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sturqen July 20, 2012

Sturqen – Toxinas

Our favourite Portuguese abstract technoid noise duo Sturqen offer up a brand new slab of brutalist electronic filth for public consumption: Toxinas. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.

July 20, 2012

Alphaxone – Synthetic Vision on Kalpamantra

Presenting 8 tracks of slow grind, anti-beat drone, ‘Synthetic Vision’ by Alphaxone is pretty damn good.

July 18, 2012

Acre Recordings freely share retrospective compilation.

Scotland’s Acre Recordings have released a summer comp bringing together some choice cuts from their respectable and rich in sound palette label thus far.

July 17, 2012

DVNT – June 12 Mix

DVNT, the man behind Darkfloor and Mantis Radio serves up over an hour of bass rich electronics for the mind and floor.

July 16, 2012

Surgeon – Humanity Test

The one they call Surgeon doesn’t do studio mixes very often so when they come along they should be cherised; or rinsed out of the nearest hifi you can find

July 13, 2012

An interview with Dopplereffekt’s Kim Karli

The excellent Drexciya Research project just published an interview with Kim Karli, who was part of Dopplereffekt from ’94 to ’97.

July 12, 2012

Watch five Jungle documentaries from the 90s

A long long time ago in a galaxy far far away the BBC amongst others made documentaries about Jungle music. Now only a few ancient relics exist about this behemoth of the British underground music scene.

July 12, 2012

rookas – hidden faces

Taking things into a deeper technoid headspace is where this ‘hidden faces‘ mix from Rookas ventures.

July 11, 2012

Blackmass Plastics – Compulsory Trepanation

A new mix from Blackmass Plastics is always going to turn a few heads, and this, his latest, is no different.

July 11, 2012

EDMX – Cerberus on Power Vacuum

We review EDMX’s Cerebus release for Power Vacuum.

July 04, 2012

LDN tonight – Darkfloor Live presents Flint Kids + Second Line

This Friday July 6th we are very pleased to present our continuing series of intimate and loud sound at Darkfloor Live. Featuring Flint Kids (live) and Second Line

July 03, 2012

Jari Pitkänen – Sirin / Enough Records

a two track work of sublime and richly calm dark ambience from Finnish producer Jari Pitkänen

July 02, 2012

Surgeon remix’s of Coil

Download Surgeon’s remix of Teenage Lightning by COIL – an influential and personal group to the British techno stalwart.

July 02, 2012

Subkoks – post dubstep industrial 2012

One hundred and fourteen minutes of dark, intense, heavy electronics for the head and dance-pit from Subkoks.

June 26, 2012

vacated – Boogie Times

From the studio of a producer who you’ll be hearing a lot more of in the not too distant future: vacated; comes this hard headspace hue of sound.

June 21, 2012

Advanced Human – Boiler EP (ft. Inigo Kennedy) on Starkstrom Schallplatten Germany

Reviewed, Advanced Human’s ‘Boiler EP’ for Starkstrom Schallplatten feat. Inigo Kennedy, Raiz, and Forward Strategy Group.

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Wilki – Still Waters Run Deep

Wilki’s mix ‘Still Waters Run Deep’ is beautifully programmed with a deep flow to proceedings… one them “journey”‘ things you hear people go glossy eyed over…

June 20, 2012

Jon E Alpha – Shuttered Light

Hardware infested heavy electro stomp jammers Western Panorama Recordings let loose. It’s a three track EP from label boss Jon E Alpha.

June 20, 2012

Exposia – Exposia EP

Rob Dunstone reviews the bass music filled, self titled EP from Exposia.

June 18, 2012

Galaxian, live at Acroplane Belfast

Scottish electro producer Galaxian, recorded live at Acroplane Belfast

June 17, 2012

Laurel Halo – Quarantine on Hyperdub

Our boy Ravelston (Rob Dunstone) reviews the world of Laurel Halo’s ‘Quarantine’ on Hyperdub.

June 15, 2012

Kryptic Minds – Askum on Tectonic

We review Kryptic Minds heavyweight two tracker for Pinch’s Tectonic Recordings – Askum / When Two Paths Cross

June 15, 2012

ipassenger – MD + Nord

Now this is rather dope: ipassenger with a beautiful IDM breaksteppy track for download.

June 15, 2012

Black Smith Craft – Manifest 001

Here’s 90 minutes of France’s Black Smith Craft, launching the Manifest mix series

June 14, 2012

Doryk – The Pilgrims Never Use Drugs

Audioexit’s label head Doryk drops a fantastic selection on his mix ‘The Pilgrims Never Use Drugs’

June 14, 2012

Watch the 1996 documentary – Universal Techno

Watch the 1996 documentary Universal Techno, ft. Blake Baxter, Derrick May, Juan Atkins, Ken Ishii, Kevin Saunderson, Underground Resistance, Tresor…

June 12, 2012

Monolog – Live Cuts EP on Acre Recordings

In a musical climate where genres and boundaries are constantly being blurred Monolog bring something new to the table for Acre Recordings.

June 11, 2012

Björk – Biophilia (Death Grips remixes)

The Icelandic queen of strange pop; the untouchable Björk Guðmundsdóttir – gets the remix treatment from Noise Rap’s hot new thing – Death Grips.

June 09, 2012

Darkfloor in Session 014 + Pleq

An exclusive hour of shimmering beatless drone and modern classical bliss from Poland’s Pleq for our In Session mix series.

May 31, 2012

Friday June 1st: the Darkfloor Live event series begins in London with special guests: Voidloss and Coefficient

Following our fantastic live event in February celebrating 100 shows of Mantis Radio we return to London Bridge venue The Miller to begin a series of monthly sessions: Darkfloor Live.

May 29, 2012

Unseen Selectors – Traversable Wormhole

The Unseen Selectors drop a mix focusing exclusively on Adam X’s Traversable Wormhole alias.

May 27, 2012

Axiom 23 – Hidden Agenda EP

we review Axiom 23’s machine electro 101 EP ‘Hidden Agenda’, released on netlabel Radio of the Pickled Gizmo

May 24, 2012

Duskky – Wokka Wokka EP / Wonkay

Multi bpm dubfunk bass merchant Duskky has just dropped a new three track EP on open minded electronics pushing label Wonkay. Short story. It’s good.

May 23, 2012

Northumbria’s ‘Black Sea of Trees’

Canadian ambient drone metal – this is the sound of the ‘Black Sea of Trees’ by Northumbria

May 23, 2012

Darkfloor in Session 013 + Ursa

Ursa records for our Darkfloor In Session – ft. Paradox, Equinox, Various Production, Eleven Tigers, Machinedrum, Goldie, Modeselektor, Paul Blackford…

May 21, 2012

Drugstore – Gaia EP / Cicuta Netlabel

Six tracks of blistering dancefloor bound techno form Drugstore’s EP ‘Gaia’ for Cicuta Netlabel. Laica reviews.