Continuing over the last twelve months to champion music that is true to itself, Adam Shelton has an unshakeable focus on quality underground house. His debut EP ‘Air Trax’ on Air London, is part of a relentless effort to sketch out his own definition of authenticity. From sultry and atmospheric sounds to the acid-drenched and techy, the EP embodies the energy of his current musical course. Dhaze start his self-taught experimentation in electronic music and home recording in 1998. After releasing on numerous well-known labels over the years, he is currently resident DJ at Bizzarro, one of the oldest and best underground parties in Rome where he shares the decks with world–renowed artists. Whether David Gtronic is producing thumping techno or downtempo chillout, his sense of musicality always shines through. Largely known for what he likes to term “aggressive”, hard grooving techno, it’s also those obscured flourishes of organic elements that colour his sound which really set him apart from the pack. His prowess in marrying eclectic, traditional sounds to complex dancefloor grooves, with pianos, cellos and much more woven into this fascinating musical tapestry, have lead him to repeated bookings internationally. UK artists Andy Shef & Si Heslin aka A.S.S.H. are a smashing young outfit from Manchester who have already received positive Beatport support from fans. Both Si and Andy play regularly in their home city of Manchester and recently made their first appearance in Berlin back in April this year. In the basement, new faces guest artist Francesco Visconti aka VSK is an Italian DJ/producer/studio engineer based in Rome, working with Ken Karter for almost two years at the studio ”Mastering Unlimited”. In 2010, together with Conrad Van Orton, he started a project which had been in planning for years: Consumer Recreation Services Recordings. Early 2012 marked the beginning of the musical cooperation of live artists Kaj Tyszka & Michiel Steennis as Moving Thoughts. In their own words, Moving Thoughts is and will remain to be about music as a means of transmitting feelings and moving people primarily. After releasing several EPs, 2015 will mark a release on Invite’s Choice Records (Vinyl!). Andrea Atzeni is a young DJ/producer from Cagliari (Sardinia, Italy). He has released on a handful of respected labels and is sound is open minded, without a necessary style to encompass many genres that influence the artist himself. This issue of new faces is hosted by our excellent techno resident Synthek.