The third installment in Kirk Degiorgio's 'As One Thology' series once again showcases the man's sublime work over the past years, in such diverse fields as percussive techno, electronica, downbeat, and ambient - all with a clear nod towards Detroit and blessed by his mad production skills. Essential.
This label is featured in Update #092:
Forest Swords, Moderat, Cassy, Drumcell
For this newsletter we have collected some of our favourites from the past two months - essential releases you might have missed while surfing, sailing, hiking, or - if you weren't so lucky - working. Albums from Moderat, Telonius or Cómeme will make you more...
Kirk Degiorgio has collected and remastered his entire As One catalogue, recorded between 1991 and 1996. Released in this form it becomes immediately apparent what a brilliant body of work this is - deep, tranquil Detroit-style techno at its finest for those moody late-night hours. Timeless.
Selected as Artist of week #28
Kirk Degiorgio's ART label hosts the welcome return of techno veteran Shawn Rudiman with a single for all Detroit techno enthusiasts. Rudiman's 'Uplink!' receives one drifting treatment by Frank Mueller and two storming ones from John Selway, all very much in tune with the fine original. Recommended.
This label is featured in Update #086:
Drexciya, Night Slugs Allstars, Theo Parrish, Pop Ambient 2013
2013's first month might have started out a bit slow, but in the end a flush of excellent releases should have left none of you cold. Whether it's Theo Parrish's brilliantly experimental house tunes, Kompakt's sublime 'Pop Ambient 2013' or a wealth of great more...
Kirk Degiorgio's Applied Rhythmic Technology label digitally reissues an outstanding release from 2001, which originally appeared on New Religion. Including a great Carl Craig remix, 'Nairobi' sounds as fresh as ever!
Two veterans of soulful UK techno team up for 'Promenade Eleven', a string-heavy epic of UR-style hi-tech-jazz, which is treated to two more reduced and functional remixes by The Third Man and Kirk Degiorgio himself. Recommended.
This label is featured in Update #052:
Lucy, Efdemin, Romboy vs. Bodzin
We survey the state of club nation this week with Lucy's stunning album debut, Marc Romboy and Stephan Bodzin's massive 'Luna' project and DJ Koze and Portable remixing Efdemin. Fans of the latter should also check our new podcast by Dial's Rndm, Efdemin's more...