Go-Qualia – Puella Magi

Label: Virgin Babylon Records Purchase: CD from Virgin Babylon (2000Yen) For a while now I have noticed a lot of interaction between the netlabel Bunkai-Kei (run by Go-qualia) and Virgin Babylon Records run by World’s End Girlfriend. This is pretty much destined to happen, with the brilliant japanese electronica of Go-qualia and the frenetic and … Continue reading

Shigeto – New Light

Label: Ghostly International Purchase: Via Ghostly Drip.fm Service A wonderful new detour by percussionist/instrumental hip hop artist Shigeto – New Light is a collection of b-sides taken from the [ast three years. The short EP is full of¬† minimal ambient and abstract sounds with the occasional deep bass rumble. A lovely release all round, including … Continue reading

KRTS – Hold On

Label: Project Mooncircle Digital / Physical: Bandcamp¬†/ HHV On the artwork of KRTS first official release are a number of hands picking at his hair, I personally would like to go a little further and pick this guys brain for his tunes are deliciously constructed and executed in this fine EP released on Project Mooncircle. … Continue reading

Poco Tiger – Pear Tree

The self titled track introduces Poco Tiger with dreamy synthesizers and vocals, lazily delivered but suiting the sound before melding into second track Blatchington Road. One genre that the duo don’t throw down on their bandcamp page is ‘pop’ and I feel a distinct amount of pop in the slightly off kilter tunes on this … Continue reading

Untight – Live at Theaterkapelle

Untight is a group of three guys playing a number of instruments – some recognisable and some not so. This live set of two extensive tracks (at 28 minutes and 34 minutes, respectively) weave throughout a number of styles including ambient, psychedlica, punk, noise and quite possibly a few in between. “Set Two” is driven … Continue reading

Shlohmo – Shlo-Fi

Just a quick post today, I have some really good releases for you coming up on some quality netlabels. For now though, this is an EP by Shlohmo, a beat maker with a very nice ear for atmosphere. I find this release extremely interesting and emotive, with lots of flare and skills sound wise. Enjoy.

Mux Mool – Skulltaste

Buy at Ghostly Slowly and gradually I have been devouring Ghostly International releases for the last six months or so, and it has been a delight to devour all the incredible sounds their artists are experimenting in right now. Mux Mool’s debut full length on the Ghostly imprint is a melting pot of beats, electro … Continue reading

Manni Dee – Fluxus

Download For Free @ Bedroom Research Found a couple of new netlabel’s last night and decided to check out some of the releases. This EP comes from the Bedroom research netlabel who has quite a nice number of releases under their belt. Fluxus melds a number of different style’s into 6 tracks ranging from jazzy … Continue reading

Shigeto – What We Held On To

More Shigeto Shigeto is the name you’re gonna have to remember come November this year. His beats follow in the footsteps of fellow cosmic artists like FlyLo and Afta-1 but with his own distinct feel. His last EP Semi-Circle is an exploration of rolling synths and hand clap beats among other things – and he … Continue reading

TOKiMONSTA – Cosmic Intoxication

Massive apologies for not posting too much recently, it’s been quite a busy time in the life of this blog owner. Here is an EP by brainfeeder local TOKiMONSTA, it has everything you’d expect – cosmic beats, sprawling colourful synth lines, hiss and pop, glitch and everything in between. If you’ve been digging FlyLo lately … Continue reading