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Debruit

Listen to French producer Débruit’s new synth track “Gelecek,” recorded in Istanbul

French producer Débruit recorded his upcoming album, Débruit & Istanbul (due out May 27 via ICI), in Istanbul, Turkey, with…

April 18th, 2016 | | Tracks
Patrick Cowley

Listen to disco synth wizard Patrick Cowley’s new ’70s gay porn soundtrack comp

Dark Entries and Honey Soundsystem Records have teamed up again to release another volume of gay porn soundtracks by San…

December 1st, 2015 | | New Releases
At the board, 1981. Photo courtesy of Gino Soccio.

57-minute mixtape featuring Gino Soccio synth-disco classics

From Gino Soccio’s early productions in Witch Queen to his robotic, Italo-inspired masterpiece “Remember,” this 57-minute mix takes a portrait of the disco artist as a young man.

May 29th, 2013 | | Mixtape
Gino Soccio

Gino Soccio was the one-man-band behind countless disco gems—until he vanished

  About a month before thousands chanted “Disco sucks!” at Chicago’s Comiskey Park, Gino Soccio was ensconced in his Montreal…

May 29th, 2013 | | Articles
Munich Machine "Get on the Funk Train" (Casablanca) 1977

Munich Machine

Giorgio Moroder’s early electronic funk genius shines here. This recording is a party burner with a band-oriented sound, something not…

May 16th, 2013 | | Re:Discovery
Mumbai
Issue 31 - Shuggie Otis

Wax Poetics Issue 31 (Shuggie Otis b/w MF DOOM)

Purchase Issue 31. For Issue 31, we talk to some of music’s most mysterious figures. Cover artist Shuggie Otis tells…

October 31st, 2008 | | Wax Poetics Magazine

The Mackrosoft

As above, so below, wrote magician-philosopher Hermes Trismegistus. It’s the key to all the universe’s mysteries: the macrocosmos is the…

February 12th, 2007 | | Record Rundown
Issue 18

Issue 18

Parliament-Funkadelic can hardly be summed up in a few sentences. Wax Poetics digs deep to trace the sprawling history of…

August 31st, 2006 | | Wax Poetics Magazine
Issue 9

Issue 9

RJD2: Record Roots Turn Up the Phonograph: Dante Ross For the Love of Love Money The Untold Tale of an…

June 21st, 2004 | | Wax Poetics Magazine