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New Album ’The Desecration of Desire’ by Dave Clarke

After a 14 year hiatus, techno and electronic music icon Dave Clarke releases his third full length album this month, entitled 'The Desecration of Desire'.
After teasing us with the fantastic first single ‘Charcoal Eyes (Glass Tears)’ featuring Mark Lanegan which received support from BBC Radio 1, BBC 6 Music, Radio X and club plays from the likes of Laurent Garnier, Len Faki, Nicole Moudeber, Marcel Dettmann etc, the long-time pioneer once again showcases his studio skills and musical vision across 10 tracks that go well beyond the dance floor.
Over the last three decades, Clarke has proved a singular voice in the underground dance world. As well as turning out essential tracks such as his famous Red Series, he has also hosted his influential White Noise radio show, which has just surpassed 600 episodes and remixed an array of artists including Depeche Mode, Chemical Brothers, A Place To Bury Strangers, Placebo, Underworld and Soft Moon.
The Desecration of Desire follows 1995’s …

Review: Premiere | Vegim – Granit EP [TMM Records]

TMMR 210, the next release from Take More Music Records features 4 original primetime techno cuts from the artist known as Vegim.
Bursting with energy and dynamics, TMMR 210 showcases Vegim’s diverse and constantly evolving unique techno sound.
Inaugurating this interstellar journey with Absolutely Shifted, the first techno track on the release introduces a deep bass driven soundscape with superbly crafted percussions combined with extra-terrestrial melodies that immediately absorbs your attention.
Adjusting route on this interstellar highway, Distorted Key changes direction by means of prefacing a drop beat bit crushed rhythm with a prominent throbbing bass, loaded with crisp percussions and interjected with the subtle inclusion of intercepted alien transmissions which add pace and urgency to the track.

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Altering course once again, Granit delivers a solid 4 to the floor groove with elegant percussions fused with an eerie and intergalactic melody suited to first-contact.
Concluding the jou…