Handbraekes is the heavyweight marriage of electro titans Boys Noize and Mr Oizo, blending industrial German tech with Gallic insanity. The duo have collaborated once again and their 2nd EP aptly titled #2 was released yesterday (May 6th) through BoysnoizeRecords.
It has been a busy past year for Alex Ridha AKA Boys Noize, touring the world extensively and releasing an EP as Dog Blood and ‘Out of The Black – The Remixes’ that saw Justice, The Chemical Brothers, Blood Diamond, Jimmy Edgar and more re-calibrate some of his own techno patterns.
Meanwhile Mr Oizo has been equally busy. A man of many sounds, he released his ‘Amicalement’ EP last summer which featured Marilyn Manson’s creepy, spliced refrain over frantic, brooding synths.
The EP’s track listing is as follows…