The New LoFi

Ten Years

Rohne explores the more extroverted side of his sound on his second album: Forms

We first heard about Keenan Branch (the Portland-based producer behind Rohne) when he released a few new singles earlier this year. But I think it is important to take a moment and step back to listen to where Branch began. For his debut release, Meridian, Branch was largely inspired by worldly travels and capturing ideas…


Lo-fi house beats inspired by the charmed forests of western Russian

Scasca is the Russian word for “fairy tale.” The Saint-Petersburg-based artist by the same name captures that spirit with lo-fi beats combined with the atmosphere of the charmed forests near the Gulf of Finland. Drawing inspiration from such artists as…

October 2021 Mixtape

This month James is back in his usual coffee shop in south London bringing you a mix of upbeat indie and autumnal electronic. October’s mixtape includes new music from Disclosure, Fred again.., Logic1000, Joy Orbison, DJ Seinfeld, Jacques, Baalti, Clairo…

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“Music for Fifteen Emails” —– A new album inspired by the empty streets of coronavirus-stricken New York City

For the album, Hewitt set out to document his experience of lockdown in New York City. As New York became more and more deserted, he went out with a field recorder to report how the sounds of the city changed. And while the premise was rooted in documenting the present, the project was very heavily influenced by the minimalist Japanese kankyō ongaku movement from the 1980s.

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