London Based Welfare Label Bring The Dystopian House Darkness


Welfare is the new label from mysterious duo Cavendish & Ancestor. Kicking off with a three tracker hewn from echoing, industrial pads and stabbing kicks, the duo seem hellbent on creating soundtracks to match London's dark heart. There's a sense of both the ancient and modern in their heads-down techno; delayed samples seeping onto machine rhythms, like ghosts from the past scrabbling at the warehouse walls.

With distribution handled by Lobster Theremin (who have become one of our favourite barometers of taste), the first Welfare 12" is available from the end of April, listen to some previews below, and head over to the Welfare Bandcamp to put in a pre-order…