This April saw James Blake play the Gdansk edition of the Electronic Beats Festival, and what a show it was. This 20 minute live recording captures the atmosphere and the spacious sonics of his performance that night, with Blake’s insinuating, cherubic vocals on ‘Never Learnt to Share’ and ‘Limit to Your Love’ resonating throughout the venue with a piercing clarity. Want more? You can also read a review from the night here.
Today the Electronic Beats team will be infiltrated by our favourite rabble rousing bass duo; Modeselektor. Gernot and Szary are going to be running the good ship Electronic Beats Online the whole day long and choosing all of our content and features. Expect insights from the artists on their Monkeytown and 50 Weapons roster and – more
Psychologist is the alter ego of Iain Woods who makes bastard-future pop that is by turns delicate, vulnerable and utterly uncompromising. Currently releasing the second in a brace of E.P’s that have been released weeks apart but are conjoined like a musical puzzle, the enjoyment is to be found fusing the pieces to make one – more
Michigan beatsmith Sam Baker aka Samiyam loves the details. If you ever get your hands on one of the rare copies of his first proper full-length release, the insanly dense beat-collection Rap Beats Vol.1, you’ll know what I mean. Every one of the CD-R releases had a different artwork. Since then Baker has put out – more
Rather than operate as a music news source, Electronic Beats operates as a music information source. One thing about being incorrigible music geeks is that we need our enablers—and we want to share with you. – more