Balkans contemporary culture guide

September 21, 2020
by Jack Hunter

DJ Bazootka – Leather Coated Bitch

Leather Coated Bitch is the latest offering from the Balkans blitzkrieg brutalist DJ Bazootka – an inferno of collective entities; cross-weaving the stylizations of ghettotek, Detroit, Dutch punk techno and smoked out brain-danced inflections.

September 20, 2020
by Philipp Smaller

SÆDEM – Portae Inferni

How much bang would you like? Yes. Since the beginning of quarantine artists have been releasing more music then before to at least try to stay afloat and continue with their love. And it feels like more than ever before … Continue reading

September 16, 2020
by Philipp Smaller

CĂ©ili Collective – Speed Bumps VA Review

Different Views, More To Choose It is not a new normal. Everything is a new NOW. CĂ©ili Collective was recommended to me in my Bandcamp feed and the description “Various artist focused label driving out of London” caught my attention … Continue reading

Into the World Of The Infamous Player: Interview with Jon Nuccle

Jon Nuccle is one of the pioneers of the underground techno scene, coming from the early 90s with roots from Leeds in the UK. As a resident of the groundbreaking Microdot club, the first club to play techno exclusively in the UK him alongside Mike Humphrey kick-started the label Player (then becoming Infamous Player) and later on Red Seal Records.

Read about his very starts in techno and producing, stories connected with the name change of the label and a glimpse of the music industry while at it, opinions about the scene today, what’s wrong and what’s right. Also more about Krimewave, his hip-hop project and tunes that he plays and likes lately.
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September 2, 2020

Club of Gore:
Club of Gore â„–1

If blood was sweat, then death is dance. Sonically marrying brittle landscapes and unknown terror, two producers from the Brutalist location of Skopje bring an offering of four tracks, divulging in themes of industrial trajectories and introspective sonic mass. Weighted … Continue reading