- Release Date 2013-02-18
- Label Figure
- Catalog FIGURE44
Four heavy burning, crafty tracks for the dancefloor at its peak, but also for hypnotic, deeper moments, 'Lifesigns' offers us a variety of moods and energies grafted directly from Heil's years of experience.
Parts 1 + 2 lay the foundations, building with raw percussion and a cyclonic, enveloping aesthetic. Part 1's classic techno stabs and tense arrangement peak our interest while Part 2 unleashes devastating bass frequencies as layers of freaking synthesis unfold.
Parts 3 + 4 explore more urgent yet funky zones - Part 3's undulating trio of stabs, organs and synth take us on a smooth warehouse-themed trip, Heil's tough drums and searing hats leading the show. Part 4 owes a lot to hypnotism, for the deeper moments where tension is allowed to be drawn out and time stands still: Classically founded modern techno from one of Germany's stand out producers.