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This edition of Sound Sunday sends you off to experience electronic music. Worlds of sound, artificially created, yet skilfully composed, decorated with beats, dubsteps, glitches, drums, basses, and embedded in soft ambiance. Fantastic soundscapes that stimulate the senses beyond reality.
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Single: Phutureprimitive – Massive Attack / Teardrop
Genre: electronic, bass, dubstep, glitch hop, remix
From his Facebook page: “Phutureprimitive is the moniker of Northwest producer and song writer Rain. (…) [His] music is singular and unique in its approach: Lush melodies drift across intricate rhythms, groove heavy beats and warm, fuzzy bass lines. Often exploring a dark and dense palette, his music also manages to convey a sense of tranquility and beauty, engaging the listener into hypnotic movement and often escalating toward a full kinetic experience. Conceived and produced in a digital environment, his music manages to convey more humanity and organic warmth then typically found in an often cold and sterile genre. Shimmering with cinematic qualities, his music ultimately speaks to both the mind and the body.”
Massive Attack / Teardrop is a free download from Bandcamp.
EP: Lidsky – Frozen In Time
Genre: electronic, bass, blues, dubstep, glitch, jazz, soul, hip hop
From the album page: “Frozen In Time is the debut release from 16 year old Colorado native Lidsky, and in spite of the title, the EP moves across all spectrums of music history effortlessly. Vintage samples find themselves to be perfectly at home alongside retro 80’s synthesis and smooth vocal chops ripped straight out of 90’s boom-bap rap. Every track on the EP has something a little different to offer, and reveals a small part of Lidsky’s eclectic musical interests. The opener, Feeling Tha Blues flips a Muddy Waters sample into a huge, incredibly danceable booty-shaker of a track. Likewise, tribute gets paid to jazz legend Ornette Coleman in To See The Light in a way that not only reflects Lidsky’s love for Coleman, but also his philosophies on music as a whole. You won’t want to miss this!”
Frozen In Time is a free download from Bandcamp.
Dysphemic – Hypnosis
Genre: electronic, classical, drum and bass, dubstep, glitch hop, violin
From their Facebook page: “Ever wondered what a violin making sweet, sweet love to a sub-woofer sounds like? How about Bach on the gear? Or maybe you’re partial to manga girls and dope beats hey? Well enter, stage left, Dysphemic & Miss Eliza! Bloomed in Melbourne, Australia from a kiss in the depths of a drum and bass party, D&E’s obsession with music and each other spawned an outfit built on melodic complexity, slamming drums, violin virtuosity and double time rap.”
Hypnosis is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Markus Paszek – Kill The Dub
Genre: electronic, dubstep
Markus Paszek is a talented, but secretive electronic music composer from Munich, Germany.
Kill The Dub is a free download from.
EP: SIKIS – Invasion EP
Genre: electronic, edm, dubstep, house
SIKIS is the electro glitch hop project of Edgar De La Croix. The producer from Toulouse, France is in love with harpischords and chipsounds.
Invasion EP is a name your price download from.
ShoKKPoynT – Discovery
Genre: electrnic, drum and bass, house, dance, dubstep
From his Bandcamp profile: “Hi! I’m Jack Purcell! I’m 13 years old and have decided to start to make electronic music. So I hope you like and I make music on audiotool.com just so you, it’s a great, fully-featured audio workstation/network! Check that out, too! It’s a great place to get started!”
Discovery is a free download from Bandcamp.
EP: Sabrepulse – First Crush EP
Genre: electro, 8bit, chiptune, drum and bass, edm, dubstep
From his Bandcamp profile: “Sabrepulse is Ashley Charles, a London based musician with a passion for creating diverse electronic music using old & new technology, most notably Nintendo Gameboys & modern sequencers.”
First Crush EP is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Skytree – Treemixes V1
Genre: electronic, bass, glitch, dubstep
From their Bandcamp profile: “The sound of Sky Crystals and Bass Forests…both old and new, rooted in the Earth and branching into the cosmos, made with gratitude for all who listen.”
Treemixes V1 is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Blackenart – Heartfeldt
Genre: ambient, electronic, drum and bass, dubstep
Blackenart is the work of David Swider, an artist from Wilmington, Massachusetts. He creates ambient soundscapes with elements of drum and bass, dubstep, and hip hop.
Heartfeldt is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Soulular – AWAKE
Genre: electronic, bass, chill, downtempo, glitch, trip hop, dubstep
From the album page: “Awake is the latest release from west coast bass producer Soulular, released on May 14th via Gravitas Recordings. Driven by deep sub bass and downtempo beats, Awake will take you where you need to go, no matter what state of mind you are in at the time, it enhances any setting. Each song has its own vibe and world do be discovered within, yet all 7 tracks vibrate with the same intention and overall chemistry as a whole. “Awake” will brighten your day or heighten your night with crispy percussion, beautiful chord progressions, and sensual melodies with enough thump to make anyone dance ecstatically.”
AWAKE is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Exist Strategy – Dreamcatcher
Genre: ambient, electrnic, chillout, future beats, shoegaze, dubstep
Exist Strategy is Montréal-born electronic music producer Anthony Baird.
Dreamcatcher is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
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