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UV041 / Lake People - Break The Pattern

UV041 / Lake People – Break The Pattern

Break The Pattern by Lake People Lake People, the man with a knack for aural subtleties, is spot-on with his first EP for Uncanny Valley. Over the course of four tracks he showcases a quiet different approach compared to the sophisticated House music the Leipzig based artist released on labels like Permanent Vacation or Connaisseur...
CVBox mix for IO-Podcast Series

CVBox mix for IO-Podcast Series

Also, don’t forget to read the the hilarious accompanying text if you’re able to understand German.
UV Funk 044: Best of 2016

UV Funk 044: Best of 2016

One more year, lots of new favourites. Once again UV Funk host Philipp asked a lot of Dresden- and not Dresden-based DJs and artists to comment on their biggest tune of the year. As in recent years the show gathers a fine collection of songs from House via Electro through to Jazz and Disco. Tracklist:...
HHV review for "So ist es im Nadelwald" (German)

HHV review for “So ist es im Nadelwald” (German)

Music critic Kristoffer Cornils found just the right words to describe the new CVBox album. Read it over here if you are able to understand German.
UVLP04 / CVBox - So ist es im Nadelwald

UVLP04 / CVBox – So ist es im Nadelwald

So ist es im Nadelwald by CVBox If you‘re familiar with CVbox‘ music you know that he isn’t the guy for your average Techno track. Formalistic song structures aren’t his thing. When you’ll start to listen to a new CVBox track you’ll don’t know how it will end. His music derives from his deep love...
CVBox Interview at Fazemag (German)

CVBox Interview at Fazemag (German)

On the occasion of the release of CVBox’ debut album the German magazine FAZE did an revealing interview with him. Read all about his beginnings as a producer and his mastery as a mushroom picker… If you wanna listen to the album go over here.
UV Funk 043: Merry Ambient Christmas Special Part 2

UV Funk 043: Merry Ambient Christmas Special Part 2

Okay, it’s true. Mankind really haven’t evolved in 2016. Don’t know whether there is a correlation but 2016 was also the year that brought us many strong Ambient albums. For the latest UV Funk show Philipp picked up the thread from 2014’s “Merry Ambient Christmas Special” and compiled some of the most exiting sonic adventures in...
Groove premieres CVBox-album with exclusive track

Groove premieres CVBox-album with exclusive track

German quality tabloid Groove premiered the first sign of CVBox’ album “So ist es im Nadelwald”. So, if you like his sound from his EPs for Uncanny Valley or just recently for Ortloff you’ll be more than pleased to listen to the new track  “707 Dubbing”. The double 12″ comes in a beautiful package designed by Jacob...
UV Podcast 046 - Sven Kacirek

UV Podcast 046 – Sven Kacirek

Hey Mr. Sven Kacirek, where are you from and how did you get interested in music? I started to take drum lessons when I was ten.  At the age of 12 I joined the punk band of my elder brother.  The band was called “Abschaum” which means “scum”. Later on I played in different Jazz...
Cuthead podcast for Phonographe Corp

Cuthead podcast for Phonographe Corp

Once again Cuthead delivers the goods. This time in form of an excellent and versaile podcast for French’s Phonographe Corp. Drop everything and have a listen
Return Of The Sample Jesus pt. 2

Return Of The Sample Jesus pt. 2

After Sample Jesus was seen first on a remote country road, he now brings his message of salvation to your city. Listen to his gospel. Donations in the form of devotional objects is welcome and rewarded with eternal bliss: do it here or at your local record store! Shot in Dresden, Prohlis. Thanks to Simon Käser...
UV Podcast 045 - Benedikt Frey

UV Podcast 045 – Benedikt Frey

Could you please introduce yourself to our listeners? Hey There, I´m Benedikt and I love italian food. What’s the idea behind your mix? The idea was not to start with slo-mo records this time… How did you approached that concept? By starting with faster ones 😉 When and where did you started djing and producing...
Return Of The Sample Jesus pt. 1

Return Of The Sample Jesus pt. 1

starring: Petar M. | big thanks to Ravir Film: http://www.ravir.de/ Return Of The Sample Jesus by Cuthead is out now!  
UV039 / Jacob Korn - EP3

UV039 / Jacob Korn – EP3

EP3 by Jacob Korn It’s always an event when Jacob Korn fires up his custom-made studio set up to create another exciting House record. In fact, EP3 is a tasteful four-tracker that more than lives up on its two predecessors. “The Happening” builds on funky drum patterns before rising into a break that feels like...
Jacob Korn making a beat "Against The Clock"

Jacob Korn making a beat “Against The Clock”

Prior to the release of this month’s “EP3” Jacob Korn is showing us a bit of his studio magic. For FACT Magazine and its video series “Against the Clock” he’s producing a beat in ten minutes.
Two fresh (German) reviews of "Return Of The Sample Jesus"

Two fresh (German) reviews of “Return Of The Sample Jesus”

The Sample Jesus is loved by German Online magazine Das Filter and the Hip-Hop authority Juice.
UV Podcast 044 - Chinaski

UV Podcast 044 – Chinaski

Who is Chinaski and where is he from? I’m Stefan and I come from the Baltic Sea. Are you following a specific musical or visual concept with your art? Is that different from label to label? In general, I think all my work is speaking the same language. In real life, I separate the art...
UV040 / Cuthead - Return Of The Sample Jesus

UV040 / Cuthead – Return Of The Sample Jesus

UV040 / Return Of The Sample Jesus by Cuthead In a world without hope, a world with no appetite for sonic adventures, there’s only one man who can save us all. He is… the Sample Jesus! From behind the enchanted pyramids of Egypt comes a man that has nothing to prove but a lot to...
UV Funk 042: Soundtrack Special Part 2: Synth Horror Movies

UV Funk 042: Soundtrack Special Part 2: Synth Horror Movies

Synths have been the instruments of choice for decades when it comes to soundtracking horror movies. From the heydays in the Seventies with legends like John Carpenter and Goblin to modern approaches that reflects the early days those two pop culture icons make a perfect liaison dangereuses. Whether you like those sharp and abrasive electronic...
Jacob Korn Tech Talk for Slices

Jacob Korn Tech Talk for Slices

Jacob Korn takes Telekom Electronic Beats TV into his studio for a Tech Talk with a difference. Watch as Jacob demystifies the seemingly complex world of modifying synthesisers and drum machines. In addition, to Korn’s wisdom you will also hear 2 demos of what a few modifications can do to your gear, be it Roland,...
New Video for Chinaski's "Disaster"

New Video for Chinaski’s “Disaster”

With his newest video the producer from hell formally known as Chinaski transforms his club track Disaster into an ambient song completely removed of bassline and beats. Watch the clip below and read the whole piece on Tissue Magazine over here.
All the Dresden-mixes from Fusion Festival 2016 in one place

All the Dresden-mixes from Fusion Festival 2016 in one place

The ‪‎Sonnendeck‬ floor at Fusion Festival was built, curated and played by the good people of: Palais Palett, Floppy and Uncanny Valley from Dresden. We created this playlist for your everlasting joy and may it help to shorten the waiting for 2018.
Scherbe's Vaporwave Podcast

Scherbe’s Vaporwave Podcast

Scherbe has developed a facination for the music that is called Vaporwave. Read the interview and you’ll find out the reason for this passion. The mix is a recording from Scherbe’s opening set on the outdoor floor of our 5 years of Uncanny Valley birthday bash in September 2015. That awesome thing that happened at Sektor Evolution in Dresden....
HHV review for "Connection Lost" (German)

HHV review for “Connection Lost” (German)

“Manche Menschen schlafen nicht und oftmals ist Musik dran schuld. »Trying To Hide But Then I Cried« ist genau so einer. Der dauerekstatische Opener von Massimiliano Pagliaras zweitem Teil seiner »Connection Lost«-Serie für das Dresdner Label Uncanny Valley bringt die stoische Zweckmäßigkeit von Euro-Disco-Beats und schubbernden Basslines mit irisierenden, psychedelischen Elementen zusammen.” Read on…
New Cuthead Podcast for Flux Music

New Cuthead Podcast for Flux Music

Here’s a new mix Cuthead put together for London and Leeds based Flux music. It’s a great ride through Robert’s influences from Busta Rhymes to Soundtrack fantasies.
UV Podcast 043 - Massimiliano Pagliara

UV Podcast 043 – Massimiliano Pagliara

What kind of connection was actually lost? Sometimes you happen to meet great and inspiring people and you feel there could be a special connection with them. Sometimes this is true and it actually happens. You connect with someone. Other times, it is perhaps more some sort of fantasy, an idealisation of a possible and...
UV Funk 041: Soundtrack Special Part 1: Exploitation Movies

UV Funk 041: Soundtrack Special Part 1: Exploitation Movies

Just like Exploitation movies could be a possibility for filmmakers to realize their dirty and in many cases cheaper visions – at least compared to Hollywood’s standards – the soundtracks to those films could also be a playground for musicians to try out different techniques and sounds. For the latest UV Funk show Philipp Demankowski put...
Paul Waak exhibition in Dresden

Paul Waak exhibition in Dresden

This is a must for every art lover in Dresden. Our cover artist Paul Waak opens his solo exhibition “Bulletproof Glass” at the C. Rockefeller Center for the contemporary Arts on the 16th of June, 8 PM. He deals with spaces that have been lost in the past. The exhibition runs until the 3rd of July. Link...
UV038 / Massimiliano Pagliara - Connection Lost Pt. 2

UV038 / Massimiliano Pagliara – Connection Lost Pt. 2

UV038 / Connection Lost Pt. 2 by Massimiliano Pagliara For the second part of his “Connection Lost” series Massimiliano Pagliara teaches a lesson in how to translate Disco music in a modern language of sound. Without further ado “Trying To Hide But Then I Cried” comes across as pure dance floor material. Above a drum-fueled...
New label feature over at Ran$om Note

New label feature over at Ran$om Note

Here’s a nice feature about the label over at Ran$om Note as part of their label love series. Including an interview with Philipp. “The midsize city of Dresden sits by the Elbe, in Eastern Germany not far from either Berlin or Leipzig. Often eclipsed by the bright lights of its bigger neighbours, you may expect Dresden...