Software and hardware company IK Multimedia has announced four new plugins designed to emulate classic TASCAM tape hardware. The models are officially certified from TASCAM and focus on everything from the high-end reel-to-reel tape to portable cassette recorders that were a super popular home-recording solution from 1984 onwards.
Morgan Hislop has shared a new single.
Serving as the first release for recently-launched London label Remedy!, Hislop's single 'About 2 Be' steps away from his previous dancefloor-focused tracks on labels like Moveltraxx and Phone Home Records, and into sonic realms of sugar-coated, club-inspired pop.
The vocals on the track come courtesy of London-based artist OhEm, who delivers sublime lyrics about love, memories and "the best night of your life", with Hislop's twinkling melodies serving as the perfect backdrop.
Standard Deviation, the in-house label of Kyiv club ∄, continues its vinyl series this month with a new split EP from Berlin-based Mala Junta resident D.Dan and Ukraine’s Omon Breaker.
Roland’s infamous SP-404 sampler has been given its first major update since the original release back in 2005. The unit is famous for making lo-fi beats and has been the go-to sampler for the likes of Flying Lotus, James Blake and many more.
Themes from various iconic film soundtracks will feature in a new installment of Late Night Tales.
Set for release on 5th November, 'Late Night Tales: At The Movies' is a 24-track compilation of music from seminal films including The Shining, Taxi Driver, A Clockwork Orange, Blade Runner, and Kill Bill.
Stephan Bodzin has unveiled his third album.
The classically-educated German techno producer self-released 'Boavista' via his own imprint Herzblut Recordings on 8th October. It marks the follow-up to 2015's 'Powers of Ten'.
Whittled down from 25 tracks from his archives, the album's 17 tracks were finished while Bodzin was living in Brazil earlier this year.
Dean Blunt has shared a new video.
Comprising two tracks - 'MUGU' from Blunt's recent LP 'Black Metal 2' and 'Stoozy' featuring A$AP Rocky - the visual accompaniment to 'Urban Hymns' comes with one simple instruction: "play w speakers". Watch it below.
The follow-up to 2014's landmark 'Black Metal', the 10-track 'Black Metal 2' was released via Rough Trade back in June. Check it out here.
Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar and Mary J Blige are among five multi-award-winning artists set to perform at next year's Super Bowl.
Taking place at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California on Sunday, 13th February 2022, Superbowl LVI will also feature halftime appearances by Eminem and his long-time mentor, Dr. Dre.
A new multi-media exhibition will explore Coventry's house music scene.