The ha wouldn’t be mixed the way it has been all these years if not for him. I could go on and on. Vjuan has left a mark on this world, one that continues to birth some of the most creative people you’ll ever meet.
New one for @Truants from me, a portrait of finding myself lost and making my way back, a tracing of my own skin, a stone turned over beneath my fingers and here I've chosen to let it fly. Thank you, I hope you like it!
SOPHIE changed the sound of dance music, pop music, music altogether. She created new sounds, sounds that immediately, unmistakably became hers. Her footprint is all over modern music in ways that we are only starting to comprehend. She was only getting started. A genius.
Re-record is a project made to highlight Black artists who've had an impact on electronic music's development in a way its authors feel demands greater recognition on platforms like RA
naive has a patreon (patreon.com/violetakaviolet) where you can get many perks (forthcoming music! my demos! naive and violet catalogue!) + receiving merch every three months magically at home + mentorship sessions and workshops in radio, music production and more depending on tier
.@arielzetina - MUAs At The End Of The World
An EP themed around the important (and multi-faceted) role that makeup plays in the daily lives and safety of trans people, featuring emotional, jagged house tracks and a fearsome cover of Vanity 6's Make-Up
Klein - Frozen
Maybe the best record from Klein yet, sounding like a bedroom seance conducted with an old ham radio, where distortion, drop-outs and silence become devices of expert songwriting
V/A (@Chinabot_) - HKH Cryosphere chinabot.bandcamp.com/album/hkh-cryo…
Wild compilation from one of my favourite labels, Chinabot, showcasing producers from the countries surrounding the Himalayas. This label released some of the most intense and creative electronic music of the year
Cryptobitch - Cryptobitch
exael/naemi was involved in a lot of great music this year, but this one-off EP was possibly my favourite: noisy, iconoclastic, off-the-wall cyber jungle