) was reviewed:2010 has been the year where Sandwell District really hit their stride. The individual styles of Function, Regis, and Silent Servant perfectly complement each other, as impressively demonstrated by the collective's two label samplers. Regis' edit of this Silent Servant track was one of the definite high points of the year.
This artist is featured in Podcast #013:
For this week's City Focus on Los Angeles we talk to three producers who have had a major influence on electronic music emanating from California: Santiago Salazar is well known as a member of Underground Resistance, Los Hermanos and Ican, and has recently set more...
This artist is featured in Podcast #003:
This artist is featured in Feature #092:
Raíz (Ciencia Ficción Edición) (Track 02 on this Maxi-Single) was reviewed:Vidal and Vangelis Vargas' 'Raíz' EP was our favourite dub-techno release of the year, and Historia y Violencia's own Silent Servant adds even more punch to the slamming original. Its hypnotically pulsing chords and subtly grooving beat made this a sure-fire hit in 2010.
This artist is featured in Feature #044:
Santiago Salazar and Silent Servant's joint label project, Historia y Violencia, is now available for download exclusively on zero". To celebrate their arrival, zero" is offering an exclusive special edition release not to be missed by fans of deep and dubby more...