We are excited to announce the launch of our new monthly column “Gems of the Month” starting today. Fresh, Hip and Vanguard, there is something for everyone. From ambient soundscapes to offbeats Hip-Hop to Post-Industrial Pop. Our goal is to showcase the hidden gems from the most talented emerging artists active today.
Mattia Cupelli – Electric Shrines
The creative output of the Italian Composer and Producer Mattia Cupelli is impressive to say the least. He carefully blends classical influences with ambient atmospheres and poignant melodies on his new EP. “Electric Shrines” showcases his compositional and production skills.
Ohbliv – Daily Reminder
Hailing out of Richmond Virginia, Ohbliv fuses offbeat drums with disco stabs and lushy mallets on the opening track of his latest release “Daily Reminder”. Through the song, he intelligently combines syncopated rhythms with boom bap elements.
Tane – Here We Go
The track “Here We Go” from Brooklyn based producer Tane is a marvelous funky tune that draws influences from blues, jazz, and soul. Through the track, Tane showcases influences from artists like John Scofield and Gramatik infusing personality, beautiful sax lines topped with a groovy bassline.
David Cordeiro – 25 de Agosto 3.AM
A spiritual journey inspired by a long fight against one of the cruelest diseases humans ever faced. This elegant ambient track touches the soul and reminds us to appreciate this beautiful gift called life.
Datach’i – Rockledge 3A
A modular synth journey composed on an original Eurotrack model,”Rockedge 3A” is the latest offering from L.A based producer Datach’i. His new album “Bones” will be released on Venetian Snares imprint Timesig this upcoming July.
Seabuckthorn – Crossing
In a world full of copycats, not many artists can fully express their creativity while still maintaining their artistic vision. Seabuckthorn music blends unusual guitar techniques like bowing and finger picking, “Crossing” takes you on a journey to a place of calmness and relaxation.
John Shima – Intel
The city of Sheffield has contributed immensely to the development of the UK techno scene. “Intel” represents well this tradition. John Shima cleverly fuses Synthwave melodies with breakbeats, showcasing elegance, taste and creativity.
Rosa Anschütz – Diopter
Berlin-based artist Rosa Anschütz’s debut EP Rigid is a journey to the realms of human emotions. “Diopter” fuses post-industrial influences with sparse beats and introspective atmospheres, highlighting the talent of Rosa as a singer and composer.