Niconé & Sascha Braemer are two renegades from the Bar 25 collective—the infamous afterhours spot that leant to on the banks of the Spree which, since its closure in 2010, has accumulated a kind of quasi-mythical status. Their collaboration first won attention with “Nur Mal Kurz”, an elastic piece of debauched house music that paid tribute to the club in its final days. It was followed by “Ghost Hand” and their debut LP Romantic Thrills on SVT, further proving that when it comes to distilling the almost melancholic essence of the Club 35′s daunting sessions nobody does it like these guys. No tracklist this time as its chock full with secret goodies.
“Evocative of giant walls, hulking beams and barriers both oppressing and disintegrating as we outlive them” – more
Cannibal Ox – The Cold Vein Antipop Consortium – Tragic Epilogue Maurice Fulton – Boof Spacek -Curvatia Dave.I.D- Response The Parrish – Sound Sculptures Freestyle Fellowship – Innercity Griots Piers Faccini – Tearing Sky
We wrote about London based trio Crystal Fighters back in August of 2009, now they have finally readied eleven tunes for their debut album entitled Star Of Love. Managed by the same people who look after Mount Kimbie and newcomer Anna Calvi, the group utilizes strange instruments by way of Spanish origin, namely Basque territory. – more
If you are not aware of UK-based duo Coat of Arms, then maybe they will be better described as Futureboogie’s hottest new act consisting of Birmingham’s own Chris James (founder of Dubnoir label) and Eats Everything (Pets Recording, San City High) hailling from Bristol. Together they have combined their deep house, disco, funk and soul – more