Style of Sound Vol. 1 Mix x Compilation on Emerald & Doreen

In anticipation of the forthcoming Style of Sound Vol. 1 compilation coming out on Emerald & Doreen Records, we invite you to join us for a private viewing of the exclusive video created especially for the release at the Style of Sound Berlin.

The video, assembled by the talented Emerald and Doreen in Germany, contains art and fashion footage sourced from a variety of archives which is meant to bring to life the spirit and ethos of the compilation.

The mix and compilation, put together by Style of Sound editor John Noi, is inspired by the dance floor of the future, a dance floor filled with the upbeat rhythms of indie dance, nu disco, italo disco, techno, and house music, where two amazing girls called Emerald & Doreen take you by the hand and spin you into a heady oblivion.

As part of the private view, the Style of Sound has created 16 bottles of wine (one for each artist on the compilation) which are meant to be sampled as each artist is heard on the mix. Each wine is said to induce 16 different euphoric effects as if experiencing the mix on an actual dance floor.

View the Video here:

Boys Get Hurt – During this Summer Mix

Yuki Abe is a producer, a DJ, and artist based in East Tokyo. His works traverse indie dance, disco and house music with the occasional foray into electronica, indie, ambient, hip-hop and R&B.

Collecting inspiration from the changing of seasons, Abe’s music releases and mixes are often filled with deep melancholic feelings, something which makes him stand apart from his contemporaries in Japan.

The Style of Sound Tokyo is now showing his first solo exhibition: ‘During this Summer’ – which shows nine new photographs throughout the gallery’s main room set to a seasonal soundtrack mixed by Abe himself.

Abe’s attitudes to summer are documented fully through out the photographic series in addition to text which is drawn from a series of nine questions we posed to the artist.

Abe’s exhibition: ‘During this Summer’ is showing at Style of Sound Tokyo until the 17th August, 2016.

Talks: In Conversation with Alex Oxley

Celebrate the opening of the new Style of Sound Los Angeles gallery and join Reinhardt Music founder Alex Oxley in an ever-so-brief conversation with Style of Sound editor John Noi.

Learn about the vision behind this ambitious and extraordinary record label as the speakers reflect on topics both relevant and not-so-relevant to the 62-minute mix mixed by Oxley especially for the Style of Sound.

The Factory Installation by John Noi

The Factory is in a new installation created by John Noi where visitors are invited to experience a 55-minute music mix set in a disused factory set some where in North London.

Once inside, visitors are entrenched in complete darkness, that is, until the sound of the the Factory gradually fades, bringing light forth from darkness.

The Factory aims to re-create the experience of being lost in the depths of club darkness at 5am where the mechanical beats of techno music drive one to dance on until the sun comes up.

The mix that Noi prepared for this installation contains a selection of nine techno tracks which he feels currently exemplifies the ‘factory sound’.