March 28, 2016


Stream The Field's Minimal Techno Masterpiece, 'The Follower'

Barry Brecheisen/WireImage
Barry Brecheisen/WireImage

If there's any genre of music that should be celebrated for just how darn prolific it is, we'd give the title to techno. The subsection of electronica is made of many producers who all share an undeniable technological literacy: the stuff they make is complicated and they make it because, well, they understand the complication. Minimal techno, too, may sound simplistic, but there's a lot going on. For those who are completely unfamiliar with the stuff (and veterans, we're not excluding you), we'd like to introduce you to The Field, a.k.a. Swedish producer Axel Willner. 

His latest album is streaming in full, and if it doesn't have you dancing / booking a flight to Berlin to visit the German city's famed club Berghain, we don't know what will.

Stream all of The Follower right here. We know you'll fall in love with its moments of atmospheric ephemera and its textured beats.