Tag Archive: steve mizek

The Trouble With Abundance

For our last article of the year, LWE’s editor-in-chief, Steve Mizek, examines the incentives that encourage producers to release an abundance of records each year and the impact it has on dance music.

Curator’s Cuts 01: Steve Mizek

Curator’s Cuts is a new LWE podcast series in which our reviewing staff mixes together recent favorites and provides explanations for their selections. We’re kicking off the series with a podcast from LWE editor-in-chief, Steve Mizek, which first debuted earlier today on Modyfier; there you can read a full explanation of the process behind the mix. We won’t be posting the tracklist until a few days after publishing, as each curator discloses and describes the tracklist as part of the podcast. We hope you enjoy Curator’s Cuts 01 and encourage you to comment with your thoughts on the series.

LWE Interviews Thomas Melchior

Ease is in. At every turn there’s a new opportunity to make work easier, more convenient, more portable, more inviting, whether through gadgets, software, formats or attitudes. In that regard, Thomas Melchior, a seasoned craftsman of electronic music, has always swam upstream. Diving deeper and more intimately involved with his music over the course of […]

In the mix

Illustration by Jen Stark Download: Little White Earbuds, 2.26.08 Mix (51:24) This past weekend I loaded up on live sets and DJ mixes for a long car trip down to Peoria. One of them was a radio mix by Len Faki and Marcel Dettmann recently featured on mnml ssgs. The sets were so tightly controlled, […]

Head’s up

The lovely folks at Get the Curse asked me to join the ranks of Phil Sherburne and Ronan Fitzgerald in curating a playlist. You can view/listen to it here; hopefully you enjoy my selections.