Today we have a mix by Jan Blomqvist, a North German minimal techno-pop producer. His recent cover of Australian brother-sister duo Angus and Julia Stone‘s “Big Jet Plane” is playing on radio stations across Europe. Joining Blomquist is his lyricist and DJ partner Ryan Matthiessen, who helped out with this hour long mix.
Peruse a selection of our editorial team’s favorite tracks from the last week. – more
The Maryland-based solo electronic artist Skai Nine is a lover and creator of all kinds of electro-based music, drawing inspiration from hip-hop to the synth pop of the 80s and yet somehow he manages to sound current. We caught up with Skai to learn some more. Electronic Beats: What’s your current state of mind? I’m – more
Our latest on-air Radio Session features Bordeaux’s Strip Steve discussing his hometown, his latest LP Micro Macro on on Boys Noize Records, his first experiences DJing at the tender age of 14, and his work with Robert Owens, who collaborated with him on the album track ‘One Thing’. Not only that, he delivers a mix – more
Jazz and blues fans might not normally gravitate to Xiu Xiu’s strange, often menacing music. However, as Daniel Jones explains, Jamie Stewart’s industrial pop ballads are an excellent backdrop to pay tribute to one of music’s most affecting voices: Nina Simone. – more