Dear Movement Detroit, keep sharing underground music with North America

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Movement Festival is the birthplace of Techno’s gift to North America, but what does it need to do to continue being impactful down the road?

Fur Coat – Seven

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Fur Coat takes us on a journey with their deep, dark sounds.

SKMB GUEST MIX – JARED LOVE

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Dive into our latest SKMB Guest Mix, provided by YouPlusOne resident Jared Love. Pairs well with a beer on the beach. Grab it as a free download!

Pattern Drama – My Position

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Pattern Drama’s latest release will have you grooving on the dancefloor.

Greazu$ – U Make Me Crazy

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Greazu$ is a local Vancouver underground duo comprised of Patrik Cure and Severine Erickson, also known as Hxdb. Greazu$ describes themselves as “multi-genre,” and are constantly bringing new sounds and influences into their… Continue reading

Underground Sounds of NYC Part 3: SKMB Guest Mix – Momus

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For the third part in our series ‘Underground Sounds of NYC’ we invited New York based music man Momus, otherwise known as Amaury Meunier to treat us to an exclusive SKMB Guest Mix. Amaury’s love… Continue reading

Bokeh – Aberrations Mix Vol. 1

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A mix of modern & classic House Music, bordering on Techno from local DJ ‘Bokeh’. Featuring: 1. Mike Grant – My Soul, My Spirit (Mr. G’s Freedom Reprise) 2. Friendly Chemist – Visions… Continue reading

Underground Sounds of NYC Part 2: The Dark Side of The Big Apple

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Guest Post by Lawrence Goldstein / Founder of Infectious NYC and Cherry Drop Records Inc

Happy Medium – Rolling Shades of the Sun EP

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Get lost in Happy Medium’s debut album, full of dreamy and optimistic vibes and warm, soothing vocals.

Underground Sounds of NYC Part 1: Infectious NYC

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SKMB spotlights New York based monthly underground house music radio show INFECTIOUS NYC

SKMB Guest Mix – Kirtay

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  I first met Amy last year at Shambhala Music Festival; we immediately hit it off and soon realized our music tastes were quite similar. She was born and raised in Victoria where… Continue reading

Ryan Wells – Lucia’s Garden (me.n.u free DL)

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Ryan Wells brings the heat with this drool worthy bassline house gem, available for free via me.n.u music. Check out me.n.u music every Wednesday at The Keefer Bar in Vancouver

Myles Away – Come On

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Local electro dubstep producer’s infectious track will get you grooving. Free download.

SKMB Guest Mix – Sollors

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A bouncy deep house mix courtesy of Vancouver’s Karsten Sollors, download it for free!

N’to – Ayahuasca

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French dynamo N’to takes us on a voyage to the Amazon with his track, ‘Ayahuasca.’

Enno Karr EP Preview – Substation Recordings

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Overpowering, commanding bass drums. Intricate percussion with tribal undertones. Changing phrases that instantly transport the listener into a new space marked by minimalism, or funk, or emotive melodies. These are just some of the things that begin to characterize the enigmatic Enno Karr.

John Talabot @ Fortune Sound – April. 22nd

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John Talabot plays at Fortune Sound Club on Wednesday April 22nd. A show you don’t want to miss.

SKMB Guest Mix – Kinobi

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Local babe Jordan Prain who goes by the moniker Kinobi (formerly know as OG-1 Kenobi) has provided us with our latest SKMB Guest Mix. He is a part of the Sound Vibe Crew and Late Knights Collective,… Continue reading

GROUNDWERK Vancouver

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Groundwerk Vancouver is a group of electronic music enthusiasts passionate about showcasing and nurturing our local community of producers, sound collectives, record labels, event organizers and media contributors. Join us on April 22nd at 8pm for our first event!

Longwalkshortdock Album Release Party @ The Imperial

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Longwalkshortdock is undoubtedly one of Vancouver’s most exciting performers to see. His third album, Squashing Machine just dropped this week and he is now touring to show us what he as been up to… Continue reading

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: TEN WALLS

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Spotlight on Lithuanian deep house DJ/Producer Ten Walls, voted one of the Top Artists of 2014.

SKMB Guest Mix – Trulyors

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Guest Mix from Trulyors featuring all original music that is deep and experimental. Free Download.

Sensual (Andrew Lozano’s Fatuous Love Mix)

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Wow, it has been a while since my last post…  Super busy these days with all kinds of ish, but hopefully I can get back into the habit of reviewing some of my… Continue reading

Artist Spotlight: iamforest

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A vibrant and dreamy indie electronic album from Vancouver’s iamforest. Sit back, relax and enjoy!

SKMB March 2015 Playlist

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Enjoy our favourite finds from the past months time listening to our March 2015 Playlist

SKMB Guest Mix – Oliver Nickels

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Just over an hour of the smoothest of grooves provided by Vancouver’s Oliver Nickels, grab it as a free download!

Energy by CGB ft. MaZhe and Eddy P

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This is “Energy”. A seriously addictive tune with a positive edge from hip hop artist CGB, ft. Mahze, and Eddy.P.

Artist Spotlight: Kiko Bun

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Emerging London singer, songwriter, and producer, Kiko Bun, gives us reggae that commands the mood.

SKMB Guest Mix – Kalibo

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Kalibo brings the light, springtime vibes with his SKMB Guest Mix

Daäna – Little Animals

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A melodic techno adventure, Little Animals by Daäna (Free Download)

SKMB Guest Mix – Iain Howie

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Enjoy our latest drool worthy SKMB Guest Mix from Vancouver’s up and comer Iain Howie. Grab it as a free download!

Elonius – Things I Used To Do

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Local dubstep producer gives us a case of the feels.

SPECIALIVERY – ATON EP

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Specialivery’s latest EP is 32 min of Techno that appeals to my taste so well it feels as if it was made for me.

Nima Khaste – CUNTS WHO WEAR BLACK (C.W.W.B)

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London based Nima Khaste’s hour long #experimental #techno track CUNTS WHO WEAR BLACK (C.W.W.B) has left us breathless

Maya Jane Coles @ Imperial – March 21

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We would follow Maya Jane Coles into the fire. Thankfully we need only go to The Imperial on Saturday March 21st.

Sunrom – Sea Breezes

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Sunrom’s psychedelic track Sea Breezes is a vibration for the dreamer, thinker, and creator.

Tanner Ross @ The Fox – March 13

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Catch Tanner Ross at The Fox on Friday March 13th.

Nick Hill – Rut EP

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Nick Hill – Rut EP is what we have been waiting for.

SKMB Guest Mix – SIFA

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New bouncy Guest Mix from Belgian DJ SIFA. Grab it as a free download!

SKMB February 2015 Playlist

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From mellow instrumentals to deep house and techno – these are the sounds that moved us over the past month’s time.

SKMB Guest Mix – Johnny Killick

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Deep and sexy guest mix from Vancouver’s Johnny Killick! Download it for free!

H & YASI – PRICE$ (Prod. FELLY)

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Price$ delivers gentle, swaying rnb/rap for this week’s #SundaySlowJams instalment.