QRTR – You Won’t Return (Nunca)

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QRTR, a -based electronic producer and DJ, has signed with for the release of her debut full-length album ‘Drenched’, out now as a limited Edition 100 run of High-Bias cassette tapes. Featuring a sample (or cover?) of ‘Ice Cream’ by New Young Pony Club, a song I couldn’t stop playing back in 2006.

Tags: #electronic #house #indie/rock

Melanie Velarde – Another Para

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Melanie Velarde is a -based artist field recordings, objects, voices and instruments. This track comes form Melanie’s ‘Bez’ album, released on . Before released, ‘Bez’ was originally broadcast as a continuous mix of all new and original Music from Velarde during RVNG’s Rinse FM takeover in 2018. The ‘Bez’ project was part of Commend NYC’s ‘Commend See’ series, and launched the sub-label. Commend NYC is the record shop run by RVNG’s Matt Werth, established in 2016.

Tags: #ambient #electronic #field-recordings #pop

Sign Libra – Sea of Nectar

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Sign Libra is the moniker of the multi-talented Latvian music producer and artist Agata Melnikova. Her new album ‘Sea to Sea’ (inspired by the “seas” of the moon’s surface, known collectively as Lunar Maria) has been released on the -based music institution

Tags: #avantgarde #instrumental #modern-classical

Sam Gendel – Satin Doll

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Title track from Sam Gendel’s upcoming ‘Satin Doll’ LP, due out on -based on 13th March. Gendel is a saxophonist and clarinetist, who collaborated on one of my favourite albums of 2018 ‘Sam Gendel & ‎– Music For Saxofone & Bass Guitar’. Recorded in Gendel’s native , the album features three musicians: Gendel on saxophone, Gabe Noel on electric bass, and Philippe Melanson on electronic percussion.

Tags: #experimental #instrumental #jazz

Against All Logic – Alucinao (feat. Estado Unido & FKA Twigs)

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Out now on Nicolas Jaar’s based label. (Previous A.A.L. #SOTD here: ‘Know You’; previous Jaar mixes here: The Network (Part 1) 2016 and The Network (Part 2) 2016; FKA Twigs here: ‘Holy Terrain’ (feat. Future)). In addition to this double A-Side, A.A.L. has released a new album ‘2017–2019’ (Bandcamp|Spotify)

Tags: #downtempo #electronic #experimental #idm

Moon Diagrams – Trappy Bats Meets Shigeto (Feat Shigeto)

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Moon Diagrams is the solo recording project of Deerhunter co-founder and drummer Moses John Archuleta. The track ‘Trappy Bats’ was largely recorded in a single night as a means to process the intense intersection of Archuleta’s social, political, and personal hysteria. The ‘Trappy Bats’ EP was released last August on the label, and features this reworking by Detroit based producer Zachary Shigeto Saginaw (Shigeto).

Tags: #dark #electronic #experimental #percussion

Quantic – You Used To Love Me (feat. Denitia)

William Holland (aka Quantic) is a British multi-instrumentalist, producer, DJ and remixer, who likes to mixes jazz sensibility with future dancefloor orientated grooves, deep funk, tough drums and tropical rhythms. Holland has been based in Colombia since 2006. From the upcoming album Atlantic Oscillations, out on New York based Brighton label . Available to pre-order as a Black 2xLP 12″ Vinyl, CD and Digital Album on Bandcamp.

Tags#electronic #funk #jazz