Lokomotiv Preps Piktor EP, Shares Snippets
'Acid Space' will also feature a remix from Sublee.

Early next month, Australian label Lokomotiv will return with its second release, an EP from Romanian producer Piktor. The EP, titled Acid Space, follows on from Suolo’s May Be EP, which also in…

Podcast 516: Kamran Sadeghi
An hour of intricate unreleased techno from an acclaimed multi-media artist.

Kamran Sadeghi is one of those wildly talented music producers that many of you have never heard of. The New York City-based artist—who divides his time between there and Berlin—is an elusive characte…

Subtil Preps Vlad Arapasu EP; Shares Snippets
'Artificial Moves' lands on November 20.

Later this month, Subtil will return with Vlad Arapasu’s Artificial Moves EP. The EP follows on from Cosmjn and Hansel!’s 2017 contributions to the label and will be Arapasu’s first …

Premiere: Hear a Track From Merveille & Crosson's New Album
The duo return to Visionquest with their second LP later this week.

On November 3, Merveille & Crosson will drop their second album, Cerulean, via Visionquest. The new album follows on from their critically acclaimed 2012 debut LP, DRM, and finds the pair heading …

Podcast 513: Bvoice
The Moscow artist celebrates 22 years behind the decks with a selection of intoxicating records.

Moscow artist Vasily Konstantinovsky (a.k.a. Bvoice) began his life as a selector around 1995, DJing some of the first venues offering electronic music in Russia. Bvoice’s tastes were honed on a…

Premiere: Hear a Hypnotic Cut From Yard One
‘Tactics Vol.2’ has been getting an early rinsing from Raresh, Vlad Caia, Glacher Lustwerk, and Cinthie.

Next month, Tact Recordings will launch their new vinyl only sub-label, Tactics, with Yard One’s Tactics Vol.2. Launched by Yard One (a.k.a. Jordan Bruce and Larry Jones) and Richard Fletcher (a…

Podcast 512: Tomoki Tamura
Raw grooves and velvety deep house from the Holic Trax label head.

Although Tomoki Tamura’s journey with dance music began in his native Japan, it was a move to London in 2004 that acted as the catalyst for the launch of a series of Holic nights that quickly ro…

Shaun Reeves and Tuccillo Launch New Imprint
The vinyl-only Shantu label kicks off with a three-tracker from the duo.

Today, Shaun Reeves and Tucciillo launch their new project, Shantu. Shantu kicks off with a new three-track EP from the duo, presenting a label and sound focused on hypnotic, stripped-back grooves for…

Podcast 511: Bodin & Jacob
The Frankfurt-based duo present just under an hour of free-flowing minimal, raw house, and electro.

Those fans of weirdo minimal house, electro, and off-kilter techno will surely be aware of Bodin & Jacob—formally Bodin Stojanoski and Jacob Chenaux. The Frankfurt-based duo have had a big few yea…

Mancini Shares Cut From New EP
The vinyl-only 'Rara' EP is out now on Mancini.

Mancini’s Rara EP is out now. Released on his own Eponymous label (Mancini), Rara follows releases for the likes of hedZup, Downhill Music, and his own Mancini, and features four raw house cuts …

Luke Black 'Peter's Whip'

Chord Records just dropped their second release, a split EP from Dudley Strangeways and label head Luke Black. Titled Split, the EP follows the label’s inaugural release, a deep and intricate fo…

XLR8R & Cyclone: Petre Inspirescu

XLR8R and Cyclone team up to bring you the comeback of Petre Inspirescu [a:rpia:r] with support from: WXC (John Wander b2b Luke Cheadle) Haas and Highkin (Cyclone)…

Premiere: Hear a New Cut From Tolga Fidan
The Berlin-based artist returns to Vakant backed by a remix from Convextion.

Tolga Fidan’s latest EP, Lone, will drop on Vakant on September 18. Lone marks Fidan’s solo return to Vakant, following on from his 2012 album, Rogue, and a string of 2017 releases on Yay …

Download a Dubby Mix From Ostrich
The Montreal-based artist has shared a 100-minute cut of a recent all-night set at Stereo.

Since around 2003, Ostrich has carved a path as a DJ and producer, pushing a minimalistic sound that pulls from downtempo, dub, deep house, and techno. As a DJ, these disparate sounds are woven togeth…

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