Just to let you know some changes are going on with the Fluid Radio web sites….
After careful consideration we decided it was time to move away from the server and web application we have being using for the main Fluid Radio site over the last year.
We have now completed the transfer to a new server and the site is currently being updated as we speak. The new look site (still under construction) will incorporate aspects from the old site along with the best parts from this blog.
This will mean that no more posts will be made on this blog and all new entries can be found on the new Fluid Radio web site www.fluid-radio.co.uk
The new site will still be posting mix dowloads along with content on new releases, interviews, etc, and will also be posting recent and past artists mixes available at high bit rate streaming for those who may have missed scheduled mixes on the radio station due to time difference, etc.
The new site will also be setting up a social interaction theme within the site allowing you to set up profiles, make comments, and basically have a lot more input into your likes/dislikes ect, ect.
The new site is still looking a bit bare but stick with it….Lot’s more content to come over the coming days.
This blog site will remain open for those that may noy have downloaded some of the artists mixes that we have provided over the lasy year or so.
Speak soon and if you have any suggestions/comments feel free to leave at the end of this post.
Filed under: News, Releases | Tags: Ethical Thinking, Fluid Audio, Various Artists - Hope
The Etchical Vision Behind ‘Hope’
The CD is ISO14001 certified, all paper & card used is FSC certified, all produced by a Carbon Zero CD
manufacturing company, via the award-winning CO2 Balance. The scientific data to calculate the
embedded carbon emissions of the CD/Packaging, and offset an equivalent amount of CO2 by investing
in 100% additional carbon-offsetting schemes with immediate & many secondary benefits to
communities that simply would not happen unless we paid for them. The premises used to create the
CD/Packaging is also 100% carbon neutral and powered with green electricity, and business travel
emissions are also offset.
Eco-conscious disc manufacturing:
ISO 14000 & 14001 compliant CD manufacturing
100% Re-use of scrap polycarbonate salvaged from CD & DVD replication
Sourcing of paper stock from FSC Compliant (Forestry Stewardship Council) mills and printers.
Wood fibre procured within the Sustainable Forest Initiative guidelines: every acre harvested is reforested – 400 Million tree seedlings planted each year.
Paper products are typically recyclable, compost-able, and under the right conditions biodegradable.
No wood from old-growth or endangered forests.
Vegetable based inks.
100% alcohol-free printing.
No Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) emissions from inks or coatings, and use of quick dry glues with Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) being eliminated.
Collection and recycling of paperboard, inks, coatings and other waste from printing processes.
60,000 tons of paper and board shipped from one supplier alone to recycler in one year.
Treat This CD With Care!
More info and purchase options here
Filed under: News, Releases | Tags: Adamned.Age, Das OMIKron, Field Rotation, Parallelwelten Remixes
Parallelwelten is the first Remix EP of Field Rotation. Including remixes by Adamned.Age and Das OMIKron two outstanding artists from Germany are involved.
Released 16 June 2009
Music and artwork by Field Rotation
Remixes by Adamned.Age and Das OMIKron
As far as internet radio stations go they don’t come any better than Dewtone!
With a playlist to die for, a web site that is beautifully designed and a philosophy that focuses on promoting new artists and labels, you HAVE to check out what these guys are up to…
In 2003, Dewtone launched as a free music label focusing on forward thinking, easy listening electronic music with the support of artists like Carl Martin (Transient), Dustin Craig (Headphone Science), Tom Dinchak (Phortran), Jasper Boer (Jap Jap), Liam Skogland and James Zdrowski (Iqtu).
Filed under: News, Releases | Tags: Album Of The Week, Ben Beiny, Bersarin Quartett, Digitonal, Field Rotation, Fluid Audio, Halogen, Hol Baumann, Hope, iambic, ishq, James Murray, Playb, Snakestyle, Various Artists - Hope
We are pleased to announce that ‘Hope’ is now available in Digipak format from the Fluid Audio web site.
Digital release will follow on 29th June available in all formats from the Fluid Audio digital store.
We thank you for your patience and support and hope that you will enjoy the album.
A big thanks goes out to all the artists involved in the project, and to those that helped make the release possible x
Fluid Audio kick starts it’s catalogue with ‘Hope’, a compilation sprawling across 13 tracks from established artists, Digitonal, Hol Baumann, Ishq, Bersarin Quartet and James Murray, as well as up and coming producers, Field Rotation, Iambic, Snakestyle, Playb, Halogen and Ben Beiny.
As suggested by its title, ‘Hope’, embodies a concept of positivity and the alleviation of strife “through the creative translation of emotion into sounds sent to soothe [and] images formed to inspire”. Artists were asked to create compositions that reflected their interpretation of the term Hope, producing varied yet cohesive results with a profound resonance. 50% of the profits are donated to Toybox, a charity providing aid, shelter and support for homeless children in Latin America, the majority of which are estimated a life expectancy of around four years on the street.
Coupling all of this with the CD’s bespoke artwork and carbon neutral manufacture provides a consumable and tangible product that serves to aid a constructive cause through the medium of music.
Filed under: News | Tags: Aiora, Ben Beiny, bvdub, Cell, Circular, Field Rotation, Fluid, Fluid Audio, Halogen, Hildur Gudnadottir, iambic, James Murray, June's Line Up, Mailk Trey, Maps n Diagrams, Melorman, Nova, Origamibiro, Part Timer, Stars Of The Lid, Swann
Another month of great artists on Fluid.
We hope you enjoy
All performances are 7pm UK time zone!
bvdub – A Prayer To False Gods
A quick post to let you know I have been booked to play at Glade Festival this July at the inSpiral Stage. With an amazing line up of artists it’s one festival that is well worth checking out this summer. Full information below…