+plattform – tm22

After making a first appearance on Ploink, Stian Balducci made a formidable impression on the world as his +plattform alias in the world of Techno. His dubby brand of electronica, anchored in the dystopian world of an industrialised music, features the sinister qualities of Germany without disenfranchising his audience. Balducci’s

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Ytamo – Mi Wo

Can that differential between low and high art ever be narrowed. Visual artists, even those that work in “pop art”, have tried but very few actually succeed, with their work very rarely making a fundamental influence to the masses and often requiring the type of academic snobbery that would make

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Utopia – A Q&A with Andrew Tuttle

Andrew Tuttle might be more familiar as his previous artistic alter ego Anonymeye to most fans of avant garde electronica. The Australian composer and producer has been a familiar edition to Lawrence English’s Someone Good imprint as the aforementioned moniker in the past and when that Imprint went on temporary

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Gidge – Lulin

It’s a curious thing when an artist’s direct environment is said to influence his/her/their work. Can something as concrete as nature or a building actually have a direct effect on something as abstract as music? Or are we just manipulated by our own subjective impulses to draw a correlation between

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Listen: Sau Poler – Jaffa House

Spanish producer, Sau Poler is back at Atomnation and has shared the first cut from his upcoming EP Memorabilia on the label. ‘Memorabilia’ is like a link between past and present”, explains Poler and what we hear on Jaffa House is a contemporary House track with influences like afrobeat and disco surfacing around

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Watch: Matmos – Ultimate care II Excerpt Nine

Matmos, last night unveiled yet another video featuring an excerpt from their new album Ultimate Care II. This excerpt is the most aggressive we’ve heard the Baltimore duo on this release, featuring earth- shattering percussion and the malfunctioning noises of an appliance during it’s last spin cycle for eternity. Yes, like the rest of Ultimate Care II,

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Various Artists – Ploink 96-16 #1

Norwegian Techno has always held a unique position within the electronic music genre. Garnering something of an inimitable reputation through artists like Biosphere and Mental Overdrive, it’s rarely been more than a Nordic cousin to scenes from the UK and the Germany respectively. That looks set to change however, and

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