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Rainy Day Translations: An Interview With Downtempo Marvel Tristan de Liège

Daring to interpret the innate expression of our surroundings comes Tristan de Liège of Loci Records with his forthcoming single ‘Jioni’. Tristan de Liège is a multi-instrumentalist with an affection for emotive, experimental music and an inventive capacity that slows only for the downtempo movement of his tracks. He’s recently announced his forthcoming album, “Kosame” on Emancipator’s imprint, Loci […]

[PREMIERE] LAPA’s ‘Spirit Vessel’ Blurs Borders And Transcends Boundaries

We all know and love Emancipator for his downtempo ambience; today we pay tribute to an important piece of his ensemble. Meet LAPA, the touring violin virtuoso and electronic producer. On Friday, Feb. 16, keep an eye out for his sophomore LP, “Spirit Vessel,” which will be released through Emancipator’s Loci Records. Catch an exclusive […]

LIVE! Emancipator Ensemble Brings “Baralku” To Brooklyn Steel

Downtempo purveyor Douglass Appling (aka Emancipator) is by no means a static artist. Since the release of “Soon It Will Be Cold Enough” back in 2006, Appling has produced 5 studio albums, founded Loci Records, and turned his synth/violin two-piece act into a 5-member live band. But despite his prodigious development, Emancipator continues to be […]

Yes Lawd!!! Lightning In A Bottle’s Lineup Announcement Saves The Day

In the midst of a truly dreary season in terms of lineup diversity, I’ve been anxiously awaiting my favorite festival’s announcement. Although I didn’t know what to expect from the Lightning In A Bottle lineup this year, my expectations were high. DoLab does not disappoint. This year’s annual romp in the dust will feature some […]