The Lowdown: Ivy Barkakati

Originally from Maryland, Ivy Barkakati has lived in Barcelona since 2012 and has firmly found her feet within the local scene and beyond. A DJ, producer, and vocalist, Ivy has lent her vocals and productions to the likes of Roza Terenzi, Cardopusher, SOS MUSIC, Furious Frank, and more as well as working within collaborative projects

Untitled 909 Podcast 069: marjai

A captivating session with heavy UK influence spanning across bass, pop, experimental, drill and more from Leeds-based DJ and dancer, marjai. This might be marjai’s first mix for a blog but over the last few years, he has been immersing himself in the local scene and beyond. Hosting an ecclectic residency on Sable Radio for

Tracks of the Month, March 2021

This is an overview of the music that the 909 crew are feeling this month. Not focused on new releases, it serves as an insight to our musical journeys and the discoveries we make on the way.    Nush – U Girls (Shake It Club Mix) This isn’t particularly new, and it isn’t particularly revolutionary,

Untitled 909 Podcast 068: Martha

Martha has become a familiar face within the UK music circuit, a leading figure within the London scene specifically who uses their platform to champion emerging artists and communities from all corners of the world.  Based in South London, Martha is a presenter, curator, DJ, and sound artist who has become known through her weekly

Premiere: Rizu X – Riverwalk Mall

Rizu X formally kicks off the new NYC-based label Gone Baby with dizzying new cuts. The EP is named after “Myokymia,” which is the involuntary eye twitching that usually stems from stress, sleep deprivation, or caffeine. The production channeled the energy from the nightlife she was missing, mixed with the anxiety and codependency to technology,

Untitled 909 Podcast 067: SUCHI

Get to know Norwegian-Indian DJ/producer, SUCHI with this captivating mixtape. The multi-disciplinary artist nods to her roots throughout, with plenty of unreleased gems from a host of South Asian producers as she celebrates her latest single, ‘Gula i Deg’ – an explosive cut fusing vocal samples from Norwegian Semi vocalist Mari Boine with breaks-heavy, rave

Influences: Laughing Ears

Shanghai-based musician Laughing Ears has an incredible approach to contemporary club music, creating immersive worlds for her listeners to get lost in. With previous releases on Ran Music, Function Lab and Chinabot, Laughing Ears lands on Infinite Machine with her second album ‘Blood’ earlier this year – also her lengthiest work to date.   What