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: Earthman – Radiant Bio Energy Field

The process of 'orogenesis' is a reconfiguration of tectonic plates via magnetic manipulation. As our various home worlds are mined of their mineral blood, turned husk and dust by over-extraction and categorise...

Premiere: Mazewski – Bohemian Groove

The last few years have seemed to bring a proliferation in new sounds coming out of Poland. Yet, this acceleration owes less to serendipity than it does to the blood, sweat, and techno of labels like Brutaż, wh...

If-Only Podcast #46: Exael

Exael belongs to a global community setting new standards of what to expect from an ambient record in terms of ingenuity. With so much lukewarm and forgettable ambient music doing the rounds these days, release...

Sneaker’s bargain bin discoveries (J-R)

Starting with letters A through I, Dresden-based edit don and oddity connoisseur Sneaker DJ recently began to work through some of his favourite bargain bin discoveries in alphabetical order. Highlighting some ...

Premiere: Carlo Maria – Fast Backwards

Carlo Maria follows in the footsteps of his compatriot Lory D, crafting a brand of Italian sci-fi techno he can call his own. Back on Brutaz after a debut for the Polish label close to three years ago, the Mila...

If-Only Podcast #42: Mr Assister

Dialling the tempo in either direction, the enduring quality of Mr Assister's output has been a keen fascination with rhythm and percussion. There are ties to James Blake and the 1-800 Dinosaur imprint, notably...

Premiere: Flora FM – Dematerialize

Quick off the mark for 2019, Flora FM (real name Taylor Hawkins) sets the pace with Mycelination – a new 4-track EP and latest offering from the newborn TerraFirm label. Drawing inspiration from the rich techn...

Premiere: Bigeneric – Deltoid

Fragrant IDM from the same clutch as the Irresistible Force, B12, Lifestyles of the Laptop Cafe, and other Artificial Intelligence; the seventh release from Mélodies Souterraines wanders through a buoyant haze ...

If-Only Podcast #34: GiGi FM

Dancer, radio host, trap enthusiast, techno futurist, DAW enchanter; GiGi FM is many things, but the persona this Netil Radio resident and GEM (Gestural Electronic Music Collective) founder has cultivated is si...