August 30

#Spotlight: the Preatures, School of Night, Boys Get Hurt & Koobra

SPOTLIGHT on: the Preatures – looks like someone started a riot in Australia They are recently compared to bands like Haim or Fleetwood Mac – their last song “Is this how you feel?” – dead catchy! Many sources claim their music style to sound like Rock and Roll, some others say it’s Country with some […]

August 15

Bonobo – True Master of Downtempo

This post is dedicated to man, who should have deserved to be on this blog way earlier than many other performers on the Lane. The roots of the multi-talent Simon Green, aka. Bonobo, go way back to the year 1999 when his debut album “Animal Magic” hit the market – a pioneer of the downtempo […]

May 12

Jose Gonzalez & Junip: Agents of Dark Pop

When writing this post it is May 12th 2013, we should be outside enjoying intimate togetherness, dabble in the waters of our surroundings or jointly running on meadows. Hence the music should be blithe, sound and happy. Yet mother nature gives us another spring of incalculable weather and temperature-depressions leading to a lack of emotions. […]

April 02

the Other Tribe – I dare you not to dance!

…welcome back at the lane after a break I actually feared it could have signified the end. However, I felt the urge to return for a band I initially had problems to even categorize. Five young guns from Bristol, all colored up, wearing feathers and silly hats. Now I’m not talking about Culture Club, Empire […]

January 09

UK Garage + 2 Step x R&B = AlunaGeorge

We’re back at the lane trying to promote a genre that indeed isn’t easy to describe AT ALL. What we do is we just simply take a pot, throw in some UK Garage, some R&B, a little bit of Indie, season it with some Electro and maybe some synths and the outcome should, according to […]

November 28

#Spotlight: Wekeed, Monitor 66, the Establishment & Hard Mix

Welcome to Spotlight, a new highly compressed format of presenting music at the Lane. Spotlights will feature condensed snapshots of artists of which very limited information is available – they may become the next big thing or simply perish in the masses of artists. One thing that is certain: They have managed to draw attention […]

November 10

Tensnake – when Disco meets Electro

Welcome to this weeks post and the clash of two musical genres that guarantee solid dance tunes. In fact, I’m pretty sure that by clicking on the below videos there’s a good chance you all going to turn up your volumes. With Tensnake the Yonderlane features another DJ and producer, this time from hansa town […]