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Eric Sneo Frequency

These relentless Berlin boys just don’t quit. This heavy, peak-time techno jam blends driving organic percussion with syncopated analog key stabs. The remix adds wider vocal displacement without…

James Cotton Buck! EP

From Ghostly sublabel Spectral comes a harder composition than one would expect. On top of glitchy, flanged-out, garage-like bass stabs that frame the melody sit groove-spliced vocal hits that chatter…

Ben Sims The Stick Up

This limited release has been enthralling audiences throughout Europe on CD promo, and now the anticipated wax is here. Thunderous reverb programs echo the epic organic feel, as groove-spliced vocal l…

Mark Williams Carnival Of Losst Souls EP

As a new face to the Primate conglomerate, this esteemed twiddler has forged ahead with a slightly more aggressive sound. Entangled elements of basic Latin percussion solidify a prominent foundation, …

Pascal Feos Self-Reflexion (The Missing Tracks)

This EP is a supplement that completes Pascal’s Reflexion album, released early this year. Focusing heavily on the methodology of FM synthesis, Pascal injects voices that are quite experimental …

Holgistar Starwars Remixes

This EP keeps the vibe alive with even more mixes from this Berlin label’s top producers. D. Diggler, DJ Sebrok, DJ Viberation and DJ Emerson work approaches that range from experimental hues to…

Btrax vs. Void South Coast Sleaze EP

Founder Justin Berkovi and Geushky Records manager Ian Void bring to vinyl what they’ve been dishing out on dancefloors for many years. Here they assemble a variety of timbres, as a shuffled 909…

Solid Players Part 2

Joining global forces, this EP reeks of what remixers from around the world can create via audio manipulation. From Tuomas Rantanen’s hard driving mix to the more tuned yet atmospheric mix by Co…

JEL FORD But Wait..There's More EP

Head of design at Jericho Records, this club-eared techno engineer launches his debut appearance on Tortured with a diverse double-pack. From shuffled-up samba-like fillers, to dark, intensely layered…

Umek Voices Of Africa Vol. 3

This year’s releases for Primate have only proven more powerful as the catalog grows, but this installment leaves much to question. Completing the compilation trilogy, Umek drops another organic…

Various 1Uutiset

These audio dimensions prove quite hot despite their parent country of Finland. Extremely unusual yet brilliantly mental, this compilation EP screams the direction of Drumcode from yesteryear. This co…

Tonio & The Hacker Connexion

One of France’s leading exports teams up with electro/techno forefather The Hacker to install this label’s debut title. Experimental synth patches lay atop an anticipated electro-esque tec…

Tim Taylor vs. Andy Slate Muscle Madness

Following up the epic re-release of the classic “Horn Track,” Tim teams up with Budapest-based producer Andy Slate. With moods that reference early-’80s dance, this 12″ shuffle…

DJ Bam Bam Head Trauma EP

Chicago’s progenitor of choice jackin’ fusion appears on this young, Connecticut-based label. Solid bass lines and even tougher vocal loops decorate the platter while floor-moving rhythms …

Adam Jay Stasis

Indianapolis man of dirty, sensual dancefloor techno brings yet another hypnotic synth development to US soil. Funky yet deep bass tracks keep the crowd moving while a subterranean reverb colors the m…

Mauro Picotto Alchemist EP

Back after a year-long sabbatical, this guru of tribal trickery returns with a double-pack aimed at peak-time performance. From pumping tech-house to dangerously sharp techno, this EP carries function…

DJ ESP No Future In Your Front

Woody McBride is currently one of the world’s most sought out techno agents, and this title accurately conveys his demeanor. Furthering the evolution of 303 bass, this EP carries rolling grit wi…

Paul Mac Back and Forth

Following his massive album, Cards On The Table, this master of organic tribal mischief returns with another colossal floor-filler geared towards the polyrhythmic ear. Stabbing basslines and delicate …

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