Album of the week: Bicep – Bicep

Andrew Ferguson and Matthew McBriar have nurtured something completely distinct in House as Bicep. They deal in a raw, unadulterated sound of House, feigning dogmatic approaches and forging ahead of trends. Theirs is an instantly recognisable sound as big, jacking beats take centre stage in minimalist machine productions expertly crafted for the purpose of physical movement. Their […]

Listen: Ivaylo Lab Cleaning Jam

His finger never hovering to far from the record button, Ivaylo’s monthly Lab Cleaning Jam is soundtracking our week again. This month’s edition is perfectly suited for office/home listening as Ivaylo yet again digs the newest, deepest tracks in House tropes. Our Jæger mix resident expertly captures an equable mood this week with this latest […]

JM#064 – Vibeke Bruff

Vibeke Bruff has been a immoveable rudder in Oslo club music for over a decade. Gaining momentum as one half of the feverish Deep House act No Dial Tone, Vibeke Bruff has refined her craft from the stage to the studio, and  the booth. Alongside Kristina (DELLA) Dunn, Bruff was the introverted figure behind the […]

Frædag invites Tama Sumo

Tama Sumo (Panorama Bar Resident) | G-Ha & Olanskii |  R.L.O.C ( Ricky Late | Oskar Pask | Cellius) Tama Sumo closes out a season that saw Marcel Dettmann, Massimiliano Pagliara Answer Code Request, Terence Fixmer, Roi Perez, Nick Höppner and Steffi proclaim autumn at Jæger as the unofficial Ostgut month. After DJ Nuhhh’s RETRO […]

B12 – Electro Soma

A glimmer of a future-past reaches us this week through the music of B12, as the classic 1993 album “Electro Soma” is re-issued for the first time via Warp Records. Obscure characters in the first UK wave of Techno, B12 like LFO and Aphex Twin sought to uphold the legacy of Detroit’s futurist music, although […]

Download Mr. Scruff live at Jæger

Mr Scruff ‘s show in our basement lives on… The UK DJ/producer graced us with his presence and felt particularly magnanimous after  he show, releasing the recorded mix via his facebook page. All four hours of the mix from Frædag are available as a download here (password jaeger).  You can read an interview with Mr. Scruff here and […]

A Magnificent Seven from Marcel Dettmann

Marcel Dettmann has been a selfless facilitator of Techno since his teens. When his hometown, the former GDR, a small suburb outside of Berlin, lacked the facilities to buy and sell records, he took it upon himself to distribute his favourite records from the likes of Depeche Mode, The Cure, Front 242 and a wave […]

JM#063 – Fardin

Delicate soulful vocals lure this mix out of his slumber. Bucie’s “Get Over It” sets a tone for a seductive tone from Fardin in this week’s edition of the Æmix. Built on a foundation of House, Fardin’s mix lends from Jazz, R&B, Soul and Latin influences to make for a rousing selection. Melodic and imbibed […]

Oslo World Music Festival: Nightflight invites Blade & Beard

Blade & Beard | MC Kaman | Jan Sverre Once a year the musical world ascends on to Oslo from all four corners of the globe to celebrate the regions often overlooked by the western hemisphere. The Oslo World Music Festival sets the stage for new and established artists, bringing together many famous names for […]

Oslo World Music Festival: Bassiani X Frædag

HVL (Gigi Jikia) | Kvanchi (Tornike Kvanchi) | Cadency | G-Ha & Olanskii | Karima F | R.L.O.C Once a year the musical world ascends on to Oslo from all four corners of the globe to celebrate the regions often overlooked by the western hemisphere. The Oslo World Music Festival sets the stage for new and established artists, […]

Raw Sole with Mr. Scruff

In 1999 an album hit the shelves that would etch a name in the electronic music history books eternally. The album was called “Keep it Unreal”, an album that became revered for it’s quirky idiosyncrasies, but also for its incredible level of artistry. As musical genres converged and common tropes exorcised from their banality through […]

Oslo World Music Festival: RETRO invites Derrick May

Derrick May | DJ Nuhhh  Once a year the musical world ascends on to Oslo from all four corners of the globe to celebrate the regions often overlooked by the western hemisphere. The Oslo World Music Festival sets the stage for new and established artists, bringing together many famous names for a 5-day musical festival […]