solipsistic NATION No. 291: Dope Records

Once a month on solipsistic NATION I showcase a label that’s putting out such amazing releases that I feel it’s my duty as host of this show to turn you on to that label. On today’s show we’re going to listen to select tracks from Dope Records and talk to the label’s founder, Fariz Suleiman. I wish I could tell you how I came across Dope Records. I mean, I know I came across them through Zite on my iPad. I’ve created a section that focuses on... Read More

Song of the Day: “Sleeping Dogs Lie” by Raven

“Sleeping Dogs Lie” by Raven‘s from the SEQUENCE4 compilation album. Each SEQUENCE compilation album is chock full of amazing tracks. Even more amazing is how Many great tracks each album has. You’ll experience excellence fatigue. Check out my interview with Michael Waring, the founder of Futuresequence and hear more great music from his label. Sleeping Dogs Lie by Raven “Sleeping Dogs Lie” by Raven‘s from the SEQUENCE4 compilation album.... Read More

solipsistic NATION No. 280: Experimedia

Today on solipsistic NATION we’ll listen to select tracks from Experimedia, a record label, shop, and distributor based out of Ohio and established in 2000. I’ve known about Experimedia for quite some time and it’s kind of surprising that our paths haven’t crossed already. Experimedia consistently puts out quality releases, so much so that when I hear about an album that’s released on Experimedia, I just assume that it’s going to be fantastic.... Read More

solipsistic NATION No. 271: Futuresequence

Today on solipsistic NATION we’re going to listen to select tracks from Futuresequence and talk with the labels founder, Michael Waring. Futuresequence is based out of the UK and began as a blog but has slowly been mutating into a music label that explores the possibilities and boundaries of textures, patterns and sounds and, hopefully, pushes past those boundaries. I’ve known about Futuresequence since their first Sequence compilation album. I recently read about... Read More

solipsistic NATION No. 265: Artoffact Records

Artoffact Records is a Canadian label based in Toronto that has released over 100 industrial, synthpop, rock, and metal albums since the label was founded in 1999. I listen to a lot of music but when it’s a release from Artoffact, I take notice because it’s bound to be great. Some of my personal faves have been Alice in Videoland, Massiv in Mensch, and, more recently, Saltillo. Artoffact consistently releases such great music that it’s a crime I have showcased... Read More