[Fr] Philip Sherburne mixe sa sélection 2010

Figure emblématique du journalisme sur les cultures des musiques électroniques, Philip Sherburne (RA, The Wire, Pitchfork, Beatport…) est également devenu un dj respecté depuis quelques années. Il faut dire qu’avec la tonne de promos qu’il reçoit chaque semaine, cela aurait été dommage de ne pas tenter d’utiliser ce potentiel au maximum. Ce qu’il réussi désormais avec brio. Continue reading

[En] Interview : Bvdub (quietus recordings / styrax)

Brock Van Wey alias Bvdub has launched in december 2007 a very intimate label about ambiant and deep mind elevations. Based in San Francisco, Quietus only delivers 100 hand-made cd-r copies for each releases, including artists like Brock himself, Quantec and Remote_. A very talented crew who has already signed amazing stuff for the highly respected Styrax label. Here, Brock talks about his music, the story of Quietus and its releases, the mp3 vs the cd-r distribution, why it’s so important for him to produce hand-made cd-r’s, and the unexpected reactions of the listeners of Quietus. Far away from the techno (or the “minimal”) star-system, all the things you are going to read tends to suggest this guy is just a true music-lover. Continue reading