Here are the albums, mixes and EPs we were feeling in January.
A thrilling combination of footwork, jungle and house from a key New York artist.
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- Rachel Noon
Mysteries Of The Deep CXV
A trance-inflected ambient mix from the Large Marge founder and Unter resident.
- Taylor Bratches
The Bunker Podcast 208
Spacey and nimble rhythms woven together by an underrated New York DJ (and occasional RA contributor).
- Alex Falk
HNYPOT 352: Alex Falk's The Drums Are Lava Mix
This mix of pounding house and techno from the Tennessee DJ lives up to its name: "the drums are lava."
- Denis Riabov
Sounds From Nowhere
An eye-opening mix focusing on electronic music from Izhevsk, a hotspot deep in Russia's Ural mountains.
Dekmantel Podcast 265
A wild and dynamic mix of sounds—dubstep, techno, disco, ghettotech, etc.—that could only come from Gigsta.
Truancy Volume 256
Techno old and new, played really fast, from one of the New York underground's most essential DJs.
- DJ Swisha & Kush Jones
The Lot Radio 01-02-2020
Speaking of New York DJs, here's two more, throwing down techno, jazzy house, ballroom, broken beat and electro.
- Seth Troxler
Live At Closer
This three-hour excerpt from a 15-hour set in Kyiv gives you a good idea of where the superstar DJ's head is at these days.
- Ali Wade
Beyond / Below 28
Another knockout mix from the inspiring ambient series Beyond / Below, this time from Frequency Domain's Ali Wade.
- Jasmine Infiniti
FACT Mix 741
Whiplash techno from one of America's fiercest DJs.
Between The Beats: Marie Davidson
The Canadian artist opens up about life on the road.
The Art Of DJing: Lena Willikens
Willikens' approach to DJing, shaped at Salon Des Amateurs, has been refined to suit the demands of a touring artist. She speaks to Elissa Stolman about embracing mistakes, reading a crowd and waiting ten years for the perfect moment to play a track.
Breaking Through: Bergsonist
Selwa Abd's heady, ever-changing productions are just one part of her larger mission to unite artists outside capitalism. Zoë Beery joins the prolific New York-via-Casablanca artist for a revealing afternoon tea.
The Art Of Production: Ron Trent
Inside the studio (and creative mind) of a true house music innovator.
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