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DJ Whitecoat & Jae Elle - Riddim (DJ Polo Remix)

DJ Whitecoat & Jae Elle – Riddim (DJ Polo Remix)

5 September, 2019

Little effects and ambiance, forward and backward, create and release tension like a yo-yo.

Cocktail Party Effect - Shattered Retina EP

Cocktail Party Effect – Shattered Retina EP

2 September, 2019

It’s dark and brooding but somehow warm and calming at the same time, like thunder rolling in. This whole EP is certainly not for the faint of heart but is expertly crafted, and well worth the listen.

Taso, Siete Catorce - Grandes Exitos

Taso & Siete Catorce – Grandes Exitos

29 August, 2019

Then water drops, intimate hand drums, and the blips and squawks evolve. It’s a terrifying, compelling listen.

Wilson Kentura - Burn the Floor

Wilson Kentura – Burn the Floor

26 August, 2019

“Burn the Floor” is a wide-open plain, drawn in Tron-like dayglo lines. The space is filled with beat and simple melodic tone that fits together, exquisitely.

Simo Cell & Peter Van Hoesen - Sans Titre EP 02

Simo Cell & Peter Van Hoesen – Sans Titre EP 02

22 August, 2019

I’d love to hear this coming through the trees at night. Maybe without the robots.

Yak - Umbra / Kaepora

Yak – Umbra / Kaepora

19 August, 2019

With headphones on, one could picture bees and dragonflies playing over a bed of flowers.

TC4 - Lobos

TC4 – Lobos

15 August, 2019

One of the more satisfying riddims I’ve heard in a while. This is the epitome of a producer seeing an idea through.

M.U.T.E. - Chvrch EP

M.U.T.E. – Chvrch EP

12 August, 2019

A hard-4 tribute to what happens when you anger the gods.

Rastronaut - Furnas

Rastronaut – Furnas

5 August, 2019

Lots of influences and references come together beautifully in one coherent tune, and man, it’s got groove.

Ali McK & IYZ - Driver EP

Ali McK & IYZ – Driver EP

22 July, 2019

They walk you right off a cliff into the thin air of bass and shuffle.

Murder He Wrote - Love / Loss EP

Murder He Wrote – Love / Loss EP

19 July, 2019

The most bittersweet to this track is it should push Murder He Wrote above ground to regular Friday night rotation on Radio 1, and the underground will be sad to see him go.

Konduku - Kiran (Remixes)

Konduku – Kiran (Remixes)

16 July, 2019

It’s the dream of a techno purist. Deep and captivating…

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