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E-Zine: BuddhaMindCorporation Vol​.​0

Can't get enough of Dunai's catchy russian funk? Be sure to grab a copy of this 12 track album!

Download: Atomar Sense

This track would be a hip-hop classic if it wasn't so obviously from the future. It clearly demonstrates Dunai's ability to create an absolutely organic sound comprised from strictly digital elements.

Download: Clever

Smooth and futuristic track with heavy funk basslines and a fantastic rhythm section.

Download: Ascent

Ascent v3.33 can be considered a present from Dunai to himself for his 33th birthday. The track allows a long and amazingly detailed and creative intro to take you up to a summit filled with amazing drum work and fluid harmonies.

Download: Star Tales (featuring Shangree)

A slow but uptempo dreamy track with heavy IDM elements, and a classical guitar synth touch. This one is a collaboration with Shangree.

Download: Wizards Mask

This is a fucking amazing track. While amazingly modern in sound and quality, the composition feels like something that could have been played by a very exclusive band in the middle ages. Be prepared to freak out.

Download: Atomar Sense remix

When he first heard Atomar Sense, he was immediately struck by the enormous coolness of the melody lines and orchestration. There was basically no way around doing this remix, which features raps by the man himself, and a future funk solo by Michael

Illdot0 (The album)

Illdot0 is the debut EP of Moscow based producer Alexei Kalinkin, also know as Dunai. The EP features five original tracks ranging from jazzy hip hop to modern day electronica, as well as remixes by Leisure-B and Julian Winter. Artwork by: Uwe Schwe

E-Zine: Dunai - Illdot0

Moscow based producer Alexei Kalinkin debuts on Humanworkshop with a seven track EP featuring remixes by Leisure-B and Julian Winter.

E-Zine: Metamorph

Six Humanworkhsop artists create seven remixes covering an enormous musical spectrum, ranging from sound-scape indy to dancehall dubstep.

Download: Fire to the Stars - Made Of Fire remix

Slow downbeat track with reminiscent guitars and vocals by Cat Tyson Hughes. This track is a remix of Fire to the Stars’ remix of Monlog’s Another day.

Download: Fire to the Stars - Starting With M remix

Vibed completely different, the Monolog boys tried to give a futuristic, poppy twist to the somewhat introspective original of Fire to the Stars’ Starting With M.

Download: Remus - Herr Obersturmbahnführer remix

Leisure takes it way over the top with this extremely nasty drum and bass remix of Remus’ classical track Herr Obersturmbahnführer, which is part of the VERZET original soundtrack. This remix features exclusive dialog from the movie.

Download: Fire to the Stars - Keep You Safe remix

Caveone takes a very personal and heavy bassed approach to Fire to the Stars Keep You Safe, allowing the recorded lyrics by Cat Tyson Hughes to come across a lot more up front. Slow and dreamy yet intense, this track finishes off nicely what Julian h

Metamorph (The album)

Compilation album featuring a broad range of Humanworkshop artists and styles. All tracks are remixes of recent Humanworkshop releases. Artwork: Uwe Schweer-Lambers, Gerrit Elbrink Mastering: Gerrit Elbrink Or download alternatively as a ZIP file

E-Zine: Way To The Nautilus in print

This month’s edition of designer magazine Page features a 2 page story featuring our very own Way To The Nautilus.

E-Zine: Way To The Nautilus

EQUILOUD and Leisure-B have been at it again. In this brand new animation they explore the audiovisual way to the nautilus.

E-Zine: Indikings - Lightsabber

Dubstep duo Indikings released their first EP on Hopskotch Records. Get it now on Beatport!

Download: Gentle Giants (live)

Durk and Gerrit go at it.

E-Zine: Humanworkshop Intro

EQUILOUD created a new intro animation and Leisure supplied it with some sound. FM8 Presets of all sounds are available for download.

E-Zine: Building the Ton-Kraft Studio

After all the time we spent making music and doing sound design, we got to learn a little this and that about creating an optimal audio space. In this tutorial series we’ll share the knowledge.

E-Zine: WALZER

Remus and Rob Lücker joined forces once again. "WALZER" tells the tale of men drawn together by faith and greed, the oldschool way.

E-Zine: Original Fools - Sick And Tired

Damscray and his buds have been at it again! Rocking it hard mad stupid style in this exclusive new Original Fools video.

Download: T-Angle

Calm and misterious, this track gives a real nice exit to the overal EP. Also available as a live version here

Download: Intersong

A dark and cinematc track which gives you the impression aliens have landed in your backyard. Also available as a live version here.

Download: Asa Nisi Masa

A very dark and heavy track with dramatic vocalsamples and modern off-beat percussion. Also available as live version here.

Download: The 5th Season

As the title of the album as well as this track implies, Remus is portraying a musical state of mind which cannot be captured in one particular season. Smooth strings and exquisite beatwork as well as some of uncle Remus' own guitar playing make this

Download: Lacklustre

This introduction sets the tone for Remus' the 5th Season. Dark and gloomy, while at the same time filled with wonderous electronic breakbeats.

E-Zine: Leisure-B - Live In Space

Leisure-B reports back to mission control with a hybrid video / mp3 release, supported by an extensive tutorial on the recording process.

Download: Ninja (live)

One of the best track to perform live, can't wait to do this on a stage!

Download: Thumbs Up (live)

Never being released, this is a track that does best when performed in a live situation. Funky horns and spacy atmospherics create an overall party track.

Download: Didge 0.3.2 (live)

The live version of Didge 0.3.2 differs from the original mostly by a muting of a lot of elements. Unlike most other tracks, Didge seems to sound best live when it's presented in parts.

Download: fret_1 (live)

This live version of the infamous fret_1 is longer, and goes deeper than the original track. A great example of what the set up can do.

Download: Opium (live)

This live version of Indikings' Opium tries to take the funkyness of the original one step further.

Download: Bass = Axe (live)

This track has been on the shelves for quite a while now, and, apart from the live version, won't be released. Somehow it ony sounds good when tweaked ;)

Download: Leptir (live)

A slow and heavy intro track for the diverse Live In Space track line-up. The original version was first featured on B-Film Ltd - Live @ My House.

Live In Space (The album)

Since most people don't just like a certain song, but rather a particular version or cover of a composition, this leaves a wide gap for composers and producers of electronic music. With the Live In Space set up, Leisure tried to create a live environ

Download: Live In Space

The complete version of Live In Space as a single mp3 file.

E-Zine: Polysure vs. Equiloud: Gentle Giants video

Equiloud's Uwe Schweer-Lambers created a new video for Humanworkshop's contribution to Hopskotch 2, "Divergence"!

E-Zine: New Release: Julian Winter - Slow Movement

Julian Winter debuts on Humanworkshop with this cinematic listening adventure.

Download: Intersection

Like a crossroads, on the album, this track devides the album into melancholy and the happyness future dreams, showing you both sides of the cinematic brew.

Download: And All The Rest Of Them

Kind of in your face with a light tough, this tracks shows all the rest o' them where they can stick it...

Download: Muskox

This track clearly shows Julian's sweet spot for the authentic cinemtatic feel of music. Always nice to pass by!

Download: Ok Let's Go

Short and cinematic track, easing in on the rest of the album.

Slow Movement (The album)

Julian's slow an cinematic debut EP eases the senses while taking you back to a time when things were easier and the world was a cozy and loving place. The EP contains a lot of laid back tunes with minimal drumming, accompanied by a wide range of

E-Zine: Original Fools - Five

Must not sleep - Must warn others! Damscray's modern underground pop project, Original Fools, is slowly coming to blossom. In order to celebrate, they've released "Five" as video version.

Download: Emesis

Strange and mysterious dark track by Bart Knol, a.k.a. Gritt

Download: Opium

In this very Opiou'ish track, Indikings' Leisure-B and Andy Rüter team up once again to explore the land of Dubstep. The track was originally composed by Andy, after which Leisure worked out the details.

E-Zine: Monolith

Animator Wip Vernooij teamed up with Leisure-B for his sound design, and old times sake, in this abstract dramady animation shorty short.

E-Zine: Ableton Live with Video - fret_1 continues

In this tutorial the fret_1 arrangement gets taken apart, and we show you how to create music and sound effects for video in Ableton Live.

E-Zine: Youtube + HWS = Full length Live Videos

Youtube sent us a note saying they lifted our upload limit. This means full length live sets from now on!

Download: Dubstep Mix

With Andy on the Traktor, and Leisure-B on the KP 3, this mix satisfies all your dubstep needs.

E-Zine: Some real McFreaky $hit

Want to see some real ''2.0'' Freddy Krüger arse stuff? This documentary takes you through the rabbit hole of the Apple, and beyond...

E-Zine: Sweet videos from Beeple

After our exploration of N.A.S.A's video space, it's now time for some Beeple. A little video nugget of joy.

E-Zine: fret_1 extras: VJ clips & bass programming tut

Discover how the bass-line programming was done for the soundtrack of the fret_1 video, and download a couple of exclusive VJ clips while you're at it.

E-Zine: Cinema 4D meets Ableton Live: fret_1

Cinema 4D Specialist Usselino and Leisure-B got together and combined their talents to create a little nugget of video Joy. Free presets included!

Download: fret_1

A music track for short video by Usselino, which was originally based on Autechre's "Vose In". Sweet and epic... More info and Massive presets available here.

E-Zine: Why Frogs Fly

Anti gravity might not matter as much to you as it does to me, but still, you've got to see this frog maintain it's composure in a non dimensional state.

E-Zine: The Shikomizue EP

It's been a long wait, but finally we're bringing you some fresh new music! This time Humanworkshop reveals it's dubstep side with the ''Shikomizue'' EP.

Download: Aitken Basin

Damscray opens up the "Shikunizue" EP in a grand manner with this strangely bizarre, but overwhelmingly loving track. It'll sooth your basswanting receptors while remaining your moral integrity. Be damned if you don't.

Download: Ersatz Neologist

Lys rocks full force in this dubstep extravaganza by setting off a massive load of synths and beats. Parental advice: listen in combination with alcohol.

Download: Shikomizue Mix

Techno producer Andy Rüter got together with Leisure-B to explore the undiscovered realms of funky electronic music. On their quest, they created the Ninja, as well as this DJ mix, to support the upcoming "Shikomizue" EP.

E-Zine: You've gotta love Seltzer

In this short interview, Kool Keith breaks the basics of good taste down in a curious analogy containing Seltzer water and a 98 year old refrigerator. Smart man!

Download: Boomclap Victim

Damscray's new track, nice and grimy. This one featuring Hmot!

Download: Dubstep Mix Live @ Vishuddha

Our Australian friend & Dubstep meastro Lysdexic sent us another recording of a live set. This time performed @ Vishuddha. Highly recommended!

E-Zine: A pencil that lets you draw audio

The drawdio is a pencil that enables you to draw musical instruments on any surface to then play them with your finger...

Download: Benin Cut-throats (live)

From Daan Hendriks @ Jetto Festival

Download: Asa Nisi Masa (live)

Live version of The 5th Season's Asa Nisi Masa, from Remus @ LVC.

Download: T-Angle (live)

Live from Remus @ LVC

Download: Intersong (live)

Live from Remus @ LVC

Download: Sfeertje (live)



Download: Simon Q (live)

Recording of Leisure-B, Tonfilm and ThorLtd jamming live at home.

Download: Thumbs Up (live)



Download: Leptir (live)



Download: Dünya Son (live)



Download: Thumbs Up (live)



Download: Gavrilo's Smile

One of Remus' most beautiful tracks. An exquisite and eccentric blend of styles and instruments, held together by his signature beats.

Download: Super Chemical

Beautifully cinematic piece by Remus. Featured on his album The 5th Season. This track really marks the transformation of Remus' music from casual electronics to intellectual gangster grade material.

Download: Live at My House

In a joint effort to accomplish a new degree in funky experimental music, Humanworkshop artists B-Film (Leisure-B and Tonfilm) and ThorLtd teamed up. As B-Film Ltd they present a combination of their feel for electronic music, as well as indulging in

Download: Joanna, mother of my children

A never finished tune by BASIC (r.i.p.), now released to the hungry public to celebrate the Death of BASIC. Pretty fly tune actually.

Download: Give Me Your Love (illegal remix / live)

From Daan Hendriks @ Jetto Festival

Download: No More Neutral Days

This track was originally produced for the Humanworkshop #1 album by BASIC. If you own the album, and listen carefully to this song, you should be able to tell which track number it was destined for.