RA travelled to this year's Ether festival in London to spend time with a group of artists—Mount Kimbie, Apparat, Bass Clef, the Brandt Brauer Frick Ensemble—who warp the perception of live dance music.
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014
"it’s not inhuman, but sort of prehuman." Ralph Cumbers explains why Wolfgang Voigt's ambient masterpiece means so much to him.
Thu, 12 Sep 2013
Ahead of his new EP for Punch Drunk, the Bristol artist drops a space-themed video for the track "Stenaline Metranil Solar Flare."
Thu, 27 Sep 2012
A little under one month out from our night at Ether Festival, the lo-fi enthusiast and Bristol native turns in 50-minute self-described "psychedelic acid house" mix for Dummy, making use of several tracks from his Reeling Skullways album released earlier this year.
Mon, 10 Sep 2012
The Londoner speaks with Juno Plus about the freedom acquiring a modular synth has enabled, and his gradual shift towards the 4/4 template since the time he spent as a drum & bass DJ in Bristol.
Tue, 26 Jun 2012
Bristol producer Bass Clef has started a new interview series for "producers whom [he] admires," wherein he questions them about the creative process rather than the usual interview fare. First up: Kowton.
Mon, 30 Apr 2012
Bass Clef talks about new album 'Reeling Skullways'
Tue, 24 Apr 2012
Reeling Skullways sees UK artist Ralph Cumbers explore off-kilter forms of house and techno via the vehicle of modular synthesis. It's coming out next week on Peverelist's Punch Drunk imprint and you can hear it here first.
Tue, 8 Jul 2014
The 12-track collection, out in September, chronicles the Bristol label's past four years.
Wed, 4 Jun 2014
Travel By Goods has released a collection of live performances, also including Some Truths and Joane Skyler.
Tue, 22 Apr 2014
The two-disc collection features original music by Brian Eno, Harold Budd and Jon Hassell alongside remixes from Hieroglyphic Being, patten and Bandshell.
Tue, 18 Mar 2014
The UK producer will release a new LP under his Some Truths moniker in April.
Wed, 29 Jan 2014
Bass Clef and Valerio Tricoli are behind some other slabs of vinyl to come on the experimental label through the first part of this year.
Tue, 22 Oct 2013
Ralph Cumbers has two new releases through his Magic + Dreams label this week.
Fri, 2 Aug 2013
Kowton and Chris Farrell will be repping for the UK shop and label at two parties later this month.
Mon, 4 Mar 2013
The new Bristol festival emphasizes cutting-edge visuals and live performance from artists like Skudge and Will Saul.