Today’s mix is a classic from the EB vaults by Warp and Planet Mu affiliated producer Tim Exile. Something of a polymath—he also writes music software—Tim’s recently been making waves (no pun intended) as one fifth of the Native Instruments-curated supergroup Mostly Robot. Indeed, you may have caught the collaborative live project at EB Festival Budapest last summer (if not, no biggie, you can watch the video here). This mix from 2008 conjures up a vivid world that’s at once medieval and futuristic. With gothic sounds and coded lyrics that create shadowy illusions, he has always used an intimidating amount of machinery and layers upon layers of programmed algorithms to manipulate his songs onto a new and exciting plane. This is him at his finest—enjoy!
Last year the Prater Unser Festival appeared in the church calendar for the first time after a not exactly immaculate conception and spawned many a repentant sinner. And this year they’re really upping the ante. Starting with the line-up, boasting prophets of a new dubstep sound with Rustie and Lone, and continuing with the locations, – more
Rochdale’s bleep and squeak merchants Autechre have announced details of their beautifully packaged 10th studio album. Released via Warp, their long term home, there is plenty to say about Oversteps as long as it involves the packaging and the pressing of super high quality 180gm vinyls. Housed in a special slip case, and with each – more
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Hotflush head honcho Scuba aka Paul Rose will be inaugurating a new mix CD for the Ostgut Ton label, a respected no frills Berlin label which specializes in hard techno from the likes of Tiefschwarz, Steve Bug and Luke Slater. The Sub:stance mix sprung from Scuba’s popular dubstep night at superclub Berghain, which runs the – more