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Exclusive! Tiny Magnetic Pets release new single ‘Blitzed’

Rather appropriately for the current world climate, the latest single ‘Blitzed’ from Irish synth band Tiny Magnetic Pets deals with boredom, loss of control and the downsides of social media where by its very nature dupes us into thinking that everyone else is having a better life than us. It …

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Issue 67 OUT NOW!

He grew up in Sheffield with Cabaret Voltaire and The Human League ringing in his ears. He started out signed to a Warp offshoot label. He’s made videos for Aphex Twin and Nightmares On Wax. And now, with a brilliant debut album from his new project JARV IS…, the electronic evolution …

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Issue 66: An Audial Review

‘Issue 66: An Audial Review’ is a playlist created to go hand-in-hand with our album reviews section. Every track is in sequence, so you can listen as you read. Or just play it and do whatever it is you do when you’re not reading Electronic Sound (the mind boggles). From …

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ES Tapes: Issue 65

Issue 65 may have sold out faster than you can say ‘A History of Electronic Music in 75 Records’, but even if you missed out this time, you still have a chance to get in on the fun. From Miklós Rózsato to Anna Meredith (and everything in between), we’ve compiled …

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Premiere: Dive Index ‘Wish I Had A Pulse’ Interactive Release

Listen now to the new single by Dive Index, ‘Wish I Had A Pulse‘, accompanied by an interactive music video that allows users to play with on-screen sliders that adjust the volume of separated tracks in the song as well as manipulate lyrics, digital elements and Natalie Walker’s performance.  ‘Waving At …

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ES Tapes: Issue 64

Question 1a) John Foxx ➕ The Maths³ ➕ MJ Cole ✖ Nightmares On Wax ➗ (Eno)² = ? Answer 1a) Electronic Sound Issue 64 ✔ Well done. Full marks. Check out our latest playlist to hear 100 songs from artists featured in Issue 64 of Electronic Sound. Click here to …

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ES Tapes: Issue 63

A handcrafted playlist compiling all the featured artists from Issue 63 of Electronic Sound. Talk about throwin’ a dog a bone… Click here to get your Issue 63 Magazine & Vinyl Bundle

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Premiere: Listen to ‘Counting On Time’ by Neuland

Neuland have released the video for their upcoming single ‘Counting On Time’ which you can watch first at Electronic Sound. Taken from their upcoming self-titled debut album, Neuland is made up of former Tangerine Dream members Peter Baumann and Paul Haslinger. “Edgar [Froese] recruited each of us at different times …

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Watch the video for Datach’i’s ‘Saiph’

Datach’i has released the video for his single ‘Saiph’. The track, taken from his recently released eighth album ‘Bones’, features a video of Datach’i (real name Joseph Fraioli) tinkering with his modular setup, as it bleeps and blinks his music into life. Watch the video for ‘Saiph’ below: ‘Bones’ is …

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“And we could see the Earth way up high. . .”

This month’s Electronic Sound celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing, which took place in July 1969. The following is an extract from a 2001 interview with moonwalker Buzz Aldrin by Electronic Sound editor Push, which was published in an earlier edition of the magazine. “It was black. …

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The Oram Awards 2019 to take place on 15 June

The third annual Oram Awards will take place on Saturday 15 June at King’s Place, London. The event, named after founding member of the original Radiophonic Workshop Daphne Oram, is supported by the PRS foundation and The New BBC Radiophonic Workshop (headed up by electronic producer Matthew Herbert). It celebrates …

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Outlands #5 to feature Fracture Patterns

The next Outlands tour, which starts Thursday 13 June, will feature Fracture Patterns, the live collaboration between UK duo Semiconductor (made up of Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt) and New York producer Eartheater (alias of Alexandra Drewchin). Commissioned by the Outlands Network, the original piece will see the group combine …

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Premiere: Watch the video for Haiku Salut’s new single ‘Loves’

Watch the video for Haiku Salut’s fantastic new single ‘Loves’, exclusively at Electronic Sound. The track is from their upcoming double A-side single ‘Loves’/’Going Back’, which is the group’s first offering from their next record ‘The General’. The album, commissioned by Nottingham Contemporary as part of the BFI’s Comedy Genius …

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Tangerine Dream announce new boxset ‘In Search Of Hades: The Virgin Recordings 1973 – 1979’

Tangerine Dream have announced a new seven-album boxset ‘In Search Of Hades: The Virgin Recordings 1973 – 1979’. It features newly remastered versions of ‘Phaedra’, ‘Rubycon’, ‘Ricochet’, ‘Stratosfear’, ‘Encore’, ‘Cyclone’ and ‘Force Majeure’. The deluxe set also includes two Blu-Rays, which feature 5.1 surround sound versions of ‘Phaedra’ and ‘Ricochet’, …

Watch the video for Will Burns and Hannah Peel’s ‘Change’

Check out the video for Will Burns and Hannah Peel’s ‘Change’, directed by BAFTA-winning director Kieran Evans and taken from their upcoming collaborative record ‘Chalk Hill Blue’. “‘Chalk Hill Blue’ is work that attempts to refute or disrupt the obvious and outmoded thinking about our landscapes that can lead to …