As we round out the first month of 2013, Canadian producer Jacques Greene hits up his SoundCloud followers with an emotionally driven house track called Quicksand. Featuring airy vocal snippets and laid back beats, the track has been popping up in Greene’s mixes and live sets and until recently has been unidentifiable. The track artwork [...]
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.
EDM fans probably spotted producer Jacques Greene in the chart-topping 212 video by Azealia Banks earlier this year–a prelude to what would be an incredibly fortuitous 2012 for the producer. At just 22 years old, the Montreal native has already notched a remix for superstar rock group Radiohead and recently launched his own imprint, [...]
After much anticipation, Welsh producer Koreless has finally released his track Lost In Tokyo on Jacques Greene’s Vase label. The track, which was featured on the Jamie xx Essential Mix earlier this year, is lonely and ethereal, filled with pitch shifted vocal snips and 808 toms; a sound which has become ubiquitous with Koreless. Lost [...]