Mike Schommer – Anamnesis (vinyl – Mosaic 039)

Deepchord co-founder Mike Schommer is back from a 15-year hiatus with an entrancing 12″ on Steve O Sullivan’s Mosaic Records. After withdrawing from production for an extended period, the enigmatic producer revives his legacy with an unrestrained session using analog synths, drum machines and cavernous sound manipulations. Interestigly the same sharp, edgy kickdrum was used… Continue reading


Aura Fresh – WintAir EP (digital – CPR009)

New year, new EP on Chord Plaza Records. Aura Fresh is back with a 6-track dubtechno release. Beside the original dubby, techy house-trip ‘WintAir’, EP contains nice dub tunes like Elavult N Porlepte’s remix and Aura Fresh Re-Dub version. The release ends with the slower dubtech tune Hofodte and with emotional dubby vibes of Flakes… Continue reading


STL – Spice (vinyl – SOLAR09)

Collapsing, weird basslines, dirty tech-grooves, synth arpeggios as you like it…. Solar Phenomena are keeping up a busy and high quality release rate in 2018 with a fifth offering already. This one is a three tracker from STL, who already released his “If Time Would Move Backwards” EP on the label earlier in the year.… Continue reading



Aura Fresh – Dubbing Outdoor (Volume One) [cd and digital]

Aura Fresh is back with a new dub techno cd album on Chord Plaza Records. The first track of the release is a 12 minutes composition titled “Dubbing Outdoor”. It starts with his own field recordings made up of nature sound, then the string chords fading in slowly. The track has a dubby chill-tech-like sound to… Continue reading


Radius – Obsolete Machines

The entire album has been painstakingly restored from 20 year old cassette tapes, not an easy task but with alluring sonic results. Remastered using Apogee convertors and analog tape to preserve the integrity of the original masters. 2XCD (Duplicated on Disk Makers Diamond CD) set packaged in eco friendly digipak case with custom metallic artwork,… Continue reading