Category Archives: Big Shot Magazine

Hell Has Frozen Over: Aphex Twin to Release ‘Syro’ in September

After taking a ten-year respite from producing music, Richard D. James will release a new Aphex Twin album called Syro on September 23 on Warp Records. The release arrives after an Aphex Twin blimp was spotted over over London and ...

Video Premiere: Get Funky With Ephemerals’ “Things (Part 1)”

Ephemerals are a group of young soul rebels who you will be hearing a lot more about once they release their debut album, Nothin Is Easy, on September 1 via Jalapeno Records. Brandishing a sound that’s informed by classic R&B produced and infused ...

Big Shot Guest Mix: Crack And Crunch

Lebbeke, Belgium’s Crack And Crunch is a musical vehicle fronted by tech-house dynamo Mario De Wit. With a past that includes running a record and throwing parties, De Wit’s focus is now firmly fixed on producing minimal music and releasing ...

DJ Chart: Detroit Grand Pubahs’ Top 10 for August 2014

Detroit Grand Pubahs’ Top 10 for August 2014 1. Robert Hood – “A.M Track” (M-Plant) 2. Robert Hood – “Moveable Parts Chapter 1 – Untitled Sketch” (M-Plant) 3. Adam Beyer – “Darlek” (Drumcode) 4. Esteban Adame – “The Grind” (EPM Music) 5. Tiga ...

DJ Chart: Mr. Jones’ Top 10 for August 2014

Mr. Jones’ Top 10 for August 2014 1. Surgeon – “Fixed Action Pattern” 2. DVS1 – “Black Russian” 3. Rodhad – “Helldiver” 4. Sterac – “Rotary” 5. DJ Rush – “Just Let It Do” 6. 30drop – “HEXA 4102″ 7. L-Vis 1990 – “Video Drone” 8. Esteban ...

Track of the Moment: Roach Motel’s “Wild Luv” (Remixes)

Twenty years after Farley & Heller paid homage to DJ Pierre, Wild Pitch and the sound that emanated out of the New York/New Jersey area in the early ’90s with Roach Motel’s “Wild Luv,” the club anthem has come full ...

Luca Bacchetti’s 5 Artists of the Moment

In June Luca Bacchetti dropped a phenomenal game-changer by way of his OVO EP, a genre-defying three-tracker touching upon cinematic ambient bliss, techno and house. The Italian maestro is back with another gem, this time releasing music by the enigmatic producer ...

Premiere: Download RBTS WIN’s ‘Palm Sunday – The Remixes’

Championing a sound informed by dark wave and electronic soul, Asheville, NC’s RBTS WIN — Javier Bolea and Cliff B. Worsham — have been exploring sample-based psych-pop together since 2008. Their accomplishments are numerous: They’ve played hometown mega-festival Moogfest three ...

EDM Compilation Raising Money For Autism Research

Dance music might have a hedonistic mindset, but a new 50-song compilation is aiming to help with a serious issue: autism. Bass for Autism Vol. 2, which was released last week, features musical contributions from a plethora of underground stalwarts from the ...

Premiere: Preview DEAS & 2PM’s ‘Helix’ EP

Krakow’s DEAS (pictured on the right), who runs Secret Room Records and has recorded for Baroque Records, Deeperfect, Proton and I Am Techno, is a badass DJ. Known for exploring house and techno, he’s connected with emerging Zabrze-based beatmaster 2pm (a.k.a. ...