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Animals Minilogue

With renowned releases on such minimal labels as Traum, Crosstown Rebels, and Wagon Repair, you can bet these Swedish boys are going to deliver a diversely awesome album. Although each track is an ori…

Butane Becoming

Renowned as the mastermind of the after-hours techno form, St. Louis native Butane cements his next place in dance music evolution with this minimal milestone. Taking a break from the busy studio life…

Neptune Gong Lake

One of the most bizarre and unique bands on the planet, Neptune is composed of three musicians: each blacksmiths, scientists, sculptors, electricians, and machinists. Taking all of their artistic and …

Fenin Been Through

Having been on the Shitkatapult wagon since the beginning, Fenin sits among the ranks as one of the original dub-techno production gurus. On Been Through, steady rhythms and smooth pads set an after-h…

Various Dead Man’s Hand: Poker Flat Vol.6

From the gambling den of Steve Bug’s concept lab comes this year’s double-CD compilation dealt from the label’s best hands. The first disc is selected by Bug himself, displaying Pokerflat’s new step t…

Matthias Tanzmann Restless

As a resident DJ at Germany’s Distillery since 1997, this deep-house superstar has been busy contributing classics to the Dessous, FM Musik, and Freude Am Tanzen labels. This album arrives after its m…

Steve Bug Dead Man’s Hand: Poker Flat Vol.6

From the gambling den of Steve Bug’s concept lab comes this year’s double-CD compilation dealt from the label’s best hands. The first disc is selected from Bug himself, displaying Poker Flat’s new ste…

Anthiliawaters The Miles Without You

This Miami-based collective founded their sound on one basic auditory principle: getting your day up and going. Whether you are nursing a hangover, contemplating hooky, or cuddling with your boo-boo, …

Donnacha Costello Colorseries

Originally released as a 10-part series 12-inch records in 2004, the Colorseries marked the turning point for techno minimalist Donnacha Costello’s career. Three years later, these jams still stand th…

LaNoiraude Safari Through Unusual Layers

Returning after his tribute to the sound of Detroit, the Paris Beatdown EP, Arnaud Malherbe offers up his first full-length album as LaNoiraude, Safari Through Unusual Layers. Aptly titled, the record…

Stewart Walker Concentricity

Celebrating 10 years as a leader in all things techno, this seasoned veteran delivers a journey though delicate melodies, drifting pads, and emotional soul. Further developing the minimal Berlin sound…

Kilo Kilo

When thinking about the minimal genre, one ponders clicks, pops, spastic edits, and repetition, but these generalizations should be thrown out the window when listening to Kilo. The duo of Florian Bog…

Various Artists Martinez: Restructured Layers

Out of Orbit’s first label compilation, Restructure Layers, aims to please the casual listener and the sweaty club patron alike. Mixed, chopped, and edited by label boss Martinez, this disc take…

Various Artists Anja Schneider: Back To Back

Surfacing just two years ago, Anja Schneider’s Mobilee label has proved a major player on the world’s techno stage with an unfailing style of rave-proven minimalism. Found on compilations …

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