Today’s mix is a classic from the EB vaults by Warp and Planet Mu affiliated producer Tim Exile. Something of a polymath—he also writes music software—Tim’s recently been making waves (no pun intended) as one fifth of the Native Instruments-curated supergroup Mostly Robot. Indeed, you may have caught the collaborative live project at EB Festival Budapest last summer (if not, no biggie, you can watch the video here). This mix from 2008 conjures up a vivid world that’s at once medieval and futuristic. With gothic sounds and coded lyrics that create shadowy illusions, he has always used an intimidating amount of machinery and layers upon layers of programmed algorithms to manipulate his songs onto a new and exciting plane. This is him at his finest—enjoy!
Tecktronik open ‘Dance in August’ festival in Berlin, which celebrates its 20th Anniversary French dancers Tecktonik and DJ Fetish will open the 20th international dancing festival „Tanz im August“ (Dance in August) on August 15, 2008. The Tecktronik dance style, born in club Metropolis on Paris’s outskirts around the year 2001, has generated considerable buzz – more
Gesaffelstein est de retour! How can you say no to crisply dense and gorgeously heavy production that not only makes you dance, but also reaches into your soul and asks the question: are we human or are we ravers? The rising French producer is just about to overtake the techno throne that Justice created a – more
As far as I’m concerned, Sasha Baron Cohen is the most important comedian of this century so far. Cohen, who is a Cambridge-educated comedian, has written and produced four movies in his lifetime. They all have two key features: they all star himself and they’re all as hilarious as they are stupid. It was the – more
Who says you can’t compare one city to another? If you do it in a charming way, like graphic designer Vahram Muratyan, it is simply legit to do so. On his blog Paris vs NYC, the French man published his idea of a “visual but friendly match between those two cities“. By comparing mostly the – more