Kompakt Unveils Pop Ambient 2017
The next chapter in the long-running series is due out November 25.

Kompakt has announced the next Pop Ambient compilation. Pop Ambient is one of Kompakt’s longest running compilation series (second only to Total), with the first edition having appeared back in …

Labels We Love: Heisenberg
XLR8R investigates the origins and secrets of the thriving Russian label.

“If the music is good it will reach the people; if not then fuck it,” says Sasha Kaktus. Besides his work as a DJ-producer, St. Petersburg-based Kaktus is founder of Heisenberg Records, a …

Exclusive: Stream the New Sasha Kaktus EP
'Potom Nichego' EP is released today via Heisenberg.

Heisenberg label head Sasha Kaktus has today released the Potom Nichego EP, a four-tracker featuring remixes from Anton Kubikov (SCSI-9, Pro-Tez, Kompakt) and Patrice Meiner (Sol Asylum, Eastenderz, T…

Various artists Pop Ambient 2016
Kompakt is back with another set of tonally rich, emotionally resonant music.

It’s that time of year, the season for glacial vistas, shimmering atmosphere and wistful moods—and, no we’re not talking about the onset of winter. Instead, we’re referring to the re…


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