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New Tune from DJ Mag's Underground Hero

...and a 1985 Classic


August 25, 2023

Welcome to the CTRL Z Newsletter, companion to the radio show and event series of the same name.

In the newsletter this week:

  • Record of the week from Lauren Flax

  • Classic of the Week from Model 500

  • One More from Shunt Voltage

Record of the Week

Lauren Flax - I Don’t Want To Hurt You

Lauren Flax, winner of DJ Mag’s Underground Hero award in 2022, teams up with Liz Wight of Pale Blue to provide the vocals on this one from her new release, Liz & Lauren EP. The full EP is out on 22nd September.

Classic of the Week

Model 500 - Night Drive (Thru-Babylon)

Classic Electro from Juan Atkins. This one was released in 1985 with acid style squelches and the instantly recognisable spoken vocal, “Time, Space, Transmat”.

One More

Shunt Voltage - Humdrum

Another spoken word vocal in this great tune from Shunt Voltage. You can hear it this week on the radio show. Speaking of which…

Radio Show


As always, you can hear the radio show on Wednesdays at 5pm GMT/BST on Underground Kollektiv, Thursdays 5pm GMT/BST on Data Transmission, Saturdays at 11pm GMT/BST on Radio Roadhouse and new episodes hit the podcast every Friday morning.

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