“Naturally we are always looking for new things, new challenges, maybe even niches, because we want to do new things.” Those are the words of Robert Fehse of software company Sugar Bytes, and go some way in explaining the success of the small Berlin set-up which specializes in production plug-ins. Unlike many companies with their eye on the bottom line, Sugar Bytes is dedicated to catering to the niche user with programmes like Cyclop, Consequence or Turnado becoming key pieces of kit for the likes of Boys Noize, Mouse on Mars and Matthew Herbert.
Ever wanted to make your own David Lynch-style film, but weren’t sure how to make the plot incoherently artistic enough? Writer/director Joe McClean has the definitive guide for you. How to Make A David Lynch Film explores the intricacies of filming like a Twin Peaks Pro, done in a cheeky ’50s parody style that will – more
It’s usually the smaller independent labels that kick off careers of many young artists. R&S with James Blake, Hotflush with Mount Kimbie, now it could be the turn of Untold’s very own label Hemlock Recordings who will release a debut 12″ from the fresh faced UK group Breton. Hailing from London, they tinker with that – more
Robot rock DJ Riton will continue his courtship with French label Ed Banger by teaming up with electro hip hopper DJ Mehdi. Under the guise of Carte Blanche, the self-titled EP is due for a May release and will poach Chicago house sounds. Riton, already a friend to many in the Ed Banger crew, plays – more
Just a few weeks to go until the Electronic Beats concert in Berlin with Bryan Ferry and obviously we’re more than little excited about seeing the sharpest dressed man in music performing live. However as we have no influence of the continuum of time and space, we will just have to satisfy ourselves with an – more