Tag Archives: Blawan

Throwback event: Paranoid London, Blawan

Hopefully, live acts will become more of a norm in electronic music, which has of late been somewhat lacking in originality. Paranoid London has shown us the vibe that live electronic acts can achieve.


Interview: Truss

Last month Tom Russell released his first solo album ‘Kymin Lea’ since 2012, under his Truss moniker. With this in mind I caught up with him to a few questions and get an insight to the mind of a man who loves The Smashing Pumpkins just as much as he does the UK’s early rave scene. Truss has had […]

Nextup: Hokusai – Black Rose (Blawan Remix)

Following a substantial break from producing under his Blawan alias, Yorkshire techno baron Jamie Roberts is back with a remix of Source Direct’s Black Rose. Blawan has twisted the seminal drum and bass duo’s original into a straight-up techno banger which Surgeon is already describing as his ‘tune of the year’. While sounding slightly less […]

Throwback: Joonipah – Trap Door (2012)

Many avid followers of UK underground dance music will agree that techno has enjoyed a new lease of life in the past couple of years. Initially generated by Blawan’s incredible string of releases on Black Sun & Hinge Finger amongst others, this exciting development of raw, stripped back techno continues to be pushed by various […]

Throwback: Brandy – i wanna be down (feat. Mc Lyte, YoYo & Queen Latifah) (1994)

I was only 1 year old when this song was released. It was first brought to my attention as the excellent Blawan mix: Getting Me Down (listen here). Brandy Norwood released this in 1994 as the first single from her self-titled debut. It was remixed later that year as a collaboration adding 3 of the […]