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Label Highlight: Tokyo Electro Beat Recordings
Founded in 2004 by prolific Japanese Electro Bass artist AE35, Tokyo Electro Beat Recordings is a product of hope and frustration shared by many across the world, as we fight to let the music be heard in a world confused and subverted into believing that the mediocrity found...Read more!
Gear Review: Bass Station II
Novation is back, this time with yet another one of the most iconic Bass machines in synth history: The Bass Station...II! That's right boys and girls, get ready for more mean bass tones, aggressive filter sweeps, and all around warm and powerful analog synthesis that can really give you anything you are looking for; all at your fingertips. Based on the original Bass Station of course, this synth is not only a cleaner and sleeker "re-issue", but also a step forward as it integrates not only an arpeggiator and step sequencer, but an upgraded filter that features a switchable "Diode Ladder Filter" design, that can take this great little monosynth into Moogish and 303ish territories with lots of class and depth. Read more!
Record Review: Jauzas The Shining
Jauzas The Shining's great return on the Psamathe, Britain (UK) Techno/Electro label, one year after his "Nuclear Invasion EP". The Bordeaux based artist (Transient Force, New Flesh Records, Minimum Syndicat, Black Montana) signs with "Shadows" a mighty follow up in form of a three tracker E.P., complemented by...Read more!
Record Review: We Are Electro
As the longest running Electro portal, Electro Empire has been at the forefront of the music since its inception in 1998, providing a resource for die-hard Electro Funk fans a platform to come together and discuss what had been a monumental era for Hip Hop and Electronic music: The heyday of Electro Funk! Offering not just a forum, but also articles on artists, record reviews of classic hits, snippets of music, and what was really a plethora of information that helped to even school a new generation trying to come back to the funk, following a calling that would soon see the birth of the "3rd Wave" of "Electro" music. Read more!
Record Review: Mr. Myoplast
You may have already heard about Ben Wehunt as a label owner, thanks to a handful of successful releases including the essential "Global Systems Vol.1" compilation, and the recent "Departing The Hourglass" album from Analogous Doom published on his own Body Control Records. But Mr. Myoplast is also a talented Atlanta based Electro / Techno producer, author of...Read more!
Record Review: Hadamard
Since Janko Bartelink, better known as Hadamard has been haunting labels such as Bunker, Mighty Robot Recordings, Semantica Records, and Last Known Trajectory with his menacing shadow, a couple of albums, and a handful of E.P.'s have seen the daylight. Taken from Hadamard's "Love Songs" opus on Transient Force in 2010, the "Ass In Bass EP" marks the Dutch artist's second...Read more!