Taking Over – PAN

Entering the Muziekgebouw aan ‘t Ij last Thursday, I was greeted with the swell of a sine wave, and as the water came into view through those impressive windows, a plucked string joined it, in the form of a gong. Arif Malawi was at the decks selecting some music truly

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The Growing Epidemic of Hype

So here it is. Bok Bok’s first release since 2009’s highly successful Silo Pass. Melba’s Call is a typically stark Nightslugs production that’s been a little rounded at the edges for a pop-centric audience. It’s a great tack. Immediately enjoyable with Kalela’s crooning vocals over skittish 90’s samples. Falling right

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Trust – Joyland

Out today from synth pop mainstay, Trust is the sophomore effort, Joyland. Their debut LP, TRST received much critical acclaim and cemented their reputation as one of the foremost electronic pop acts around today. Using 90’s influenced synth tones in a popular music forms, they fell somewhere in between the

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Patten – Estoile Naiant

At Patten’s recent Somewhere Else appearance I had my first encounter with this exciting artist. His glitchy Dj-edit set was as interesting as it was enjoyable. All to happy to please the dancing enthusiast with kicks and snares, he also constantly moulded sonic tapestries by stringing samples together, overlapped with

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Presk – Saluki

Presk is back with another EP on Dok Daneeka’s Ten Thousand Yen Label. Saluki cites the Dutch native, Pieter Willems’ influences as it troll’s through aspects of House, Garage and Techno on his first release since 2012. It’s all remarkably held together with a made-for-dancing atmosphere, which shines a bit

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