Posts tagged with "Ratskin Records"

V/A – ‘Rogue Pulse/Gravity Collapse’

July 24, 2017

V/A – ‘Rogue Pulse/Gravity Collapse’ From Wolf Eyes to Dreamcrusher, DJ Spooky to Sun Araw, and alongside a slew of in-house and Bay Area contributors, Ratskin Records’ 184-track, 10-disc, 12-hour Rogue Pulse/Gravity Collapse is undeniably “MASSIVE.” The tracklist corresponds to an international outpouring of support... 

Video: Bonus Beast – “Mental Decay”

June 28, 2017

Video: Bonus Beast – “Mental Decay” There is a sound to every mood, and the grimey, oxidized alleys of your soul have no better soundtrack than Oakland’s raw techno wizard Bonus Beast. Mr. Beast (née Ryan King) makes music often described as “greyscale,” but for his first LP Mental Decay, Ratskin Records decided to add a little... 

Video Premiere: Headboggle – “IDM PROMO”

October 4, 2016

Video Premiere: Headboggle – “IDM PROMO” Headboggle and Malocculsion are two of the Bay Area’s most prolific artists. Mr. ‘Boggle (Derek Gedalecia) has a staggering discography that, as far as I can tell, is unblemished by mediocrity. Malocculsion’s label Ratskin Records is a central institution to Oakland’s noise scene. Of course... 

Side-by-Side: Ratskin Records, A Tale of Two Shows

April 15, 2016

Side-by-Side: Ratskin Records, A Tale of Two Shows Ratskin Records has a prolific output rivaled only by how puzzlingly unnoticed by the public it seems to go. The imprint has unleashed sounds from noise veterans and neophytes alike, including legends like Bastard Noise and countless local unknowns. I took it upon myself to correct their lack of exposure...