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Roly Porter Third Law
The producer bends dance music's rituals to create his own sonic palette.

Roly Porter is perhaps best known for helping to spearhead the maturation of dubstep alongside Jamie Teasdale (a.k.a. Kuedo) as Vex’d. Third Law, his third long-player and his Tri Angle debut, sees hi…

Laurel Halo In Situ
The producer creates eight graceful and atmospheric tracks for the Honest Jon's label.

With an obsessive determinism to sharpen her sonic palette, Laurel Halo finds a home at Honest Jon’s with a graceful and fascinating blueprint for releases yet to come on her latest, In Situ, a …

AT/NU "Shift"

Igor Ivanov’s and Sami Blanco’s AT/NU project is based in a hyperreal and transcendent space, taking cues from trance and techno to create glossy, high-definition tunes. Ahead of their Psi…

Rainbow Chan "Milk (Cassius Select Remix)"

Sydney-based singer and producer Rainbow Chan (pictured above) has forged a career out crafting keenly forward-thinking pop music, which will be expanded on by a handful of artists for a remix collect…

Video: Loose Shus "Ladies"

Loungey and sensual vibes fill out the slick grooves of “Ladies”—a track lifted from San Francisco producer Loose Shus’ brand-new, self-titled EP for Voltaire—and are paired with som…

DJ Earl "WTF?!? Life Sent It Up"

As part of the Teklife crew, 22-year-old DJ Earl has been releasing emotive footwork alongside heavy hitters like DJ Rashad for the past few years. Despite his age, the Chicago artist’s tunes ha…

Snow Bone "Cubic (Steve Murphy's Dirt Mix)"

Back in November, the fledgling Lobster Theremin label introduced London-based talent Rob Hare (a.k.a. Snow Bone) with the announcement of his debut EP Remote Viewer, which has just been released. Tho…

Alis "Leslape"

Sabina Plamenova first released records under the name Subeena—most notably for Planet Mu—before the Berlin-based producer/vocalist shifted into the more experimental Alis project. Lifted from her for…

Jonas Reinhardt Announces New Album and Short Film

Brooklyn-based analog synth specialist Jonas Reinhardt has unveiled the details of his next release, a project which will take the form of a record and short film, both called Ganymede. Inspired by ur…

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