Author Archives: Kuri

About Kuri

I am a dj and music journalist trying to spread the word on quality past and future techno/house/electronic music.

Current Top 10

I can’t be bothered sticking to a monthly top ten chart with any sort of consistency so let’s just call this the “Current Top 10” and be done with it. 1. Lerosa – “Rusitcales” (Further) Taken from his debut cassette-only … Continue reading

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The Oliverwho Factory interview

The Detroit-based group The Oliverwho Factory (they go simply by the names Darryl and Shone) is a bit of a mystery. With a scant 10 releases under their belt since they premiered on their own Madd Chaise Inc imprint in … Continue reading

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The cult of numbercult

The mysterious numbercult label appeared earlier this year with a defining motto echoed in ever decreasing quantities of the techno spectrum: Digital downloads have no material value. Buy vinyl. Yet their approach is much more than a simple reactionary stance … Continue reading

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Juju & Jordash Interview

Juju & Jordash are giving dance music a good kick in the pants right now, plain and simple. They aren’t alone, but they are perhaps the most exciting. Combining their countless years playing jazz and be-bop in bands and electronic … Continue reading

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Panorama Bar 02 – Pt. 1 – Basic Soul Unit/Lerosa

It’s hard to tell if Tama Sumo’s upcoming Panorama Bar mix CD will follow strongly in the footsteps of Cassy. Judging by the preview 12″ featuring 2 tracks off the mix it may not live up to the bar set … Continue reading

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Common Satellite Mix

Things have been quiet around these parts lately, mainly due to a busy summer and writing for Little White Earbuds. But that’s all about to change. I’ve got some pieces looming on the horizon and mixes in the pipeline that … Continue reading

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In The Heat Of The Night Mix

Amid the oppressive heat wave and probably when temperatures hit their peak here in Seattle, I got inspired to throw down a slow burn mix to match the weather’s onslaught. It’s hardly my best technical effort but if you felt … Continue reading

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