Vintage synth samples, Krautelectro, chain mail techno and much more…
Starting off with a bit of a curveball, everybody’s favourite synth wizard Legowelt just made his latest sample pack available to download. We’ve seen the Hague-based producer plunder vintage synthesisers like the Yamaha DX and Roland DJ-800, but today it’s the EMU Vintage Pro that gets some attention. What a guy… Find out more and download here.
Italo revivalist and all-round oddity connoisseur Hysteric releases loads of dope edits via his Mothball Record imprint and labels like Public Possession, but if you’ve been following this feature for any length of time you will know that he’s quite partial to a free download. He recently set up a Bandcamp page to host some of his most sought-after cut n’ paste jobs, including a few “that were too spicy for the Soundcloud copyright bots.” Check ’em out here.
Natural Sciences have been in a rich vein of form, releasing militant techno and new age-leaning house cuts from the likes of Stratton and E Davd. As a window into its extended universe, the Future Works compilations are a great introduction to the mutant Manchester label.
“For the third instalment of our Future Works series, we introduce a new wave of internet anti-heroes into the fold.
Ten tracks of cut up cyber jams, electro beat downs, chain mail techno and drone classical storms – all mastered and up for free download as a thank you to all support over 2017 – NS (x)”
Krautelectro mannequins Fred und Luna vacate the display window of that fashion boutique in Karlsruhe, Germany, to serve up their latest freebie, pairing skipping synth oscillations with loping rhythms and an earworm hook.