Monday 1 June 2015

PB091 | Auxcide - Laniakea

Returning again to Pxl-Bot we are very pleased to be bringing you the latest from Auxcide, Laniakea.

With all the brilliance we've come to love and expect from Auxcide, Laniakea is a wonderfully crafted journey through the cosmos. Right from the first track 'Miasma', this release extrudes a cinematic like quality, constantly evolving and progressing, crafting a vast epic environment in which it's beautifully written, intertwining melodies can play out in. All of this coupled with punchy percussion and driving basslines shows off Auxcide's incredible sound design abilities and leaves Laniakea being something truly special.
Laniakea is also available on CD through Bandcamp.

Grab it on Bandcamp here!

Monday 13 April 2015

PB090 | Infirm Individual - Neo Tokyo

Coming to you straight from the future we are very pleased to announce the latest from Infirm Individual, Neo Tokyo.

Telling the tale of a goblinoid cyberpunk Robin Hood, Neo Tokyo is an insight into a distant earth and life in the techno-slums of it's giant metropolis. Taking an 80's vibe and transplanting it into a futuristic world, Infirm Individual combines sweeping synths, jazzy melodies and punchy drums to create something magnificent, with tracks ranging from the almost ambient feel of 'The Astrodome' to 'Hoverboard Blvd' and its electric guitar lead, each feels unique and distinct. Don't miss this!

Grab the ZIP here!

Friday 3 April 2015

PB089 | Calavera - Journeys

Making a second appearance on Pxl-Bot, we are very pleased to be bringing you the latest from Calavera, Journeys.

Revolving around the central theme made clear in it's title, Journeys is based on the idea that each of us is following a different course in life, striving for different goals and end locations. With this ep Calavera has managed to craft six incredible stories that point to this theme perfectly. Each track feels unique and different ranging from the energy packed drum and bass opening track 'Simulation Theory', to the ballad like 'About Us' and it's loving couple like harmonies that sing in tandem. All together this collection of songs creates a beautiful piece of work that is not only great musically but also resonates with feeling, make this ep the next step on your journey!

Grab it on Bandcamp here!

Monday 23 March 2015

PB088 | The Laohu - FROgs

As we rise from our slumber and dust away the cobwebs we are very pleased to announce the latest album from The Laohu, FROgs.

Spanning two/three years of material, The Laohu effortlessly merges lsdj and guitar, packing this release with as much attitude as you would expect from a frog sporting a dope afro. Showing off his versatility as a musician with tracks ranging from the more serious and emotive 'I Swear' and 'The Roam' to the slightly more light hearted 'ThreeDee' a song about larger than average rear ends, featuring a special appearance by hype$quad. Don't miss this, chip rock at it's best!

Grab it on Bandcamp here!

Friday 17 January 2014

PB087 | The Hamlet - The Tower

Returning again to Pxl-Bot, we are very pleased to be bringing you a brand new release from The Hamlet, The Tower.

Packed full of more of the sweet, beautifully written melodies that are to be expected of The Hamlet, The Tower is ten tracks of brilliance. Telling it's story as you ascend the floors of a mysterious, possibly long forgotten tower. Each track spins its part of the tale as you climb, giving the album an incredible atmosphere, conjuring feelings of exploration and discovery as well as every so often a slight feeling of unease and apprehension, found lingering in the shadows. All of this ultimately culminates in another outstanding release from the Hamlet!

Grab the ZIP here! or on Bandcamp here!

Saturday 11 January 2014

PB086 | Kommisar - Cosmic Phantasm

We are very pleased to announce the return of Kommisar here on Pxl-Bot, bringing with him an incredible brand new album, Cosmic Phantasm.

A follow up to Reimu Plays LSDJ, Kommisar's first release with us, Cosmic Phantasm builds upon everything great about that prior album, resulting in an incredibly well written and produced collection of songs. Strong, driving beats and incredibly catchy melodies draw you into each track, pulling you along on the ride as each song shows off its own distinct sound and personality. With every one of the nine tracks a perfectly crafted piece of art, this album will have you dancing for its entirety. Don't miss out, get it now!

Grab the ZIP here! or on Bandcamp here!

Monday 9 December 2013

PB085 | Calavera - Gentlemen's Swing

Making a debut appearance here on Pxl-Bot, we are very pleased to be bringing you the latest from Calavera.

Packed with energy right from the start, Gentlemen's Swing is nothing less than dance inducing. With a beautiful funkiness mixed with other more modern dance elements, each track stays distinct and memorable with catchy melodies that manage to firmly lodge themselves in your head. As well as each track holding it's own, the release as a whole manages to stay cohesive throughout, and although relatively short, at only 4 tracks, it certainly packs a punch. So make sure not to miss this.

Grab the ZIP Here!

Wednesday 23 October 2013

PB084 | Falling For A Square - 1996. Forever.

Making a second appearance on Pxl-Bot, Falling For A Square brings with him a, quite simply, beautiful new album.

Described by Falling For A Square as a mini recording focusing on heart strings, heartbreaks, death, truth, commuting and crushes of long ago, "1996. Forever." is a journey through the nuances of love and life, portrayed with perfect execution. Emotions are woven around wonderfully crafted melodies, emerging in each track and pulling you into the story being told, as well as immersing you in a world of your own memories. The already strong atmosphere is strengthened further by the mixture of guitar and vocals with more standard chiptune, bringing with it intoxicating depth, character and life. With mastering by Brian Slusher and artwork by Andrew Gleeson, we proudly release this must-not-miss piece of emotively strong chip.

Grab the ZIP Here! or On Bandcamp Here!