Bluetech – FWD136

A name that brings back Nag Champa flavoured memories of days spent between flourescent depictions of mushrooms and eleves: Bluetech. The North American artist had quite a unique sound already 15 years ago, when his mellow Downtempo Psychedelia were released on quality imprints like Aleph Zero or Interchill. Pleasure to hear that he didn’t lose…

Wanderwelle – MNMT 182

Dutch duo Wanderwelle is responsible for some rather exciting music at the moment, both in the fields of Ambient and Dub Techno. Their recent DJ mix for Monument takes us on a smooth ride through electronic genres and tempi.   

Yagya – Auditory 05

Fact described Yagya as “one of Techno’s best-kept secrets” some years ago. Here the Icelandic producer takes us on a melodic journey from beatless Ambient to Downbeat to Dub Techno and back. 

Extrawelt – Clash Music Podcast 2015

It’s getting increasingly hard to get me excited about four-to-the-floor Electronic Dance Music. However, the Extrawelt guys never fail to do so. Arne, one half of the German duo formerly known as Spirallianz and Midimiliz, delivers a deeply hallucinogenic DJ mix that takes some pleasantly unexpected turns.

Dolph – Schatzkiste #36

Dolph is one of the great artists I discovered through my work with Acker Records / 3000°. This amazing freestyle mix is a true Schatzkiste, a treasure chest, full of musical gems. The Berlin based artist starts with almost half an hour of pure dopeness before he drops the first 4/4 kickdrum. The musical journey…

Progress Inn – Feelin Frisky Mix

It sounds like a smooth blend of Progressive House and Dub Techno. In other words, it sounds like Progressive Trance from the Golden Age of that genre, multiplied with the production quality of today. It sounds like the kind of music I want to hear on a warm and sunny open air dance floor. Progress…

Sebastian Mullaert @ Elements Fokouka, Japan

When it comes to deep, hypnotic Techno music for modern trance dance rituals – this is it. Last weekend I had the pleasure to experience a DJ set of Sebastian Mullaert, and I can’t find enough superlatives to describe the magnificence of this experience. Intelligent, jazzy, psychedelic in the most sublime sense of this word……