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First Listen: V.I.V.E.K – ‘Galactic’ (Vivek001)

First Listen: V.I.V.E.K – ‘Galactic’ (Vivek001)

Sonic meditations from London soundman V.I.V.E.K Southall born-and-bred Vivek Sharda, more commonly known as V.I.V.E.K, is the artist, label owner,…

First Listen: Utah? – ‘Polymer’ (Coyote Records)

First Listen: Utah? – ‘Polymer’ (Coyote Records)

Sheffield’s Utah? finds his natural home on Coyote Records with four icy grime flicks. Following the recent release of Cyte…

First Listen: John Swing: ‘African Dub’ (Phoenix G)

First Listen: John Swing: ‘African Dub’ (Phoenix G)

Mr. G presents the murky rhythmic experiments of longtime companion, John Swing. Made up of four tracks, Swing’s Jazz Perceptions…

First Listen: Daze – ‘Advanced Reality’ (Pure Space Records)

First Listen: Daze – ‘Advanced Reality’ (Pure Space Records)

Andy Garvey’s influence on underground Australian music can’t be overlooked. She’s held a weekly position as a radio host on…

First Listen: Tymon – ‘Rioted’ (Perc Trax)

First Listen: Tymon – ‘Rioted’ (Perc Trax)

Frightening techno power from Sydney’s Tymon.  A fixture of the international rave scene since the late ’90s, Australian producer Tymon’s…

First Listen: Dervisis – ‘Yelde’ (BFTT’s Gliding Slug Remix)

First Listen: Dervisis – ‘Yelde’ (BFTT’s Gliding Slug Remix)

Whities affiliate BFTT lends a twitchy hand to Dervisis.  Rising Greek producer, Dervisis, comes out with his second 12”, Laundry Room…

First Listen: Decka – ‘Alienated’ (Unterwegs Records)

First Listen: Decka – ‘Alienated’ (Unterwegs Records)

Killer club control from Bristol techno head Decka. First making noise in 2015 on Darwin’s Berlin label SPE:C with the…

First Listen: Piezo – ‘Tinned’ (Version)

First Listen: Piezo – ‘Tinned’ (Version)

Having released on British mainstays Idle Hands and Swamp 81 sub-label, 81, amongst others, Milanese producer Luca ‘Piezo’ Mucci gets…

First Listen: Chrissy – ‘Truth Bomb’ (Super Rhythm Trax)

First Listen: Chrissy – ‘Truth Bomb’ (Super Rhythm Trax)

Chrissy grew up in the Midwest and throughout his life has moved across the US exploring the local sounds. Chicago…

First Listen: DJ Trance & Darwin Chamber – ‘Great Spirit’ (D. Tiffany Human Spirit Mix)

First Listen: DJ Trance & Darwin Chamber – ‘Great Spirit’ (D. Tiffany Human Spirit Mix)

Vancouver favourite D. Tiffany revives a West Coast classic. 24 years on from its initial release on Bassex, DJ Trance & Darwin…

First Listen: Scalping – ‘Chamber’ (DJ October remix)

First Listen: Scalping – ‘Chamber’ (DJ October remix)

Bristol doom operator DJ October lends a hand to techno-punk outfit Scalping.  Scalping are the latest anarchists to emerge from…

First Listen: Pseudopolis – ‘Yaris Crew’ (Redstone Press)

First Listen: Pseudopolis – ‘Yaris Crew’ (Redstone Press)

Redstone Press co-founder Pseudopolis steps up for his and the label’s second release with solid hard edged four-tracker Pressure, exploring…

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