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Monthly Archives: December 2013


Written on December 31, 2013 at 13:49, by

Wild Wild Ambent Boys – We Don’t Rock Review in Mousique: Wild Wild Ambient Boys is het samenwerkingsproject van Hidde van Schie en Jeroen S. Rozendaal (o.a. The Minor Details). We Don’t Rock kun je omschrijven als electro-akoustische muziek. Jeroen zorgt voor de ambientachtige electronica, Hidde is verantwoordelijk voor snarenspel en vocalen (al wordt er  Continue Reading »

Selection NEW 9.0!

Written on December 23, 2013 at 20:24, by

A while ago NEW and Esc.rec. announced the NEW 9.0 shortlist. And now we have 12 tracks left which are going to be released on NEW 9.0! Both on CD and as a download, distributed by Esc.rec. These are the twelve names that remain: Adam Link, Dotlights, Hemisphere, Levingtquatre, Knotted Sheets, Marsman, MSNTHRPX, Phacts, Quibus,  Continue Reading »

Yeah I Know It Sucks

Written on December 23, 2013 at 11:20, by

Various Artists – Disc Jockey Review on Yeah I Know It Sucks: The first track on this compilation is the one that inspired label owner Harco Rutgers to invite a select group of artists to make a track about Disc Jockeys. Together they bring the phenomena of the DJ in all aspects, from the use  Continue Reading »

Weerthof – Dozy Ditty (Moscow Blues Version by Elya Kirillova)

Written on December 21, 2013 at 19:15, by

Last week Weerthof received something amazing from Moscow in his mailbox: a beautiful Russian folk blues singing version of ‘Dozy Ditty’, from his Out of Control EP. As Elya Kirillova puts it: ‘it’s been a pleasure to moo into the mic’. Elya was also happy to share it with all of you. Original Dozy Ditty  Continue Reading »

December 30, 2013: ACSH #29 with De Bubbelebim

Written on December 18, 2013 at 9:13, by

On December 30, Esc.rec. presents the 29th edition of the Ass-crack Stage-hack (ACSH) in Filmhuis De Keizer. As part of the Humorfestival 2013, Esc.rec. invited De  Bubbelebim. De Bubbelebim is an absurdist (anti) literary performance stage theater viduo from Rotterdam. Professius T. Taal and Sim Sala Bubbelebim write stories and poems, do performances and the last few years  Continue Reading »

Various Artists – Disc Jockey

Written on December 17, 2013 at 9:06, by

Title: Disc Jockey Artist: Various Artists Available formats: download Catalog#: esc.rec.42 Download & listen through Bandcamp This release is also available via many other download and streaming channels, like Spotify, iTunes, etc. Check this Spotify playlist for many more Esc.rec. releases on Spotify. Tracklisting 01 Bedhelm – De DJ Is Een Mietje (3.12) 02 Jonas – Blackballed (3.16)  Continue Reading »

NEW 9.0 shortlist

Written on December 14, 2013 at 10:17, by

This is it. The NEW 9.0 shortlist. 25 New tracks by producers from the East of The Netherlands made the cut, out of 90 submissions this year. Esc.rec takes care of the digital release of NEW 9.0 and was also one of the judges again. More information about NEW (Nieuwe Electronische Waar) overhere.

A Closer Listen

Written on December 11, 2013 at 18:46, by

Weerthof – Out Of Control Review in A Closer Listen: ACL 2013: The Year’s Best Packaging … Michiel van de Weerthof has been around for a little longer, but his latest effort is another marvel that combines the old and the new. Out of Control is an EP on a USB stick cooked into a homemade  Continue Reading »

Belgian Music

Written on December 8, 2013 at 17:50, by

Wild Wild Ambent Boys – We Don’t Rock Review on Belgian Music: De titel van We Don’t Rock liegt er niet om, conventionele rocknummers moet je hier niet op zoeken. Het duo Hidde Van Schie en Jeroen S. Rozendaal alias Wild Wild Ambient Boys experimenteert met abstracte elektronica, en dat resulteert in een ontspannende luistertrip,  Continue Reading »

The 21st Century – Stereo Country

Written on December 5, 2013 at 12:22, by

The 21st Century (Hidde van Schie) releases this unreleased gem today (with exceptionally beautiful artwork I might add). And what’s more: you can download it for free! But only today, so be quick… And if you’re interested (you should be!), here’s another freebie by The 21st Century! Released on Esc.rec. some years ago, but still  Continue Reading »

Jumbly Music

Written on December 2, 2013 at 9:47, by

Weerthof – Out Of Control Review in Jumbly Music: I used to wander around the net and find out of the blue record labels to follow. I just so happened to be checking one of them on prep for my trip to DC, and found this guy from the Netherlands, Michiel Van De Weerthof… He  Continue Reading »