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Solarstone – Island

What did you do during the big stay-home? Solarstone wrote himself an album – an unplanned one obviously, and one – by his own acknowledgment – he wouldn’t have gotten to write in more conventional times. ‘A lockdown album’ by any other name –...


Paul van Dyk – Guiding Light

TENTH ARTIST ALBUM FROM THE ELECTRONIC MUSIC LEGEND OUT NOW // INCLUDES OUTSTANDING COLLABORATIONS WITH BO BRUCE, VINI VICI, SUE MCLAREN, WILL ATKINSON AND MANY OTHERS So here we are, and at long last, in the late summer of 2020, here it is: PvD’s...


Cold Blue – Summer Chills

Different times mean different pleasures, which musically has taken producers to some less expected places of late. Not least Cold Blue, for whom the six months – following the December release of his debut album – have not been the anticipated ones. That said,...



Orkidea – Pure Progressive Vol. 1

It took a shade under thirty months for Pure Progressive to rock past its one-hundredth release. That was time enough for the label to bring music from near enough every prog operator of note through its doors and onto floors. Penner, Barone, O’Glue, Saint-Jules,...


Somna – Beside You

LP DEBUT FROM CANADA’S SOMNA DROPS MAY 8 // ‘BESIDE YOU’ – THE SINGLE – FEATURING NOIRE LEE ON RELEASE NOW // WIN AN ALL EXPENSES PAID TRIP TO A SOMNA EVENT OF YOUR CHOICE!! ‘Secret’, ‘Long Way Down’, ‘Stars Collide’ and its limitlessly...



Somna, ENZO & Roxanne Emery – Long Way Down

‘STARS COLLIDE’ FOLLOW-UP BRINGS NEW PERSPECTIVES TO UPCOMING ALBUM DEBUT, ‘BESIDE YOU’ With his Jennifer Rene-sung ‘Stars Collide’ release still crystal in the rear-view, Somna blazes more trail to his debut album’s door through ‘Long Way Down’. Co-written alongside US-producer Enzo and given voice...



Giuseppe Ottaviani Launches Live 3.0

New decade, new gear // Having changed electronic music’s live performance game once, 2020 sees Giuseppe Ottaviani primed to do it again. Using his Live 2.0’s ‘studio-in-a-suitcase’, the last few years have seen the Italian create the music (ultimately destined for his 2019-released ‘Evolver’...