The Polaron collective/net-label will release the third edition in its ongoing series of free compilations next week, highlighting a handful of budding producers who affiliate with the Danish outfit. Variete's contribution to the comp may be its most straightforward offering, but it also may count as its most impressive too. The rolling tune lays out just below 130 bpm, building a simple but full-bodied house track around a booming kick drum and carefully placed hat patterns. "Tenfive" is deep when it needs to be, sharp at the right moments, and gracefully alluring in its use of subtle chordal and rhythmic adjustments. Variete's tune serves as a proper teaser for Polaron Selections #3, which will be free to download from the collective's website on June 3.
- PodcastGerd Janson
- FeatureReal Talk: Hieroglyphic Being on His Unorthodox DJ Style, Muscle Mirroring, and Why the Whole Thing Is a Big Cosmic Joke
- NewsListen to Slam's Upcoming 'Reverse Proceed' LP for Soma
- ReviewFantastic Mr Fox "You Turn"
- NewsThe Lowdown: This Week's XLR8R Top 10 with Caribou, Todd Terje, Gerd Janson, and More
XLR8R Downloads Player