Tag : Weekly Chart

Weekly Chart – Editor’s Bank Holiday Picks

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Secret Squirrels – #9 Having rapidly reached the final single digit edition of the series, the crew behind Secret Squirrel have released yet another hit. Sticking to their usual format of two tracks on the issue over two sides, punchy reinvented disco edits is once again the order of the … Read More

Weekly Chart – John’s Picks

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Future Islands – Seasons (Waiting On You) (BADBADNOTGOOD Reintepretation) This track from synth pop trio Future Islands gets stripped back to just lead singer Samuel T. Herring’s cinematically  soulful voice, with Toronto trio BADBADNOTGOOD making it their own using their Post-bop, instrumental hip hop sound to slow this down and … Read More

Weekly Chart – Ben’s Picks

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Africaine 808 – Basar (Golf Channel Recordings) The German duo Africaine 808 – made up of Dirk Leyers and DJ Nomad – have been steadily releasing EP’s over the last few years. This month sees the duo releasing their first full length album which continues their usual dynamic approach of … Read More

Weekly Chart – LGBTQ* Picks

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This time last year we were praising the music scene for harking back to its ‘queer’ roots because of a revamp of disco and all things funky. Nowadays, LGBTQ* musicians are ruling the charts as we gradually begin to accept the sexual diversity of our species. Music has long been … Read More

Weekly Chart – Deep Fever Picks

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After a long and arduous month of exams, essays and unhealthy spells in one of the University’s 24 hour facilities, Deep Fever’s final soiree last Friday served as a fantastic opportunity to end the month on a high in what will surely be remembered as one of the best parties … 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

Weekly Chart – Oliver’s Picks

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Shmlss Special Edition Vol. 3 Shmlss’ last release will be familiar to anyone who saw Gerd Janson last year, with their ‘Disco Sensation’ record popping up in a number of his sets. A-side ‘This Night’ is a throbbing, half-disco, half-industrial acid track from space. A unique edit which would find itself … Read More

Weekly Chart – Oliver’s Picks

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Candi Staton – Do Your Duty / Evidence – Pepe Bradock Remixes (Honest Jon’s) When you put disco’s biggest voice together with house’s most revered producer, you get something sensational. No wonder it’s been re-pressed. Side A has a nosebleeding build up that vehemently refuses to drop, while side B … Read More

Weekly Chart – Online Editor’s Picks

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Following a Halloween weekend in Berlin, it is no surprise that every sound that I now hear is associated with techno – sticking my head out the window of a moving car was the inexorable percussion or the simple chink of a teaspoon against the side of a mug could … Read More

Weekly Chart – フローラさん’s Picks

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Takuya Matsumoto – Vanishing in the Sand Described as ‘the elusive Japanese groove king’, Takuya Matsumoto’s releases are few and far between, but absolutely worth the wait. Matsumoto had a new EP, ‘Assembly’ released on October 9th on which this is the concluding track. This tune steadily builds layer upon layer, … Read More