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Thomas Fehlmann-“Los Lagos”: Album Review

Thomas Fehlmann was born 1957 in Zürich, Switzerland. At age 22 in 1979, he founded the avant garde band Palais Schaumburg together with Holger Hiller. In the late 80s he teamed up with Dr. Alex Paterson and KLF’s Jimmy Cauty to form the seminal ...
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JBXDR-“Wave Talk”: Album Review

Jörn Bielfeldt aka JBXDR is an innovative electronic music producer and jazz drummer residing in Berlin, Germany. He’s also a graduate of the famed Berklee School of Music in Boston, Massachussetts and has worked with some of the biggest music ...
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Darlyn Vlys-“Prince in the Rain-REMIXED”: Album Review

AFFKT’s Sincopat is one EDM label that places a high degree of emphasis on developing new songwriters, producers and DJs. France’s Darlyn Vlys happens to be one of those artists. His first exposure to electronic music stems from an education ...
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AKOV-The Initiation: EP Review

AKOV’s first installment in the realm of concept albums: “The Initiation” paints a haunting vision of the future where dystopian society has embraced a one-world religion in the form of Virtual Reality. This is the opening line to the official ...
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Balkan Bump-Balkan Bump: EP Review

Will Magid is an accomplished trumpet player, producer and ethnomusicologist recognized for his amazing ability to fuse live instruments, world influences and lush electronic productions. Out now, “Balkan Bump” features “Irfan” with Paul ...
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Brunetto-Humanity: EP Review

Bruno Garca aka Brunetto returns from a 4-year hiatus with his new EP  “Humanity” on the Sincopat label.  Since the release of his last project, “Sheroine” via Irregular back in 2014, Garca has been focusing his energies promoting and ...
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Ionnalee-Everyone Afraid To Be Forgotten: Album Review

"EVERYONE AFRAID TO BE FORGOTTEN”  is the third studio album by Swedish singer Jonna Lee and the first under the name ionnalee. Lee is credited as the Producer, the Art and Film Director for the accompanying video releases and responsible for all ...
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Henrik Schwarz and Metropole Orkest-Scripted Orkestra: Album Review

Henrik Schwarz is one of electronic music’s most respected and prolific producers. He is well- rounded, well-traveled and well-versed in multiple music disciplines and genres. Over the last 20 years, he has notched more than 100 releases on ...
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GAS-Rausch: Album Review

You may not know that Wolfgang Voigt has more than 30 aliases. Among the dozens of names, GAS and/or G A S is one. On March 18th, Voigt released a 2 LP set titled “Rausch” through his label Kompakt.  Those familiar with Voigt’s previous ...
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Zoo Brazil-Point Of View: Album Review

John Andersson, better known as Zoo Brazil, resides in Stockholm, Sweden.  He's  enjoyed multi-platinum status, Grammy-nominations as a record producer and songwriter. As a DJ, he has performed all over the world at clubs including Ministry of ...