End Of 2013: House and Techno albums (part 2 of 4)

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The end of another year is almost upon us, a time when bloggers, artists, magazines and audiophiles put together lists of their favourite records for the year. Here at Irregular Crates it is… Continue reading

End Of 2013: House and Techno tracks (part 1 of 4)

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I’ve spent a lot of this year keeping my eye on EP releases in the Deep House and Techno scene and I have to admit, I didn’t buy a lot of vinyl this… Continue reading

Woodworkings – Day Breaks The Morning Shapes We Speak

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As far as new posts on musical recommendations goes here on Irregular Crates, this will be the last of 2013. The next few will be our end of year run-down but before we… Continue reading

NEWS: Paws For Thought

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http://www.hibernate-recs.co.uk In 10 days, there is a massive event that Hibernate are putting on at Cafe Oto, Lodnon called ‘Paws For Thought’. The show features ISAN, Olan Mill, James Murray, Le Moors plus… Continue reading

David Wenngren and Jonatan Nästesjö – Below

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It’s been a long long while since I’ve listened to Dark Ambient and Drone music and been moved by it and thanks to ‘Below’ by David Wenngren and Jonatan Nästesjö on Soundscaping, I was… Continue reading

The Frozen Vaults – The Machine Stops

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Another addition to the fabulous ‘Book Report Series’ on Wist Rec, ‘The Machine Stops’ is an interpretation from modern classical quintet The Frozen Vaults. We are anticipating their long overdue debut album but… Continue reading

ARCHIVE009: Richard Skelton – Landings

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I’ve made no secret of my fondness for Richard Skelton’s work and I dare say that most readers of this post will already be very familiar with his excellent music. For you people,… 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

ARCHIVE008: Nick Drake – Five Leaves Left

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I’ve spent much of the weekend pondering on what to write in these few paragraphs to try and do justice to one of my favourite albums by one of the finest guitarists/singers that… Continue reading

Maps and Diagrams – In Circles

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  After a few recent posts on beat-based experimental music, we return to the Ambient fold with the latest release on the highly acclaimed Time Released Sound label. It is by the highly… Continue reading