Releases

Column - Hostels (map.ache Remix) [Areal Records / IRR]

Column - Hostels (map.ache Remix) [Areal Records / IRR]

Jan Philipp Janzen’s “Hostels” has received an elegant and spatially alluring rework from the depth of map.ache’s digital realm of hypnotic sounds

Future Sounds Of Jazz volume 14 compiled by Permanent Vacation [Compost Records]

Future Sounds Of Jazz volume 14 compiled by Permanent Vacation [Compost Records]

Every year, there are a plethora of music compilations being released. Each vying for your time and attention

Best New Releases from August 2018

Best New Releases from August 2018

August had been at the forefront of stunning release, amazing albums and impressive remixes saturated with depth, intricacy, and power.

Vril - Riese [Giegling]

Vril - Riese [Giegling]

Vril is a man of few words and an artist of a few notes.  His productions tend to favor dark and dusty, crackling sounds with atmosphere and ambiance doing the heavy lifting and being used almost as a musical instrument.

High 5 - Luca Bacchetti

High 5 - Luca Bacchetti

Italian DJ, producer and Endless record label head Luca Bacchetti has built a huge reputation on the strength of his production

High 5 - Kiani & His Legion

High 5 - Kiani & His Legion

In 2013, Thomas Neyens first blipped into view under his alias Kiani & His Legion with two releases on Red D’s We Play House Recordings  - the Records & Culture and WPH Grey Eps

Best New Releases from July 2018

Best New Releases from July 2018

Summer is in full swing hitting up with fresh albums, exciting releases, and impressive remixes

PREMIERE: Far Out Radio Systems - In A Moment Of Pure Being (4 A.M. Mix) [Tanzbar Records]

PREMIERE: Far Out Radio Systems - In A Moment Of Pure Being (4 A.M. Mix) [Tanzbar Records]

People often say a picture is worth a thousand words, but what of a song?

Best New Releases from June 2018

Best New Releases from June 2018

June has already established a fresh and sunny summer vibe in the underground electronic music scene with stunning releases by Cleveland, Love Over Entropy, Human Space Machine, Lord Of The Isles, Red Axes, Afriqua, Dorisburg & Fabian Bruhn, Toto Chiavetta, Supreems and Pional

Recondite & Henrik Schwarz - Motion [Afterlife]

Recondite & Henrik Schwarz - Motion [Afterlife]

Tale Of Us' Afterlife imprint offers the third installment of their 'Realm Of Consciousness' compilation.

R100 & Amin Fallaha - DUAT 003 [Duat Records]

R100 & Amin Fallaha - DUAT 003 [Duat Records]

DUAT (pronounced "do-aht") was the realm of the dead in ancient Egyptian mythology. A fitting name for a new label from R100 (aka Ruede Hagelstein) and Amin Fallaha focused on slow, heavy techno that transports your soul to a dystopian fantasy realm.

PREMIERE: Nathan Surreal - The Dreams [Native Response]

PREMIERE: Nathan Surreal - The Dreams [Native Response]

Nathan Surreal explores the deep ends of music design and art. With his sound keeping it between Detroit and Chicago, Nathans music has lead him releasing four EP's from 2014 till 2016 on labels as KMS Records, Motech Records and Coincidence Records.

Meditation Tunnel - La La La

Meditation Tunnel - La La La

Are you are suffering from music review fatigue? Do all those fancy words and clever observations blend in your head into one hot ball of "la la la"

PREMIERE: Atish & Bengal - Tortoise [Manjumasi]

PREMIERE: Atish & Bengal - Tortoise [Manjumasi]

Quality over quantity is at the heart of Atish’s musical outlook and why we here at Fiction have no qualms in helping debut one of his latest musical collaborations

High 5 - cmd q

High 5 - cmd q

When it comes to German underground electronic music hotspots, Leipzig is surely worth keeping an eye on

PREMIERE: Phunkadelica - Microcosmo (Original Mix) [Engrave Ltd]

PREMIERE: Phunkadelica - Microcosmo (Original Mix) [Engrave Ltd]

Last year’s debut EP ‘Intergalactico’ by mysterious duo Phunkadelica released via Engrave Ltd gained recognition from many DJ’s and producers on the underground music scene.

Queniv - Old Friend

Queniv - Old Friend

When you're asked to review a track from an artist you don’t know on a compilation with no familiar names and on a label that doesn’t ring a bell, what possible context can you have?

Best New Releases from May 2018

Best New Releases from May 2018

Summer is upon us, and with it we herald the arrival of stunning albums, gorgeous releases, and exiting remixes from the likes of Llewellyn, Lawrence, Konduku, Eduardo De La Calle, Arkajo, Ripperton, Superpitcher, Marcus Worgull, Skee Mask and Upsammy .

Melatonin Man - ‘Cruise Control Love’ EP

Melatonin Man - ‘Cruise Control Love’ EP

‘Cruise Control Love’ is the debut full EP from Melatonin Man aka Tammo Hesselink out now on Dutch label Nous’klaer Audio

High 5 - LOR

High 5 - LOR

For our latest installment in High 5 series we welcome our friend and astonishingly talented artist from Belfast, Lunar Orbit Rendezvous aka LOR