The markers that identify the boundaries of the label’s surface area — techno, ambient, musiqué concrete — are on display, and the terrain inside them is mapped and signposted with the selection of twelve tracks spanning the last twenty years of releases. Raster-Noton have, in their own words, always tried to be more than a […]
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Genres blend and melt, without ever being forced. It’s fascinating to see what some electronic artists did musically before taking on their better known mantles. Biosphere with his textured ambient soundscapes started out with synth-pop minimalism as E-Man. Techno stalwart Lagowski began his sonic career with the Industrial outfit of Nagamatzu, a duo that have […]
Eight is another engrossing extension of dub territory, as each of Monteith’s solo albums opens up a new world. Eighth world, next the ninth. Montrealer Scott Monteith (for some time now via Berlin) continues to transmit some of the strongest, most flexible messages in dub techno. From rather deracinated beatmaking at the very beginning of […]