The 10 best festive electronic tunes for a merry litmas

The bells are ringing and the snow is falling, at least they are somewhere. It’s time to crack out the decks and get jolly with some Christmas tunes – but who says you have to…

EMI License Catalogue to Beatport

EMI has just licensed their electronica catalogue to Beatport. It seems like EMI are now going to license their catalogue to pretty much anyone at any price.

Ulrich Schnauss Is an Electronica Genius: Here Is My Favourite Track

I’ve suddenly become a really big fan of Ulrich Schnauss. Ulrich Schnauss is an electronica genius. Sometimes it really does seem like the music is painting pictures in my mind. Anyways, this is one of his best tracks. Hope you enjoy it!

Shameless Self Promotion – Landerim

Ambient/Psychedelic/Folk, Brooklyn, New York Landerim is a band named after a word made up by Robert Wyatt on his album “Rock Bottom,” featuring Larry Demellier (drums, keyboards, vocals), Derek Knott (guitar, bass, keyboards) and John…

Shameless Self Promotion – memotone

Genre:Alternative Minimal Electronica Location:Wiltshire UK I am a solo performer/producer from a little Village called Tollard Royal. I produce all my music from my bedroom recording on a zoom H4 and putting all the sounds…

RouteNote Artist Spotlight – Gyre

A lot of tracks go across our admin department’s desk, and when they find something exceptional, they flag it up. One of the artists that we’re particularly proud to welcome to our catalogue is Gyre….

[Post-foetus] – The Fabric

Jangly, jarring tunes over uncomfortable electronic backgrounds somehow come together as a coherent and listenable whole, and then give way to slow, gentle guitars and violins and spoken samples. Something like Modest Mouse making an…

Memotone – Music for Trains

Memotone is somewhere between Lemon Jelly and the Cinematic Orchestra, which for a one man act, recording on an 8 track and a laptop is a pretty incredible achievement. William Yates has put together a…

Electrosynthesis – Core

Dense, dark electronica, reminiscent of Apollo 440 in their dancier days, but also with a more modern, chiptunesque vibe running through the album. Their single (not from the album) ‘The New Majority’ features quotes from…