AOTW | 24 July – 30 July: Darksleep – Identity Ender

For many, ECCOJAMS began and ended with Daniel Lopatin’s ECCOJAMS (producing as Chuck Person). That’s not quite true. Now ECCOJAMS certainly had its most thriving period in the early era of vaporwave (2010-2012), but there are a multitude of artists who continue(d) to release music that evoked Lopatin’s surreal vaporwave trendsetter. Identity Ender is one of those albums. The first […]

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Darksleep – Identity Ender

Recommendation: ☀☁☁ You’d be forgiven for thinking that Identity Ender was one of the first ECCOJAMS to be recorded. Darksleep’s sophomore release is pure chopped-and-screwed samples of popular hits from the eighties and nineties, such as “Time After Time” by Cyndi Lauper. Track titles generally have some wry comment on the theme of the original sample and Darksleep’s resultant edit: […]

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BLCR Laboratories re-releases “Identity Ender” by Darksleep on cassette with posters

BLCR Laboratories – also known as Bloody Carpet – re-released ECCOJAMs classic Identity Ender by long-time producer Darksleep today with re-designed album art. In addition to the usual pay-what-you-want digital download, Identity Ender is being featured on an edition of ninety cassettes available for $9 per tape, shipping out within five days. There’s also an edition of forty posters featuring […]

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