Acid House (Music subgenre)
Acid House is a genre of house music that emerged in the 1980s in Chicago. It combines repetitive and hypnotically spoken vocals with effects and samples of the Roland TB-303.
Acid Jazz (Music subgenre)
Acid jazz is a style of jazz developed in the 1980s in London’s jazz clubs. The style combines jazz with elements of funk, soul- hip-hop, disco and is quite danceable. The genre is closely associated with Gilles Peterson’s label Talking Loud.
Acid Mothers Temple (Musicians)
Acid Mothers Temple is a Japanese rock band from Tokyo, founded by Kawabata Makoto in 1995.
Action Bronson (Musicians)
Action Bronson is an American rapper from Queens, New York.
Activia Benz (Record label)
Activia Benz is a British record label from Brighton, founded by Gregory Feldwick and Jake Slee in 2012.
Actress (Darren J. Cunningham) is a British producer of electronic music from London.
Ad Noiseam (Record label)
Ad Noiseam is a Berlin-based record label for experimental electronic music, founded in 2001 by Nicolas Chevreaux.
Ada (Michaela Dippel) is a German producer of electronic music from Cologne. She owns the record label Areal Records.
ADaD is an American rapper from Chicago.
Adam Green (Musicians)
Adam M. Green (b. 1981) is an American singer and songwriter from New York City, NY.
Adam Port (Musicians)
Adam Port is a techno and house producer from Berlin. He is signed to Keinemusik.
Adam Wiltzie (Musicians)
Adam Bryanbaum Wiltzie (b. 1969) is an American composer and sound engineer from New York City. He is known for his involvement in Stars of the Lid, The Dead Texan, Aix Em Klemm and A Winged Victory for the Sullen.
Adam X (Musicians)
Adam X is an American DJ and producer of electronic music from Berlin.
Addison Groove (Musicians)
Addison Groove (Antony Williams) is a British producer of electronic music from Bristol. Antony Williams also produces under the name Headhunter.
Adian Coker (Musicians)
Adian Coker is a rapper and producer from Sierra Leone who lives in London.
Adidas (Clothes label)
Adidas is a German sports brand, founded in 1949 by Adolf Dassler.
Adrian Sherwood (Musicians)
Adrian Sherwood (b.1958) is a British producer, label runner and musician from London. He founded several labels, among them are Hitrun Records (1978), Green Tea Records and Soundboy Records. However, his best known label is On-U Sound (1980), where bands like New Age Steppers, Bim Sherman and Dub Syndicate released on.
Adrian Younge (Musicians)
Adrian Younge (b. 1979) is an American composer and producer from Los Angeles.
Aeroplane (Vito De Luca) is a Belgian producer from Auvelais.
Aery Metals (Musicians)
Aery Metals is a record label from London, founded in 2013 and specialized in electronic music.
Music − Review | posted 15.09.2021
Rossz Csillag Alatt Született
The finally rereleased LP “Rossz Csillag Alatt Született” is and remains Venetian Snares’ most ambitious album.
Music − Column | posted 01.09.2021
John Coltrane – Africa/Brass (1961)
In 1961, »Africa/Brass" marked the dawn of a new age: for John Coltrane, it was the beginning of his Impulse! years, and for many African countries, the start of independence. Musically, it was probably his most ambitious effort.
Music − Review | posted 13.09.2021
»Na Lagoa«, into the lagoon, is where the Brazilian duo Xique-Xique go on their now released debut album.
Music − Portrait | posted 07.09.2021
The Unknown World Star
Björk, Grace Jones, Boy George and Sinéad O’Connor are among her admirers. William S. Burroughs was her mentor. Somehow, she also invented trip-hop. Yet Leslie Winer is known only to insiders today. That could change now.
Music − News | posted 01.09.2021
New album: »Songs Of Vienna«
Cid Rim announces his second album »Songs Of Vienna« for October 15, 2021 on LuckyMe. There he deals intensively with his hometown and can also be heard as a singer himself for the first time.
Music − News | posted 23.08.2021
Damu The Fudgemunk
Exclusive: »Conversation Peace«
For »Conversation Peace« Damu The Fudgemunk was allowed to help himself in the KPM Music Library. With Blu, Raw Poetic, Nitty Scott and Insight he gets active support on the microphone. An exclusive vinyl edition is available at HHV Records.
Music − Column | posted 16.09.2021
DJ Shadow – Endtroducing (1996)
25 years ago, »Endtroducing« was released, a hip-hop album that brought Björk together with Metallica and Finnish fusion. DJ Shadow was digging in the cellar for it. And found gold. He covered what he found with a touch of melancholy and created an album that seems to have fallen out of time.
Music − Column | posted 27.08.2021
Björk – Vespertine (2001)
Introverted standstill. Despite numerous positive reviews in August 2021 for the release of her fourth album “Vespertine”, Björk Guðmundsdóttir did not seem to fulfill the promise of her previous work with this record. Because this time she chose a completely different approach. Which makes »Vespertine« one of her best records to date.
Music − Review | posted 12.09.2021
Tülay German & François Rabbath
Tülay German & François Rabbath
On the first of their two joint albums, Tülay German & Francois Rabbath explored Turkish folklore. The result from 1980 still sounds timeless today.
Music − Review | posted 11.09.2021
Milky shimmering pearls: Canadian musician Sarah Davachi has released a great new album with »Antiphonals«.
Music − News | posted 19.08.2021
Big Red Machine
Exclusive Edition: »How Long Do You Think It´s Gonna Last?«
»How Long Do You Think It’s Gonna Last?«, the second album by Big Red Machine, will be released September 2 on Jagjaguar and will feature exquisite guests. Exclusively at HHV Records the album is available in a limited edition.
Music − Review | posted 16.09.2021
The Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble
On the threshold of acid jazz, »Le-Le«, by The Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble from Philadelphia, was released in 1987. Now comes a reissue.
Music − Portrait | posted 09.09.2021
Sound as a collection
Between experiment and expectation, the contemporary and the past, Dais Records dares a delicate balancing act in aesthetics. Gibby Miller and Ryan Martin make waves where linearity experiences conscious disturbance – and follow the tracks of exceptional labels.
Music − Review | posted 08.09.2021
With »Inertial Frame«, the third and last album by Gerald Donald’s project Arpanet, released in 2006, is now being reissued. The past catches up with the future.
Music − Review | posted 18.09.2021
Hozan Yamamoto & Yu Imai
Akuma Ga Kitarite Fue Wo Fuku
The soundtrack to the 1979 film »Akuma Ga Kitarite Fue Wo Fuku« composed by Hozan Yamamoto and Yu Imai has now been re-released.
Music − News | posted 16.09.2021
Exclusive: »69 Arten Den Pubrock Zu Spielen«
The new album »69 Arten Den Pubrock Zu Spielen« by the Lunsentrio will be released on Tapete Records on October 22, 2021. Exclusively at HHV Records, the record will be available in a green vinyl edition.
Music − Portrait | posted 04.08.2021
In the Midst of Disorder
Conrad Schnitzler, who died in 2011, is still perceived primarily for his connection to Kraftwerk or Tangerine Dream. Yet the impressive body of work that the »intermedia« artist left behind stands on its own.
Music − Portrait | posted 02.09.2021
With DJ Koco, amazing mixing skills meet a selection of tremendous sophistication. Hardly anyone cuts his breakbeats tighter into each other than he does. The most amazing thing: The Japanese DJ limits himself to 7-inches in his sets.
Music − News | posted 17.09.2021
Ross From Friends
Green Vinyl Edition: »Tread«
On November 5, 2021, the new album »Tread« by Ross From Friends will be released on Brainfeeder. Exclusively on HHV Records, there will be a limited green vinyl edition.
Music − List | posted 12.08.2021
Durand Jones & The Indications
10 All Time Favs
More than retro soul: Durand Jones & The Indications have been combining the past and future of the genre since their debut five years ago. Now their third album »Private Space« is released. Time to ask the band about the 10 records that have shaped, improved and educated them.