REVOLUTION RISING: ethnotechno.com vol. 1 presented by dimmSummer is an album that manages to take an electronic, bass heavy snap shot of 21st Century South Asian audio. If you want to hear what happens when notes, melodies and arrangements are constructed in real-time by producers spread over 7 continents then look no further. The future of South Asian music has arrived - Rising 'inna Revolutionary stylee!Bobby Friction (BBC Asian Network)
... a complete sonic adventure of musical gems.Pathaan (BBC Worldwide / Globtronica)
Revolution Rising rises above the glut of "global electronica" compilations to present a thrilling snapshot of a vital musical scene that is continuing to morph & re-invent itself in fascinating ways. DimmSummer has put together the best globe-centric collection of the summer.Bob Duskis (co-founder, Six Degrees Records)
... It is a driving album... a thick exploration of dubstep proper, minimalism, d&b, and thriving electro.Derek Beres (Huffington Post)
dimmSummer’s genre-busting REVOLUTION RISING picked up by Universal Music India feat. the exclusive electro house hit “Mehbooba Madness” by RD BURMAN remixed by NUCLEYA!
8 years ago a new voice emerged from the concrete jungles of NYC representing x-large for a burgeoning online community.
Ethnotechno.com founder dimmSummer celebrates with this first compilation, featuring original tracks and remixes from heavy hitters in an un-boxable, genre-bending musical art form. Let the other worldly sonic revolution begin.