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VOZ – LAST EP Review [TLS002]

TLS’s second vinyl is coming from an Frankfurt/Offenbach duo named VOZ which is the Spanish word for voice. The idea behind the name is simple: voice, sound and speech – a necessity for those who create and understand life lyrically … Continued

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Review Costin Rp – “Back To The Future Ep” – PTXS 008

Costin Rp puts down some energetic and forward-thinking tunes that greatly fit to such a authentic and artistic label like Pressure Traxx. Coming from Bucharest, the Romanian artist has been heard and recognized for a while now and his approach … Continued

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Meffert & Sannikow, Arapu “Hill Ep” Review

The creative collective of truelovesounds is based in and around Frankfurt. The young label has its focus on ‘undiscovered’ individuals who are driven by the passion for experimental and minimalistic sound of music. It is a platform for those who … Continued

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Cristi Cons & DeWalta ‎– ∞ MEANDER 17 Review

Cristi Cons & DeWalta showcase an extreme blend of chemistry and balance on their latest release, elegantly titled after the symbol for infinity, ∞. These forward-thinking tunes are all about dualism. Classy and minimalist, yet direct and energetic. Innovative and … Continued

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Hostom 003 Review

Hostom is a record label with a truly unique approach. The artists who contribute to the music are always kept secret, so the listener can focus on the main thing: the actual artistry of the sound. This release is labeled … Continued

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Zefzeed, Lush EP [Naural 005]

Zefzeed’s warmly stripped house music is with no doubt deeply rooted in the laid back vibe typical to the western part of Romania And the 5th installment of Naural comes to be the perfect playground for Zefzeed to unravel yet … Continued

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Holdie Gawn – “Holdie Gawn” EP

Artist and producer Holdie Gawn set out to create a thick, layered and intricate sonic landscape on newly released project “Yborg”. The song showcases a very beat-centric approach to composition, as the drum machine sounds feel gritty and instinctive. On … Continued

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Andrey Zots – Impressed EP

“Impressed” is a 5-track EP from electronic music producer and performer Andrey Zots. This particular release has been in the works for nearly 2 years: it might seems like an absurdly long amount of time to work on a release … Continued

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Playground Vol 1 (VRS 001)

Playground Vol.1 is a collection of 3 tracks by forward-thinking producers such as DJ Pi Ge, Hello? Reateat Soundsystem and DeWalta. The 3 artist joined forces to release a diverse, kaleidoscopic and unique mix of songs, where the production values … Continued

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David Nicolas, Maloma EP Review [KUSI001]

Over the years David Nicolas has worked on many many projects which are based in Mannheim, and yet he still didn’t get the sightliness he really deserves and that is why it’s worth investigating. Together with Sebstian Werle both have … Continued

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Dan Andrei – Parcul Cosmos LP Review

  Dan Andrei breaks the one year silence of [a:rpia:r] since Raresh’s ”Vivaltu” with his double ”Parcul Cosmos”. It’s one of the the most substantial outings yet, being the second album length release on [a:rpia:r] label. On side A 1 Saturat … Continued

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Kaitaro “Lost & Found” EP on Handcrafted Label

Kai (aka Kaitaro Nakaima) started producing his own tracks in 2004 and ever since he is concentrating on live gigs and track production. Kai’s latest release is Lost & Found from Handcrafted Label. The side A has two original productions from … Continued

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Unknown – Due – HOWL002

The HOWL is back, are you ready to howl? We’ve had the pleasure to review the debut double disc from Giovanni & Germano’s label HOWL not too long ago (link), and we’re pleased to say the sophomore 12” is as … Continued

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Konrad Black “The Scorched Earth” EP review

It’s been a decade since Todd Shillington aka Konrad Black’s last release came out- discounting 2012’s collaboration with Art Department, which seems a near eternity in a scene where transience and flux predominates. Intentional hyperbole aside, with the incredible volume … Continued

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Crihan released “Uelden” EP on Ultrastretch

It is no exaggeration to say that Ultrastretch has accumulated an array of outstanding releases and artists since its creation in 2011. One knows that being as renown a representative of the underground music scene as Sammy Dee is, he … Continued

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Cobblestone Jazz “Northern Lights” Ep review

Cobblestone Jazz represents the Canadian west coast music scene again with a new release – Northern Lights- at Itiswhatitis record label, the cradle of birth for both Mathew Jonson and the Cobblestone Jazz crew. On A side in Northern Lights … Continued

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Malin Genie “Sense of Swing” EP review

Nick Putman aka Malin Genie released his first EP in 2012. Since then the Amsterdam/Paris based DJ and producer joined Mandar along with Samuel Andre Madsen aka S.A.M and Lazare Hoche with whom he also co-owned the label Oscillat. Although … Continued

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Verrina & Ventura – Uno – [HOWL001] Review

Giovanni Verrina and Germano Ventura are no strangers when it comes to the murky world of techno, the first being part owner of the well established All Inn Records imprint, as well as partners in crime with the former as … Continued

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Fumiya Tanaka “UFO Training” EP review

With a discography that dates back two decades, Kyoto’s Fumiya Tanaka is one of those producers who needs little in the way of an introduction. UFO Training sees Tanaka add Cabanne & Eric V’s Minibar label to his extensive list … Continued

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Seuil “Chocolate Gangsta” EP review

The month of May starts promising with a catchy EP from Seuil – Chocolate Gangsta- released at Eklo, his own label established since 2007. Eklo gained a lot of popularity along the years mostly because of all the young and … Continued

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Suciu – Reactiiletale EP Review

PTXS 003 – Suciu – Reactiiletale – Part I “Hats off” was our instant reaction to Suciu`s Reactiiletale (in translation “Your reactions”) EP, the first part of this third release on the silver series at Pressure Traxx. A1 side`s Dusintors … Continued

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O’ld Dog “Beyond Belief” EP review

Low Money Music Love started back in 2013 seeing it’s first release in the form of a VA featuring legendary Steve O’Sullivan sharing slots with O’ld Dog and Chop Suey. Fast forward to 2015 and we’re greeted by their fourth … Continued

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Barac – Verniana EP (PTX 011) review

Pressure Traxx is getting ready to welcome Barac this April with his Verniana EP. Previously known as part of the Romanian project NoiDoi,  Barac decided to go solo a few years back and since then released at labels like ODD … Continued

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Suburbs “Din Suflet” EP [PALOTIE 001]

Suburbs decided to launch their own label- Palotie- in April and we couldn`t be more excited at hearing the good news. Four tracks- Amazon, Therapy, Trip and Craiasa – will enchant our ears on this first release, all of them … Continued

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Fumiya Tanaka, Beautiful Town EP Review

  Fumiya Tanaka decided this February to join the experimental team at Pluie/Noir with his “Beautiful Town” EP. On the A-side neighbourhood the one and only street is called the Abacus Avenue and we got hooked while wandering up and … Continued