Today’s Mix of the Day comes courtesy of Phon.o, known to his friends as Carsten Aermes. With releases stretching back to 2001, his last album Black Boulder arrived on Modeselektor’s 50 Weapons imprint this year. This mix, featuring the likes of Jamie xx and Cooly G, pursues the same shadowy muse as that record, moving stealthily between basement club and night bus, loitering between swung, clipped beats, funky house keys and garage’s sparky bump and flex along the way.
Inspirational garage artist and dubstep pioneer El-B is set to collaborate with dubstep hero Burial on his latest compilation Nu-Levels. Set for a Ghost Records release, the compilation features a flurry of artists including Zed Bias, Narrows, MRK-1, Luke Envoy, Heny-G, J da Flex, plus the raw talents of Yoof, Karmine, and Opus. And, if – more
Although only on their fourth 12” release, the small and cuddly label BOE recordings family are making a name for themselves as the standard bearers of a resurgent house scene. With whippersnapper upstarts KINK and Burnski releasing some of their best work to date on the label, and every one of their releases flying off – more
Electronic Beats Directions Vol. 1 is a collection of three short films that showcase different artists abstract interpretations of Electronic Beats. Directors Ace Norton, Uwe Flade and Corine Stuebi all took part.
Big news! The artists stepping up to play Electronic Beats Festival Vienna on October 18th are Caribou, Jessy Lanza, London Grammar and Omar Souleyman. Full details here!