Manchester-based John Ov3rblast is an intrinsic part of dub techno scene, prolific producer and owner of Spaceal Orbeats Records. He is also a talented live performer, which you can hear for yourself through this improvised live set, which was recorded using no tracks.
Luke Lund is a prolific experimental musician and the owner of an industrially-inclined netlabel Terranean Recordings. For our podcast he has put together two hours of gritty, slowburn, perfectly dysfunctional, afterhours techno.
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Davide Nannini and Alessio Mascia make an Italian techno act known as Basic Frame. Knowing how much we appreciate genuine effort on our podcast they didn't mess around and threw 60 tracks across two hours.
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Germany-based Lars Huismann is a rising star of current techno generation. His no-nonsense attitude towards production spurred some of the most varied and potent tracks in the recent couple of years.
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Eduardo Paglia is an Italian techno artist known as Audio Resistance. His sound name and interesting releases put him on our radar; the rest is pretty much a history.
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David Henriques a.k.a. Relapso is a Protugal-based techno artist, known for steady output of varied production and is an enviable DJ to have on the podcast. Please, enjoy.
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It is with great pleasure that we present you a set by onomono - a gifted Japanese techno artist whose productions are as sublime as his sets.
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Set by a DJ disguised as 726865746F72.
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Italian producer Francesco Seri a.k.a. Frankie Serious had released a stellar debut album Symmetry Breaking in 2016, and thus attracted our attention in a serious way. This set showcases tracks from his recent and forthcoming releases.
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GEISTFORM & RHETOR
Geistform is a Hands Productions denizen. rhetor curates Aivazovsky Waves. This collaborative set jumps from place to place, abruptly changing lanes and taking unpredictable directions.
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Serbian DJ Nikola Zrnjevic a.k.a. Zapéo has plenty of experience behind the decks - numerous sets on his soundcloud can attest to that. But the set he has recorded for us is a special treat nonetheless.
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From the capital of Iceland comes concealed talent and a Rafarta Records associate LaFontaine, whose activity we've been closely watching for the last couple of years. The set he kindly contributed did not fall short of our expectations.
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DJ SAINT PIERRE
DJ Saint Pierre is a French techno artist whose imaginative productions excel noticeably in a sea of releases. As for his set, we'll let you be the judge.
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XVX has emerged in 2015 and quickly started to turn heads his way with a steady output of crafty, dancefloor-effective tracks, which you will hear plenty in this set.
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Jonathan Gallo Sevilla is a well-established techno artist from Spain, whose ingenious productions and frequent giveaways of music through netlabels earned him respect and recognition.
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We finally get a chance to present you a set by Taiki Ozawa. His selection of slow-burning occult techno might well be appropriated for shamanic rituals.
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When we think of Switzerland, we think of quality. An impeccable set by the Vevey-based Gwenaël Magnenat a.k.a. Isolated Lines affirms this notion all the more.
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We welcome Tokyo-based talent Tomonori Hachiga, who was kind enough to contribute his magnetizing set of nocturnal techno music.
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Vegim Hashimi is a part of Serbia's current generation of techno artists whom we are incredibly happy to have on our podcast. His set quickly grows into a powerful surge of modern alpha techno.
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Japanese artist Distra a.k.a. Wataru Abe has contributed something truly unique for our podcast - an hour-long session that wasn't recorded from tracks, but rather from his own materials, synthesized specifically for live performance and manipulated on the fly.
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This time, we're presented with a high-energy set by Italian duo Bruno Bosco and Đavide Maio, known conjointly as Syntaxism.
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We welcome aboard a true legend, Japanese artist Takaaki Itoh. He delivers an hour of spiritual, introspective techno.
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And so it begins. Our ship sails off into the seas, and he who breaks the bottle against its hull is rhetor, Aivazovsky Waves curator.
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