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Various Vegetables Radio #56 | Polyrhythmic Pattern Polka

Winter is coming. Time to hide in the lab and to do intensive sound research. The members of Various Vegetables already have a lot of output to make the dark season even darker. So, in this show, we’ll be hopping between the latest releases of Eutechnik, Octobird, ZeckDBH and Vertical67’s Label Vortex Traks, filling the gaps with plenty of experimental sounds, somewhere between IDM, Acid and dirty house tunes.

If you wanna jump into the show kinda well prepared, go and check these resources:

Eutechnik „Longform“

Octobird „1st of Octobird“

Mesak „Kirot“

ZeckDBH „2nd Drift“


TRACKLIST

Gifted and Blessed – Non Duality
Four Tet – LA Trance [Text Records]
Brainwaltzera – Mixolydian Transition 18 [FILM]
Eutechnik – Semaphore
Multiplex – Gravity X [Toytronic]
Kettel – APM [Planet Mu]
Aybee – Ark [Deepblak Recordings]
Don’t DJ – Pornoire [Berceuse Heroique]
S Olbricht – Veuns [Lobster Theremin]
Patricia – The Electric Eye Is Upon Me [Spectral Sound]
ZeckDBH – a4_047_01 [Zanderhythm]
Porter Ricks – Anguilla Electrica [Tresor Records]
Octobird – Sekway [Various Vegetables]
DMX Krew – Strode Downe [Hypercolour]
Scape One – Europa’s Secret [brokntoys]
Privacy – Dimensional Separation [Wrecks]
Special Request – Adel Crag Microdot [Houndstooth]
Mesak – Spirit Ahoy [Vortex Traks]
Koova – Code [brokntoys]
Ekman – Post Singularity Day [Creme Organization]
Cru Servers – Tryll Reggoh [Bomb Shop]
Richard H. Kirk – Invasion Pretext


You can also download this show here!

Eutechnik | Longform

It sneaked in so cozy that even it surprised us.

Eutechnik: Visual Mastermind, electronically infected sound engineer and Veglord has born a new EP. Between drifting rhythms and IDMish soundstructures, there is a lot to be found in its wide soundscapes.

Anyway!
Less words, more cowbells ... just go and download.

Batfinks “Mosisac” out on Caoutchou Records

Earthy, tricky and yet impulsive. Batfinks release on Caoutchou Records is a sick mosaic of sound called Mosisac. So much grown potential which will sadly not be able to grow on, as he passed away last year.

His Mates from Caoutchou say:

Batfinks became part of the Caoutchou fam since he contributed the track 'Shamalaalaa' for the second Rubber Beats compilation back in '09. 5 years later we released 'Bibobleyboo' on our label and early 2016 he sent us new material; an album named 'Mosisac'. Later that year we heard the sad news that Ste had passed away.

Batfinks was a mysterious character on whom we never really got a hold. When we talked, our conversations ended up in neologistic gibberish and laughter which was simultaneously amazing and funny. When we asked about his background to compose a promo text for his album this is what he wrote to us:

"Learnt my first chords when I was 4 on a Casio MT-65 on the toilet which was very satisfying I must say. Learnt how to play 808 State and Sonz of Da Loop Era tunes when I was 7 with a mate of mine, Jim Noir. Spent a lot of time with my dad and brother going to bluegrass gigs and old folks homes. Influences were mainly old school rave music when I was younger but then got into Gong, The Orb, Orbital, Autechre and that. A lot of jazz and world music stuff which was through my brother and his mates."

Mosisac shows us a side of Batfinks which we haven't heard before. Instead of the usual Batfinksesque sound we are now introduced to a collection of grim and gloom-ridden tracks although his typical sound is still imminent. In his dad's words: 'The musical version of Hieronymus Bosch paintings... it's a profound vision of someone on a path'

We love you, Batfinks. Forever in our hearts and ears.

ZeckDBH “2nd Drift” | out on zanderhythm

Two Pro Fighters in the field of Acid drowned Jams go into the 2nd Round. Vodor L. Zeck & Die Blutige Hand jammed harder then ever to present their best Tracks to you. Grab your Copy of the Cassette now! Or – if you’re poor and smell very bad – get your damn free MP3s and hide in a dark corner of your Room!

Love!