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VTSS Curates Next Two Releases on Bjarki’s bbbbbb Sub-Label HELLCAT Industries

Lady of the moment VTSS curates Bjarki‘s bbbbbb sub-label HELLCAT and reveals her next two releases.

After the behind the scenes work VTSS did as curator of the inaugural V/A, the bbbbbb team unanimously invited the Polish selector and producer to continue her involvement with HELLCAT naming her the label’s A&R.

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Honeysmack Releases Post Acid

Premiere: Honeysmack Releases “Post Acid” 9-Track LP on Carl Cox’s Awesome Soundwave

The Awesome Soundwave label will start 2020 as it means to go on: with an essential new album from Honeysmack that once again raises the bar for Carl Cox’s influential label. Honeysmack Releases “Post Acid” on February 28th.

Recorded live over two days in Coxy’s El Rancho studio, the album is an amalgamation of expansive modular sounds, the likes of which were carefully edited into what you hear now. This truly is an album that bares all the hallmarks of a producer who is currently working on a PHD in acid techno and improved electronic music.

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Hellix

Premiere: Hellix Debuts on АЕРОБИК With Two Killer Cuts and Pfirter Remix

Polish producer Hellix debuts on АЕРОБИК (AEROBIK) with two killer techno cuts and a remix from Pfirter.

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Andrew Weatherall

Essential Tracks To Remember Andrew Weatherall By

Legendary UK musician, producer, and DJ Andrew Weatherall passed away this week aged 56.

Weatherall was a linchpin of British popular music at a time when its very definition was being written. Highly respected as an artist constantly pushing the envelope in dance music, he believed and lived by the notion that this music could be more than was ever imagined.

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Mius

Mïus: Top 5 Vocal Electronic Records from 2019

After 2018’s Twentytwo 22 LP and remixes from Brandt Brauer Frick and Vessels, Théque boss Mïus returns to his own label with new album Études de Battements featuring collaborations with singers Dóri Hegyi and Raf Skowronski.

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Uun - Sacred Sevens

Premiere: Uun Delivers First “Sacred Sevens” Outing on Modern Cathedrals, a Series of EPs on 7″ Vinyl

Welcome to the first release in Modern Cathedrals’ ‘Sacred Sevens’ catalog, a series of EPs released on 7″ vinyl records with additional digital tracks.

This first outing features four tracks by Detroit-based artist Uun, marking his second EP on the label.

The marbling on each record will be unique, as will the stamp. 25 copies will be sold in the US via Bandcamp, the rest will be either sold at shows or distributed in Europe via Readymade. If you’re based in Europe, we recommend looking for it on the Readymade website or in stores.

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Happy Cat Jay

London-Based Multi-Instrumentalist Happy Cat Jay To Release “Moods” EP on Fat! Records

With the funk-infused ‘Era Of A Niche Hero’ setting the scene in December, all eyes are on Fat! Records’ latest signing – a London-based producer and multi-instrumentalist by the name of Happy Cat Jay whose forthcoming ‘Moods EP’ looks set to further cement the label’s proven track record in spotting the next big thing.

Arriving on February 28th 2020, the genre-blending EP features 5 original tracks alongside a remix by bass-aficionado DE$iGNATED, and was preceded by the EP’s second single ‘Up Early’ on January 24th.

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UMEK Is Back On His 1605 Imprint with Two-Track “Cybernetic Implant” EP

Guest post by Jamie W

UMEK has put his stamp on electronic music as one of techno’s most influential artists, having a legacy that spans over two decades including many anthemic tracks. His new two track “Cybernetic Implant” release certainly seems to be an example of the aforementioned, as he is currently positioned No.1 in the techno sales chart on Beatport, so is in direct competition with himself to steal pole position.

With a revolving door of new music, it seems he rarely takes a break between releases, and is in constant competition with himself. Always trying to go one up on his previous tracks, in a never-ending cycle of self-improvement.

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Symmetric and Future of Matter

Premiere: Symmetric and Future of Matter Combine For EP on Lanthan.Audio

Symmetric and Future of Matter combine for a 6-track EP titled “Between Two Thoughts” on Christian Gerlach’s Lanthan.audio imprint that includes 4 originals and remixes by Enos and My Flower & Darse.

Enjoy our premiere of “Flesh Uncovered” from the EP below.

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Fabrikate

Fabrikate: 10 Favourite Classic Canadian Disco Records

On their stunning new album Made Me Feel, Fabrikate take a trip back to the glory days of disco, a time when love was the answer, inclusion was the only message worth spreading and everyone was invited.

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