55 – 2015 in Review

For the last edition of fifty five we’ve put together a special three hour set showcasing the brightest moments from 2015. Featuring the likes of Helena Hauff, Martyn, L.I.E.S and Juxta Position, we’ll dive through the archives of the year that’s been, bringing the reviews and features from these pages

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Matmos unveil new album Ulimate Care II

Matmos, the modern-day purveyors of  readymade music have announced Ultimate Care II, an album that sees the duo appropriate their washing machine as a musical instrument with a tongue and cheek delivery in which the “quintessential sounds of everyday life is transformed into an unlikely source for a surprisingly listenable suite

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55 with Sync

For the next addition of 55 the Formant has teamed up with another Mir staple to bring you a three-part journey through  improvised electronics. The Formant will play host to SYNC with Robin Crafoord (from Trulz and Robin) conducting an impromptu jam session with various Norwegian artists manipulating synthesisers, drum machines

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Skatebård streams CDIII

CDIII is Bård Aasen Lødemel’s fifth studio album as Skatebård. The Norwegian producer and Sex Tags mainstay might might be poking some fun with that album title, but as ever there’s some serious intent hiding behind the bushy beard. CDIII is packed with extensive dance floor workouts that go from Moroder to

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Atom™ and Tobias to release live set

It’s been 25 years since when Atom™ and Tobias first revolutionised the live recording format with the prodigious “Elektroniikkaa – Live in Helsinki and Montreux”. It was Techno’s first release of the sort and one of the few live recordings to ever make it into a recorded format since. Today, it is more relevant

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