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With this myriad of genres, labels and producers, we found it pretty difficult and useless to chart fresh records coming from the underground. And who we are to establish hierarchies, right? Yet, as w...
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30 years ago, Romania was still locked down behind the Iron Curtain. As with any form of culture that poised a potential threat to the opressive communist regime, electronic music was facing extreme c...
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Everybody has a few records that were left to accumulate dust on some distant record shelf in our bedroom. They were once among our favourite ones, but as our music taste changed, so the old records g...
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On this 1st of December our country reached a round milestone: 100 years since The Great Union, a big time event that marked the birth of modern Romania. We’re not here for a history lesson (you can...
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You know that feeling: you fall in love with a release, search for it on discogs just to find out that this love affair asks for a price that can easily get you 5 to 10 fresh records. Yet, from time t...
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No need to fill up this space with big words about how Ricardo Villalobos reshaped the minimal house sound. For some of us he might be already too mainstream, at least on a declarative level, as I can...
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Nope, Christmas didn’t come early this year! As we are thankful for all the friends around us and we feel inspired by this nice sunny summer, we have a gift for you :) The first 5 orders priced at 2...
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Kenny Dixon Jr. aka Moodymann is a legend. And not any kind of a legend but a Detroit one. 20 years ago he released Silentintroduction and since then he pushed his gritty sound combining house loops...
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We continue our journey through the quality releases the Romanian underground has to offer with this 4 tracker signed by Tony Sicoria and released on Outhere, a sublabel of the Inhere imprint.To m...
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No doubt about it. Your record collection would never disappoint you and this is why you take good care of it, expanding it even if you sometimes have to go in debt :) You go to sleep thinking of viny...
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Driven by the same drum pattern that resembles an odd shamanic ritual, lost in a dark & foggy atmosphere, we found this intriguing release from Oxmose Records, featuring Shcaa and Traian Chereches...
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There's a lot of things we like about the Germany: the utterly amazing music produced in its undergrounds, the efficient and powerful cars, the fairytale mountain landscapes, the impossible-to-enter c...
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Time has come to begin this year in style. Techno Style. No, make it Romanian Techno Style :) So, to make this year’s last Mystery Box the most tempting one we had until now, we asked the Ourown guy...
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Yup, we like almost anything dub. Dub edits, classic dub, dub techno... that solid baseline making room inside our guts... too good to ignore it :)Claiming to be inspired by some 0ld soviet monume...
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1st of December is a moment of celebration for Romanians as it marks 99 years since The Great Union in 1918. We hate going into geopolitical bullshit (for those of you that would like to dig a little...
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Ok, so here we are proving ourselves once again that some serious house music is cooking up in the french underground. Today our ears falled in love with Leo Pol, who previously impressed us with some...
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Once you go black you never go back, black is the new black, all good things come in black... and the list can go on with all sorts of saying about black.Because yeah, we prepare for the Black Fri...
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What stands at the base of a long lasting relationship? Yes, maybe love. Maybe understanding each other’s worries, questions and insecurities. Maybe some good cooking skills. Maybe good music. Maybe...
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Not taking credits for your name and just let your creations speak for themselves. That's one of the reasons many underground artists had chosen to use this sometimes annoying Unkown Artist - Untitled...
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If you tasted just a tiny bit of the drum ’n bass effervescent sound, we’re pretty sure you’ve been hit at least once with Dominick Martin’s productions: staying true to the old skool sound ye...
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As much as you like to stick your fingers into record crates to dig up some electronic gems, every now and then you enjoy receiving surprizes.So, to satisfy your needs, Misbits Record Shop becomes...
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Every now and then the brilliant minds that run the quintessential Perlon drop an all-star compilation under the Superlongevity name. The 6th iteration, launched a few weeks ago, hosts on no less than...
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We, humans, like to create, to build, to expand. We cut down centuries old trees to grow concrete and glass monsters. We divert rivers to produce energy and feed our hunger for power.We destroy in ord...
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4 amazing years for Misbits Record Shop were properly marked with a super special edition of our beloved Smoothy Grooves radio show. Miss I took over the livestream, spinning no less than 2 hours of a...
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If you happen to be a record lover then you’ve probably got the collectors’ virus: spending money to have some limited editions from your favourite music.The more limited, the better and the m...
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Around 1889 this guy named Emile Berliner created these lateral-cut discs that served as a recording medium for sound. Yeah, they had a shitty quality and were mostly used for toys or weird hi tech st...
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Why did we like SIT - Sideways so much With just 4 releases in 5 years, no wonder we held our breaths when we first heard the Sideways LP news: the SIT debut album, spanned across no less than 5 r...
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Muzica electronica - cele mai bune documentare Cu gândul că vom sta departe în acest weekend de maratoanele de toamnă din cluburi, ne-am decis la un weekend petrecut tot în compania muzicii elec...
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Combinăm plăcerea ordonării de chestii în topuri cu pasiunea pentru bucățile de plastic decupate în forme circulare, pentru a întocmi chart-ul celor mai bune plăci din 2015. Și nu orice fel...
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Many of you may have come across the terms vinyl siding, vinyl records, vinyl flooring, vinyl gloves etc, but may not know what exactly vinyl is.Vinyl is not a natural substance but is a synthetic...
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Dan Andrei – Parcul Cosmos [a:rpia:r] 8 years have passed by from the first release under the seminal [a:rpia:r] record label. Only 14 records and among them timeless masterpieces like Petre Inspir...
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Andrei Nechifor aka Batz started to develop his vinyl addiction years ago, supporting MCs and B-boys with his scratching and beatjuggling skills. The RotoPerCutoR project became his means of expressi...
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