​This epic new synth is inspired by the sounds of Blade Runner

At this year’s NAMM Show, Black Corporation unveiled Deckard’s Dream, a new analog synth inspired by the classic Yamaha CS-80 and Vangelis’ score for Blade Runner. The new synth features 8-voice polyphony with two independent synthesizer layers per voice, plus an array analog effects. This allows Deckard’s Dream to deliver …

​Watch Discwoman artists explore Moog’s new drum machine Drummer From Another Mother

Electronic music hardware manufacturer Moog Music has introduced its new analog drum machine called Drummer From Another Mother (DFAM). Drummer From Another Mother is the first addition to Moog’s Mother eco-system semi-modular analog synthesizers and is labeled as “an original electronic instrument for the exploration new concepts in rhythm and …

Albrecht La'Brooy announce ambient release on Apollo Records

Melbourne duo Albrecht La’Brooy has announced a “mini album” to be released on Apollo Records, R&S Records’ ambient imprint. The six track ‘Tidal River’ is inspired by the scenic, remote Wilsons Promontory national park on the south east coast Australia, with each track the result long, improvised jam processes from …

Joseph Capriati: "Today you shouldn't care if somebody plays with vinyl, CDJ or Traktor"

Joseph Capriati showed his stamina levels are second to none last month, rolling out a to an enthralled crowd at Miami’s Heart Nightclub. We spoke to the Italian DJ to pick his brain on how to to endure and curate such an impressive feat. Among the wisdom, Capriati challenged the …

​Techno heads get crafty building LEGO replicas of the 808, 303 and turntables

Berlin-based company Numode creates custom LEGO kits designed after iconic analogue electronic instruments, DJ gear and speakers. The company fers limited edition replicas the Technics 1200 and mixer, TB-303 and MPC-2000XL, but this year it’s expanded the catalogue to include a TR-808 as a tribute to the classic drum machine …

Premiere: Material Witness delivers deep acid with 'Point of Light'

Brooklyn-based Material Witness, known for being part the Rinsed duo as Blacky II, releases his debut EP titled ‘Point Light’ featuring an acid belter title track. Material Witness shares his thoughts on the new material: “When i made this track i was really getting into 3 things; meditation, sound therapy, …

Bassnectar Drops Surprise Remix off Forthcoming Album

has just released another track f Reflective Pt. 2, which is scheduled to be released this upcoming weekend. The new single, titled “Psyopia (Bassnectar Remix)” is a remix Naux Faux’s track. Naux Faux is one Bassnectar’s newer side projects, created as a collaboration with Sayr. In a statement given by …

Premiere: Alex Arnout's 'Human Error' is a gripping deep house bomb

Alex Arnout lands on Vitalik Recordings for the first time with ‘The Symbiotic’ EP, featuring a diverse collection four dancefloor bombs including the lead track ‘Human Error’. Inspired by the early sounds Chicago and Detroit, motifs that Arnout has showcased throughout his career, the new material is saturated in a …

Boys Noize and Analog BKNY Are a Match Made in Heaven [Event Review]

German DJ/producer  is incredible at many things, but I’m always most impressed with his impeccable ability to read a crowd and deliver noteworthy performances. I’ve never been to Brooklyn’s Analog nightclub, so I was excited to kill two birds with one stone: seeing one my longtime favorite artists in my own neighborhood, and hitting …