Results tagged “convextion”

Convextion at SmartBar

Last night Convextion (Gerard Hanson) played an amazing set of mostly new material at SmartBar here in Chicago.
Oct 17, 2008 in Features: Shows

Model 500: Starlight

“Starlight” was undoubtedly a strong influence on the current generation of dub techno producers, so it should come as no surprise that they would want to put together a tribute album.
Sep 11, 2008 in Reviews: Dub Techno

Deepchord: Vantage Isle Sessions

While I wasn’t blown away by the vinyl release of this a year ago, the CD version has grown on me, especially since it makes great driving music. The other day on an afternoon trip to Albuquerque, I cranked up these mixes, and the combination of road noise and puttering chords was perfect.
May 1, 2008 in Reviews: Dub Techno

VA: Viewpoints Chapter One

This first compilation on Arne Weinberg’s label is a wonderful introduction to overlooked artists crafting techno in the Detroit style.
Apr 23, 2008 in Reviews: Techno

E.R.P.: Alsoran

Now that IDM seems to be fading away, it’s the perfect time to start over and explore the origins of the sound.
Apr 15, 2007 in Reviews: Techno