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[ Written by: | 29 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

The kickoff track for this weeks Kenny Dope podcast is so me that the mix automatically earns my pick for the week… even if I’ve listened to the youtube clip of the track way more than the mix – which gets a bit hipperty hopperty in the middle which while cool isn’t really my thang.
Now for some serious sunshine… weather gods!


bobs song of the week, Coolness, my classics »

[ Written by: | 26 Sep 2016 | 2 Comments | ]

This is an absolute corker of a track, up loud and when it kicks it, boom!
If you came here for the happy Monday’s and are now a better person – you’re welcome!

Coolness, Our Hot Picks »

[ Written by: | 23 Sep 2016 | One Comment | ]

Following on from Bob’s post about the Margins label release a few months back, it really is amazing seeing how enthusiastic under 25’s from all over the country are about House and Techno. It’s so refreshing seeing life being injected into the New Zealand scene.
Really stoked for all these Kiwi Producers releasing on international labels and getting pressed to vinyl just proves their achievements in a pretty short space of time. Looking forward to watching them all get even better over the next few years.
Sweet little feature on those pushing …

bobs song of the week »

[ Written by: | 15 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

Some old Paul Johnson business… can I get a hallelujah?
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bobs song of the week »

[ Written by: | 7 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

I had quite the musical weekend thanks to work and managed to see far too many bands.. really enjoyed the Others Way it was choice!
A couple of acts that took my eye and ears – both of whom I’d not really like their pre-recorded efforts I’d checked out, as in I think they’re best experienced live… possibly with a few cold ones under ya belt


Featured, Music »

[ Written by: | 5 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

Been a bit quiet on the sounds of the summer here – but the flow of music just doesn’t stop. After quite a bit of back and forthing a stack of vinyl was ordered, assembled and gratefully received at casa del benny.
A highlight of the order is the (slightly) mysterious “Thoughtstream” – by Dices and AEM Rhythm Cascade. The first release on new Scottish label “12th Isle”, the contents are an eclectic mix of hazy ambient, warm synths, and some more beat focused work. Bit …