out now: Various – Second Breath (Part 3) [RAW]

 

Artist:
Various

 

Title:
Second Breath (Part 3)

 

Label:
RAW

 

Cat#:
RAWC2.3

 

Release Date:
23rd September 2019

 

Format:
digital

 

Tracklist:
01.
14anger
Rave Scars

02.
Ascion
And Each Scar

03.
Ayarcana
Sharp Objects

04.
Contrefaçon
E171

05.
Fuerr
Borderline

06.
Mehen
Day Glo Dream

07.
Minimum Syndicat
Arizona

08.
REMY-X
Raw Acid Line

09.
Stefano Moretti
Fuck That Shit

10.
Subjected
Acid Midi

 

Info:
after one year the booking agency RAW releases their second compilation called “Second Breath”.

 

Full Track Streaming:

 

Specials:
14anger – “Vast Perception 054”

Subjected – “MNMT 161”

Ascion – “Mugako Podcast 013”

Ayarcana – “knk pwr podcast 012”

 

Related Releases:
“Second Breath (Part 1)” on RAW
“Second Breath (Part 2)” on RAW

 

Recommendations:
Subjected’s album “Mother” on Subjected Systems
“First Blood (Part 1)” on RAW
“First Blood (Part 2)” on RAW
“First Blood (Part 3)” on RAW
“First Blood (Part 4)” on RAW

 

Buy Digital:
RAW @ Bandcamp

 

Websites:
RAW

 

28th September 2019: Purify Records invites Henk Records @ Goethebunker, Essen (Germany)

 

Event:
Purify Records invites Henk Records

 

Date & Time:
28th September 2019 at 11:59pm

 

Line-up & Time Table:
Room 1
23:59-02:30 tangram
02:30-END Stikdorn b2b MK Braun

Room 2
01:00-05:00 Cramp b2b Reshift

 

Location:
Goethebunker, Essen (Germany)

 

Admission fee:
tba

 

Press Info:

Event @ Facebook
Event @ Resident Advisor

 

Mixes:
Stikdorn – “Bleibtreu Podcast”

Tangram – “Goethebunker Podcast #41”

Cramp – “Owt’s Podcast 175”

Reshift – “Owt’s Podcast 181”

MK Braun – “DJ Set – Gewölbe – June 2019”

 

Recommendations:
all stuff on Purify Records

 

Websites:
Purify Records
Henk Records
Goethebunker

 

out soon: Various – VA003 [Matière]

 

Artist:
Various

 

Title:
VA003

 

Label:
Matière

 

Cat#:
MTRVA003

 

Release Date:
15th October 2019

 

Format:
digital

 

Tracklist:
01.
Demian
Tesseract

02.
Television Is God
No Salvation

03.
U.r.trax
Walk of Pain

04.
16H07
Slaye En Darkster

05.
The Aurem
Suffering Inspires Me

06.
Blaxad
Shotgun Law

07.
BXTR
Human Enhancer

 

Press Info:
Demian’s “Tesseract” strikes hard with its poisonous bite, giving off a soaring Ebm-infused energy sculpted in whirling acid lines. A track tinged with a dark sensuality, and set with a hollow vocal (a sample from the goth industrial/ebm project Leæther Strip) rising from beyond the grave that, like a gloomy incantation, brings the damned souls back to life to taste the pleasure of a last filthy rave.

U.r.trax plunges us into a deep and cold universe with “Walk Of Pain”, driven by a commanding and war-like techno pace ; a cinematic trip throughout an oppressive and anxiety-provoking scenery, The perfect track to illustrate Sisyphus’ eternal pain in the bleak depths of the Underworld.

“No Salvation” by Television Is God offers a track loaded with electric energy. This twisted – almost shamanic- aura is boosted by this unexpected vocal ; a sample from work songs recorded during the 50’s by jailed Afro-americans. This vibrating voice echoes from above, carrying something harrowing and adding another layer of intensity to this piece of work.

The track “Human Enhancer”, as the title suggests, draws its inspiration from transhumanism, IA and Cybernetics, which are the narrative threads of BXTR’s productions. Opening on a brief twisted industrial outlook the track then expands into a fast and hypnotic but yet quite somber groove whose powerful magnetism attracts us. The whirling notes of the colourful melody warm up the cold romantism displayed by the rhythmic structure.

With “Slaye En Darkster” 16h07 offers a hybride and corrosive production. The hammering kicks give the track an earth-shaking dynamic and the shiny saturation dazzles us of its mournful frenzy. A very wild melodic track pervaded with trash energy, whose insane burst of epileptic euphoria immediately seizes us.

In “Suffering Inspires Me”, The Aurem blends the dynamism of fast-paced drum arrangements with his taste for very inspired harmonies. A kind of elegiac piece of work that conveys the inner turmoils of the mind. The softness radiating from the pads shrouds the industrial violence of the drums with spleen, and the intoxicating melody plunges us into deep dreamy and poetic atmosphere.

“Shotgun Law” by Blaxad begins on a quite enigmatic introduction. Opening on striking rythmic arrangements driven by a rough kick, it tends to convey a cold and mysterious atmosphere, all the more accentuated by a metalic-taste infused and twisted vocal. However the composition evolves to another tone with the synth throwing this celestial bright melody, which sounds both fragile and powerful, and shrouds the tribal energy of the drums with majesty. As a result it is a very moving and thrilling composition permeated with contrasts, between light and dark, that will surely makes you thrill.

 

Listen:
soon all tracks in full length

 

Full Track Streaming:
BXTR – “Human Enhancer”

more soon

 

Specials:
Blaxad – “#PayeTonSet – S01E02”

U.r.trax – “The Techno’s Children [PDCST112]”

16H07 – “Substantiv Podcast 083”

The Aurem – “31/06/2018 XXXXXX”

BXTR – “Ismcast Presents …”

 

Recommendations:
Blaxad’s self-released EP “For Letters”
Blaxad’s self-released EP “The Acts Of A Play”
Blaxad’s self-released EP “Tomorrow’s Choice”

 

Buy Digital:
soon

 

Websites:
Matière

 

27th September 2019: Modern Musement w/ Blue Hour @ Artheater, Cologne (Germany)

 

Event:
Modern Musement w/ Blue Hour

 

Date & Time:
27th September 2019 at 11:00pm

 

Line-up:
Blue Hour
Edwin live
Stikdorn b2b MK Braun
Christian Zah b2b Gutkind

 

Location:
Artheater, Cologne (Germany)

 

Admission fee:
10 EUR

 

Press Info:
Well balanced Techno night between direct, straight grooves and atmospheric, 90s inspired moments.

Event @ Facebook
Event @ Resident Advisor

 

Trailer:

 

Mixes:
Blue Hour – “XLR8R Podcast 603”

Stikdorn – “:REPRISE: Podcast #36”

MK Braun – “DJ Set – Gewölbe – June 2019”

Christian Zah – “@ Griessmuehle, Berlin 28.08.2019”

Gutkind – “Schimmer Podcast #006”

 

Tracks:
Blue Hour – “Introspective III (Operator Remix)”

Blue Hour – “Faithful Eventide”

 

Recommendations:
all stuff on Blue Hour’s own imprint

 

Websites:
Modern Musement
Artheater