Many in New York will know Cityfox as the masterminds behind the sonic playground, The Brooklyn Mirage. Known for their epic Brooklyn parties with state of the art production, the Swiss promoters of course also have their own label. Out now on the Cityfox label, Chymera is a two track EP from Cologne’s incredibly talented artist Tim Engelhardt featuring a collaboration with Leonard Bywa on the title track. Featuring lots of synths, percussion and driving bass, Engelhardt’s two track release is full of melody demonstrating his knack for exceptional production.
Mathew Jonson & Sebastian Mullaert - Pollen 4 Life
Sebastian Mullaert has yet to meet a long production he doesn't like. His tracks often clock over ten minutes: an eternity in the ADHD world of dance music and a great way to ensure that your track is labeled "unusable" by an average DJ. But then again, when one is talking about Sebastian Mullaert one is rarely talking about anything average.
After hosting Nuno Dos Santos and his label showcase Something Happening Somewhere North America premiere in Brooklyn last week, we were absolutely thrilled to get our hands on a preview copy of his stunning new EP. ’Trigonometry of Love’ is set to be released on March 24th and features four incredible tracks.
Being a driving force in the electronic music scene for more than a decade Something Happening Something (short: SoHaSo) label head Nuno Dos Sontos has built up quite a reputation for himself with releases and remixes on labels such as Kompakt, Compost or SohaSo. With a new EP called ‘Trigonometry of Love‘ in the pipe and his return to Brooklyn for the first SoHaSo label showcase presented by Fiction, Nuno took his time to give us a detailed insight of the past and present of the label as well as personal preferences
For our fourth installment of ‘Delayed with…’ series we are happy to present you phenomenal mix by Berlin's Madmotormiquel who's been releasing on labels such as URSL and Katermukke and ahead of his NY debut at infamous House of YES in Brooklyn on November 12th as a part of our Northern Lights party where he's playing alongside his good friend and great DJ, Sebo and our residents Joe Foxton and Steve Graham.
Dedicated to high-quality, cutting-edge productions, the Lossless label continues to build on their exceptional year with the stunning “J.E.N” EP by Neil Flynn. The Irish producer returns to the stylish imprint with a masterfully crafted package of two original cuts, and a beautifully twisted remix by Trikk showcasing elegance, style, and power.
The turning of the seasons means cooler weather, longer nights and more time to listen to new records filled with mesmerizing beats, hypnotic hooks and intricate textures.
Fall will see the most talented underground electronic music producers release their notable full-length albums. In anticipation of what is to come, we handpicked some exciting upcoming albums from Roman Flügel, Tuff City Kids, Michael Mayer, Jimi Jules and Pablo Bolivar.
A few days ago Sandrino sat down with our friends from Torture The Artist for a small chat. We are happy to feature this exclusive interview on our blog.
In the name of music Sandrino (one-half of the Berlin-based duo Frankey & Sandrino) has turned into one of the key players in the electronic music circus not taking himself too serious and rather has his music do the talking.
One of our favorite artists, Patlac, has come a very long way since his first EP on liebe*detail. Over the years he has developed a unique musical identity, which we at FictionLab can’t get enough of. He is about to release his new EP, titled ‘Velox’, next month, and we are very excited to have the opportunity to give it a listen before it comes out.
The Drifter, aka Mark Flynn, was kind enough to sit down with us and answer some questions about his music production, DJ style, and where he sees the scene going, in anticipation of our event, Fiction Mad Hatter Cruise w/ The Drifter (Extended Set) this Saturday, August 13.
Marcello Giordani - 'O Superman' (Disco Spacer Mix)
Cult song ‘O Superman’ by American avant-garde visual artist and musician Laurie Anderson which was topping UK music charts in early ’80 gets another breath of life
The Swiss maestro Ripperton continues his string of top-notch releases by delivering an impressive, sonically astute piece of work, out now on his own Tamed Musiq imprint.
After taking the underground music world by storm in 2015 with the stunning ‘Tonii’ EP via Something Happening Somewhere, along with a number of other releases and remixes on labels such as Lossless, Atomnation, Be Free Recordings, and Off Recordings, the Dutch’s mysterious craftsman, Love Over Entropy, is striking back again with another outstanding EP, entitled “Sea”.