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Detroit Grand Puhbahs The Detroit Connection Pt. 4

The auto industry may be dying, but at least Detroit still has techno. The Pubahs are known for their weirdness, but they keep this mix album tight, moving quickly through 22 tracks in just over an hour.… Read more »

DJ Hell CD Eleven

While the International Deejay Gigolo imprint may be forever tied to notions of electroclash, head honcho and Berlin veteran DJ Hell continues to press on and take the label back toward his techno roots.… Read more »

Various Artists All In! 10 Years of Poker Flat

Dance music isn’t exactly renowned for its longevity, which makes it all the more impressive that a label like Poker Flat could stick around long enough to commemorate a full decade of existence and, more importantly, relevance.… Read more »

Loco Dice The Lab 01

In the fast-changing world of electronic music, it feels like a millennium or two has passed since the heyday of deep house.… Read more »

IMPS Remixed

The best electro-acoustic full-length you probably never heard in 2008 was by IMPS, a quirky space-jazz collab between Sweden’s Sebastian Mullaert and Marcus Henriksson (a.k.a.… Read more »


DJ Koze Reincarnations: The Remix Chapter 2001-2009

“Hi friends, how are you?” introduces the vocodered voice of Kompakt mainstay Stefan Kozalla. “I am DJ Koze and I am sitting in my studio in Hamburg, drinking red wine, collecting my best remixes for you.… Read more »

Various Artists Tigerbeat6 Presents Tigerbass Vol. 1

Much like their counterparts from Trouble & Bass, Tigerbass makes its home where the sounds of old-school rave, hard-edged techno, and bass-heavy electro collide.… Read more »

Stefan Goldmann The Empty Foxhole

German DJ/producer Stefan Goldmann begins The Empty Foxhole with his own “Five Boroughs,” an eerie, post-industrial soundscape embellished with a melismatic keyboard motif.… Read more »

John Tejada Fabric 44

As the minimal techno onslaught continues to lull dancefloors to sleep, it’s nice to see a legend like John Tejada step up and show everyone where the genre should be going.… Read more »

Various Artists Protected: Massive Samples

Massive Attack's sample secrets have been revealed—this 12-dose album of classic funk, reggae, soul, and hip-hop contains many of the spacey atmospherics and classic breaks utilized by the pioneering trip-hop gang.… Read more »

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