Category Archives: techno

BOMB THE BASS – BACK TO LIGHT (Techno/Minimal – UK)

When Bomb the Bass released Future Chaos in late 2008 it had been nearly a decade in the making. Now, the dust had barely settled on Tim Simenon’s synthesizers before he met up with Gui Boratto in São Paulo to draft the follow up to this amazing release. Barely a year after Future Chaos, Tim Simenon is back with a new album whose accomplished songwriting and sonic scope show the spontaneity with which it came together. The title says it all: Back To Light.

Bomb the Bass - Up The Mountain (Gui Boratto Remix)     

Back To Light is melodic, atmospheric and fresh – with the punch of classic techno sounds. The dusky atmosphere of Future Chaos has given way to a more radiant sound, buoyed by waves of synthesizers and propelled by clean-lined grooves. Raising the tempo, Simenon takes inspiration from classic techno, while vocal contributions from Richard Davis, Kelley Polar, The Battle of Land and Sea, and Paul Conboy bring Bomb the Bass into newfound melodic focus. It’s a brighter, more immediate sound than before; warmer, too, with the singers’ voices positively glowing inside intricately woven electronic nests. But there’s no lack of nuance. Every track is a delicate balance of intimate delivery and cosmic sonics, underscored by a faint sense of melancholy.

Bomb the Bass (Feat. Paul Conboy) - Boy Girl (Leo Zero Remix Dub)     

Find out more on Bomb the Bass HERE or go to their official site or MySpace. Buy the new album on Bomb the Bass

AUTOKRATZ – ANIMAL (Dance/Electro – UK)

To celebrate the release of autoKratz highly anticipated debut album Animal on Kitsuné, the band’s invited everyone to remix the aggressive and impassioned track “Can’t Get Enough” taken from the album.

The winning remixer will feature in the massive promotional campaign that will accompany the release. On top of that, his remix will be sent out to all leading DJs as part of the club promo package. Remixing “Can’t Get Enough” is an unprecedented chance to get your production skills showcased, and get your name everywhere.

Competition starts June 8th and closes July 12th.

How to Enter:

1. Download the parts from here: http://www.autokratz.com/cantgetenoughremix.zip

2. Remix the track however you like

3. Email an mp3 of your remix to management@autokratz.com

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