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Release Insight: UV050.1 – Jules Etienne

Release Insight: UV050.1 – Jules Etienne

It’s not that long ago that we met Jules Etienne. Well, actually we first heard his track “Dude’s Den”, which we immediately fell in love with. How good that the born Frenchman turned out to be a great guy all around, too. It was clear that we would absolutely integrate “Dude’s Den” on our UV50.1-comp....
UV Podcast 060 - Vincent Neumann

UV Podcast 060 – Vincent Neumann

Who is Vincent Neumann? I am a psychotherapist living in Leipzig, Germany. I work in a psychiatric ward with drug addicts from monday to friday. Sometimes I dj on the weekends and I like to publish mixes with weird titles. Also love Magic The Gathering. What’s the idea behind your mix? The idea was to...
Release Insight: UV050.1 - Sandrow M & Will Dubner

Release Insight: UV050.1 – Sandrow M & Will Dubner

Will Dubner and Sandrow M (right), Pic by Matthias Harre In their studio next to a cozy little Plattenbau Dresden’s very own Sandrow M and Will Dubner create their magic. It was also here where “Disco Schlamboni” was made, their contribution for our Uncanny Valley 050.1-compilation. Since we always attach great importance to the small talk...
UV050-1 / Various Artists – Uncanny Valley 50.1

UV050-1 / Various Artists – Uncanny Valley 50.1

Uncanny Valley 50.1 by Various Artists The Dresden based label Uncanny Valley celebrates its catalogue number 50 with a compilation series that stretches over several records1. That’s also a return to the beginnings of the label, which started in 2010 with four compilation records. The first record of the series is already a foretaste of...
UV Podcast 059 - Martin Saupe

UV Podcast 059 – Martin Saupe

Tracklist The Golden Filter – Cut My Hair WLDV – Phase 2 KZA – Le Troublant Acid Bufi – Brujerias Moscoman & The Organism – Rite Morgan Hammer – Arrogant Bastard Boot & Tax – Dimensione C Aleksandir – Yamaha (Asa Moto Remix) Speaking Minds & Amarcord – Jupiter Express Kito Jempere Band – Tiger...
New mixes by Sneaker, Qnete, Credit 00 and Anna Adams

New mixes by Sneaker, Qnete, Credit 00 and Anna Adams

Here’s a little roundup with new mixes for your upcoming spring fever. To be honest, some are also good for retiring to the club basement. Serenades Podcast #62 – Sneaker KANNMIX 27 – Qnete If-Only Podcast #45: Credit 00 Anna Adams – Red Light Radio
UV Podcast 058 - FlexibleHeart

UV Podcast 058 – FlexibleHeart

“Make Acid Great Again” – Wäre wohl FlexibleHearts Slogan wenn Techno ein Wahlkampf wäre. Wir würden sie zur Acid Prasidentin wählen und der Acidkanzler Andreas Gehm (R.I.P.) wär wohl mächtig stolz darauf” meinte John vom Objekt klein a letztes Jahr in Folge eines ihrer grandiosen DJ Sets. Tracklist 1.Acid Earth _ Type 303 2.Missing You...
Qnetes Cheapo Special

Qnetes Cheapo Special

Qnete has been around the world and put together a great Cheapo Special for ashore. Discogs-Sharks, grind your canines. Read all about it an listen to the awesome music over here.  
Uncanny Valley 50 Compilation series

Uncanny Valley 50 Compilation series

For eight years, we have been releasing records with music that is aimed at well-informed dancefloors, but which can also be felt without a nightlife diploma. In the early years, we put our focus on artists from our  hometown Dresden but meanwhile the roster has expanded beyond the city’s boundaries. On the occasion of reaching catalogue number 50, a...
RAT16 / Various Rats

RAT16 / Various Rats

Various Rats by Rat Life Records Rat Life Records presents Various Rats! A compilation of ultimate Party Hits for the downfall of society. Happy Doomsday everyone! If there is a rat there is life! Release dates: 25.03.2019 (Vinyl & Bandcamp) 15.04.2019 (digital) Buy Vinyl Bandcamp Amoeba Music Chez Emile Records Lyon Clone Decks Deejay.de Discogs Marketplace...
UV049 / Amrint Keen - Transient Loss Of Response

UV049 / Amrint Keen – Transient Loss Of Response

Transient Loss Of Response by Amrint Keen After his outing at the beginning of 2018, Amrint Keen (an alias of Lake People reserved for his rawer, broken and more experimental productions) is following up on Uncanny Valley with a new EP. And boy, nobody else does dance tracks so unpretentious, but still demanding. Oscillating between...
UV Funk 059: Best Of 2018

UV Funk 059: Best Of 2018

Also in 2019 Philipp asked some DJs and producers from the Uncanny Valley area for their favourite track of the past year. The result is once again a potpourri of emotions and a fun ride. Get lost between Belgian Boogie, German Goth classics, banging UK House and contemporary Afrobeat. Tracklist Philipp Demankowski: Keysha ‎– Stop It!...
UV Podcast 057 - Barbara Boeing

UV Podcast 057 – Barbara Boeing

Barbara Boeing from Curitiba in the south of Brazil caught our ear last summer at Palais Palett here in Dresden where she played a short notice gig during her holidays in Europe. Her set perfectly set the vibe for a great summer night out there at our favourite wooden dancefloor of the city. Some months...
2018: Thirteen releases in twelve months

2018: Thirteen releases in twelve months

Once again, we haven’t managed to keep to the rule of releasing only one release a month. That’s why 2018 feels well filled again with a total of 13 releases. 6 x Unvanny Valley, 4 x Rat Life, 3 x shtum. Here is an overview: Panthera Krause – All My Circuits Part I (UV043) We started in...
13 Tracks from 2018

13 Tracks from 2018

13 Tracks from 2018 by Uncanny Valley This is the annual review of Uncanny Valley, shtum and Rat Life. How quickly time flies can be felt especially at the end of a year when all we have is dust and memories and everything else passes by. But the music remains! Uncanny Valley and its two...
UV Funk 058: Merry Ambient Christmas Part Four

UV Funk 058: Merry Ambient Christmas Part Four

As always for the last UV Funk show of the year Philipp compiles some of his favorite Ambient records of the respective year. And in 2018 a lot of good stuff came out. New but also some Reissues. Perfect for your own personal Christmas meditation. As always with good Ambient, you can listen to the...
UV Podcast 056 - DJ Spit

UV Podcast 056 – DJ Spit

Tracklist PEEKABOO – STEP IT UP DJ RECKLESS – TANGA BEATS DPX – NON FORMAT BETA 2 – THE VANISHING POINT DJ DISRESPECT – CHANGE THE SYSTEM COCKY BALBOA – MOTION WARNING FTP – I M FROM DETROIT ALEX CORTEX – BLACK SERPENTINE A1 JENSEN INTERCEPTOR – BUBBLE BOY MR. INCOGNITO – AUTOMATIK STUFE DJ...
UV Funk 057: Songs From Anatolia Special

UV Funk 057: Songs From Anatolia Special

Tilman from the Dresden based DJ duo Patlıcan takes us on a musical journey to Turkey. After spending a lot of time in various Turkish cities at flea markets and small shops, his collection of Anatolian music is growing steadily. At UV Funk he presents a small selection of arabesque folk music pumped up with...
Rat Life Radio 8 with special guest Jan Schulte (LYL Nov.23rd 18)

Rat Life Radio 8 with special guest Jan Schulte (LYL Nov.23rd 18)

“Put my on your playlist of love” begs someone during the second track of the new Rat Life Radio show on LYL Radio. And we can only recommend that you really do that. Split into two parts, host Credit 00 takes over the first one and none other than his partner in crime Bufiman aka Jan...
UV Podcast 055 – Peter Invasion

UV Podcast 055 – Peter Invasion

Could you please introduce yourself to our listeners? Hi, my name is Markus Krasselt aka Peter Invasion. I’m the owner of the Leipzig-based record label Riotvan. What is the Riotvan-identity about? The identity is our love to music (of course) and the passion to make life a little better. Everything is going to be fine....
Release Insight:  ½ GOTT – EP

Release Insight: ½ GOTT – EP

Scannoir ist the guy in the right, pic by Felix Adler You all know and love Sneaker. Scannoir from Zurich, on the other hand, you may not know yet. Together with his partner in crime Sneaker he is the project ½ GOTT, just recently blossoming with their debut release on Uncanny Valley. Since we always attach...
UV Podcast 054 – T-Data

UV Podcast 054 – T-Data

Here’s our next podcast with Multimedia Designer, (future) record shop owner, music aficionado and Clear Memory-resident T-Data in the mix. Soundcloud Facebook The cosmic pic is taken by werajane. Tracklist: 700 Bliss – basic Eugene Ward – Place Large Group Jlin – Carbon 7 (161) Equiknoxx – lizard of oz Mad Zach – Shadow Figures S.O.N.S....
UV048 / ½ GOTT - EP

UV048 / ½ GOTT – EP

EP by ½ GOTT ½ GOTT is the new project of Sneaker from Dresden/Berlin and Scannoir from Zurich, who share their love for EBM and Synth Pop not only when DJing but also when producing. In several nights and with the help of a decent group of instruments, they have evoked a series of tracks...
Release insight: Herzel – Forms

Release insight: Herzel – Forms

Since we always attach great importance to the small talk competence of our listeners, we thought it would be interesting to compile some background information to every release. After Panthera Krause, Iron Curtis and Cuthead it’s all about Herzel this time. He’s talking about how his EP “Forms” came into being. How did the record come about? How and when did you...
Aug, 12th: Uncanny Sunday w/ The Pilotwings @ about:blank, Berlin

Aug, 12th: Uncanny Sunday w/ The Pilotwings @ about:blank, Berlin

The Pilotwings – – live Credit 00 Cuthead Uncanny Valley Soundsystem The Dresden label Uncanny Valley cordially invites you to chill most righteously at about:blank’s beloved garden on a Sunday in August. The Pilotwings come from Lyon to cast hedonistic recklessness in acid cascades, panpipe excesses and synth pop epics in their live set. They are...
UV046 / Herzel - Forms

UV046 / Herzel – Forms

Forms by Herzel From the heart of Macedonia comes Herzel with his first EP for Uncanny Valley. The four tracks point him out as an expert for creating tracks on the blurred line between Rave and darkness. If you are listening on a proper sound system, it is almost impossible not to be moved by...
UV Funk 056: World Cup 2018 Special

UV Funk 056: World Cup 2018 Special

Everybody hates FIFA. Understandable. However, football in its essence, is a game that has always been able to bring people and cultures together. Even within a team. Then, football is fun. This was partially just the case at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. And since unfortunately music-wise there is only rubbish in the tournament,...
New mixes for summer from Jacob Stoy, Philipp, Dunkeltier aka Sneaker and Credit 00

New mixes for summer from Jacob Stoy, Philipp, Dunkeltier aka Sneaker and Credit 00

Summertime is travel time is podcast time. Here are some potential companions for your Autobahn experiences. Jacob Stoy – Kommune Podcast #18 Philipp Demankowski – “At First Light” for Lodown Magazine Dunkeltier aka Sneaker – GAMMA Mixtape 03 Credit 00 – Rat Life Radio 6 Doomsday Special (June 21st 2018)
UV Funk 055: Soft Rock Special Part IV with Gunnar

UV Funk 055: Soft Rock Special Part IV with Gunnar

Just in time for the holiday season, the new UV Funk show comes with the right music for a proper road trip. It doesn’t have to be the Pacific Coast Highway. Anyway, it’s Soft Rock time again. Gunnar and Philipp went into the studio for the fourth time to steal the best songs from Daddy’s...
Release insight: Cuthead – Can’t You See

Release insight: Cuthead – Can’t You See

Since we always attach great importance to the small talk competence of our listeners, we thought it would be interesting to compile some background information to every release. After Panthera Krause and Iron Curtis it’s all about Cuthead this time. He’s talking about how his latest EP “Can’t you see” came into being. How did the record come about? How and...