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.
In case you missed it, we have a four-minute recap of our latest electronic extravaganza in Innsbruck, Austria. The denizens of Stadtcafé were quite enthused with the choice musical offerings: Modeselektor and James Yuill. Check the video here:
Remember the UK duo Lemon Jelly? Back in the early noughties they were all the rage with their archive samples and soft chill out tunes. Well they have kind of returned, Nick Franglen from the group is re-introducing L.J. to the world by taking over London Bridge on September 2nd with a 24-hour theremin-athon. Nick, – more
Chris Bohn, editor-in-chief of The Wire, contributed an in-depth essay on Pet Shop Boys’ new album ‘Elysium’ exclusively for Electronic Beats. Featured in the programme of last night’s exclusive PSB show, you can now read it in full here. – more
Teams, aka Sean Bowie has a new track called ‘Mile High’. Taking a clutch of loops from an indeterminate boogie-house jam, he gets stuck into distorting, filtering and generally messin’ with them to create a sub aquatic dance-floor workout that that sounds like the soundtrack to a particularly pleasing form of mental illness. Or a – more