Magda, Marc Houle and Troy Pierce's Items & Things imprint releases its first comprehensive compilation, that further elaborates the label's proposed fusion between minimalism and new-wavish synth pop. With the likes of Jimmy Edgar and Populette on board this is well worth your time though.
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...
You can't go wrong with this one: Our favourite Munich disco label sums up five years of output with 25 tracks (some unreleased) and a continuous mix, featuring Permanent Vacation stars and illustrious guests like John Talabot, Sally Shapiro, Antena, Lauer, Lindstrøm, Chromatics and many more.
This artist is featured in Update #080:
Âme, Shackleton, Oxia, Claro Intelecto
Extensive polling shows May firmly leading the race for the world's favourite month and we hope it's been treating you kindly. At zero" we certainly can't complain, with a volley of great music having been flung our way in the past 31 days: Fantastic more...
27 April 2012
This artist is featured in Update #068:
Berghain 05, Total 12, Balam Acab, Stereo MC's
You could literally hear the jolts and jostles of the music industry's shifting into gear last week: From a quiet holiday mode to the bustle and hustle of what should be an intensely busy autumn season. If you're still in a tranquil summer mindset you might more...
Now unleashed in its full glory, Jerry Bouthier (of the Ponystep and Boombox compilations on Kitsuné) mixes only Gomma releases, including the four edits made especially for the mix. As it happens, 100% Gomma increases that slinky, funky, feel-good disco house factor exponentially - wow!
11 February 2011