The Top 15 Garage & Techno Tracks Of 2012
Dec 16 2012
2012 was a year of fusion. Genre lines were blended more than ever as the UK influence pervaded house and techno scenes. Early ’90s garage made a comeback, lo-fi became sound du jour, and bass music further challenged the notion of a traditional DJ set. Check out LessThan3’s fifteen best garage, techno, and UK-inspired sounds of 2012.
Few labels can claim to have had a better calender year than Delsin’s 2011. From Mike Dehnert to Conforce to their fantastic Inertia series, even for an imprint as venerated and revered as Delsin this sure has been a big one. While it may be impossible to identify the best techno album in what has been an exceptionally strong year for [...]
Finally, dub techno is becoming cool again. The much maligned genre has already seen a few rejuvenating releases this year such as Deadbeat’s Drawn & Quartered, but chomping at the bit right behind that titan you will find fabulously named Dutchman Boris Bunnik, aka Conforce. Dystopian Elements is his second EP of 2011, and his second on [...]