best of 2015 – absci radio show [as0931-0932]

best of 2015 abstract science future music radio chicago

BEST OF 2015 selections, including CYGNUS, DEMDIKE STARE, FLOATING POINTS, FORT ROMEAU, GEORGE FITZGERALD, IPMAN, JAMIE XX, KERRIER DISTRICT, LAPALUX, SPECIAL REQUEST + more, are featured on this special end of the year double episode. over 4 hours, co-hosts CHRIS WIDMAN, HENRY SELF + MR. JOSHUA mix through their favorite future music from 2015. as in 2014, if there was a defining characteristic of the year’s electronic and dj music, it was a penchant for mining elements of past styles–electro, uk hardcore (breakbeat), jazz funk + psychedelic pop–and recombining them into new forms. no surprise, 3 of our exclusive interview subjects from 2015–JAGA JAZZIST, HOWLING + WOOLFY VS PROJECTIONS–are among the top picks. [aired 3 december 2015 + 10 december 2015 on WLUW 88.7fm chicago]

Cygnus “Arcade Killers” - Radical User Interfaces - CPU
Rob Clouth “Deep Field (Kowton Remix)” - Leisure System
Jaga Jazzist “Oban (Todd Terje Remix) - Ninja Tune
Kerrier District “Treacle Tits” - 4 - Hypercolour
Audialist ”Mesopatamia (Audialist Remix)” - Smokin’ Sessions
Demdike Stare “Patchwork” - Testpressing#007
Blawan “Slow Mick” - Warm Tonal Touch - Ternesc
Seven Davis Jr feat Julio Bashmore “Good Vibes” - Universes - Ninja tune	
Soundbwoy Killah ”The Bounce” - Bodyjack
Flako “Shape Of Things To Come” - Twelve O'Clock Shadow - Five Easy Pieces
NameBrandSound “Bran Dem Riddim” - Spaceship EP - Arena Yard
Fixate “Alive” - Throwback Therapy EP - Exit
Amit “The Hunted” - 4 Stories EP- Amar
Fracture feat DJ Monita “Luv Ta Luv Ya (Fracture VIP) - Astrophonica
RP Boo	“Bang'n On King Dr.” - Fingers, Bank Pads & Shoe Prints - Planet Mu
Lapalux feat. Andreya Triana “U Never Know” — Lustmore - Brainfeeder

Panda Bear - "Boys Latin" - Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper - Domino
Howling - "Litmus" - Sacred Ground - Monkeytown
Yppah - "Neighborhoods" - Tiny Pause - Ninja Tune
Monkey Safari - "Cranes" (Kölsch Remix) - Hommage
Maribou State - "Rituals" - Portraits - Counter
George FitzGerald - "Beginning at the End" - Fading Love - Double Six
Dusky - "Skin Deep" (Global Communication Remix) - 17 Steps
Galcher Lustwerk - "Parlay" - Lustwerk Music
Fort Romeau - "Cloche" - Insides - Ghostly International
Jamie XX feat. Oliver Sim - "Stranger In a Room" - In Colour - Young Turks
Bob Moses - "Talk" (Black Light Smoke Remix) - Domino
Ghost Culture - "Lucky" - Ghost Culture - Phantasy Sound

Vessels “On Your Own Toes” - Dilate - Bias
Dorian Concept “Draft Culture (Nathan Fake RMX)” - Ninja Tune
Juju & Jordash “Down to the Roach (Dub)” - Dekmantel
Ipman “Regicide” - Tectonic
Amon Tobin “In Your Own Time (Eprom RMX)” - Dark Jovian - Ninja Tune
The Flashbulb “Arduino Hammer” - Compositions for Piano - Alphabasic

Floating Points "For Marmish" — Elaenia — Pluto
The Orb "Moon Scapes" — Moonbuilding 2703 AD — Kompakt
Etienne Jaumet "Metallik Cages" (GIlb-R mix) — Versatile
Space Dimension Controller "The Trails You Left Behind" — Correlation #3 — Royal Oak
Silk Road Assassins "T" (Peace Edit) — Gobstopper
2814 "The True Love" — The Birth of a New Day — Dream Catalogue
SCNTST "Kristall Edition" (Fusion Mix) — Puffer — Boys Noize
DJ Spinn & Rashad "Dubby" — Off That Loud EP — Planet Mu
Kuedo "Boundary Regulation" — Assertion of a Surrounding Presence — Knife
Scuba "All I Think About is Death" — Claustrophobia — Hotflush
CFCF "Our World" — The Colours of Life — 1080p
Gonno "The Worst Day Ever" — Remember the Life is Beautiful — Endless Flight
Woolfy vs Projections "Jackie" — Stations — Permanent Vacation
Dave DK "We Mix at Six" — Val Maira — Kompakt
Lake People "Illuminated" — Purposely Uncertain Field — Permanent Vacation
CHVRCHES "Leave a Trace" (Four Tet remix) — Virgin
Special Request "Amnesia" — Modern Warfare — XL
Appleblim "Avebury" — Tempa
DJ Koze "XTC" — Pampa
The Chemical Brothers "Wide Open" — Born in the Echoes — Astralwerks