Today’s Mix of the Day comes courtesy of Phon.o, known to his friends as Carsten Aermes. With releases stretching back to 2001, his last album Black Boulder arrived on Modeselektor’s 50 Weapons imprint this year. This mix, featuring the likes of Jamie xx and Cooly G, pursues the same shadowy muse as that record, moving stealthily between basement club and night bus, loitering between swung, clipped beats, funky house keys and garage’s sparky bump and flex along the way.
Since the release of their debut EP Swag Hag, Memphis siblings Dark Sister have been proving that witchy, bratty, feminist-positive hip-hop can be pretty damn fun. The duo of Jess and Tiffany cast a spectral 808 spell on us; download their EP for free and catch their 10 x 4 mini-interview with us! 1. Your – more
Exclusive interview with Eli Goldstein und Charles Levine from Soul Clap for Electronic Beats TV. Filmed at Oye Records Berlin. More on www.electronicbeats.net
This car drowned in a sleek white-glazed floor is part of Ivan Puig’s brilliant 2004 installation hasta las narices, which means “up to the nose”. The Mexican artist says he is interested in the “proportions of events and their relativity.“ Puig divided this montage into three pieces, consisting of the immersed car, a swimming man – more
Take a look inside 2013′s final edition of our award-winning Electronic Beats Magazine, featuring H.P. Baxxter, Laurel Halo, and—of course—ayahuasca rituals. – more