Rave Tapes | #06 – New Jackson

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From his studio near the sea, New Jackson makes nocturnal house jams with a ghostly disco tint.

The Dubliner’s putting the finishing touches to his first release of 2016 – a debut outing on the Maeve label, with his debut LP and further 12”s on the way. It follows a series of well-received releases and remixes for labels and acts including Hivern, Perm Vac, Apartment, Major Problems, the xx and Mano Le Tough.

Live, New Jackson cranks up the machines: vintage drum modules, trusted synths, a dusty Russian vocoder and an MPC heart. Highlights from 2015 include shows in a Boiler Room turn, Panorama Bar, Berlin; Milan; Barcelona; Lithuania and a flurry of shows in his native Ireland: a Body and Soul headliner; a Maeve party and a RBMA slot at Electric Picnic.

For New Jackson’s Celtronic Rave Tape, New Jackson has put together a great mix featuring artists including 
Pepe Braddock, Womack & Womack, Letta Moulu, Stump Valley, Ethyl & Flori, Althea Forest & Togetherness, Wham,
Automatic Tasty, Eddie Quash and Dead Prez.
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