FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music.

Top Slider

We Been Ready: Inside the global resurgence of Baltimore club
We Been Ready: Inside the global resurgence of Baltimore club
Words by Chris Kelly •  18th December 2014 • 
Until recently, Baltimore club was thought dead and buried, one of the first casualties of the blog-buzz cycle. But with Jersey club lighting up festivals and clubs in the US and abroad, its Balti [...]
Meet Marshstepper, the bondage-loving techno loons taking performance art to Berghain
Meet Marshstepper, the bondage-loving techno loons taking performance art to Berghain
Words by Louis Pattison •  16th December 2014 • 
In a techno scene not known for its showmanship, Marshstepper stand out. Photos from their shows resemble surreptitious shots stolen at occult gatherings: figures in robes and masks lifting ch [...]
FACT mix 475: Josey Rebelle
FACT mix 475: Josey Rebelle
15th December 2014 • 
On the day that the king of soul returned, we present a mix by one of its modern-day queens. When we ran down our list of 100 Underrated DJs Who Deserve More Shine, we didn't just include Josey [...]
Digital mystics: the strange story of the 8-bit reggae underground
Digital mystics: the strange story of the 8-bit reggae underground
Words by Robert Barry •  15th December 2014 • 
There is an alternative universe in which the most important reggae tune of 1985 was not Prince Jammy and Wayne Smith’s ‘Under Me Sleng Teng’, but the music to a Nintendo game called Wreckin [...]
FACT contributors pick their favourite albums of 2014
FACT contributors pick their favourite albums of 2014
13th December 2014 • 
Still have space left for end of year lists? Here are the full-lengths - with a handful of EPs and mixes thrown in - that did it for FACT's contributors in 2014. Despite not strictly being an a [...]
The 50 best tracks of 2014
The 50 best tracks of 2014
Words by Joseph Morpurgo, Chris Kelly, John Twells, Chal Ravens, Tom Lea, Aidan Bennison •  11th December 2014 • 
Skip to: 40 / 30 / 20 / 10 Stream a selection of these tracks on Spotify and Rdio Here we go then: the last of our main 2014 features. As ever, our 50 Best Tracks are just that - some [...]
The 50 best albums of 2014
The 50 best albums of 2014
Words by Joseph Morpurgo, John Twells, Chal Ravens, Chris Kelly, Aidan Bennison, Tom Lea •  9th December 2014 • 
Skip to: #50 / #40 / #30 / #20 / #10 So, 2014 - how did you fare?  There’s a sense, articulated on these pages and elsewhere, that it was a vintage year for dance albums. We’d qual [...]
The 10 best labels of 2014
The 10 best labels of 2014
Words by John Twells, Tom Lea, Chal Ravens, Chris Kelly & Joseph Morpurgo •  8th December 2014 • 
Music's barriers of entry have dissolved almost entirely, but record labels remain as important as ever. As consuming and making music becomes easier, the need for curation becomes greater. It' [...]
Remembering Nick ‘Gravenhurst’ Talbot, Warp’s much-loved black sheep
Remembering Nick ‘Gravenhurst’ Talbot, Warp’s much-loved black sheep
Words by Arron Merat •  8th December 2014 • 
Emerging onto the beach into a big and bright North Devon afternoon, Nick Talbot exits through the side of a white, windowless tent, smiling and squinting through his glasses.  He spreads his  [...]
Page 1 of 14712345...102030...>

fact mixesread more

FACT mix 475: Josey Rebelle
FACT mix 474: Helix
FACT mix 473: Mr. Mitch
FACT is the UK's best online music magazine and home to the weekly FACT mix series.
All content © 2012-2014 by The Vinyl Factory. All rights reserved.
Advertisement