Podcast 515: Sammy Dee
60 minutes of easy-listening tunes from the Get Perlonized curator.

It’s no easy feat to condense Sammy Dee’s career into just a few words. Having been born and raised in Berlin, the DJ-producer—real name Mario Radecki—began DJing in Kastle, a small town i…

Ray Kajioka 'The Ratchet'

Next month, Berlin-based techno artist Ray Kajioka will release his sophomore LP, Consistency, via Heiko Laux’s Kanzleramt imprint. The album features eight synth-heavy techno cuts in Kajioka…

Heiko Laux Lines Up Next EP
‘Haulin’ Ass’ is due out April 28.

Heiko Laux has shared details of his next release—an EP called Haulin’ Ass on his own Kanzleramt imprint. Laux has been a central figure in the German techno scene for in excess of two decades, puttin…

Heiko Laux Scheduled to Release EP on Klockworks
The three-track EP 'Klockworks 17' is set to drop on January 27.

Klockworks kicks off the new year with a new addition to its roster, Kanzleramt label head Heiko Laux. The German techno stalwart is set to release the three-track EP Klockworks 17 on January 27. His …

Solid Gold Playaz My Life... Pt. 01

Our ears are so unaccustomed to hearing real funk in electronic music that we sometimes miss authenticity. Setting off a basement jam alert, Kenny Gino and Big Mike shift our attention to a sexier sid…

Fabrice Lig My 4 Stars Remixed

Belgium’s Fabrice Lig gets the remix treatment by Ian O’Brian and Offshore Funk, and the result is an updated sound that’ll still please the purists. All the mixes are tight but it&#…

Various Artists Kanzleramt Volume 5

Unlike many German labels, Kanzleramt hasn‘t suddenly gone the electro-house or minimal route. On this fifth compilation, mixed by Heiko Laux, the label‘s back catalog shows that it‘s still fusing dyn…

Fabrice Lig My 4 Stars

Belgium’s Fabrice Lig is perhaps the most American of European technoists, a producer who well understands that machine music need not always sound machine made. The roots coursing underneath Ne…

Damon Wild Downtown Worlds

Seasoned New York techno vet Damon Wild built his bulletproof underground rep with banging acid techno for heads into Beltram, Stoll and their ilk. With Downtown Worlds, Wild refines some of the abras…

Various 10/100

Kanzleramt is one of my favorite labels ever. Based in Berlin, it’s constantly provided beautifully crafted soulful techno, and this EP showcases some of the label’s finest talent. With tr…

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