“It's spring again and we are proud to see weldroid's "protozorq" on tonAtom, a release consisting of ten shiny synthetic gems, with seven of them being new original tracks and three remixes by selected artists.
There is a clear line in the works of weldroid leading from his earlier releases on kahvi to this fresh selection of his audio creatures. this time everything seems to be tainted with a slightly darker shadow, with more beats but the same distinctive weldroid atmosphere nonetheless.. and you won't be missing his characteristic combination of big screen sounds with 8bit-ish textures and agitated rhythms and loops.
Three remixes add new colours and aspects, contributed by his long-time collaborator "wolandroid", by the upcoming french artist "machinophile" and for "AN MOKU", known to the tonAtom audience as one half of the duo "nation of clang".
"Protozorq" is a refinement of the weldroid sound for 2013 and beyond, suitable for "already fans" and "soon-to-be fans".” (Matthias Reinwarth)
Those little robotic things living in the forest tend to like the noises he makes...
Weldroid is the 8-
bit emulation of an electrical engineer, a cgi artist and a coffee connoisseur merged into one person and left alone in the middle of a forest in the middle of a forgotten peninsula built of discarded and ancient electronic devices and lots of copper wire....more