Year: 2017 - Month: 07

  • Dif Juz: Time Clock Turn Back

    Joel Hanson, July 23rd 2017

    In a YouTube video entitled Finding Dif Juz, Bella Union co-founder and ex-Cocteau Twins bassist Simon Raymonde unearths two rare 12-inch singles by the early 80’s instrumental group Dif Juz and claims that the origins of post-rock are found in the grooves of these low-fi recordings. While that may be true, as evidenced by the […]

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    • Repost – isolatedmix 71 – Anton Kubikov : Ambient Landcast

      Dave Wesley, July 18th 2017

      A Strangely Isolated Place is a stalwart web outpost, blog, and label of ambient and ambient techno curation with some quietly giant artists on the roster.  This mix, by Anton Kubikov (of SCSI-9 techno fame), on the heels of his devil-deal sell out to Kompakt Records (humor), is a fantastic educational rabbit hole of experimental ambient […]

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      • The Push – Live Set – Chilling at Pandora – Porto, Portugal 20170708

        Dave Wesley, July 15th 2017

        The Push lay down a live deep mix with Dave Wesley guiding the first half and Casey Borchert piloting the second. This mix is a nice blend of dubby lo-fi techno, experimental sounds, and downtempo unique tracks with a tribal flavor. Dig deeper at the Arctic Dub (Sursumcorda) Bandcamp fountainhead.  

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        • The ultimate mystery is one’s own self.

          Droidbeard, July 10th 2017

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          • Barry Lynn’s Taurus Tapes Vol. 1 & 2 on Touch Sensitive Records

            Casey Borchert, July 5th 2017

            Only a few cassettes of Barry Lynn’s wonderful  ” Taurus Tapes” left. Taurus Tapes Vol. I by Barry Lynn Taurus Tapes Vol. II by Barry Lynn  

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            • Book – Uproot: Travels in 21st-Century Music and Digital Culture

              Dave Wesley, July 4th 2017

              This is a very well written book that introduces esoteric genres of music with back stories…  and embodies the spirit of contemporary global music promulgation from a crate digger’s unique perspective. Uproot: Travels in 21st-Century Music and Digital Culture by Jace Clayton Link: Amazon description:   In 2001, Jace Clayton was an amateur DJ who […]

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              • Cool Streaming Radio Stations

                Dave Wesley, July 3rd 2017

                Streaming radio has been a big part of my life since Marcos Romero turned me on to Deep Mix Moscow, at least a decade ago.  Since then, I’ve started my own underground deep dubby experimental music station (Arctic Dub (Sursumcorda)), but I rotate listening to several streaming sources throughout the week, depending on my mood and […]

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