These times are a curse, but having Berliner by choice Curses mixing and compiling the latest art:cast though is a blessing.
Stakes is High is Torture the Artist’s monthly Spotify playlist with music appreciated, favored or causing some buzz in and around world wide dance floors – but basically at home at the moment.
Hailing from Tel Aviv Omri Smadar has permanently impressed the scene with tracks on NaNa Disc or Correspondant, where he recently released his EP Fragile.
Brazilian artist Renato Cohen makes his PETS Recodings debut with his Lone Ranger EP, which comes with three original tracks and a rare remix of Correspondant and Dischi Autunno label-head Jennifer Cardini.
As a label co-founder, producer and DJ Mateo Gonzalez remains as busy as he’s currently in-demand.
As 2019 comes to an end the Torture the Artist team sat down together to compile the end of the year chart that represents, of course, a personal preferences and what the site and its members musically stand for. So here’s the top50 of 2019 heavilly discussed and carefully chosen.
Jennifer Cardini’s and Noura Labbani’s label Dischi Autunno ends 2019 with a fiver tracker, ‘Mind Hunter’, from Italian duo Younger Than Me.
The Golden Filter’s album ‘Autonomy’, which first bloomed in spring 2019, is reflourishing as various selected tracks got the remix treatment and are unified under the EP title ‘Autonomy Variations’.