M.E.S.H. Announces Hesaitix LP on PAN
'Hesaitix' LP will land on November 10.

M.E.S.H. will soon release a new LP on PAN. Hesaitix will be the Berlin-based DJ-producer’s second album on the label, following on from 2015’s Piteous Gate. He released the Damaged Merc E…

NHK yx Koyxen Shares New Single
'Exit Entrance' LP is scheduled for October 6 release.

As announced, Osaka’s Kohei Matsunaga (a.k.a NHK yx Koyxen) will debut on DFA with Exit Entrance. Kohei has been making and releasing music since 1997 and has recorded for such iconic labels as Mille …

Errorsmith Returns to PAN with New LP
'Superlative Fatigue' LP is scheduled for October 20 release.

Errorsmith will return to PAN with a new LP, Superlative Fatigue. Besides collaborating with the likes of Mark Fell, to Berghain resident Fiedel as MMM, and Soundstream as Smith N Hack, Wiegand has re…

Visionist Returns with New LP
'Value' is scheduled for October 20 release via Big Dada.

Visionist has a new album on the way, Value. Visionist is the London-based experimental composer and producer Louis Carnell. With his first official releases in 2011 via labels 92 Points and Left Blan…

PAN to Release STILL LP
'I' is scheduled for September 15 release.

PAN will release a new LP from STILL. STILL is the project of Simone Trabucchi, who, along with Simone Bertuzzi, aims to “connect his hometown of Vernasca to Ethiopia and Jamaica.” Work be…

NHK yx Koyxen Debuts on DFA
'Exit Entrance' LP is scheduled for October 6 release.

Kohei Matsunaga (a.k.a NHK yx Koyxen) is set to debut on DFA with Exit Entrance. Kohei has been making and releasing music since 1997 and has recorded for such iconic labels as Mille Plateaux, Importa…

ADR Cues Up New Album on PAN
'THROAT' is due out November 25.

PAN’s next release will be an album by ADR. Aaron David Ross (a.k.a. ADR) first joined forces with Bill Kouligas’ imprint PAN last year, with the Deceptionista full-length. Prior to that, …

Premiere: Hear a Haunting New Track from Tomás Urquieta
Infinite Machine will release Urquieta's latest album, with remixes from M.E.S.H., Ziúr, and Ausschuss.

Following on from 2015’s Manuscript EP, Tomás Urquieta’s latest release, La Muerte De Todo Lo Nuevo, will land back on Infinite Machine on September 30. The EP consists of four original tr…

Listen to M.E.S.H.'s New and Confronting EP on PAN
The Berlin transplant serves up a new take on club sounds.

M.E.S.H. (a.k.a. James Whipple) has released a new four track EP, once again through Bill Kouligas’ forward-thinking PAN imprint. The new collection sees Whipple—U.S. émigré and resident of Janu…

Tresor Records Set to Release Kern Vol. 3 Mixed by Objekt
'Kern Vol. 3' will be released on Tresor Records on July 8.

Following contributions by DJ Deep and DJ Hell, Tresor Records are set to present the third instalment in their Kern mix-series, this time headed by Berlin-based producer TJ Hertz (a.k.a Objekt), his …

Interview: Visionist
On his new album, the London producer pushes back with a foray into abstract territory.

“I remember when rosary beads became popular and I was like, ‘Nah, I don’t want normal rosary beads. So I went and bought beads and got rosary beads made.’” Louis Carnell creases up at the memor…

Visionist Announces Debut Album
The UK artist's full-length debut, 'Safe,' will be released on the PAN imprint in October

Louis Carnell (a.k.a Visionist) has announced details of the upcoming release of Safe, his debut LP coming out this fall via Bill Kouligas’ PAN imprint. This marks the second collaboration betwe…

M.E.S.H. Announces Debut Album
'Piteous Gate' will see release via PAN next month.

Recent XLR8R podcast alumni M.E.S.H. has announced his debut album, Piteous Gate, which will be released via PAN on July 17. Following on from his highly regarded Scythians EP—also released on PAN—and…

Helm Announces New LP for PAN
Olympic Mess will be Luke Younger's fourth appearance on Bill Kouligas's label

London-based experimentalist Luke Younger (a.k.a. Helm) has announced that he’ll release a new LP next month. Olympic Mess will be Younger’s fourth outing for Bill Kouligas’s PAN imp…

PAN Announces Debut Release From Lifted
PAN will be home to the first release from the collaborative project of Max D and Matt Papich.

Lifted is an ongoing collaborative project from Matt Papich (a.k.a. Co La) and Beautiful Swimmers’ Max D, who will be releasing their debut album, 1, on PAN at the end of the month. A couple of …

PAN Announces Collaborative 12" from Florian Hecker and Mark Leckey
The forthcoming 'Hecker Leckey Sound Voice Chimera' record has origins in a 2010 performance at Tate Modern.

German sound experimentalist Florian Hecker and multidisciplinary artist and 2008 Turner Prize-winner Mark Leckey have announced a forthcoming collaborative release for Bill Kouligas’ PAN imprin…

PAN to Reissue 1998 Hip-Hop Mixtape from Spectre
The obscure collection of illbient tracks will serve as the first release from Bill Kouligas' label in 2015.

Originally released in 1998 as an extremely limited cassette, WordSound label founder Skiz Fernando Jr.’s (a.k.a. Spectre) Ruff Kutz mixtape will serve as the first release from Bill Kouligas…

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