Sleeparchive Imprint Ceases Operations
The Berlin-based artist has announced the termination of his self-titled label.

Roger Semsroth (a.k.a. Sleeparchive) has announced the closure of his self-titled imprint. Launched back in 2004, the Sleeparchive label has since served as a vehicle for the release of the techno pio…

Podcast 434: Cio D'Or
The German sound architect provides a dramatic hour of experimental techno.

Cio Dorbandt is a part of German techno’s furniture. Born in Hannover, she can now be found in Cologne, while over the course of a lengthy career she has stamped her mark on cities across the country,…

In the Studio: Milton Bradley
Marking his upcoming LP, the Berlin-based artist discusses gear, records, labels, and his main sources of inspiration.

Having been born and raised in Berlin, it’s clear that Milton Bradley’s dark and moody studio output is influenced by the city’s gloomy landscape. Over the past eight years, Bradley has become somethi…

Mike Parker Prepares New EP
‘10inch03’ is due out April 6.

New York’s Mike Parker is set to release his next EP on Repitch, 10inch03, in early April. Parker has been releasing techno records since the mid-90s, mainly through his own Geophone imprint, as well …

Premiere: Stream a Track from Inner Surface Music's Latest Compilation
'Replicants' will feature cuts from Perc, Sleeparchive, Ontal, and Sturqen Honzo (D. Carbone), among others.

On December 7, Inner Surface Music—the label headed up by AnD and Tom Dicicco—will mark its tenth release with a double-pack compilation titled Replicants. Spread across eight tracks and featuring cut…

Repitch Introduces CD Compilation Selected Cuts
The Berlin-based label will issue their first limited-edition CD compilation this Monday.

Next Monday, July 20, Repitch Recordings will issue a CD compilation curated by Ascion, D. Carbone and Shapednoise, titled Selected Cuts. The compilation will be limited to 200 copies, 50 of which wil…

Sleeparchive Shares Six-Track Cassette EP From 1998
Data Tracks was released under Roger Semsroth's Skanfrom alias.

As pointed out on RA’s Feed section, Roger Semsroth (a.k.a. Sleeparchive) has made available to stream a six-track EP he originally released on a limited run of 100 cassettes in 1998. Data Track…

Sleeparchive A Man Dies in the Street Pt.2

Regis and Function credit the first release from Sleeparchive (a.k.a. Roger Semsroth) as the inspiration around which Sandwell District formed. Released in 2004, Elephant Island has aged well, and its…

Sleeparchive A Man Dies in the Street Pt. 1

For many years, Roger Semsroth claimed that his Sleeparchive project would only release material on its own eponymous label—and, for much of the aughts, it was like that. It took seminal techno imprin…

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