Tag : December 2015

Review – SubDub Weekender

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Most community centres around me host cake sales and raffles which are thoroughly enjoyable, but hidden away in Leeds is the West Indian Centre and alongside what I’m sure is a couple of great cake sales, they also throw the renowned SubDub, and this time it was back for a weekender. Returned … Read More

Review – Deep Fever Winter Wonderland w/ Henry Wu

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Jazz, far from being the the inaccessible music of intellectuals or a relic to be found in your dad’s record collection, is absolutely central to electronic music. It is the point of origin in its grand narrative, which has, over 100 years, taken the genre’s sounds and structures, and moulded … Read More

Weekly Chart – Flora’s Festive Picks

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Aphex Twin – XMas_Evet1 N A very different take on a Christmas tune, the admirable Aphex Twin released this track on his flawless album Syro last year. Layer upon layer of sounds and rhythms compile with a groaning bassline, echoing that of overfed Christmas revellers. This particular mix is slightly … Read More

Feature – Gottwood Festival 2016

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In a small crest of North Wales’ coastal extremities lies a festival, whose annual popularity frequently belies its size. A place where people from all corners and demographics of the UK – students, promoters, DJs, label bosses, young and old – all venture to in mid-June to wave goodbye to their … Read More

Feature – Matthias Tanzmann

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In anticipation of the 15 Years of Moon Harbour event, celebrating the life of the label, at Warehouse (unfortunately now cancelled), The Gryphon had a brief chat with label boss and world-class selector, Matthias Tanzmann, to see what he is up to… Growing up in Leipzig through the 90s, Matthias Tanzmann … Read More