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Weekly Newsletter // June 10, 2011

Mule Electronic have put together a benefit compilation for Japan; it’s been mixed by Sebstian Mullaert (Minilogue) and all proceeds will be donated to the Red Cross Society of Japan! Kangding Ray’s album is out now on Raster Noton, and the new duo Marian aka Marek Hemmann and Fabian Reichelt enjoy their debut release today on Freude Am Tanzen.

Kafkatrax is Wolfgang Voigt’s newest addition to Profan and it’s a series of limited edition vinyls with hand painted covers, plus one CD. Kafkatrax 1 was released on May 16th and sold out in one weekend. Kafkatrax 2 is available now, act fast!

A number of singles hit our shelves today from Be Svendsen, Logic System, Cupp Cave, Bicep, and P. Toile to name just a few. Also check out the special remixes by Ricardo Villalobos on Echocord, and DJ Harvey on Endless Flight.

Sonar, the annual music festival and conference in Barcelona is next weekend. Read about where you can find us here. Holy Other, Tri Angle’s newest signing has just dropped a mini CD titled “With You” and is giving away the opening track “Know Where”. Download it here while you preview the album! Also, Battles just released their new full length “Gloss Drop”, it’s receiving great reviews and features the twisted disco track “Ice Cream” with vocals from our own Matias Aguayo! Read all about it right here, and have a great weekend.

 

Exklusiv // New This Week //

 Kafkatrax 2
Wolfgang Voigt

Kafkatrax 2

Kafkatrax // 12″ ART

(en) Kafkatrax is a Profan project by Wolfgang Voigt, limited to three Maxis and one CD.
(de) Kafkatrax ist ein auf drei Maxis und eine CD begrenztes Profan Projekt von Wolfgang Voigt.

New This Week //

 Catchpenny & Cosmos Ep Pt. 1
Be Svendsen

Catchpenny & Cosmos Ep Pt. 1

Acker Records // 12″

Balkan-Techno at it’s very best. Functional yet driving grooves meets an original wind player arrangement.
 Clash (Dj Harvey Remix)
Logic System

Clash (Dj Harvey Remix)

Endless Flight // 12″

“Clash” is the most famous song by Logic System and is brought to you in a DJ Harvey remix.
 Dice Pool Ep
Cupp Cave

Dice Pool Ep

Vlek // 10″

This EP sees Cupp Cave return to his one true love: making sloppy chicagoesque beats. Limited & numbered!
 Ep 2
Bicep

Ep 2

Throne Of Blood // 12″

Featuring a deeper take on the analog house sound, “EP2” represents a step forward for Bicep.
 Face
P. Toile

Face

Ostwind Records // 12″

P.toile ties down her fans with driving and sensitive energy with “Face”.
 Latoma Ep (Villalobos /...
Vladislav Delay

Latoma Ep (Villalobos / Loderbauer Mix)

Echocord // 12″

Vladislav Delay with two experimental tracks and a remix by noone less than Villalobos & Loderbauer.
 Metallic Italic
Dance Disorder

Metallic Italic

BPitch Control // 12″

Dance Disorder use a powerful straight-up beat, catchy melody lines and trance – inducing sequences.
 Mil Anos
Paulo Olarte

Mil Anos

Gala // 12″

Gala is the new sublabel of Galaktika for the more specialised music that hit’s the label office.
 Move The Wave To Your Heart
Various Artists – Sebastian Mullaert

Move The Wave To Your Heart

Mule Electronic // CD

The Tokyo based label Mule starts action & delivers a benefit mix CD by Sebastian Mullaert from Minilogue.
 Only Our Hearts To Lose
Marian

Only Our Hearts To Lose

Freude am Tanzen // DO LP

Marek Hemmann & Fabian Reichelt with their new project: Electronic, melodic, driven Pop music for clubs.
 Only Our Hearts To Lose
Marian

Only Our Hearts To Lose

Freude am Tanzen // CD

Marek Hemmann & Fabian Reichelt with their new project: Electronic, melodic, driven Pop music for clubs.
 Or
Kangding Ray

Or

Raster Noton // CD

Kangding Ray brings his signature sound to another level, somewhere at the darkest fringe of club culture.
 Signals
Tadeo

Signals

Cyclical Tracks // 12″

Cyclical Tracks received signals from outer space which have been translated to Techno music by Tadeo.
 Still Sound Remixes Ep
Toro Y Moi

Still Sound Remixes Ep

Amazing Sounds // 12″

One of the stand out tracks from Toro Y Moi’s critically acclaimed album get a reworking from Toby Tobias.
 Summer Of Seven 3/7
Hey

Summer Of Seven 3/7

Pingipung // 7″

Hey is Helmut Erler, one half of Hey-Ø-Hansen. In “Wuzlguzl” he presents a children’s song from Austria.

Releases Coming On June 17, 2011

  • Altostratus Translucidus

    Sven Schienhammer // BineMusic // CD

  • Drawn And Quartered

    Deadbeat // Blkrtz // DO LP

  • Drawn And Quartered

    Deadbeat // Blkrtz // CD

  • Love Edits Vol.2

    Various Artists // Lm // 12″

  • Magic Was Ruler

    Bullion // Yt // 12″

  • Parabolas

    John Tejada // Kompakt // CD

  • Parabolas

    John Tejada // Kompakt // DOLP+CD

  • Peck And A Pawn Ep

    Nick Höppner // Ostgut Ton // 12″

  • Plastic People Ep

    Mario & Vidis // Best Works Records // 12″

  • Rescue Me

    Pan/tone // Areal Records // 12″

  • The Day

    Mark E // Spectral Sound // 12″

  • The Escape From Division Street

    Hiem // Sti // CD

  • The Swarm

    Tube & Berger Vs Frank Sonic // My Best Friend // 12″

  • Will-O’-The-Wisp Ep

    Squeaky Lobster // Vlek // 12″

 

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