Alva Noto

“There was this term in the 80s which I like, ‘ingenious amateurs’. That with a certain kind of dilettantism and ignorance, you are less soared to touch things and to do stuff. (…) I think it’s very important to use something in the wrong or radical way.”

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Eat more Burek

December 21, 2011 in Features by EB Team

Creative and forward thinking house productions became the mission for Croatian based DJ Pytzek when he established his own label Burek a little less than a year ago. The first Burek release – Kink‘s Leko/Yako EP – was a huge success capturing the hearts and minds of artists such as Ben Watt, Soul Clap, Erol – more

Listen to Gang Colours’ ‘Keychain Collection’

February 24, 2012 in Features by EB Team

Brownswood Recordings’s new ace Will Ozanne aka Gang Colours has some serious champions in his corner. From Gilles Peterson and Ghostpoet to Laurie Anderson it’s no wonder his debut The Keychain Collection sounds so self assured. Releasing on the 27th Feb, you can stream the whole album below. Dreamy, spacious production and deep cavity bass – more

The Prodigy top dance’s most influential poll

July 12, 2010 in Features by EB Team

Essex based dance group The Prodigy has been voted the most influential electronic act of all time, in a recent poll put together by UK festival GlobalGathering. The festival put the poll together by asking 2000 partygoers whom they thought, “has shaped the dance genre the most.” The Prodigy have sold over 20 million records, – more

Jesse Rose asks ‘What Do You Do If You Don’t’?

December 12, 2008 in Features by EB Team

Jesse Rose asks ‘What Do You Do If You Don’t’?    Fidget House pioneer Jesse Rose finally revealed some details about his forthcoming album: It’s name is ‘What Do You Do If You Don’t?’, it includes collaborations with Hot Chip, Afra & The Incredible Beatbox Band as well as David E. Sugar and it appears – more