Review: Koreless - 'Yugen'

Review: Koreless - 'Yugen'

"Yūgen" is dense. Koreless' latest EP is so fully packed with rich sounds that the airwaves sometimes feel almost tangible. They aren't, of course, but that brief moment where you suppress even that rational thought is exactly where "Yūgen" comes to life.

Read Posted in Music by Rasmus
Dunkel Radio Presents: Maskinrum Live Podcast #3

Dunkel Radio Presents: Maskinrum Live Podcast #3

The third monthly podcast of Maskinrum is now available for your listening pleasure with Aebeloe (Farver Music, Averos) and Liquido (Pattern Abuse, Secret Selector Selections)

New Flavour in Your Ear: Hemingway "Ace Neptune (Jokers of the Scene Remix)"

New Flavour in Your Ear: Hemingway "Ace Neptune (Jokers of the Scene Remix)"

A few months ago our friend James from the venerable Throne of Blood label sent us a mix from TOB signees Bohemian Groove because he thought we might dig it. Turns out we loved it and that made us dig a little deeper into Bohemian Groove who are actually comprised of members of Renaissance Man and Jokers of the Scene, the latter of which are responsible for this remix that’s about to get all up in your Monday face in the most thrilling of ways.

Read Posted in Music by Ulrik
Random Access Memories – The Collaborators: Panda Bear

Random Access Memories – The Collaborators: Panda Bear

Hype is something we try to avoid because we’re elitist snobs. Well, actually, it’s mainly because we think it’s a bit boring to post the same bits that everyone else is posting. That said, there’s no way in hell we’re not posting the mighty Panda bear riffing on his collaboration with our favorite French robots. Click play and listen to Panda Bear explain his longstanding infatuation with Daft Punk, the pressure of performing on the spot and recording old sounds to make them new. Take it away, Panda bear.

Read Posted in Music by Ulrik
A-Trak’s Spectacular Domino Extravaganza

A-Trak’s Spectacular Domino Extravaganza

There are quite a few domino videos doing the rounds on the web, but very few are as inventive and well-executed as the action in the promo for A-Trak and Tommy Trash’s ‘Tuna Melt’. Sit back, relax and enjoy the relentless ride through dominoes, flames, water, toilets and pretty much anything else you can think of within a dominoes-related context.

Read Posted in Music by AIAIAI
Dunkel Radio Presents: Maskinrum Live Podcast #2

Dunkel Radio Presents: Maskinrum Live Podcast #2

The second monthly podcast of Maskinrum is now up! On the 20th of March we had the pleasure of presenting two acts from the ever-growing electronic scene in Copenhagen - Beastie Respond and Lauge & Baba Gnohm. Both acts played delectable live-performances and we present you with the full concert from Lauge & Baba Gnohm. And before you ask - don't worry : Beastie Respond's amazing set will also be available in the near future. All music in the video above is taken from the live recordings.

Dunkel Radio Interviews Schultz And Forever

Dunkel Radio Interviews Schultz And Forever

A guitar, a unique voice and a devotion is what Schultz and Forever is all about. The young wiz-kid has, in a very short period of time, given the danish folk scene something to chew on.

Om'Mas Keith Interview

Om'Mas Keith Interview

In this interview from 2010 Om’Mas Keith talks about his upcoming album and explains why many artist travel to LA to finish their work. Enjoy!

Read Posted in Music by Emil
The Maskinrum LIVE Podcast Series #1

The Maskinrum LIVE Podcast Series #1

The first monthly podcast of Maskinrum is now up for your listening pleasure. The live recordings from Mana Pool, Nature Won and Sekuoia, who performed at the first event on the 23rd of February, have been narrowed down to a an hour's mishmash of electronica, ambient and dubstep. All music in the video above is also taken from the live recordings.

Brandt Brauer Frick feat. Omas Keith Tour + LOLA # 1

Brandt Brauer Frick feat. Omas Keith Tour + LOLA # 1

This week I’m on tour with Brandt Brauer Frick, Omas Keith and LOLA, a new duo from Amsterdam. 5 gigs, 4 cities, 4 days. We started Wednesday night at Zoom in Frankfurt and tonight it’s going down in our motherly church of Berghain, Berlin. I secretly took a few shots during sound check.

Read Posted in Music by Emil
Interview: Hess is More

Interview: Hess is More

Posted in Music by Ole

The Danish, New York based, Mikkel Hess graduated from the Rhythmic Music Conservatory in 2002. He is best known for his leading role in the band Hess Is More, but has contributed to a lot of different music project over the years. At the moment he is a busy guy as he is currently playing the drums in the jazz trio Spacelab, with his brother Nikolaj Hess and Anders Christensen, as well as writing and producing music for different films and shows and playing the drums with Henrik Vibskov in the drum duo, Trommefredag. I met up with him for a coffee and a steak at Christianshavn to talk about his different projects and his thoughts on his approach to creating music.

The Dunkel Radio Collective Reach Their 050 Podcast

The Dunkel Radio Collective Reach Their 050 Podcast

The past year we have presented a horde of interviews and top-notch DJ mixes by the Danish underground and some international high rollers.

Taxi C.A.B. - Chunk-a-Nova (Red Dog Mix)

Taxi C.A.B. - Chunk-a-Nova (Red Dog Mix)

Chi-town’s Chunk-a-bud aka Taxi C.A.B. has been part of my set for the last few months. His classic tune Chunk-a-nova from 1994 is just too good to be true (and the girls dig it). He was a resident DJ at the Red Dog club in Chicago in 1990s and has recently resurfaced with new material..

Read Posted in Music by Emil
New Flavour in Your Ear: Moon B / Album

New Flavour in Your Ear: Moon B / Album

If you are into lo-fi house, the styles of Dam-Funk or just a fan of Miami Vice, I strongly recommend checking out Moon B.

Read Posted in Music by Emil
 Maskinrum - Copenhagen’s new concert series for live electronic music

Maskinrum - Copenhagen’s new concert series for live electronic music

Maskinrum - the new concert series for live electronic music - is opening on the 23rd of February with wonder kid Sekuoia as the header. The people behind, Simon, Daniel and Niels-Christian, gives a walkthrough of their project.

Boy London/New Beat

Boy London/New Beat

A little lesson in popular cultural history from Dark Matters. Take it away, boys.

Electronic Beats Interview Shed

Electronic Beats Interview Shed

Techno-emperor Shed aka. Réne Pawlowitz was recently featured in the acclaimed DVD video-interview series Slices by Electronic Beats and you should check it out.

Dunkel Radio Interviews Innerspace Halflife

"Three machines, two people, taking you to a pocket galaxy all day." Daniel caught up with Chicagoan duo Hakim Murphy & Ike Release for a talk about their blossoming project Innerspace Halflife ahead of their upcoming first tour of Europe.

Dunkel Radio Interviews FaltyDL

Dunkel Radio’s Najaaraq has an honest talk with FaltyDL about courage, fear and Louis C.K.

January Downloads Compiled by Dunkel Radio

January Downloads Compiled by Dunkel Radio

We've compiled a few of our favorite freebies. Cause you can never really get enough presents, right?

Spleen United Germany Tour 2013

Spleen United Germany Tour 2013

Kasper's band is touring Germany at the moment. Do we really need to state the obvious? Go see the boys tear it up at venue near you!

Read Posted in Music by AIAIAI
Dunkel Radio Interviews Distal

Najaaraq caught the rising, Atlanta-based producer Distal on Skype for a chat about his religious upbringing and falling in love with the rave.

Black Magic Boman

Black Magic Boman

Posted in Music by Emil

I got to know Axel Boman a few years ago in Berlin and we have kept contact ever since. Besides being a great producer and DJ, he is a decent guy with a very sympathetic outlook on the world – and he loves eating hotdogs in Christiania. Adorable!

Pixelife on Post-minimalism

Pixelife on Post-minimalism

Throne of Blood's Pixelife muses on the genre that shaped his formative years from Steve Reich to William Basinski, resulting in a choice little read and an excellent introduction to post-minimalist music.

Dunkel Radio's Guide to Paris

Dunkel Radio's Guide to Paris

As an electronic music lover visiting Paris, these are the 3 must-go-to places in town.

Brandt Brauer Frick's New Album, 'Miami'

Brandt Brauer Frick's New Album, 'Miami'

Brandt Brauer Frick's forthcoming album should not be slept on says Emil.

Read Posted in Music by Emil
Friday ACID Post # 18

Friday ACID Post # 18

It’s been a good long while hasn’t it, acid fiends? This Friday in December it’s time to get down on a full-on educational tip as we give you an old, acid house mini-documentary that provides you with a good indication of just how befuddled grown ups were by this whole acid house malarchy.

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Dunkel Radio's Mini-guide to Hamburg

Dunkel Radio's Mini-guide to Hamburg

As an electronic music lover passing through Hamburg, there are at least 2 places you must check out.

Dunkel Radio's Track of the Week

Dunkel Radio's Track of the Week

In which Andreas reps a deep winter banger from Smallville records' Julius Steinhoff.

Interview: MØ

Interview: MØ

Posted in Music by Ulrik

We had a chat with the Copenhagen-based, fine art student/chanteuse of the moment in her favorite Copenhagen coffee hang-out.