Premiere: HAJJ – Tru Man Cry

From the label that gave us the curiously-titled compilations Dragged​-​Shed Impressions and Pimps Improvisations comes a new offering. That's right, Lowlife Cartel have remerged from the proverbial wilderness...

Premier: Loto Retina – Loco

It's been 3 years since Tony Marie, AKA Loto Retina, graced Orange Milk Records with Fiction's  crystalline avant-garde. The French producer furnished his 11-track album with ambient soundscapes and warped chor...

Premiere: Fareed – Ruins

“Bass utopia” murmurs the scatty voiceover on 'Process RPZ', one of the tracks from Fareed's latest EP. It's out soon on the Warzou-helmed Big Science Records, a label that had previously only released on tape ...

If-Only Podcast #51: Stevie Whisper

The result of refined taste and hard graft, Stephan Unkovic, AKA Stevie Whisper, has established himself as a key proponent of the Serbian scene. He's both member of the Mystic Stylez collective and the mind be...

Premiere: SFV Acid – Oops

Ekster, the Belgian label responsible for those beautiful EXO comps, are sparing with their output – last year their only release was an EP by the unfamiliar Milan W. This is fairly typical; the names are niche...

Premiere: Local Group – Rampage

Getting a first taste of the intimate festival last year, in true Field Maneuvers fashion I found myself sitting around a fire in the very early hours, chatting to a guy who happened to be playing in the Laser ...

Premiere: WCC – Ana

Following its inaugural release, You and Me in Outer Space Togethether by Lo-Will, Colonge label RDK Island returns with five ethereal, offbeat cuts of spacious and mercurial ambient jungle built on the amen br...

If-Only Podcast #27: JM Moser

His Brown Rice show on Berlin Community Radio held in high regard, JM Moser has carved out a space as one of Berlin's more adventurous DJs. Handed the opportunity to curate the show, one of BCR's first, the Ger...