Taxie: Rock Don’t Stop

As announced during a recent NTS Radio set with Four Tet, UK producer Floating Points (aka Sam Shepherd) is launching a new record label in the new year. Called Melodies, the Eglo Records sub-label will focus on some of the disco, funk and boogie tunes he plays at his You’re A Melody night at London’s underground club, Plastic People. First up for the imprint will …

Lobster Theremin with Imre Kiss & Snowbone

Freshly founded London imprint Lobster Theremin, born in 2013, struck gold with its first release: Berlin-based producer Palms Trax and his Chicago-style house beats. They’ve since offered up EP after EP of exciting electronic music and become a dependable source for discovering new producers who are exploring the full spectrum of techno. This 2-hour mix for NTS Radio includes live sets from Hungarian producer (and …

Hit City USA’s Perfect White T-Shirt

A foray into classic apparel from the Los Angeles independent record label

There’s no staple piece of clothing quite like the plain white T-shirt. Its role in pop culture moved it from an undergarment, worn beneath dress shirts, and placed it front and center. Now, LA’s independent record label Hit City USA found the white T to be the most appropriate way to enter the world of apparel (after testing the waters with a bandana). Their California-made …