If-Only Podcast #36: Textasy

Textasy cherrypicks elements from the hardcore continuum for his own diabolical creations. Hardcore, electro, acid or jungle, it appears nothing's safe from being channelled into releases on labels like Craigie...

Premiere: The Cyclist – Boards Of Chicago

A chameleon in his output, The Cyclist experiments with elements not typically heard in dance floor-ready production for an impending 12" on Tropical Animals. Only the second release on the nascent label to dat...

Premiere: Vincent Floyd – Sundraria

If you try to write a definitive list of who’s who in Chicago house and Vincent Floyd isn’t on there, it’s probably best you put the pen down and walk away. For a career spanning nearly three decades, The Dance...

Premiere: D38 Authority – Odissey

Cloak-and-dagger manoeuvres from the southern reaches of Italy, Cosmic Rhythm's latest outing surfaces from a classified source. A slew of releases rooted in the sounds of sci-fi-indebted house testify to a com...

If-Only Podcast #32: Koehler

Not to be confused with the Director of the German Institute on Radicalization and De-Radicalization Studies who shares his name, Berlin-based producer Daniel Koehler eschews the confines of genre which too oft...

Premiere: Art Crime – Seoul

Alongside the searing electro, punishing techno and mutant acid consistent with post-Soviet experimentation, Private Persons also deal in records wrought with emotion. Joining the sun-bleached lo-fi of Gazatech...

Premiere: Mituo Shiomi – Now I Know

Italian imprint Alley Version roll out their inaugural release in style with the Demons & Tapes EP, a memorably split 12" consisting of high-octane, percussion heavy bangers, courtesy of Mituo Shiomi and Dr...

Other Lands – Pattern Transform

Firecracker Recordings mainstay Gavin Sutherland has long been an ambassador for some of the most inventive electronic music Edinburgh has to offer. Releasing on labels like Rush Hour and Prime Numbers, product...

Premiere: John Heckle – Changes

No two John Heckle records sound the same, but they're all unmistakably his. Some ooze with offbeat eccentricity and others thrash wildly with raw, unbridled energy, appearing on labels like Lunar Disko, Tabern...

Waterpark – Data Orb / Nessie’s Revenge

Canadian maestro Dylan Khotin-Foote – known to discerning electronic music fans as simply Khotin – has decided to put out another 12" under his Waterpark guise before the year’s end, and this was news that got ...