Fresh from last night’s Flux FM Electronic Beats On Air radio show, our Mix of the Day comes from Berlin’s resident acoustic techno masters Brandt Brauer Frick. And because there’s three of them in the band, the hour is split between them—meaning each member gets twenty minutes to showcase their individual taste. Which, according to the evidence here, encompasses future bass, rollicking house music and portentous techno. We strongly approve.
Impressions of Electronic Beats Festival Zagreb. See When Saints Go Machine, Digitalism, Róisín Murphy performing live at Electronic Beats Festival in Zagreb (November 25th).
You heard it right, the rumors are true. We think. News is out that Dr. Dre will be making a concept album of instrumental hip-hop, focusing with the solar system as its theme. Whether this will see the light of day is a other matter entirely – let us not forget the Dre follow-up album – more
His new album Smalhans may mark the return of Norwegian producer Hans-Peter Lindstrøm to his cosmic disco-heavy roots, but it also presents him as a food lover—and we’d like to introduce you to the record dish by dish. – more
Aaliyah‘s deathday memorial yesterday yielded some truly beautiful memorials and remixes, and Hudson Mohawke‘s is one of our favorites. Working with the classic single ‘Are You That Somebody?’, the Glaswegian musician ups the tempo and adds a fuzzed-out, skittering bounce that will leave you squirming.