This label is featured in Feature #168:
Detroit Newcomers Stone Owl Visualised
Cologne's Trapez label has just released the EP of Detroit production duo Jake Greba and Eric Novak a.k.a. Stone Owl. Their 'Chemtrails EP' combines a Detroit perspective with German minimalism and touches of modern funk house. The EP further comes with two more...
Tour de Traum V mixed by Riley Reinhold by Various Artists
21 December 2012
23 December 2011
This label is featured in Update #078:
Addison Groove, Barker & Baumecker, Monolake
Right in time for the weekend here's our selection of this month's highlight releases. And what a great month it has been with new albums by Addison Groove, Vince Watson, Monolake, Soap & Skin, Julia Holter, The Host, and Damon Albarn's Rocket Juice & The Moon more...
Getting re-released ten years later surely qualifies Jacob Fairley's 'Paper Stars' as some sort of classic - given the intriguing richness of his excellent dancefloor releases over the past few years, it is pleasant to return to the lushly melodic and delicately textured electronica of his debut album.
The recent brilliant Minilogue EP gets a fine array of remixes, first up Dominik Eulberg giving the cloudy 'Drop the mask...' a tense tingling edge, Microtrauma doing a lush dubby melodic version of 'Let the life...' and efforts from Spada, Olaf Strut, Ümit Han and Rodskeez all going in splendid new directions.
This label is featured in Update #076:
Ancient Methods, Marcel Dettmann, Rivet, Mondkopf
Shining a light into the dark corners of our souls, underground techno with an edge is the theme of this week's update. Freely quoting dubstep and industrial, electronica and house next to the style's Detroit roots, techno has become more difficult to pinpoint more...
This label is featured in Update #075:
Pop Ambient 2012, Seldom Seen, John Talabot
After catching a breath over the holiday season the music world gradually returns to its usual state of frenzy. 'Pop Ambient 2012' and Pinch's Fabric mix continue two of electronic music's best-loved series, while John Talabot, Gonjasufi, Leila, and Benjamin more...
This label is featured in Update #073:
The Best Albums of 2011
As the old year draws to a close, we recap the finest musical moments of 2011. For this update we have selected our favourite full-lengths of the year, and we are making all of these indispensable albums available to you for a special price until January 15, more...
Dominik Eulberg's acclaimed landscape-lush Diorama album earlier this year gets a generous second set of remixes. Kollektiv Turmstrasse with a tingling 'Dirt Glow' remix, Hot Chip add an ace indie-pop vocal touch, Extrawelt a darker edge, Gabriel Ananda, Rone and Stephan Bodzin all doing the originals proud.
This label is featured in Feature #162:
Max Cooper, Roll The Dice, Riley Reinhold
We are starting the week with a quick roundup of three visual gems that have reached us in the past few days. First up is Max Cooper with a video accompanying his brand-new 'Empirisch' EP, out on Traum Schallplatten. The video is a complex computer animation more...
This label is featured in Update #066:
This Year's Best Albums For A Special Price
A hot and long summer finally at our doorstep, it is once again time to appreciate the best music of the year so far in our Summer Sale 2011! From Moebius to Moby, from the deepest electronic underground to chart-topping heights, 150 of our favourite albums more...