Following on from 2018’s SHULULULU EP, the duo ‘SHXCXCHCXSH’ are back channeling their sound-design focused experimentalism into a brace of characteristically high energy recordings. Melding contemporary explorations in rhythm and texture with more traditional club tropes, Kongestion places recognizable leitmotif’s from the dance music continuum in the context of the pair’s inimitable production prowes.

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Torque‘ is a brilliant looping funk tool equipped with driving distorted acid riff, available both with and without the vocal. Tried and tested at Helsinki underground while struggling through the strange times between the lockdowns. Both versions produced by Absence of Facts label head Orion.

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Propulsive techno solicitations are abounding on Ideoma, the debut EP from Oscean, a collaboration from Sebastián Galante, also known as Seph, and Andrés Zacco. The two are figureheads of Argentina’s techno sound, with releases on labels such as Insurgentes, Echocord Colour and Illian Tape over the last decade.

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When thinking about space I always admired its mystery, beauty of motion and vastness of complex structures stretching from smallest to largest scales. Wherever you look at any scale you can observe magnificent interaction of objects, planets, stars, galaxies, moving, dancing like characters in a cosmic theatre. In this short musical piece I tried to describe in language of music, four imaginary scenes involving stellar objects, physical phenomena and us in the everlasting search for new discoveries.

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We are extremely proud to welcome back Jorg Rodriguez on the label, he is one of the very first artist that released on Illegal Alien Records back in 2008, since then he has been active with us, releasing incredible releases year by year, also we are very happy that our digital catalog number 300 belongs to him, a very special artist for a very special release in a very special year.

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Following releases on acclaimed labels Diynamic, Stil Vor Talent, Cocoon, and beyond, the multifaceted DJ/producer Malandra Jr turns his sights to Nicole Moudaber’s MOOD imprint this January. Delivering a two-track EP for the unstoppable label, Malandra Jr turns in a pair of incendiary house tracks across his ‘Engrave EP’ sure to set dancefloors alight.

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Local Suicide and Skelesys join forces for the 9th release on London clubnight and record label, Snap, Crackle & Pop, delivering a throbbing, hypnotic dive into the darkest recesses of electro and techno. A hard-hitting remix from Autumns provides a more club driven assault on title track You are Mine whilst The KVB glide through a new-beat influenced take on Naked and Confused.

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