This week’s podcast is from Construct. Real name Sam Armus, resides in Milwaukee and has spent the past couple of years making techno exclusively on live instruments. He uses a combination of Eurorack, an Elektron Analog Rytm, effects pedals and most his most recent addition, a Prophet 6. Construct has numerous releases on Format Recordings, Webuildmachines and Klectik Records to name a few. Sam has provided a fantastic mix of dark brooding analog techno made completely live. We hope you enjoy!
We’re excited to have Brenda on our next Blank Code podcast. From Chicago but newly relocated in Denver, Brenda’s a regular fixture with Format Recordings and a resident on the Format.FM podcast station. Keep up with upcoming events and music from Brenda on her Facebook and Soundcloud pages. Thanks for listening!
This weeks guest on the Blank Code Podcast is Monix. Lance Blaise has been DJing and producing music under various monikers for years. He has signed his music to some of the best labels in the world including: Gynoid, Capsula, Spark Music, Phobiq, Illegal Alien Records. Monix is currently based in Philadelphia running his label Teggno and still producing great underground techno. Enjoy
This week on the Blank Code Podcast, we welcome for the first time, Lindsey Herbert. The past year Lindsey has been on fire as resident for both Robot Ears in San Francisco and also Invert Music Group in Los Angeles. Always setting the tone properly for major artists like Chris Liebing, Reeko and Function, Lindsey has gained recognition outside of her home cities. She traveled to Detroit to play for Blank Code in the Movement Opening party and most recently her first booking in Germany playing alongside Hours. This week she has provided a look into her deeper side. We think you will like this mix. Enjoy!
Alex Falk is a techno producer and DJ from the southeastern region of the US, closely associated with the Proper Trax label, upon which he made his solo debut in 2013 with the TERSE 12-inch. Since then, Falk has has gained increasing notoriety through consistently enticing releases including the dreamy ‘Mitsuda’, released on Anthony Naples’ Proibito imprint and his CGI004 EP on Atlanta-based CGI Records. His style is quirky, loop-driven techno that has been described by the music press as “impeccably booming,” “off-kilter,” “all-business,” and “svelte.”
Tim Baker, a highly respected international DJ and producer emits a striking devotion to the music he produces, plays and remixes. This native Detroiter has a creative style of Djing, which fuses the funk with menacing percussion for a dramatic and emotional experience. His insight and passion for Detroit techno and house music began advancing in 1984 when he received his first turntables. In the city of Detroit, the creative energy of the times was just beginning to manifest itself into the musical phenomena of ‘techno’. Baker’s frequent visits to several Detroit underground clubs left a lasting musical impression on Baker. The uninhibited presence of new music fueled his eagerness to DJ.
For the 21st century, Tim Baker will continue to uphold the repertoire of his labels by discovering innovative and creative talent. Tim extends his music capacity to new territories acquainting the world with his unique sound and vision. Tim’s undeniable propelling force is to provide World Class DJ performances, incredible production and quality entertainment for the masses.
This week we’re stoked to have Dallas, Texas techno producer James Kelley back on the podcast! This mix was recorded Live in Zadar, Croatia on Saturday November 19th, 2016 for the Koncept event at the Old Puppet Theater. His music can be found on labels such as Momentum League, Eternal Drive Recordings, Silent Hell Records, Subspec, Moleskine Music and Kontrol Records to name a few.
Pulling double duties as a promoter, he also curates and hosts his own events under the name SOURCE 20/20 in Dallas where he currently resides. This project has brought some of the most influential artists in techno to the Dallas underground. He is constantly locked in the lab formulating a unique brew of sounds ranging from haunting and deep, dark and moody, to twisted and diabolic so prepare yourself to get lost in an audio journey into the depths of your own mind.