The Berlin imprint sources eight tracks of frazzled club movements.
Vectors 3 also features Chinese artist and RBMA graduate Pan Daijing, a Berlin-based purveyor of noisy techno and scuffed electronics who also makes sound installations. As well ‘Very Uncomfortable, Please’, the compilation includes a remix of her track ‘Druid’ by Smee, aka Bintus.
Tracks by Inca Pax, Dr. Skime and Martyn Hare round out the eight-track compilation, which is due on January 24 in 2×12” and digital formats.
The label has shared a video teaser by The Popular Society featuring tracks by Dr. Skime and Pan Daijing – the first in a series of four, with a new video coming out every second week. Listen below.
Earlier this year the techno imprint dropped a unique collaboration between Bintus and leftfield New York rapper Sensational. Power Vacuum also launched a sublabel, Inversions, focusing on kraut, punk, folk and prog experiments, starting with a compilation featuring Stereolab member Tim Gane’s Cavern of Anti-Matter group.
A1. Dr. Skime – ‘RX7 Jams 8, 9 & 7’
A2. Pan Daijing – ‘Very Uncomfortable, Please’
B1. Beau Wanzer – ‘Up Chuck’s’
B2. Duran Duran Duran – ‘Drap Jam’
C1. Pan Daijing – ‘Druid (Bintus Rmx)’
C2. Inca Pax – ‘Transfer Function’
D1. Martyn Hare – ‘Time Terminated’
D2. Bleaching Agent – ‘Operai’