Welcome to a brand new installment of Dive Into The Deep, where great music needs no introduction. Let’s jump in, shall we? Adriatique – Rolling Stone (Original Mix) We showcased the A-side of this release, Midnight Walking, in last week’s post, but it’s hard to ignore the stuttering effectiveness of Rolling Stone. Big-room and moody, [...]
Those unfamiliar with Bill Patrick may well be closed off to a world of incredible sound. The native New Yorker living in Berlin has got supreme taste, be it in the booth of the world’s best clubs, or on his Private Stock radio show playing the finest of all that isn’t dance music. To celebrate life and music and other cool stuff, [...]
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.
The hinterland that separates bass music and house has provided us with some of the most instantly recognizable records of the last few years, and few have done more to map out this vital new territory than Peter O’Grady as the inimitable Joy Orbison. His knack for fusing elements plucked from all corners of the dance spectrum with vocal [...]
Ever since the above picture emerged speculation has, been rife as to just who was the creator of Sicko Cell, a crunching 808-driven banger dropped at shows by Loefah, Joy Orbison, Pearson Sound, and many others, always credited anonymously. The photo was posted on the Tumblr of Loefah’s label Swamp81 over six months ago and shows the [...]
I’m not sure if it was the over-saturation of electro-house/trance at EDC or what, but I am definitely missing me some minimal house. A couple months ago I was introduced to a hot new producer who’s definitely got a unique, feel-good kind of sound. You know, the kind of music you want to kick back and chill with, mojito in hand. It’s got [...]