Premiere: Sleep D – Hydralite

SHOUTS is a gargantuan 36-track compilation from Peckham’s prized imprint. Its arrival induces a moment of reflection, an invitation take a step back and soak in the dynamism and willingness to evolve displayed...

If-Only Podcast #66: Jon K

Anyone that has frequented Mancunian dancefloors over the past decade will know the name Jon K. In fact, his story goes back even further – Jon brought the likes of Moodymann to Manchester for the Eyes Down nig...

Premiere: 2Lanes – Playmobile

Anyone properly acquainted with Drexciyan myth-making will find the vinyl debut from 2Lanes oddly familiar. Making his full introduction on New York label Ceramic Records, Giving & Receiving brings a B1 cut...

Premiere: Hodge + Nico – Akita

Musical collaborations are often divisive; sometimes they're met with the rabid enthusiasm only fans are capable of, and other times, with not a bang, but a whimper, they fade into relative obscurity. This, how...

If-Only Podcast #60: Shlagga

Shlagga is key proponent of his local scene. Something of a figurehead for Marseille's alternative sound, the Metaphore Collectif co-founder is a champion of the unfettered and unbridled. His background in punk...

Video Premiere: Kleft – Keratin

Gloaming rough dark from Glasgow – we got a message from the Domestic Exile lads recently saying that Vickie McDonald, AKA Kleft, has a new music vid coming oot, and yes, it does it fizz. Kleft’s H+ Sexualis h...

If-Only Podcast #59: Mother

Mark 'Mother' Maxwell's eclectic explorations are testament to his background as protégé to the late, undeniably great John Peel. Cutting his teeth as assistant for Peel's seminal Radio One show, he spent the e...