News & Words
this week the 666 talks to Inigo Kennedy about his favourite IDM albums, secret DJ weapons and six influential record labels.
A mammoth 26+ tracks in 15minutes for FSOL board’s Terminal Radio meta mix series.
reviewed – the first collaborative release from MrUnderwood on his own React imprint. A descent into experimental doom electronics.
we go back to 2009 to check out the spaced out Detroit synth vibes of Akin Khan’s Meridian album on Soleil Records.
Laica’s 10 fave releases for March 2013. ft. Phillipe Petit, The Revenant Sea, Imaginary Forces, Basic House, Mick Finesse, Prostitutes. Black Classical…
Recorded at Concrete, Paris – this is L.I.E.S. Records boss Ron Morelli laying down over 3.5 hours of lucid techno.
DVNT’s 10 track pick for March 2013. ft. Savagen, Violetshaped, Stigmata, Dexterous Numerics, Amit, Black Asteroid (Alva Noto), Voidloss, Si Begg (Patscan), Radical G, Girl Band (Blawan)
watch the video for King Midas Sound’s track ‘Aroo’ forthcoming on Ninja Tune.
Dead Sound vs Videohead recorded at Darkfloor Live 005, London, March 9th 2013.
The incredible live performer Beardyman announces his new custom built real time audio engine – Beardytron_5000 mkII.
Ali Berger gets into the work of electro trio The 15 Dead Minutes and their debut EP release: ‘Scheming Things’ on Trensmat
This week in the 666: Stormfield – his six favourite dark electronics albums, influential tracks, and favourite places for sound.
the Butterz crew member Royal-T educates with this ‘Eski’ themed mix first broadcast on Rinse FM 31/03/2013
It’s a welcome return for the Spanish techno collective Drugstore to 0ur Mantis Radio broadcast. We’ve music from House of Black Lanterns, Ohmwerk, Phat Chex, Makaton, Tempa’s latest with Nomine, Robert Hood remixing Contakt and even more.
We review Albert Van Abbe’s ‘Sugar Lobby Series’ EP on Curle, featuring a remix from Kangding Ray.
The Subsist Records boss man mixes up 90 minutes of techno, drone, IDM and electro with this recent set at Killing Time / Izdeliye.
Darkfloor’s 666 gets into the mind of Scotland’s C Mantle, extracting his taste in noise records, IDM electronica and some studio tips.
Preview A Sensible Alternative to Emotion bySpanish duo Exium coming soon on Oscar Mulero’s Pole Recordings label.
The Dave Clarke classic Red 2 gets some remix action from Boys Noize, Dettmann, Steve Rachmad and an ‘edit’ from A Mochi.
Patscan recorded at Darkfloor Live 005, London 09/03/2013
Serbian duo Ontal provide our session this week, showcasing their sound ahead of their debut release. Before that heat, tracks from Nine Inch Nails, Amit, Voidloss, Gore Tech, Graze, EOMAC, Ingen, xxxy and lots more with host DVNT.
Our man UrsaMal takes a listen to the follow up of Brendon Moeller’s 2012 album Works – ft. remixes from Mike Parker and label boss Speedy J.
Portguese netlabel extraordinaire Enough Records serve a split EP of tundra drone from Emerge and Sustained Development.
UK electro bass don Paul Blackford drops new album ‘Return of the Bionic Bassline’ on Tudor Beats. UrsaMal reviews.
London’s dark techno lord Voidloss offers his track ‘Hypnotic Series 15’ for free download.
News of a double 12″ release featuring Ancient Methods, Casual Violence, Violetshaped, Svreca and more…
the unknown black_ops serves up another superb selection of dark ambiance.
From TVO and Shifted alias covered in sand comes the Red Night Variations on Broken20. Reviewed by Laica.
That’s right, we’re back – Darkfloor Live returns to London to begin a monthly series of events, kicking off this Saturday, March 9th.
Bandshell’s EP Caustic View on Liberation Technologies reviewed by Darkfloor’s UrsaMal.
We present the techno flexing of the former Ancient Methods man, Baeks. Before that workout, tracks from Flint Kids, House of Black Lanterns, Robert Pain, Radionasty, Makaton, ADMX-71, Violetshaped, Savagen and loads more.
It’s a funny old genre, drone. Opine Kosinsky gets into Nodosities by Zoy Archa on Textural Records.
Laica reviews the drone resplendent album Extant from oh/ex/oh on Manchester’s The Geography Trip.
Dead Sound’s Paul Carroll opened up on three questions I put his way covering hip-hop, defining tracks, and production technique tips.
Ursa’s 10 track pick for February 2013. ft. Wraetlic (dBridge), Bering Strait, Bandshell, George Lanham & Mr Jones, Space Dimension Controller, Bebop & Rocksteady, Dave Clarke, Nevec Red (T-Toe), Alan Starck
Irish duo Lakker deliver a superb 3 cut EP of techno ambience IDM on Love Love Records