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JAKE SCHROCK’S MASTERFUL FIRST CUT FROM HOLODECK DEBUT
JAKE SCHROCK’S MASTERFUL FIRST CUT FROM HOLODECK DEBUT

Photo: Alex Kacha. “Jake is a Holodeck artist now, and we have a release in the works,” Adam Jones (S U R V I V E, Thousand Foot Whale Claw and label head at Holodeck Records) to Central Track....

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A MONTH IN THE LIFE OF CHROMATICS
A MONTH IN THE LIFE OF CHROMATICS

A couple of days back Chromatics released an eight track vinyl only EP, Camera which sold out in less than 48 hours. It relates to Dear Tommy in the same way as the ‘Just Like You’ and ‘Shadow’ EP’s...

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FOXTROTT EMERGES WITH THREE PART EP SERIES, MEDITATIONS
FOXTROTT EMERGES WITH THREE PART EP SERIES, MEDITATIONS

Montreal producer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Marie-Hélène L. Delorme aka FOXTROTT has released a new single ‘Wait’ the first cut from her forthcoming EP Meditations I and the first in a series of three to be released over the remainder...

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RECORD REVIEW: BEACH HOUSE (USA) – 7
RECORD REVIEW: BEACH HOUSE (USA) – 7

In a more general sense, we are interested by the human mind’s (and nature’s) tendency to create forces equal and opposite to those present. Thematically, this record often deals with the beauty that arises in dealing with darkness; the...

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BEACH HOUSE SHARE ‘BLACK CAR’ FROM THE STUNNING ‘7’
BEACH HOUSE SHARE ‘BLACK CAR’ FROM THE STUNNING ‘7’

Cosmically and artistically, we’ve always been fascinated by this dual energy field that exists between joy and sorrow. The idea of a simple, happy song is such bullshit to me. Alex Scally, Beach House (Interview with The FADER) Last week...

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LUCY CURATES (AND STARS IN) AN ITALIAN ELECTRONIC MUSIC ODYSSEY
LUCY CURATES (AND STARS IN) AN ITALIAN ELECTRONIC MUSIC ODYSSEY

Stroboscopic Artefacts, the record label founded and co-owned by Berlin based Italian DJ/Producer Luca Mortellaro, aka Lucy recently unveiled the captivating 10 track compilation album, Flowers From The Ashes: Contemporary Italian Electronic Music. It captures 10 very distinct creations...

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PEGGY GOU DROPS NEW TRACK FOR PHONICA WHITE
PEGGY GOU DROPS NEW TRACK FOR PHONICA WHITE

Berlin based Korean DJ/Producer Peggy Gou has released a new single ‘Travelling Without Arriving’ for London record store imprint Phonica s part of their White Series. A track that was developed early at around the same time as her...

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ON SEXUAL DOUBLE STANDARDS AND THE DIGITAL MALAISE; BRAIDS SHARE TWO NEW TRACKS
ON SEXUAL DOUBLE STANDARDS AND THE DIGITAL MALAISE; BRAIDS SHARE TWO NEW TRACKS

Montreal’s cerebral electronic pop trio Braids have just shared the two instructive tracks from their brand new double A sided digital single ‘Collarbones / Burdock & Dandelion’. It marks their return after releasing the impressive 2106 long player Deep...

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LAURA JEAN’S NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO
LAURA JEAN’S NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO

With first single ‘Touchstone’ sitting in our Top 10, Melbourne’s Laura Jean has evoked in new single ‘Girls On The TV’ another swaying piece of nostalgic 80’s style pop from her upcoming album Devotion. It has a defiantly celebratory...

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RECORD REVIEW: HALF WAIF (USA) – LAVENDER
RECORD REVIEW: HALF WAIF (USA) – LAVENDER

Last week Half Waif, the synth pop project that coalesces around the considerable talents of Brooklyn artist Nandi Rose Plunkett, released the introspective yet immediately touching long player Lavender. It contains a dozen deeply self-explorative and richly substantive vignettes...

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