amplitude: The amount of a signal. Amplitude is measured by determining the amount of fluctuation in air pressure (of a sound), voltage (of an electrical signal), or numerical data (in a digital application). When the signal is in the audio range, amplitude is perceived as loudness.
–A playlist featuring 10 recent electronica gems you should definitely dig!–
Flõstate – ‘One More Day In Love’
Canadian duo Flõstate’s ‘One More Day In Love’ is a compelling sample of idm with indie electronic, with dreamlike soundscapes, heavenly vocals and divine arpeggios to get lost to!
Padre Tóxico – ‘Summer Delight’
Polish Padre Tóxico recently gifted us with an electronic treasure full of addictive, ear-melting vibes…. Ideal soundtrack for the breezy, summer nights!
Go Deep Williams – ‘Truth’
Los Angeles based producer Go Deep Williams’ ‘Truth’ is a stunning melodic house treat that had the ultimate vibe to just go on forever…. Eternal!
Otica x Shier Wild – ‘Drift’
[tech house/deep house]
Otica’s reunion after 10 with Shier Wild gave birth to a spectacular tech house treat with highly energetic vibes, spotless production and enough power to wake up the Egyptian Pharaoh mummies!
Vincent McDowell – ‘The Host’ (feat. Iva Rii)
Iva Rill’s vulnerable vocal performance are genuinely matched with Vincent McDowell’s alluring future bass/chillstep soundscapes and lead to a remarkably anthemic climax…
Glass Museum – ‘Ellipse’
‘Ellipse’ is a great taster from the Glass Museum’s upcoming album ‘Reflet’ to be released on April 29; This one is an eclectic jazztronica/breakbeat hybrid, that even living legend Gilles Peterson adores!
suncream – ‘squash’
[organic house/lo-fi house]
Utterly adorable lo-fi, organic house for the soul…. And for the body, since it’s super bouncy & playful!
10-19 & The Number Men – ‘Radar’
San Diego-based hip-hop/indie band & production crew 10-19 & The Number Men’s latest offering is a hazy instrumental hip-hop number with kraut-y progression, heavily inspired by 90s trip-hop and noir jazz movement!
Suburban Dream – ‘Strung Out’
Irish producer Ciarán McCarthy, aka Suburban Dream, combines jazz-hop, with atmospheric trip-hop, while sampling a stunning 60’s soul track by The Superlatives… And the final outcome is a pure gem!
JKP – ‘Lioness’
Last but not least, the latest electro banger by UK-based, up-and coming producer JKP, with a magnetic build-up after the 2nd minute mark to the “electronic heaven”!
Warning: Sounds that are 85 dBA or above can permanently damage your ears. The more sound pressure a sound has, the less time it takes to cause damage. For example, a sound at 85 dBA may take as long at 8 hours to cause permanent damage, while a sound at 100 dBA can start damaging hair cells after only 30 minutes of listening.