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Idle Hands (Record label)
Idle Hands is a Bristol-based record label, founded in 2009 by Chris Farrell.
Idle Hands in Reviews
Music Review | posted 02.02.2016
Matt Karmil
IDLE033
On »IDLE033« there’s not much left of Matt Karmil’s previous sassy house releases. But this piece is also sassy, just in a different way.
Music Review | posted 14.11.2014
Strategy
Seeds of Paradise
Strategy is best when dealing with long formats. »Seeds Of Paradise«, his ninth record in ten years, proves it once more. You should listen to it from beginning to end.
Music Review | posted 05.11.2013
Strategy
Return From the Stars 12"
In the last ten years, Strategy has activated all genres of electronic music. His new single can be considered »house« with influences of »balearic«, »dub« and »reggae«.
Recent Articles
Music Portrait | posted 05.05.2020
Soviet Grail
Collective memory
Amid jazz experiments, electronic brutalism and psychedelic underground, Sergey Klimov digs for treasures for which musicians ended up in prison. With Soviet Grail, the Russian label boss traces the history of Soviet music.
Music News | posted 13.04.2020
Quelle Chris & Chris Keys
Exclusive: »Innocent Country: Season 2«
Actually, 2020 can erase itself – but: Quelle Chris is releasing a new record. Together with producer Chris Keys and a handful of feature guests. Exclusively from us in a limited colour vinyl edition.
Music News | posted 25.03.2020
Jake Sollo
Reissued: »Boogie Legs«
Jake Sollo’s album »Boogie Legs«, first released in 1980, will be reissued by Tidal Waves at the end of May. Exclusively with us there will be a Yellow Vinyl Edition.
Music Review | posted 25.05.2020
Various Artists
Artificial Dancers – Waves Of Synth
You think you already know everything about synthesizer music from the 1980s? Then, thanks to »Artificial Dancers – Waves Of Synth« you can practice in humility.
Music Review | posted 29.05.2020
Greg Fox
Contact
Greatness through reduction: On »Contact« drummer Greg Fox uses his instrument even more purposefully.