Our resident photographer/videographer Bianca Harvey shot this short video at the January event. The track playing in the vid is a great example of one of the best things about Listening Sessions – the collaborative projects that networking through the event can bring about.
This is where it all began: here’s the photos taken at the 1st event back in December 2013.
To start the Label Spotlight series here is a Q & A with Rawganics, a label based in Birmingham that is responsible for releasing some amazing forward thinking deep music!
The first release to be featured is the “The Light of Day” compilation! It has just been released by Futurepast Zine in the form of a CD and accompanying zine. This release is something special! With 7 out of 9 sonic contributors being Listening Sessions regulars and limited to 100
The May instalment of Listening sessions saw us playing host to another great selection of local talent, and as usual it was great to hear new music from some of our usual artists as well as some wicked new talent. We’ve compiled some of the
The next Listening Sessions event is just around the corner. We’ve been incredibly proud to host a consistently high standard of music, and we have a strong feeling this will be upheld at the next event!
Free Download from Listening Sessions co-founder Elkie (real name Tom Hayes). The intro featuring the title’s, “Charlie”, speaking the truth, setting the tone for the deepness to come. Rolling basslines combined with the rain-like atmospherics and piano notes creates a real soothing, yet melancholic effect. The crisp snapping
Listening Sessions familiar Slobodan recently put together a mix ahead of his set at 8 Bit lounge, full of retro videogame-inspired bleepy goodness!
www.farnira.com is a great collaborative blog from local talents Farz and Onira, focusing on a range of genres of electronic music. Their monthly podcast series is always a great source of some interesting music, and the quality of the music featured in the blog is
One of the founders of Listening Sessions, Goosensei (real name Mat Barber) is known for his rolling dubwise tracks featuring thick echoes and atmospherics. Having released material on on Earth City Recordz, Sublimated Sounds, Beta Birmingham, Spectrum and Dubs Alive Records, Mat’s repertoire of music