[NYC] Saturday May 28th – Reconstrvct XXV

shockwebpic_reconstrvct_5_2016The storm is coming this Saturday in Brooklyn. Reconstrvct is back this Memorial Day weekend for their 25th installment. Don’t sleep and get your pre-sale tix now while they are still available.

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► Japanese Vinyl Chillout Mix From Revelation Time

shockwebpic_japanesechilloutmixHere’s something for the weekend – a solid section of Japanese vinyl, a selection of chill vibes put together by Eiji of the Revelation Time record shop in Osaka, Japan. Thanks to the The Vinyl Factory for sharing this rare mix.

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NYC’s Other Music Closes Shop & Share Their Top 10 Essential Records

shockwebpic_othermusics10essentialAfter 20 years in New York City, NoHo record shop Other Music will be closing it’s doors on June 25th. As one of the best shops in the city, they gained a reputation for their great curation of product and supporting the NYC community.

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The Vinyl Booms Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down

shockwebpic_nytvinylrevivalAs The New York Times highlights in this recent feature, the vinyl boom shows no signs of slowing down. Watch the Independent Record Pressing company, a New Jersey based operation discuss the challenges manufacturing vinyl and of keeping their old equipment running in order to meet the increasing demand.

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Ways To Fix The Music Crisis: How Tech Can Help Save The Industry

shockwebpic_musicscrisisandhowtofixitWe all know that the recent digital era has transformed the way we listen to, buy and release music but did you know that the next few years may be crucial in defining the future of the industry and how the music makers and companies that profit from music get paid?

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► Nightmares On Wax – You Wish

shockwebpic_now_youwishNightmares On Wax aka George Evelyn has just released an official video for his 2006 track titled ‘You Wish’ off the ‘In A Space Outta Sound’ album which has become a sort of underground classic. Marking 25 years since his first release on Warp Records, his first 6 albums have recently been reissued along with this new video by Sally Sibbet.

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► E3 Live From Reconstrvct XIX

shockleewebpic_e3reconstrvctAnother classic recording live from NYC’s Reconstrvct, this one is a set by E3 from ZamZam Sounds out of Portland, Oregon who put out 7″ dubs on strictly vinyl.

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► Compa Heavy Fact Mix 431

shockleewebpic_compafact431Manchester talent and Deep Medi recruit Compa keeps the torch lit with this vinyl and dub plate mix for Fact. Roll wit this and feel the weight…

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► Emikaized Mix 002

shockleewebpic_emikaclashmix002A brand new mix from Emika which is also featured in and available for download at Clash Magazine. Listen close for a few teasers from the upcoming album.

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Jack White’s Upcoming Ultra LP Is Tricked Out Vinyl

shockleewebpic_jackwhitelazarettolpJack White just set a record for the world’s fastest released record; recorded and released in 3 hours, 55 minutes and 21 seconds this past Record Store Day. Now Jack has announced an ‘Ultra LP’ for his upcoming release Lazaretto, a 12″ vinyl packed with a bunch of innovative bells and whistles that collectors will be sure to love.

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