The Lowdown: Fingalick

Experimental beatmaker and sampler Fingalick – known as Tomas to his friends and family – has been working with music since the age of 3. He was once a child prodigy, before he even touched a computer and begun testing out different softwares. Fingalick’s music oozes warm soulful vocals and laidback LA-inspired beats. He is…

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MARMO: ‘We have a hard time defining ourselves with a generic musical term, therefore we like to use this meaningless one: Post-Techno’

With vinyl having a massive resurgence over the past couple of years, the pressure for artists to create vinyl formats of their releases has increased. As London-based duo MARMO explain, ‘for some pyschological reasons, if something is on vinyl it’s more worthy of attention to electronic music listeners nowadays.’ It’s for this reason, Christian and…

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The Lowdown: Roma Zuckerman

Over the past couple of years, Nina Kraviz’s imprint трип has become a staple for an eclectic selection of Eastern European sounds. Spanning across IDM, electro, gabber, techno and house, the label has championed incredible artists such as Bjarki, Exos, K-Hand, Deniro and Steve Stoll. On the 8th December, Russian artist Roma Zuckerman will step…

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We Need To Talk About Konstantin

The recent comments made by Konstantin about women in the music industry proved shocking to everyone and led to a polarisation of opinion about how to comprehend his beliefs. However, did the response from the electronic music community go too far and betray the core values of inclusion and equality that the scene upholds?  …

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The Lowdown: Bangs Garcia

With Facebook becoming a hotbed of influential music groups, there has been a constant battle between artists and punters over whether these groups are beneficial to the electronic music scene. People from all walks of life are posting their distorted camera work to various music identification platforms in hope to get their favourite tracks ID’d –…

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Label Love Affair: Presha Records

When you think of Guildford, a town situated just outside of London, a bustling electronic music scene is not the first thought that enters the mind. However, local label and promoter Presha have taken it into their own hands by fore-fronting a scene that is bubbling with incredible independent talent, oozing UK-influenced sounds. Behind the…

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The Lowdown: Kareful

The interconnectivity between the internet and our society has never been as alarmingly apparent as it has in our day and age. Plenty of millennials can share familiar tales of losing valuable hours by aimlessly scrolling through meme pages, dry Vice (RIP) articles or even ’52 photos of the most fucked up shit ever! You…

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Favourite Album Covers 002

Each month we will be going on a voyeuristic excursion through some of the finest artwork to grace record sleeves. Although of course a purely subjective exercise, we here at 909 believe that a record sleeve is an absolutely critical part of the final package and therefore see it fit to investigate the bravest, slickest,…

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