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Streetwise Electronics and Pure Pop; Microfilm

    Marriage of minimal techno, synth-pop nostalgia and cinematic samples… Microfilm was birthed in early 2006 in Chicago when the duo of Matthew Mercer and Matt Keppel aimed to create a perfect blend of streetwise electronics and pure pop. Within their first six months of existence, Microfilm had appeared on BBC’s premier Radio 1 network, […]

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Listen Up People: Pianissimo Possibile (Beard Watch)

“Matthew Mercer has been releasing music under his own name since 2003, beginning with a pair of minimal/glitch techno 12″s on Forte and Neutonmusic, and then moving into digital-only self-released tracks which combine dancefloor function with headphone-listening details. His newest solo output leaves the dancefloor largely behind and focuses on deconstructed piano recordings. Improvisations are […]