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.
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Electronic Beats is pleased to host the European premiere of Maja Jane Coles’ highly anticipated debut album Comfort. Can the house star maintain her strike-rate into LP format? Time to find out. – more
British rockers The Futureheads can put a punky melody together like no one else and are currently riding high with their second album about to be released – it all could have been rather different though, as Ross Millard from the band reveals, if it wasn’t for one special night back in Newcastle in 2001. – more
Space Is Only Noise – the debut album of wunderkid producer Nicolas Jaar has finally got a release date of February next year. Released via Circus Company, the album is perhaps one of the most highly anticipated electronic releases of next year, and marks only his second release with the label after a clutch of – more