Monday, 22 June
Highly sophisticated, mid-tempo, deeper disco House by Lord Of The Isles, first issued in 2011. A-side 'Hot Blob' crosses flight-paths between New York and the Balearics, driven by warm and fluid bassline rub and layered with acid-licked synths and divinely ethereal vocal coos and gasps. It's one for the dancefloor journey. Flipside 'Tell Your Soul' drifts into a dreamier space, falling off a sumptuous intro into deliciously padded bass and gently convected synths enveloped with a deeply romantic ambience. Finishing, 'This Way' is a beautifully drugged and blunted late night/early morning gem which should rightly be massive with those in the know. Tip!
**Ambient techno and electronica...1080p at their best** "Deep Pacific Northwest vibes on these hardware explorations from Journeymann Trax, the ghosted side project of Vancouver producer Bobby Draino. These tracks chronicle a summer of dank late-night voyages into the lush realms of British Columbian consciousness, full of hazy epiphanies, vibed out percussion, hypnogogic synths, emergent harp flourishes, softly acid-tinged arpeggios and a misty backdrop of forestial atmospherics. 47 minutes of meditative, flotational house and techno abstractions eventually open out into the temper… Read more