Chicago
Juke (Music subgenre)
Juke is sub genre of house music, that emerged in the last decade in Chicago. It is linked to the dance footwork.
Juke in Features
Music Interview | posted 28.10.2013
DJ Rashad
»We Want You To Shake Your Ass«
You would imagine DJ Rashad to be very twitchy. The man breaths Footwork and his blood must run down his veins with 160 BPM. Instead I talk to a completely relaxed Rashad, who probably has his feet kicked up as he answers my questions. It comes as no surprise that Rashad seems satisfied: DJ Rashad is Footwork‘s child. And at the same time Footwork is his. An interview with a man, who lives the genre like barely anyone does.
Juke in Reviews
Music Review | posted 06.11.2015
Kode9
Nothing
On »Nothing«, Kode9 is targeting the absence of humans. Paradoxically, the record is quite a lively matter.
Music Review | posted 19.05.2014
Traxman
Da Mind Of Traxman Vol. 2
Traxman’s second record for Planet µ, »Da Mind Of Traxman Vol.2«, is yet again a wonderful mixture of hyperactivity and Hip Hop-headnodding.
Music Review | posted 28.10.2013
DJ Rashad
Double Cup
Under the vague frame of Footwork, Rashad combines Jungle, UK-Bass-music and R&B-Samples. The relaxed sound – at least for his standards – has quite an effect on the whole record.
Music Review | posted 07.10.2013
Mark Pritchard
Lock Off EP
Mark Pritchard continues to work on his Warp-trilogy by stylistically tying up the »Lock Off EP« to the first »Ghosts EP«.
Music Review | posted 27.06.2013
Mark Pritchard
Ghosts EP
On »Ghosts EP« Mark Pritchard presents his versatility – in the end, it’s hard to decide whether to worship this bragging or curse the virtuosity…
Recent Articles
Music Review | posted 20.07.2020
Adult Fantasies
Towers Of Silence
A very deserving compilation brings us Stroom these days with »Towers Of Silence« from the Belgian Adult Fantasies.
Music News | posted 09.07.2020
Logic System
Reissued: »Venus«
The album »Venus«, first released in 1981, by Hideki Matsutake alias Loi’gic System, who plays with the Yellow Magic Orchestra, is now being reissued via Wewantsounds. Exclusively at HHV Records in a limited edition.
Music Portrait | posted 15.10.2020
Dark Entries
Between Disco, Goth and Porno Soundtracks
Since 2009, Josh Cheon has been running his label for underground music from the 1980s and those who want to be the next big underground hit. Next year he will have released over 300 records. We introduce you to the label from San Francisco.
Music Portrait | posted 03.11.2020
Mort Garson
Music for plants and people
He was involved in over 900 songs and reached number 1 on the Billboard charts, but Mort Garson’s current fame is based on an encounter with Bob Moog, whom he persuaded to give him one of his synthesizers. A rediscovery.
Music News | posted 29.06.2020
Joell Ortiz & Kxng Crooked
Exclusive Edition: »H.A.R.D.«
Joell Ortiz and Kxng Crooked (aka Crooked I), both from the rap supergroup Slaughterhouse have announced a new album on Mello Music with »H.A.R.D.«. Vinyl will follow in September. We have a strictly limited colour edition in our assortment.