Category Archive: Downtempo

Best Albums of 2014

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      So that’s it then, another year over and done with and the flurry of year end lists come in. We’ve done ours – a twenty-five strong list of our favourite… Continue reading

IC013 Irregular Crates Podcast 013

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It’s really about time we got another podcast up on our site so we’ve decided to post up our first experiments with the mobile version of Traktor. Of course, end of year mix(s)… Continue reading

Wax Crate 002

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There’s half a chance of a DJ gig on the horizon so this week we’ve gone vinyl mad and ordered several pieces of wax. Genre-wise they fall in a wide variety of styles… Continue reading

Christopher Willits – Opening

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We’ve been a big fan of long-standing label Ghostly International for many years and the latest addition to their catalog is really catching our ears at the moment. It comes courtesy of Christopher… Continue reading

Taylor McFerrin – Early Riser

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    Been rather a while since we’ve posted so many apologies for the irregularity of our recommendations. We’re back and there’s much to report – firstly, this is something we discovered last… Continue reading

Dustcraft – EP1

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It’s been rather a while since we’ve been able to report of any new Warehouse Decay releases. Thankfully that is no longer the case as we post up about this beautiful but short… Continue reading

Boozoo Bajou – 4

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Yes these guys are still going and their latest record ‘4’ is some of the best work they’ve ever done. I’ve long been an admirer of Satta, a warm and colourful experimental dub… Continue reading

AFMB – A Forest Mighty Black

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This week we discovered the eponymous release by A Forest Mighty Black, out recently on Drumpoet Community and we’ve been struggling to find a reason to change the record. It’s literally been on… Continue reading

Anna Morley – Water Door

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Right at the beginning of this year we received an album from Berlin-based multi-instrumentalist from Australia Anna Morley. Anna has released various pieces through 3 albums on her Bandcamp page of which we… Continue reading

IC006 Irregular Crates Podcast 006

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With the last podcast of the year (apart from some special end of year editions!) Harry Towell presents us with a Hip Hop/downtempo mixtape that he had originally created for friends. The mix… Continue reading