Anthoney Hart (East Man, Imaginary Forces) returns to the prestigious Planet Mu label under his Basic Rhythm alias after a short absence, with On The Threshold. A collection that promises to be a treat for DJs, it sprawls from drum'n'bass to jungle and hardcore on a thread of thoughtfulness and experimentalism.
A collaboration between Aphex Twin *Richard D. James( and ┬Á-Ziq *Mike Paradinas(, 'Expert Knob Twiddlers' was made back in 1994. Richard edited the tracks into shape later in 1996 with his new Apple Mac computer and it was released later that year on Rephlex. This new reissued version has been carefully cleaned up, re/edited and remastered from the original DAT tapes, put into a more fitting order and, more excitingly, seven new bonus tracks and alternative ver/sions have also been added. Something clicked when Mike and Rich worked together and the sessions have a unique feel< playful and at times actually drunk. The... + INFO
A real sense of drama is a thread that runs through Solar Bears music, Supermigration, their second album following 2010s critically lauded She Was Coloured In is full of all kinds of drama - from the intimate to the psychedelic, from the chase to the suppression. This time its been taken to a new level in all kinds of ways. Supermigration is the result of a year and a half of on/off studio time in a state-of-the-art studio in the Wicklow Mountains (a far cry from the bedroom studio where they produced their debut). Compositions were road tested through a steady stream of live performances that saw John and Ran expand... + INFO
First full-length album from young producer Rian Treanor. 'ATAXIA' is accordingly a tighter and more rigorously organised set of tracks, with intense rhythmic structures and precisely calibrated synthesis. But in case that sounds alienating, fear not, because Treanor's sound leaves plenty of room for the dance as well as the home listening environment. On Planet Mu.