Contraposition EP
Rian Treanor
Don’t know what we were expecting from this new Rian Treanor, which also kicks off Warp’s revival of their short-lived but much-loved Arcola sub-label (last seen 2004), but it definitely wasn’t this… basically the sharpest, baddest GRIME record we’ve heard…
Crab Suite
Primitive Art
Black Lodge
"Six lost slices of leftfield electro including the mythical and mysterious 'Hotline' a track that was originally scheduled for release on Mo’Wax back around about the year 2000 but only ever reached test pressing for reasons no one can quite…
Pillar / New Sun
Last copies...  "Following sharply on from Rian Treanor's Eski redesign/grime 12 Contraposition, Arcola draws fwd the first new material from one of the most enigmatic units operating within underground electronica in both this universe and the next, 2814. "Having shown…
Our Souls Are In The Hands Of The Translator
Jamal Moss!  "Our Souls Are In The Hands Of The Translator presents his Arcola debut, sɪŋkrɪtɪzəm. A two tracker of Chi-Town acid that offers a mouthful of Mathematics from Jamal Moss, the legendary producer and DJ who has worked with…
The Dark Orchestra
If we're honest, the recent thawing of Warp’s “abstract dance” imprint Arcola after some 14 years in cold storage was not something anyone was wildly anticipating. In terms of reboot excitement, we probably had more invested in Kevin Bishop tackling Porridge. But…
Ye Feqer Edaye / የፍቅር እዳዬ
Ethiopian Records / የኢትዮጵያ
Plenty has been said (not least by us) about Warp's newly revived "abstract dance" outlet in recent times, which this year has brought us stellar 12"s from Rian Treanor and Nkisi, among others. Seems like it's engines have fully warmed up cos it's…