2015 sees Lawrence and Carsten Jost's Dial celebrating its 15th anniversary, with the label marking the occasion with a compilation of 15 exclusive tracks, include brand new contributions from Dial regulars Efdemin, Roman Flügel, Pantha Du Prince, John Roberts, Pawel, Christian Naujoks and Scott Mou aka Queens, whose LP 'End Times' appeared on the label in 2013.
The enduring and ever influential Detroit techno act Octave One are to release their fifth full length album, 'Burn It Down' due out in May. The eleven track opus is a collection of the unreleased music that has been lighting up their much talked about live shows for the last few years.
Italian electronic pioneers, Alexander Robotnick & Ludus Pinsky deliver their second album as The Analog Session. 'Black Ground' is a journey into electronic music, from the early 70s to modern techno, performed only with vintage analogue synths.
Inspired by numerous VA releases already this year, the UK based imprint Criminal Hype have decided to run an annual various artist release called 'The Hype' - the first volume presents some of the best House/Tech House heavy hitting cuts from Criminal Hype artists past and future.