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Music, Review

G Marie – Tarnished Idol

KM Editions has been putting out some lovely stuff in recent times, such as last summer’s Les Crocodiles ‘La Nuit Des Tropiques’ on their Pleasure Unit imprint. Now they are coming with a new imprint called Pleasure Wave. The first release is debut outing from South London’s G-Marie, which has really caught my attention. It’s…

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Making A Record, Mixes, Nonsense

Kris Baha Bahnsteig Mix + label feature

Bahnsteig 23 was featured over at the Ransom Note, where they have put up a great ‘flavour of the label’ mix by Kris Baha and an entertaining interview with mysterious label boss Ziggy Sternenstaub. 12″s from Kris Baha, Schmoltz, Kito Jempere, Albion and some dude called Jonny 5 are scheduled for release over then next…

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Mixes

Dori’s Dance Party

Here’s a set I played at a friend’s birthday in January for your enjoyment. 2.5 hours of funk, afro, disco & reggae.

Music, Nonsense, Records, Review

Beard In Dust – BAH025

Some unusual edits from Russia on this mysterious German label. Who are they? Where do they come from? Who am I? Can you tanz? Buy it here, or request it at your local store..

Review

Psychick Warriors ov Gaia 1989 EP

Industrial occult experimentalists attend an acid house rave in the late 80s.. “Probably silly but it only then occurred to us that the dance could be a powerful tool too, a way to communicate on a physical level, a way to celebrate life. A niche had opened and this was something we had to explore…”…

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Review

Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Rhapsody In Berlin

Reissues of The Pyramids free-roaming private press jazz albums from the 70s attracted some attention recently. This new 7″ with Africa 70 rhythms, Parliament funk, and soaring spiritual jazz improvisations has really sucked me in. Check it out. There’s an interview with the Pyramids online here.

Review

SH2000 Mystical Bliss

Whether in outer space or inner space, Russia’s SH2000 on Volking Music is a deep affair. Mystical bliss, Satcitananda, when the track unfolds itself at 3am, lost in the strobe-light, when the present moment is intensified beyond all recognition… I guess you had to be there.

Mixes

Blindsign Transmission 005

New 3 hour session from last Friday on Deepfrequency. Low down industrial funk and melancholic synth ballads for the survivors of the fallout. Download

Mixes

Blindsign Transmission 0004

A new transmission from the nuclear wastelands. Is anybody receiving me? Download from blindsign.org Stream from deepfrequency.com Post apocalyptic hits from Apiento, Peaking Lights, Roberto Auser, Innergaze, Pas De Deux, Ike Yard, The Fallout Club and many more..

Review

Record Review: Innergaze

I thought I would try and put out a record review as there are quite a lot of new records out there getting me a bit excited at the moment. It’s a little hard to know where to start as there are so many coming out at the moment that I’m into. I came across…

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General

Classic Mix Archive

I’ve put some of the classic mixes I’ve accumulated over the years in an archive on my site. There’s some classic US disco, Italian afro/cosmic disco & some Belgian new beat so far. There’s plenty more on various hard drives so it will grow a bit over the coming months. Discomix

Mixes

Blindsign Transmission 0002

Blindsign Transmission 0002 now available for streaming or download Stream Download An exotic magik ritual featuring Kaval, Current 93, M.Bryo, Chris Carter, Tim Hecker, Pale Blue Sky, Tibor Szemzo, Traxx & Goat – soundscapes, strange rhythmns, deep synths..

General, Mixes

Blindsign Transmission 0001

A new mix project from me, after some time away from the turntables. I’ll be trying to put a new mix up every month. First one is a hot mix of house, disco and new wave hits featuring Polyphonic Size, Cave Paintings, Noleian Reusse, Meschi, Vision, The Shortwave Mystery & Marvin Belton. Blindsign Transmission 0001

Mixes, Music, Radio/Webradio

My Mix Archive

Greetings to all at ISM. Been a while since I posted. I moved all my mixes from the last 5 years or so into one spot over the weekend: here There’s 70 mixes in total, which adds up to about 85 hours of music. There’s bound to be a few y’all didn’t check yet. Hopefully…

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General

Infinitestateradio 0013

Here’s this months radio show from myself including a few gems I brought back from a trip to Turkey Stream Download tracklist…. Cluster – 15:43 Cluster – Rote Riki Gary Bartz – Teheran Duke Ellington – Mount Harissa Ümit Aksu Orkestrasi – Oryantal Baris Manço – Sari Çizmeli Mehmed’Aga Nese Karaböcek – Yali Yali Mistral…

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Infinitestateradio 0012

This month we have a guest selector, Tom Cox playing some killer tracks for the fist 1.5 hours followed by a selection of funk, afro and exotic sounds by myself. Enjoy! Stream: here Download: here Here’s the tracklist for the first 1.5 hours, I’ll update later with the other 1.5 hrs. Shaolin Master Killer intro…

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