This idea came to me after a couple of incomplete mixes that I made at some of the events. I have so much good music to share, and it feels like I just can't get it out at once. A lot of it is on vinyl, and doesn't even exist in any electronic form (unrel
Mr. Tom – Polar
It’s a chilly early morning, and I my feet sink into the hard shell of a snow that built up over the night. The sun warms my face, but the air is crispy and dry. I hurry towards my destination, in time with the beat, on my headphone commute. The music compiled in this mix by Mr. Tom features some of my favorite ambient dub and ambient techno artists, like Vladislav Delay, Lulu Rouge, Yagya, Trentemøller, and Gas, so I couldn’t resist from sharing it with you. Appropriately titled Polar, the music wraps cold and empty white noise, into deep thumps of the bass and endless delays, so characteristic of the genre.
HC - DSM-IV-TR
As my mood shifts from one plane to another, and the music bombards my ears with various styles, tones and rhythms, it’s hard to stay grounded to just one genre. Today, I feel like glitching along with IDM. Tomorrow, I bop my head to hard pounding techno. In anger, evil drum’n'bass takes over my soul, then collapses in half-time to the vibrations of dubstep. How do I capture all of these swings in one swooping hour?