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PLAYY. Mix #180 – OLAN

OLAN often wonders, “where do I fit in?,” and this question feels essential to her practice. Her eclectic blend of instruments and genres makes categorization tricky. Raised in church choirs, her youth in Columbus and Atlanta nurtured her love of music across bands, songwriting camps, and listening to Paramore. She

Following the critically acclaimed release of his three-part Neowl EP (alongside Grooveshack) on Elif’s Marginalia imprint back in December, German-born, Turkish producer and vocalist Bákayan now looks to grab 2024 by the horns as he lands on esteemed German imprint Stil vor Talent for his latest transmission, Fireflies. Exponent of

eevee and cliffe have us under their hypnotic embrace with their latest collaborative single ‘villain’ via the imprint Secret Souls which is run by eevee. Both remarkable sounds, this latest release crosses between genres and the result is stunning. ‘villain’ speaks on regret and follows the narrative of feeling horrible

As a musician, France’s Kmyle is as much a technician as he is a producer. His incredible technical skillset and prowess with machinery is likely due to early roots in classical music, and this foundation would eventually ground the artist’s exploration into his obsession with the “repetitive rhythms of electronic

When listening to K, the new album from German live trio KOMFORTRAUSCHEN, you’d be hard-pressed to believe that their music is being played on analogue instruments. Taking inspiration from the techno masters of Detroit, the band has crafted a sound that’s indistinguishable from machine made techno, fuelled by a shared

Kicking off our new podcast series is none other than techno icon Ellen Allien. A generational visionary, she has always looked to the future for inspiration, carving her own path in the world of techno and the Berlin dance scene as DJ, musician, label-manager and creative all rounder. Unable to

As seasons come and go and trends in the music industry change, we believe one thing remains the same: lo-fi music is where it’s at. Take rocomoco, for instance: the Berlin-based duo who are easing souls around the world with their latest single, ‘Grooveshop’ with the Danish producer Hoffy Beats

It was a time before covid when TGC entered our lives, bringing with them a magical sparkle and the single ‘ECG’ taken from their upcoming album Parallels. It was at this point that we sat down with them for an exclusive interview, in which we explored the duo’s creative process

Image by Calvin Leander Over the past few decades, German tech-house producer Sascha Braemer has pretty much had a hand in the shaping of the current global house music scene. His large number of releases have set the precedent for the sound of his genre, and his laidback beats are

            Image credit: Bill Shupp This week we sat down with vocalist Jessica Ford, producer Brett Crockett and multi-instrumentalist Eric Matsuno, who are the key members of romantic pop outfit KARMACODA. The trio will be officially releasing their shimmering single ‘Make Me The One’ on Friday the 12th but you can

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