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Praxis 5 – Bourbonese Qualk: Autonomia on vinyl OUT JANUARY 2018

Bourbonese Qualk’s classic album Autonomia – originally released in 1993 on CD –  appears for the first time on vinyl on January 15, 2018. Double vinyl in fluorescent orange camo sleeve. BUY HERE Bourbonese Qualk was formed by Simon Crab in 1979/80. The first performance was an odd non-musical appearance (‘mainly vandalism’). After several cassette […]

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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 [were] posting […]

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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

Praxis 5 Bourbonese Qualk Autonomia 1993 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 2018 – 500 copies After the two 12″s this was the full length album by […]

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Bourbonese Qualk: Qual EP (Praxis 3)

Praxis 3 Bourbonese Qualk Qual EP 1993 player coming soon! 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” […]

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Bourbonese Qualk: Kneejerk Reaction (Praxis 2)

Praxis 2 Bourbonese Qualk Kneejerk Reaction EP 1992 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., […]

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

Praxis 1X Scaremonger Remixes (Lagowski/Ubik, Bourbonese Qualk, DJ NoDoz) 1993 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 […]

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