The Former TTC producer who recently soundtracked the critically acclaimed film Girlhood, Para One has teamed up with The South African Youth Choir on a new single for Ed Banger Records that recalls some of the best music the label released in the past. ‘Elevation’ exists to give joy over its duration and the choir… Read more »

Posted on July 13th, 2015

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Lakerama is a new project from two musicians with form. On the production end, you have Limerick’s Graeme S, who has made some beats for the first EP for what has now become the best rap group in Ireland, Rusangano Family. In front of the mic, is Senita Appiakarong, South African-born singer based in Cork… Read more »

Posted on July 13th, 2015

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Since we last heard from Terriers, Peter Ward and Ronan Downing, the pair were moving their music from downbeat electronic tracks into more full-bodied techno music, buoyed by three months spent at Levon Vincent’s Berlin studio in a situation that ended up with the boys living there rent free and learning in an apprentice-style bootcamp… Read more »

Posted on June 24th, 2015

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Following on from their Splendour & Squalor EP earlier this year, the two Berlin-based Sligo lads Brame And Hamo dropped a fine 12″ on Heist Recordings recently. The Parish Rumours EP is co-written by the pair and features three tracks – the title, a sturdy house shaker; ‘Ghetto For You’, a funk soul and horns-percussive… Read more »

Posted on June 24th, 2015

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Roman Flügel is one of four artists to tackle remixing tracks from Fort Romeau’s recent Insides album. The Frankfurt Versions features reworks by DJs and producers known for playing at places like Robert Johnson in Frankfurt including Tuff City Kids, Orson Wells and Massimiliano Pagliara. Flügel has remixed the title track from the record. It’s… Read more »

Posted on June 11th, 2015

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Morgan Geist (Metro Area) and Jessy Lanza (Hyperdub and Caribou collaborator on Our Love) have collaborated on The Galleria, inspired by New Jersey shopping malls, New York radio stations, “bombastic freestyle, club dubs, razor-edits and bubblegum-pop R&B”. The project manifests itself in a fine four track EP of electronic synth pop with an ’80s feel, two… Read more »

Posted on June 10th, 2015

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Dan Snaith just posted an edit he’s been playing in his Daphni sets of two tracks – Usha Uthup ‘Main Gul Badan’ and Alex Israel ‘Colugo’. Snaithi is back in Ireland as Caribou on Saturday at Longitude. Please support the original tracks / artists. Here they are:

Posted on June 10th, 2015

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Barcelona electronic band Delorean are back with some new music, their first since 2013’s Apar. ‘Crystal’ is a house and disco-tinged slice of Balearia just in time for summah. Backing vocals are by Hanin Zueiter. It’s a track released on their own label Phlex on June 23rd digitally and an album is coming next year.  

Posted on June 9th, 2015

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The new Disclosure tune ‘Holding On’ is grand in the way that it’s nothing new or exciting but does the job. Now, here’s something exciting though. A disco remix by Gus Pirelli that’s going to get a 7″ vinyl release (come to me) too. https://soundcloud.com/gus-pirelli/disclosure-holding-on-ft-gregory-porter-gus-pirelli-vip-7-disco-mix

Posted on June 5th, 2015

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