Author Archives: cosmic dodd

Nextup: Florist – Marine Drive

All Caps have been getting credit as a blossoming label fresh out of Glasgow. Here they again serve up tracks of Canadian origin: newcomer Florist is yet another name to burst out of Vancouver in recent years. The tracks are relatively uncomplicated, low key house and techno tracks made rich with atmosphere and texture from a […]

Nextup: Lakker – Oktavist (Mark Fell remix)

Remix projects are most exciting when they are unpredictable affairs, pitching together artists who in some senses overlap but differ even more. Lakker and Mark Fell both make the kind of electronic music which nods to the traditions not just of Juan Atkins but also of Steve Reich and the broader field of modern composers. Fell […]

Nextup: JTC and Capracara – Reggie, Don’t Panic

Londoner Capracara enlists assistance from across the Atlantic in the form of James T. Cotton aka Tadd Mullinix for his latest EP. Both artists are devoted to things a bit squelchy, 303 and jack orientated so no surprise the result goes a bit acieeeed. What is a surprise is just how flagrantly it sets out […]

Nextup: Hupnosaurus – Muru

Ukranian label Wicked Bass have been pushing a lo-fi, crossover techno sound for a couple of years now. They clearly have an instinct for uncovering new artists, having issued debut 12″s for Huerco S, Innershades, Raw MT and others. Hupnosaurus‘ gritty, analogue production is on point but a bit of digging reveals that they are […]

Nextup: Golden Teacher – On The Street

Glasgow six-piece Golden Teacher strike once more, breaking with the Optimo label to self release ‘Sauciehall Enthrall’, their fourth EP. And it’s a mad visionary, unheralded and unholy racket. Stylistically, it feels like a departure from their past recordings. The four tracks explore Latin American and Jamaican influences. Cassie Ojay steps up to front the band […]