A selection of submerged breaks, dark and spectral bass grooves and washed out melodies all combining to make release that is as eerie as it is infectious. A producer who describes his influences as being “transcendental meditation, UK Rave, Sheffield bleep/Warp records, Carl Craig circa the early ‘90s, Silent Servant, Shabba Ranks and joss sticks smoking out the studio”, it’s not hard to hear the shadowy, dense smoke and heavy calm that unifies those inspirations.
— Phonica London

+Support from … Marcel Dettmann, Pearson Sound, Octo Octa, Ciel, Gigsta, Appleblim, Etch, A Sagittariun, Mor Elian, Sim Hutchins, Foul Play, Heartthrob, Dixon Avenue Basement Jams, Phono.o, Banoffee Pies, Nick Craddock, Volte-Face, Happa, Oliver Hafenbauer, Upsammy, Solid Blake, Om Unit, Doc Scott, Kate Miller, Silvia Kastel, Vladimir Ivkovic, Tom Trago, West Norwood Cassette Library, DJ Guy, Serge (Clone) & Lukas Wigflex!

E-Fax present four further detours into break tinged house and techno. On the A side rugged drums and scattered snares propel the two tracks as a deluge of lo-fi loops and mystifying strings weave a curious soundscape of paranoia and self doubt. Strange noises and unpredictable arrangements add to the uneasy tone as Sheffield style bass conjures imagery of rebellious clubs and questionable raves. On the flip side feelings of hope are displayed as swirling bleeps and warm textures form a steady reassurance and confidence that contrasts the turbulence of the first two tracks. Patrick Conway maybe an “emerging” artist but with an already impressive output of raw grooves that resonate he is certainly a producer to keep an eye on.
— Dave Sector @ twohungryghosts.com

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