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Alex Smoke – Green Man

‘Green Man’ is the opening track of Alex Smoke‘s (a.k.a. Alexander Menzies) upcoming RS 1403 EP for R&S, out on May 20.

Vondelpark – Always Forever (Debukas Remix)

Following their dreamy take on dance-infused R&B with their debut LP, Seabed, UK trio Vondelpark will release a collection of remixes from the LP, entitled Seabed Remixed. Here’s a rework of "Always Forever" from Glasgow house producer Debukas. Out on R&S on March 31.

Video: Tessela – Nancy’s Pantry

UK producer Tessela‘s (a.k.a. Ed Russell) "Nancy’s Pantry," has now an official animated video by directors Will Barras and Sean Martin, who have created a digital, futuristic underworld in which a half-man, half-cockroach protagonist must escape the clutches of pastries marked with the famed R&S logo.

Video: Makoto – Primitive

Tokyo drum’n’bass veteran Makoto is back on R&S offshoot Apollo with a new release, Primitive, which drops on the label on October 7. The lead and title track slows things down a little rhythmically, with tumbling jazz drum and a rampant tribal ideology.

Tessela – Nancy’s Pantry

Following his ravey “Hackney Parrot” single earlier this year, British producer Tessela will release a new EP via R&S on October 7. The intense breaks-infused “Nancy’s Pantry” is the A-side to that release.

Alex Smoke – Dust

Scottish techno DJ and producer Alex Menzies, a.k.a. Wraetlic or Alex Smoke, will release a new single (as Alex Smoke), called “Dust”, that combines his exquisite synth chords with cavernous dubbed out drum programming and his heartfelt, mesmeric vocals. “Dust” drops September 10 via R&S, with a remix from the fellow R&S signee Tessela plus another track, Ruction (Dub), on the flip.