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Heidi Presents Jackathon Jams by Waifs & Strays v Lukas & DJ Sneak – Heidi’s Jackathon Jams Heidi’s Jackathon Jams have proven an apt companion to her eponymous parties, carving a niche that’s away from deep house clones and all about the dancefloor. For the fourth...

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Autem 005 by Various Arists – Autem Audio Autem Audio’s 5th release enlists a combination of local favourites and nascent European artists for a four-track VA EP of promise. The Chicago imprint brings together a collective of production talents, and so far this has borne EPs from each...

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Reign of Drums/Gave Up The Dance by X-Press 2 – Skint Twenty years in and still going strong, X-Press 2’s influence on dance music runs far and wide, just as their appetite for music seems unabated. Residents at Brighton’s Skint since the monstrous AC/DC in 2000, the pairing’s...

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Work That Shit Party by Still Going – Still Going Records New Yorkers Still Going launched their own eponymous imprint in early 2012 with D117, and follow this up with the snappily-named Work That Shit Party. Famed for their previous releases on DFA, they’ve been part of James...

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Kazandub by Klartraum – Lucidflow Berlin imprint Lucidflow, helmed by Nadja Lind and Helmut Ebritsch, who also form the backbone of the label as Klartraum, has stamped its mark on the techno scene over the past three years, amassing close to thirty releases from a tight-knit group of...

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Monument EP by Tevo Howard – Buzzin’ Fly Chicago maestro Tevo Howard’s productions are red-letter day events, with his famous Beautiful Granville imprint’s ten-release run in the last decade garnering him the deserved status of one of the city’s studio dons, sitting alongside...

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Best Of by Nyra – Never Learnt In the saturated digital era, new label launches are a wearying weekly event in electronic music. When they’re accompanied by the words ‘vinyl only’ though, it’s likely the characters behind them are something more than standard twenty-EPs-a-year...

Subb-an

Subb-An (Ashique Subhan to his mates) is yet to hit his 25th year, but as a producer, live act and DJ he’s already firmly established himself as one of the UK’s brightest talents. Having secured a residency at Below, the Birmingham underground sensation, in the mid 00s, his live...