Tag Archives: Bourbonese Qualk

Today: 25 Years since Official Release of the first Praxis 12″

25 years ago today, on November 30, 1992 – it was a Monday – the first 12″ on Praxis was officially released. Of course there had been activities leading up to this date. I had moved to London at the end of 1991 and decided in the following months to discontinue my previous label Vision […]

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Praxis XXV London

25 years of Praxis Praxis was founded as a label for experimental hard dance music in 1992 in London. From its beginnings in hardcore techno it quickly expanded into the territories of breakcore, soundscapes, noise and bass music, never leaving behind the experimental elements. Artists include Bourbonese Qualk, Metatron, Somatic Responses, Base Force One, Nomex, […]

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Praxis 25th Anniversary on Soundcloud: One track a day

Last week of November and first week of December 1992, the first two releases on Praxis appeared. A quarter of a century later the label still exists, an anomaly in the fast moving world of electronic music. To celebrate we are planning a series of events – and new releases. And we are posting a […]

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News on the Praxis Bandcamp site

Brand new is the second digital release on Darkmatter Soundsystem, the REMEMBER EP by WMX! And the ongoing project of uploading the Praxis back catalogue has been amended by the classic 1993 techno album by Bourbonese Qualk, Autonomia (Praxis 5CD) as a free download (you are welcome to make a donation!)  

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Paraphysical Cybertronics – The Experiments of Bloor Schleppy

Paraphysical Cybertronics (Praxis 10CD) by Various Artists The second CD after Bourbonese Qualk’s Autonomia album on Praxis was the compilation titled Paraphysical Cybertronics Volume One – The Experiments of Bloor Schleppy. This extended the reach of the label to different levels of experimental electronic music. Obviously the idea was to turn it into a series […]

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Bourbonese Qualk: Autonomia

Autonomia (Praxis 5) by Bourbonese Qualk Bourbonese Qualk: Autonomia (Praxis 5CD) 1993 – 1000 copies Bourbonese Qualk: Autonomia (Praxis 5) test pressing 2016 – 10 copies Bourbonese Qualk: Autonomia (Praxis 5) 2×12″ full release 2017 – 500 copies After the two 12″s this is the full length album by BoQu. from the Bourbonese Qualk website […]

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Bourbonese Qualk: Qual EP (Praxis 3)

Bourbonese Qualk: Qual EP Praxis 3 DJ Promo pressing of 250 Release pressing in blue disco bag: 1000 (?) This EP, released in spring 1993, reflects how quickly the new sound was accellerating and getting more noisy and harder. Another four-tracker of which different tracks were played by different DJ’s.  “Qual” which at the time […]

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Bourbonese Qualk: Kneejerk Reaction (Praxis 2)

bandcamp player with the complete EP coming soon! Recorded in the summer 1992, this was actually the first Praxis record to be “officially” released. This happened in the last week of November, one week before Scaremonger was released. This was more a decision of the distributor, S.R.D., who thought it would be better to launch […]

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Scaremonger: Soon We All Will Have Special Names (Praxis 1X)

Soon We All Will Have Special Names Remixes (Praxis 1X) by Scaremonger Praxis 1x consists of remixes of the A1 track from the Scaremonger EP (Praxis 1), the A-side was a collaboration of Andrew Lagowski and Dave Ubik. This became a bit of a “club hit” and was featured on the “Eurobeat 2000 Club Classics […]

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2012 – 20 years Praxis – new web site – new records!

In the summer of 1992, in a squat in North Peckham, just off the Old Kent Road, Praxis was born and at the end of November this year it will be 20 years since the first two records were released, Praxis 1 by Scaremonger, and Praxis 2 by Bourbonese Qualk. Now, in the spring of […]

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