Hamburg-based Ben Champell makes his OFF Recordings debut presenting a very proper peaktime techno 3-track EP titled ‘Vanta Black‘. Listen below to the premiere of his track ‘Straight Forward (Original Mix)‘ to come OUT with the ‘Vanta Black‘ EP on october 8, 2021 via OFF Recordings. The track ‘Straight Forward’ takes a more minimalistic approach with its stripped back beat and an elegantly-hypnotic synth lead.

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Augusto Taito, young talented producer from Argentina delivers new EP ‘Data Fluids‘, a notorious latin influenced techno EP with a deep tribal feeling in its core structure.

Opaque and groovy basslines are the main ingredient of the subtle tone of his tracks. Combining gentle usage of noise and percussive elements with a futuristic approach to the melodic section, Augusto manages to craft a feeling being entranced, as possessed by a spell.

Listen here to the premiere for the track: Augusto Taito – Feels Different (Original mix)

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Absence of Facts presents another volume of the ‘Blue Ribbon Series’, this time with a 4-track compilation with its roots firmly in the relentless techno of the ’90s.

Blue Ribbon Series‘ introduces modern analog-inspired tracks that have been handcrafted and carefully selected in Helsinki, Finland, featuring top finnish artists with a premium selection of techno and electro.

Reginald opens the fifth compilation with haunting analog groove “I’m Ready”, Poly Sone delivers a hypnotic nod to the oldskool trancey direction while another FND label regular Kaltstam provides an excellent example of signature Finnish melancholia. Empath closes the fifth installment of Blue Ribbon Series with dark, industrialish broken beat mayhem.

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Following up on their strong OFF Recordings debut from last year, the Budapest based techno duo Steam Shape return to the label with 2 massive tracks. The EP entitled ‘Conduction’ is going to be released on July 16, 2021. The two-track bundle brings out bombs with a massive industrial groove of techno.
 
Here is the premiere for the track ‘Conduction’, that offers a tight groove, hypnotic vocals and an energetic synth line, combined in a tight arrangement.

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Helsinki-based label Absence of Facts will be releasing a funky and raw two tracker EP by Orion.

With its roots firmly in the relentless techno of the ’90s, Absence of Facts presents modern analog-inspired tracks that have been handcrafted and carefully selected in Helsinki, Finland.   ‘Outlaw’ is a brilliant looping tool equipped with driving minimal funk while ‘Komainu’ takes things to the broken beat domain spiced with haunting granular vox.

Listen exclusively to the premiere for the track ‘Orion – Komainu (Original Mix)‘ here.

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