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Darling Farah – EXXY EP & mixtape

July 26th, 2011 // 1 Comment // Posted by Lukas

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Here’s one to watch out for. Darling Farah… he is producing some very fresh sound. Deep, dubbed, dark techno with a twist of soul.. reminds a bit of some deeper dubstep tunes. His Exxy EP was released on Civil Music in June. The description found at Civil Music says:

Originally from Detroit, Farah was born into this world with techno already sewn into his DNA. His later relocation to the U.A.E, which is one of the most club baron countries in the world and to a city that actually prohibits live music to be played in public, only further resolved the isolated Farah to embrace his musical heritage.

CIV023 Darling Farah – EXXY EP Sampler by darlingfarah

As read on urb.com he is moving to London where things can only get better. There i also found this short showcase. Enjoy!

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Free Album: Das Kraftfuttermischwerk – Am Ende der Kirschallee

January 20th, 2011 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas

Ronny runs a Blog called “Das Kraftfuttermischwerk” and also releases music under the same name. The blog is great and has some massive output and growing number of fans and visitors. He featured a fantastic christmas countdown with a series of mixtapes ranging from dubtechno, techno, dub and ambient tunes, experimental and bass music..an excellent selection. To finalize his countdown he gave out his own new album as a free download under CC license. Downbeats, Dubtechno, 2-Step.. quality stuff.  This reminds of a listener comment about the fantastic soulsearching radio show on the radio x website:

“(..)I think that there are some DJ that just spin music like they are alone in their rooms, never taking the time to take a moment and share the real feeling of what good music is. For those kind of DJ’s music is about ego. But then their are DJ like you, who hear good music and want to share it among friends. A great DJ hears a good tune and wants to run around and tell the world how great it is.(…)”.

Thanks Ronny.

Download here or listen through soundcloud:

Das Kraftfuttermischwerk – Am Ende der Kirschallee by TFE Records

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Input Selector Podcast

October 26th, 2010 // 1 Comment // Posted by Lukas

Input selector from France seem to be a proper crew. At least they have a proper podcast. I am listening to this the whole afternoon now and its not getting boring for a second. Some damn nice tunes. They have a lot of stuff going on on their website.. check it out (and you better learn french).. Big up!

See and hear more at - http://www.inputselector.fr/

Soul Kitchen´s july mixtape

July 23rd, 2010 // 1 Comment // Posted by Lukas

My friend Holger sent me another mixtape. It made my day at work and has some really nice tunes. Enough said…enjoy some nice minimal techno and tech-house..

Soul Kitchen – Promo July 2010 by Soul Kitchen

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Fresh sound: Sven Weisemann & They.Live Mixes

June 22nd, 2010 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas

Some 2 fresh mixes.
Sven Weisemann produced a great podcast for http://www.berlin-techno-podcast.com. 1 hr 17 minutes of “feel good” deep techno and house.

Sven Weisemann – June Podcast
Sven Weisemann – Berlin Techno Podcast – June 2010 by R_co

They.Live (aka Consequence & Joe Seven) made a Studio mix full of bass gems. Right on! Enjoy!
Download this one here.

They.Live Studio Mix June 2010

They Live Studio Mix 2010 by They.Live

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Soul Kitchen – May 2010 Promo

May 14th, 2010 // 1 Comment // Posted by Lukas

So the weather is really depressing around here..Berlin is cold and grey and it feels like winter. So i chose an adequate picture..
But, we´ve got fresh tunes: my friend Holger aka Soul Kitchen published a new mixtape. As he told me, he arrived home from Berghain and produced this mix in the aftermath of a nice party night. Some deephouse and some nice minimal techno…

Btw, he published is May chart at resident advisor. Enjoy.

Soul Kitchen – Promo May 2010 by Soul Kitchen

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Modern talkin by Shalla Bros.

April 18th, 2010 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas

The open-air season in Berlin is about to start..whats better then a driving techno mix by Shalla Bros. to celebrate this time of the year. Enjoy!

MODERN TALKIN by shalla bros.

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Aufgang – merging techno and classic music

March 24th, 2010 // 1 Comment // Posted by Lukas

After reading Groove Magazine i got to know about a project by Francesco Tristano, Rami Khalifé and Aymeric Westrich named Aufgang. The titel story was a good read and after checking the music they are producing, i must indeed say that what they do really works.  They are playing techno live on 2 pianos and a drummer who´s controling  some drum machines and electronic synthesizers.  It´s a new approach, merging styles and bringing it down to what it is at the end: music. And either you feel something from it or not,  regardless of what genre or style you would group it in.  But see for yourself..

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