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Premiere: Watch a Video for Planet Mu Newcomer Jlin's "Unknown Tongues"
The Stateside producer shares a new clip for a rugged cut from her upcoming debut LP, 'Dark Energy'.

Planet Mu will release Dark Energy, the debut LP from Gary, Indiana-based producer Jlin, next week. Ahead of the 11-track record’s arrival on March 23, rugged album cut “Unknown Tongues” …

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Drew Lustman Announces Upcoming Album for Planet Mu
FaltyDL will take to his real name to deliver a new LP, 'The Crystal Cowboy', in April.

After releasing a follow-up EP to his notable 2014 album as FaltyDL, In the Wild, a few months back, prolific Brooklyn producer Drew Lustman has today shared details of another …

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Claude Speeed Sun Czar Temple
The Scottish producer continues exploring dense soundscapes on a new EP for Planet Mu.

Claude Speeed’s music is something of a study in contradictions. Though he’s been involved in several projects over the years, most listeners first came into contact with the Scotsman during …

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Premiere: Stream Claude Speeed's Upcoming EP for Planet Mu
The Edinburgh native continues to meld post-rock, noise, and electronic composition on the Sun Czar Temple EP.

After delivering one of XLR8R’s top albums of 2014 with his debut LP, My Skeleton, Edinburgh native Stuart Turner (a.k.a. Claude Speeed) will return next week with the five-track Sun …

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Planet Mu Preps Album from John T. Gast

Venerable UK label Planet Mu has announced the February release of Excerpts, the debut album from John T. Gast. Not a great deal is known about Gast, but he has …

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Hieroglyphic Being and The Configurative or Modular Me Trio The Seer of Cosmic Visions

Chicago’s Jamal Moss, who operates as Hieroglyphic Being and under a host of other aliases, has lately enjoyed a peak in popularity. For years, Moss worked in relative obscurity, turning …

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Ital Endgame

Daniel Martin-McCormick’s experimental music resume is as varied as it is impressive. Membership in the bands Black Eyes and Mi Ami long ago proved the DC-born artist’s chops in the …

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Ital Tek Control

Over the past five years, Planet Mu regular Ital Tek (a.k.a. Alan Myson) has dabbled in genres ranging from bass music to horror-soundtrack-indebted house. Since 2011’s Gonga EP, however, his …

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John Wizards "Hogsback"

John Wizards, the self-titled debut LP from the South African group helmed by Cape Town multi-instrumentalist/producer John Withers and featuring the vocal talents of one Emmanuel Nzaramba, is out today …

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John Wizards John Wizards

John Wizards is the brainchild of Cape Town multi-instrumentalist/producer John Withers, who recorded his debut with the help of Rwandan vocalist Emmanuel Nzaramba. The band’s self-titled LP is anchored by …

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Interplanetary Prophets Zero Hour EP

A collaboration between Hieroglyphic Being (a.k.a. Jamal Moss) and Ital (a.k.a. Daniel Martin-McCormick) feels fitting; the former is a pioneer of leftfield electronics, while the latter is a rising star …

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Mu-Ziq Chewed Corners

Even during the genre’s mid-’90s heyday, it was clear that Mike Paradinas’ vision of IDM had as much interest in the D as the I. His music was frequently cutting …

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Mu-Ziq XTEP EP

According to the press materials for ?-Ziq’s first studio release in five years, the XTEP EP finds Planet Mu boss Mike Paradinas abandoning “the furrow-browed quest for cutting-edge exploration” in …

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RP Boo Legacy

RP Boo (a.k.a. Kavain Space) is often credited for helping to create the footwork genre with his 1997 tune “Baby Come On.” Legacy is actually RP Boo’s first-ever full-length release, …

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Solar Bears Supermigration

Back in 2009, Dubliners John Kowalski and Rian Trench united over a love of film and formed Solar Bears, a musical endeavor titled after a science-fiction film by Andrei Tarkovsky. …

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Ital Dream On

New York producer Daniel Martin-McCormick made his first overt forays into dance music last year with a series of EPs: one for his own Lovers Rock imprint, and several others …

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Ital Tek Nebula Dance

The third full-length from Ital Tek (a.k.a. Alan Myson) marks another shift in sound for the restless producer. In the past, the Brighton-based Atom River label boss has dabbled in …

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Young Smoke Space Zone

Since coming to the international fore around 2010, Chicago’s footwork scene has been represented by the precise, swaggering output of its elder statesmen, namely Traxman, DJ Rashad, and DJ Spinn. …

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