Swedish producer Axel Boman is like nobody else in dance music. With a wicked sense of humour, both feet on the dancefloor and an ear cocked to psychedelia, with releases for Pampa, Hypercolour and his own label Studio Barnhus, he's got all bases covered. Now his debut album's ready to drop, so we talk musical passion, taking the piss, Sweden's dance scene now, his disco side project and fine art...
There's a new techno sound echoing from the post-industrial streets of one of the UK's biggest conurbations. Influenced by Berlin and Detroit, Manchester's young producers are making something that could only be born in their city.
Cosmic, psychedelic and extraordinary, Eric Volta's music is as far out as the man behind it. We asked the maker of 'Love Your Illusion' to explain his inexplicable writing process...
Happy to mix up the genres, Love’s taste in music is right across the board, placing him in good stead to reveal his Lucky 7.
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This month's underground bombs
Solomun +1 and Wisdom Of The Glove
Sheffield's Cabaret Voltaire were way, way ahead of their time.
Brooklyn's underground electronic duo Blondes are back with a new album, laced with dark techno tones and hypnotic psychedelic edges. With all eyes on NYC, they've made one of the reinvigorated scene's defining records...