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Seth Troxler Boogybytes Vol. 05

Seth Troxler's recent surge in popularity may have more to do with his gift for delivering the perfect sound bite than delivering consistently strong tracks, but one thing's for certain—the young Berlin-based expat knows how to craft a mix.… Read more »

Ellen Allien Watergate 05

Ellen Allien and Berlin clubbing institution Watergate have had a long relationship, so it's disappointing that her entry in their mix series is such a dud.… Read more »

Nick Chacona Love in the Middle

Variety can either be an enhancement or disaster on full-length album projects. In Nick Chacona’s case, cohesion steers his debut album, Love In The Middle, toward brilliance.… Read more »

Danton Eeprom Yes Is More

Working in the oft-arid realms of minimal techno and microhouse, French producer Danton Eeprom imbues them with a sly sensuality that coaxes maximum wigglyness from a sparse sound palette.… Read more »

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Anthony "Shake" Shakir Frictionalism 1994-2009

Real Detroit techno heads have long been repping Anthony "Shake" Shakir's work, but only a few outside of that small scene have given him his proper due, if only because his profile's rise has been restrained by health issues and limited-run releases… Read more »

Kasper Bjørke Standing on Top of Utopia

The sophomore solo LP from Danish producer Kasper Bjørke, Standing on Top of Utopia, is a collection of solid, if unremarkable, songs on the hfn label.… Read more »

Bomb the Bass Back to Light

Plenty of people have mentioned the supposed tropical influence on the new Bomb the Bass album.… Read more »

The M&M Mixes John Morales

A Bronx-based mixing pioneer, John Morales certainly worked with some disco luminaries, and it is these tracks on best-of collection The M&M Mixes that still hit with force.… Read more »

Thomas Hammann and Gerd Janson Live at Robert Johnson Vol. 4

Frankfurt clubbing institution Robert Johnson keeps it close to home on the fourth installment of their ongoing mix series.… Read more »

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Pantha Du Prince Black Noise

The third full-length from Hendrick Weber maintains the high quality of previous efforts while pushing certain elements of his shoegaze-y, minimal-inspired techno sound further. Noah Lennox (a.k.a.… Read more »

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