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UV Podcast 030 - Cuthead

UV Podcast 030 – Cuthead

Hey Cuthead. After you started our podcast series it’s about time that you do a new one. What can you tell us about your mix. It’s pretty diverse, isn’t it? Yeah, this time almost every genre is involved. From Spirituals via Hip-Hop to House and Disco. But that’s how I’d characterize a good mix and...
UV-GNT01 / Various Artists - Give’n’Take

UV-GNT01 / Various Artists – Give’n’Take

Give’n’Take / Various Artists by Uncanny Valley Give’n’Take is a new series on Uncanny Valley that focuses on favourite and like- minded producers from some of our core artists. For the start, Cuthead picked Max Graef, S3A and Moony Me and also contributed two tracks to the EP himself. Berlin’s wunderkind Max Graef hands in...
Give'n'Take-Review at Bolting Bits (French)

Give’n’Take-Review at Bolting Bits (French)

Here’s a nice review by French blog Bolting Bits. Thanks guys. Read it over here.
UV Funk 032: FCK Undrgrnd Special

UV Funk 032: FCK Undrgrnd Special

Success is dangerous. If your band hits the jackpot with numerous platinum records it’s likely that your future songs lack creativity and courage. But there are exceptions. For the latest UV Funk show host Philipp mixed cool music by popular bands that know how to sell records: B-Sides, Outtakes, lesser known singles or just your...
Philipp mixing it up for Modifyer

Philipp mixing it up for Modifyer

Here’s something for your summertime. Philipp Demankowski made a mix for the fabulous Modifyer Podcast-series. And he wrote a little thing about the process of making mixes: “While making mixes it’s important for me to take the listener on an emotional journey. As both a journalist and a DJ, I love to help people discover...
"Everlasting” in Spin's  Best Dance Songs of 2015 So Far

“Everlasting” in Spin’s Best Dance Songs of 2015 So Far

Joel Alter’s “Everlasting” is one of the best Dance Songs of 2015 so far. According to Spin. “…It’s hugely satisfying to hear a producer put themselves out there for all to see and remain just as moving. Like the title suggests, you wish the track would just go on forever.” Check the whole list here....
Juno Plus loves "Party Beats"

Juno Plus loves “Party Beats”

Juno Plus underlined their love for Credit 00’s music once again: “They certainly represent a consistently energetic attitude even if the tracks touch on different shades of club music, which suggests we might well hear these productions out and about over the coming months...” Read on. Listen and buy here.
Groove reviews Credit 00 - Party Beats (German)

Groove reviews Credit 00 – Party Beats (German)

Here’s what German Groove Magazine thinks of Credit 00’s “Party Beats”-record: “Party Beats“ nennt der in Dresden lebende Produzent Alexander Dorn seine neue EP und verspricht damit nicht zuviel. D ie vier hyperagilen und denkbar körperbetonten Tracks stehen mit einem Bein im Chicagoer Warehouse – jeder einzelne ist ein Tanz-Imperativ….” Read on. Listen and buy here.
UV Podcast 029 - Olivia

UV Podcast 029 – Olivia

Could you please introduce yourself to our listeners? My name is Karolina Oliwia Marut, better known as Olivia. I’m a Kraków-based DJ who is part of the Radar and Chrono Bross collective. I was one of the founders of the (now defunct) club Radar. With Gosia and Lukasz I run the ”Unsound Interferencje” radio show...
UV028 / Credit 00 - Party Beats

UV028 / Credit 00 – Party Beats

UV028 / Credit 00 – Party Beats by Credit 00 Here are some plain and simple cuts by yours truly Credit 00 that push just the right buttons to make people move. The tracks were made exclusively for his live set but they are too good to keep them back. Without superfluous frills these four...
UV027 / Citizen Funk - Chicago Pizza

UV027 / Citizen Funk – Chicago Pizza

UV027 / Citizen Funk – Chicago Pizza by Citizen Funk Citizen Funk are Scherbe und his longtime friend Peter Clamat (who is also running Big Bait Records). Each year, they meet in the French region Alsace to jam along on their machines, moving back and forth between House, Hip Hop, Funk and Jazz. Every track...
UV Charts for Phonica

UV Charts for Phonica

“Albrecht, Carl, Philipp and Conrad run Uncanny Valley together with an ethos of acting local and thinking global. In the beginning Uncanny Valley rose to fame with the release of four various artists EPs of assorted sounds that were coming out of the music community of their home town. Five years down the line, the...
Juno Plus Review for "Every Mauser & Browning"

Juno Plus Review for “Every Mauser & Browning”

“This release sounds like it was spewed out of a Stockholm sewer and is sure to appeal to the basest instincts of Rat Life followers.” Read on here… Buy the record.
Joel Alter Interview on trndmusik

Joel Alter Interview on trndmusik

Here’s a nice little interview with Joel Alter over at trndmusik.
Rat Life 04  / The Pagan Rites – Every Mauser & Browning

Rat Life 04 / The Pagan Rites – Every Mauser & Browning

Rat Life 04 / The Pagan Rites – Every Mauser & Browning by The Pagan Rites Rat Life returns with The Pagan Rites on Catalogue Number 4. Little is known about the band from Sweden, first signals were received in 2010 when they submitted their track 03 to the IFM Demo Contest. In October last year Rat Life...
UV Podcast 028 - RJ

UV Podcast 028 – RJ

Could you please introduce yourself to our listeners? I´m David aka RJ (which is a short form for “the recorded journey”) a Berlin based musician, producer, songwriter and singer. How has the mix been recorded and what’s the idea behind it? As my attention span is not very long I get bored pretty fast by...
PAGE Online loves "Everlasting Sunday"-artwork (German)

PAGE Online loves “Everlasting Sunday”-artwork (German)

The cover artwork of Cutheads “Everlasting Sunday” by Till Hohmann is selected as on of the finest of its kind over at Page Magazine. Go over here to check the article.
Joel Alter mix for Delicieuse Musique

Joel Alter mix for Delicieuse Musique

Joel Alter delivered an ace Podcast for the Madames et Monsieurs over at Delicieuse Musique.
Cosmic Dancer Classix Mix by The Moroders

Cosmic Dancer Classix Mix by The Moroders

From 2006 until 2011 The Moroders aka Conrad Kaden and Philipp Demankowski hosted the Cosmic Dancer-club nights at the beloved Altes Wettbüro. While wearing black suits to pink ties, those wannabe-Giorgio-heirs often invited artists just right before their breakthrough moment like Todd Terje, Tim Sweeney, Tensnake, Runaway, Session Victim, Mix Mup, Horse Meat Disco or...
UV Funk 031: Ten Years Altes Wettbüro with Micha Schuhmann

UV Funk 031: Ten Years Altes Wettbüro with Micha Schuhmann

If you wanna know how important the one and only Altes Wettbüro has been for Dresden’s club culture you only have to get a glimpse of the list that Micha Schuhman brought for the UV Funk radio show celebrating the tenth anniversary of Altes Wettbüro. It’s a densely-written document you’ll find names of artists from...
UV Influences mix for Phonica

UV Influences mix for Phonica

Albrecht, Carl, Philip and Conrad recorded this exclusive mix together with tracks that reflects their different influences and also mirrors their choice of music they like to put out on the label. There’s also a little interview we did over here at Phonica. Mix Series 11 – Uncanny Valley by Phonica Records on Mixcloud
UV029 / Jacob Korn - EP2

UV029 / Jacob Korn – EP2

UV029 / Jacob Korn – EP2 by Jacob Korn After EP1 in summer 2014, Jacob Korn continues the series with the aptly titled “EP2”, a collection of tracks that underline Jacob’s talent to produce Dance Music with appeal for both the main floors as well as Deep House connoisseurs. On “Bingoparty” Jacob combines elegiac synths...
UV Funk 030: Tolerave Special with E-Hut & Einfach So

UV Funk 030: Tolerave Special with E-Hut & Einfach So

As you might have noticed our home town Dresden isn’t easy to call an open-minded city these days. There are pretty obvious xenophobic tendencies thanks to the painful Pegida marches which have been taking place in Dresden since October 2014. Among the many initiatives that oppose these developments there is the collective Tolerave. It’s a...
"Heart" gets reviewed by Groove Magazine

“Heart” gets reviewed by Groove Magazine

Joel Alter’s debut album “Heart” gets reviewed by Groove Magazine. “Auf Alters Debütalbum tritt der Dancefloor zu Gunsten eines sehr klassischen Pop-Verständnisses zwischen Sechziger-affinen Harmonien und discolastigen Momenten zurück. In den Orgelsounds etwa klingt ebenso Larry Heard wie die Beach Boys an…” (published in Groove 153) Here’s the whole review.  
Extensive-Cuthead interview for mixit

Extensive-Cuthead interview for mixit

Read an extensive interview with Cuthead over at mixit. There are some really clever thoughts. Plus, you’ll get pics from the past, namely the Kunst:Stoff Breakz-Partys.
"Heart" gets the Juno-Treatment

“Heart” gets the Juno-Treatment

Here’s what the good people at Juno think of Joel Alters album. “Heart is Alter’s debut solo LP and is apparently an album he has been meaning to commit to for some time. Featuring the odd vocal track, it’s filled with deep, warm and enveloping house music and feels like one of those classic electronic...
"Heart" reviewed in German newspaper taz

“Heart” reviewed in German newspaper taz

Here’s a review about Heart at the notorious German newspaper taz. “Das Dresdner Label Uncanny Valley trägt seit einigen Jahren kontinuierlich zur Erweiterung des House-Begriffs bei – mit Musikern, die ihre Produktionen gern etwas ungekämmt lassen, damit es in den Stücken nicht allzu ordentlich zugeht, und die bei den Genrezutaten schon mal Dinge zusammenrühren, die...
UV Podcast 027 - Joel Alter

UV Podcast 027 – Joel Alter

Hey Joel, thanks for your mix. What’s the story behind it? Last autumn I finally shipped my whole vinyl collection to Berlin. Perfectly on time after finishing all the work with my album I found time to dig deep in the crates. I found some old and new favourites that went straight to my dj-bag...
Uncanny x Deli - new residency at Deli, Tel Aviv

Uncanny x Deli – new residency at Deli, Tel Aviv

We’re happy to announce our new residency at Deli in Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Isreal. The first gigs announced are:
"Heart" is album of the week over at "The Ransom Note"

“Heart” is album of the week over at “The Ransom Note”

Joel Alter’s debut album “Heart” which is out on our Bandcamp and will hit the stores soon is album of the week over at The Ransom Note. “From the ethereal meandering of Broken Chord to the piano led pop-dance of Everlasting to the bouncing disco of You Got It (think Slick meets T-Connection) to the floaty...