Fis on his Saplings label that plants 100 trees for every album sold

Experimental producer Fis has been challenging the restrictive structures drum & bass since 2011, channeling the genre’s gut-churning low-end and collapsing rhythms into bizarre and brilliant new spaces. But this year he announced something even more unexpected – a record label that instead selling vinyl or cassettes, plants trees. John Twells catches up with the… Read More »

Underground Resistance and Carhartt team up for new clothing line

Originally posted on The Vinyl Factory. Detroit originals. Underground Resistance have teamed up with streetwear brand Carhartt WIP for a new collaborative clothing line, featuring a fur-lined winter parka, hoodie, beanie, pocketed T-shirt and denim trousers. All emblazoned with Detroit techno collective’s iconic UR logo, the line will be available from 17th November in select… Read More »

Jules Venturini to release 12" on Whities, shares 'Flying Kites'

Minimalist synthscapes from London’s Jules Venturini. Whities has announced its final release for 2017, a three-track 12″ from London-born digger and producer Jules Venturini. According to the label, Venturini is something a “go-to guy” for rare music thanks to stints working at Berlin’s Record Lt and various record shops across London. Also known under the… Read More »

Watch Sebastian Mullaert's live techno session from his woodland studio

The Swedish producer lets his organic sound unfurl. Influential in helping shape the melodic modern techno sound the 2000s, Swedish producer and multi-instrumentalist Sebastian Mullaert has continued to refine his work as a solo musician in 2017. After filming his recent Against The Clock session, we gave Sebastian more time to let his organic, freeform sound… Read More »

Hear Ryan Hemsworth, Knxwledge and more remix the Street Fighter II soundtrack

And download a sample pack to make your own. In honor the 30th anniversary Street Fighter II, artists including Ryan Hemsworth, Knxwledge and SAMSARA have remixed the game’s iconic soundtrack. The remixes were made with a new sample pack released in collaboration with Capcom and Red Bull Music Academy. Fans are encouraged to download the… Read More »

Tiptop Audio releases official Throbbing Gristle synth module

The TG ONE comes with two cards original Throbbing Gristle samples. Eurorack manufacturer Tiptop Audio has unveiled an ficial Throbbing Gristle version its recent ONE module, made to celebrate the 40th anniversary the band’s debut album, The Second Annual Report. Tiptop released the original version the ONE module earlier this year. It’s an affordable sample… Read More »