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Connan Mockasin - 'Forever Dolphin Love (Erol Alkan Rework)'

I’m not stranger to writing about Erol Alkan on this blog. I’ve been a fan for years and I’m always delighted to hear a new rework or production. 40 more words


Through their prolific remix work in the last decade, Erol Alkan and Richard Norris have brought psychedelic music to the dance floor. The band name they chose, … 229 more words


Beyond The Wizard's Sleeve - 'Diagram Girl'

Resting in the space between psychedelic rock and electronica is Beyond The Wizard’s Sleeve (whose “Re-Amaginations” I’ve talked about before). ‘Diagram Girl’ combines etherial vocals and melancholic chords with a thunderous electronic beats. 37 more words

LA Priest - 'Engine (Erol Alkan's Transonic Re-Edit)'

Erol Alkan’s remixography is full of classics and his re-edit of LA Priest is one of the greats. The Morse code riffs, grinding synths and aggressive drum machines form a darkly danceable groove. 30 more words

Manchester Gigs of the Month – February 2016

If not exactly yet sprung, Spring is at least poking its dew-sodden head above the parapet. Which means the hibernation is over, and the gig circuit is well and truly back in motion. 805 more words

Erol Alkan - 'A Hold on Love'

I’m a big Erol Alkan fan (an Alfan, if you will). Normally, Erol Alkan’s remixes, re-edits and reworks are where it’s at, but occasionally he’ll put out a great original track. 46 more words

Tracey Thorn - 'Raise the Roof (Beyond the Wizard's Sleeve Re-Animation)'

‘Raise the Roof’ is a sweet little tune in its original form, but for me this remix (or re-animation) transforms it into something really special. Thorn’s soft vocals still take centre-stage and the calm mood of the original remains. 71 more words