Slam Present Transmissions: Part Three
Slam present Part 3 of their illustrious Transmissions with label debuts from Flug, AWB & Koichi. As with previous instalments, Transmissions aims to bring new faces in Techno to the forefront and the line up presented here demonstrates three artists who are really beginning to shine in their careers.
*Out Monday 18th July on Beatport and Soma Shop*
Soma Exclusive: Gin & Techno
As Soma continue to celebrate our 25th anniversary, we are proud to announce the limited release of Soma Gin & Techno. A high quality London Dry Gin at 46% abv, juniper is playing a lead role in the tasting notes. The gin is also oozing with other botanicals such as soft coriander, orange peel and wild thyme.
A very limited number are available - buy online from the Good Spirits Company. Click on the picture to buy!
Gemini Voice Archive - Reflection on Existence
The ever consistent GVA duo are on somewhat of a roll here at Soma with yet another solid release, their 3rd of the year, with absolutely no drop in quality. The boys turn in a perfectly crafted 3 tracker with the 'Reflection On Existence EP'.
Lewis Fautzi - Disasters on the Horizon EP
The ever reliable Lewis Fautzi returns to Soma with his furious brand of deep and hypnotic Techno. We also welcome debuts on the label in the form of two stunning remixes by international Techno stars, Sleeparchive & Sigha, who both turn in very unique takes on Fautzi's work.
Jeff Derringer - Radio Therapy
US artist Jeff Derringer makes a welcome return to the Soma ranks with a brand new EP backed with an absolute ripper of a remix from O/V/R. Derringer has been working hard in the studio and the Chicago native drops 3 epically produced burners on the Radio Therapy EP.
*DIGITAL & VINYL OUT NOW*
Slam Present Transmissions: Part Two
Soma proudly present the 2nd instalment of the Transmissions series. After the successful start to the series in early 2015, this V/A EP sees 3 relative newcomers to the Techno scene come together to represent their own sounds on Soma. With the high volume of top quality productions Soma sees every day, but are unable to fit into what is a jam packed schedule for single artist release, the Transmissions brand jumped in and allowed the cream of the crop to be showcased under one powerful EP.
Gemini Voice Archive - Involves Sunlight EP
The elusive Gemini Voice Archive return for their second EP this year, one that sees them sky rocket into the heavens with a space age Techno 3 tracker, Involves Sunlight. The anonymous duo have really made their mark here at Soma with a blistering run of releases that shows real maturity in their production.
Slam - Significs EP
Slam deliver yet another on point release for Soma as the duo drop Significs. This latest EP once again shows great depth in their production going from hard- hitting techno to stripped back and jacked up machine funk.
Wall Of People - Roberto Clementi w/ Zenker Brothers Remix
Somas Italian connection, Roberto Clementi, makes a welcome return opening his 2016 account with the solid, Wall Of People. Including a top notch remix form Ilian Tape label heads, Marco & Dario Zenker. Available on 12" vinyl and digitally.
Soma Track Series 001 - Vinyl
The first 12" in the Soma Track Series, TS001, sees Slams two club smashers 'Make You Move' on the A side and 'Take You There' on the B Side.
Monoloc - Gipson Remixes
Monoloc returns to Soma in the form of a special remix package that sees 2015s Gipson Ep reworked by Slam, Lucy and SHDW & Obscure Shape. Monoloc carefully selected his remixers to breath new life in to his fantastic debut release on Soma with superb results.
Ilario Alicante - Zenith EP
Ilario Alicante makes a welcome return to the Soma ranks with his second EP, Zenith. This straight up 3 tracker is indicative of Alicante's sound. Bold, rhythmic and full of energy.
Alicante boldly fires out 3 epic DJ tools ready to take any dance floor apart.
Slam - Take You There
Volume 2 of the Soma Track Series once again has Slam drawing on their Chicago influences, with 'Take You There' - featuring the vocal stylings of Mr V.
While Volume 1 is still leaving scorch marks on dance floors across the planet, the second instalment increases the heat as Slam go on an epic 9 minute jack-a-thon. Perfectly layered beats built on that influential 909 foundation are split by the hypnotic vocal cuts delivering an energetic, groove laden work out.
Lewis Fautzi - Discharge EP
Lewis Fautzi marks his return to Soma with the first of two releases in 2016 with the blistering EP, Discharge. Two typically raucous tracks find their way on to the release backed by an epic Reeko remix. The young Portuguese native has quickly risen the ranks of the Techno elite over the last few years and is quickly developing a sound that easily defines him. Sub heavy, hypnotic and pulsating tracks are the order of the day from Fautzi and we also welcome back Spanish big hitter Reeko to Soma for an epic remix of Discharge.
Gemini Voice Archive - Encuentro EP
After a highly successful debut year for the GVA duo, they open up their 2016 account on Soma with 3 more blistering Techno tracks with 'Encuentro'.
This bold EP from the mysterious duo further cements their place within the new roster at Soma as their well produced sound goes up another notch and delves even darker.
Out on Soma and Beatport on Monday 7th of March, and everywhere else Friday 18th March. Available to pre-order now.
Slam - Parallel Phase EP
After the unprecedented success of the opening of the unique Soma Track Series, Stuart & Orde are back in business with pure, thundering Techno packed full of soul and a vision that sees them take Soma into 2016.
With a whole lot more in the pipeline, Slam make a bold start to the new year with this expertly crafted EP showing full control over all the Techno elements.
Charles Fenckler - Frozen Room EP
Soma's French wonder kid returns as we build toward his debut album in 2016 with a ferocious rave inspired opening to the year in 'Frozen Room'. Charles has been busy in the studio and begins to show what we can expect from his first full length later in the year. Recent Soma contributor, Christian Wunsch, steps up with a fantastic remix of the title track also.
Deepchord - Atmospherica Volume 2
Atmospheric Vol 2 is the second single to be taken from Deepchords latest full length but sees him stray from the album tracks, bringing 3 exclusive pieces to the vinyl, keeping in the same musical vein as Ultraviolet Music.
Deepbass - Second Stage EP
Glasgows Deepbass returns to Soma with the follow up to 2015s massively successful debut on the label with the equally trippy Second Stage EP. Available digitally on 18th January 2016.
Slam - Soma Track Series Vol. 1
Slam have started a sub division of their Soma Records label called Soma Track Series which sees the duo going back to their Chicago-inspired roots and to kick things off their Techno bomb 'Make You Move' is quickly making waves with clubbers and DJs alike!
Deepchord - Ultraviolet Music
Deepchord's fourth album on Soma is out now on double CD and digital formats.
A new collection of otherworldly transmissions from Deepchords laboratory.
Soma Rum & Techno
Soma announce Rum & Techno: a limited batch run of 200 bottles of 18 year Single Cask Caroni Rum from Trinidad. Each bottle is hand numbered from 1 to 200. Buy now from The Good Spirits Company.
Click on the image to buy.
Slam - Fractious
Soma label heads, Slam are back with a brand new killer release in the form of the Fractious EP. Available now. Digital only.
Ilario Alicante - No End
Soma welcome Ilario Alicante into the fold as he makes a welcome addition to the roster with his two track No End EP.
Deepchord - Atmospherica Vol. 1
The first single from Deepchord's new album Ultraviolet Music is a three track special edition green and black coloured vinyl.
Gemini Voice - Movimiento Estatico
The third and final release of the year from the mysterious Gemini Voice Archive is a four track EP and is available now digitally.
Slam / Clouds - Reciprocal Exchange
A double whammy of Scottish Techno as two of the biggest names in today's scene collide in one almighty bang as Slam & Clouds take on each other with devastating outcomes.
Christian Wunsch - Waves Propagation
Debut single for Christian Wunsch on Soma.
Rebekah - Confined Heart
The fist lady of Birmingham techno, Rebekah, arrives on Soma in a rapturous debut on the
Confined Heart EP.
Slam - Interpretations Part 4
Soma deliver another fine collection of remixes from Slam's critically acclaimed album
'Reverse Proceed' and turn their attention to a global pack of remixers for Interpretations Part 4.
Reeko - barcelona #3.00am
Another welcome name to Soma from the Spanish camp is Reeko who delves head first into unfathomable deep techno territory with his debut release, barcelona #3.00am.
Patrick Walker - Veiled Space
Patrick Walker, one half of the Scottish techno outfit Forward Strategy Group, makes a ferocious debut on Soma Records, harking back to early 90s UK Techno with a solid four tracker on the Veiled Space EP.
Gemini Voice - Absoluto Disparate
The second single from GVA on Soma Records.
Anonymous Techno duo Gemini Voice Archive mark up their 2nd EP with Soma on Absolute Disparate. Things really go up a notch on this release as a darker and more twisted side to the due rears its head.
Mark Henning - Joyride
Soma favourite Mark Henning makes a welcome return to the label after last years smash, Blackout, with the jacking Joyride EP. Available now digitally.
Dax J - Sonic Drones
Debut single for Dax J on Soma Records. Available digitally on 24 August on Soma and Beatport stores. This title will follow on vinyl, release date TBC.
Petrichor - Mångata
Soma are proud to present the debut album from
one of Glasgows newest and most exciting
producers, Petrichor. Available for pre-order
in both CD & digital formats.
B12 - Bokide 325
B12 return! The duo's four track EP is now available digitally with the vinyl edition coming soon.
Slam & Gary Beck - Pressure Lights
As part of our upcoming Transmissions Glasgow album, we have the single from Slam & Gary Beck out now digitally. A vinyl version of this will follow, which also features an additional track from Petrichor.
Lewis Fauzi - Space Exploration
Lewis Fauzi's second album on Soma is due for release on 23 March. It is available on CD & digital. Accompanying this release is a video, which will be available to stream on the site.
The biggest travel that man can do is in Space so I created that sense of travelling through vast space in music.
Shoogle Studios & Soma team up to offer sound production course
Using Ableton Live 9, Soma artist Simon Stokes (Petrichor) provides an
8 week course in electronic music production.
For more information and enrolment information,
visit www.somaskool.com or http://www.shooglestudios.com or click on the image above.