The second compilation on Nuno Dos Santos' label spans a wide range of styles but never sounds forced. Representing the contemporary approach to techno are Malbetrieb and SB, whose stepping rhythms and clicking percussive tracks are shot through with layered trance chords and sensuous woodwind. Locked Groove and Quince are more direct with their contributions, with the latter's "Europa" standing out thanks to its tough tribal drums. However, the best moments here are the deepest ones. Stefan Vincent's "How It Could've Been" is a slinky, ice-cold minimal affair and Kid Culture's "Arp313" is, as its title suggests, a sublime Detroit techno style track.
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