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...

Video Premiere: Lårry – Systems_hyperthread

Unseen forces spawning a temporal glitch, pushing computer-rendered hallucinations and VHS reveries into a warped fifth dimension. As the rift in space-time deepens, so the intensity of our journey grows, the s...

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...