Towards the tail end of 2018 we were greeted by a release from the fabulous Cong Burn camp, a label with which we have been wholeheartedly fond of for a long while now given the high quality output and commitment to showcasing fresh faced talent. Chekov featured on a split EP which caught our eyes and ears. Upon further digging we realised that perhaps we'd been left in the dark given that his music had already been previously championed and supported by the likes of Timedance and Peach Discs elsewhere.
A dynamic producer his approach to dance and electronic music is suitably abstract and intriguing, drawing upon inspiration from EBM and IDM alongside heady influencers, the likes of Ben UFO and Pearson Sound for example.
Now the Leeds producer is set to return to Cong Burn with on a new EP which focuses on the hypnotic, the mood and the deep. Peculiar dancefloor excursions with as much food for thought as feet.
We invited him to take us through eight tracks below.
Spacemen 3 - So Hot (Wash Away All Of My Tears)
After falling back in love with Ladies & Gentlemen.. last year, I just finally got around to exploring Jason Pierce’s earlier band, Spacemen 3. Floating and yearning, this track’s perfect at the end of a particularly special night