Designing for the First Impression: Part 8

In direct opposition to Peter Saville, who famously claimed record sleeve design is a “dead art,” Designing for the First Impression celebrates some of our favourite designers plying th...

Fortnightly Freebies #113

Mutant kizomba, Italo edits, Rihanna-sampling breaks and plenty more... slikback - / Hakuna Kulala mainstay Slikback serves icy trap motifs with an East African twist for this three-pronged offering.  ...

Tête-à-Tête: Gooooose & DJ Scotch Egg

Bringing Gooooose and DJ Scotch Egg together was a stroke of genius. On paper, they belong to disparate scenes – the former, a long-standing member of China's experimental rock scene turned intrepid explorer of...

Fortnightly Freebies #112

Ambient abstractions, Japanese new wave, a Micky Finn edit and plenty more... Kumi - Chan (River Yarra's Make It 2wice The Length Edit) River Yarra elongates Yasuaki Shimizu's Japanese new wave with a swelter...

Fortnightly Freebies #111

Post-trance pointillism, jazz-tinged breaks, a new beat reconstruction and plenty more... PLIB007 - SAINT ABDULLAH - B8. PROBLEM + EDITS 'Problems', the B8 cut from Saint Abdullah's recent Psychic Liberation ...

Fortnightly Freebies #110

Ominous electronics, R&B-sampling donk, a Patrick Cowley edit and plenty more... Omradn - LEDESQZ PRGDESSENFKTAJDTIOCN The German experimentalists at Schnell Records serve up a free download of ominous po...