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.
What is the importance of avant garde sonics these days? Has it entered the wider musical conscioussness, pervading into bedrooms of current underground producers who utilize the more offbeat musical landscapes, or has it gone further into obscurity. A new festival venture, Babel Prague, strives to present several figures whose creative works champion the sonically – more
The beauty of modern production lies in the abundance of choice. Artists, producers and engineers currently enjoy a degree of freedom previously unavailable in the history of recorded sound. This freedom, to determine exactly how sonic ideas are committed, preserved and ultimately transmitted opens, not unlike a Pandora’s box, a gateway to some of the – more
Want to know what’s been going into the collective ears of EBHQ? Here’s this week’s selection featuring tracks by Primitive Art, THE-DRUM and Tropic of Cancer. – more
Fresh from their Deutsche Elektronische Musik release in April, Soul Jazz has come up with the German goods once again. They will be putting out a very exciting retrospective from the 80s kraut-pop icons E.M.A.K. Standing for Elektronische Musik Aus Köln, the group made up of Mathias Becker and Kurt Mill collectively put out three – more