At the end of the 80s, Belgium was taken by surprise by the New Beat, a once immensely popular, almost surreal type of dance music. Its unexpected but short lived success didn’t only leave a mark on a new generation of musicians in Belgium in the years to come; It’s eclectic mix of sounds and styles actually had its seeds in earlier decades.
The Sound Of Belgium
The master mind of the Belgian label We Play House will play with us for the occasion of the series of vinyl records called Our Beat Is Still New featuring very New Beat tracks.
Serial Error takes over. Read on!
A few weeks ago Traxx - our US-born Dresden homie – played along Mute Records’ Daniel Miller (producer of Depeche Mode, Fad Gadget…) at Plastic People, London.
A 20 year old radio program (Buschfunk) invites for ‘doing what I want’ for 1 hour of their airtime, so what? Just click!
After endless transcription and editing Philipp Demankowski (Uncanny Valley’s press spokesman) finished a profound talk on the history and practice of electronic music. Inspiring for anybody who is seeking for the inner heart of our passion. Including a lot of links and media to dig to.
We enter an old office building in the heart of Dresden where some of the Uncanny Valley-artists have their studios. Luckily, the dull architecture apparently doesn’t influence the musical outcome. Sneaker, who’ve just released his Java/Sumatra EP, is working here right next to Jacob Korn and Break SL and they meet up from time to…
Belgian label We Play House will release a compilation called Our Beat Is Still New.
Our feature for a Belgian compilation. Read on!
Fabian Haase (Art des Hauses) https://soundcloud.com/fabianhaase
Felix & Jacob (Uncanny Valley) https://soundcloud.com/tubbotronic
VAV (Control) https://soundcloud.com/vavgermany
John Tale (Follow the white Rabbit) https://soundcloud.com/johntale
Sneaker (Uncanny Valley, Frigio Rec.) http://sneakerdj.com/
Rudee b2b STN (Plastic House) https://soundcloud.com/plastic-house
Bondexx (Mama said) https://soundcloud.com/bondexx
/w Ideograma (live), Juanpablo, SneakerDJ