EVDEP028 – Haakonsen – Rubicks EP

Thursday, 22 October 2015 by

The party game is a marathon, not a sprint, and the trajectory of Matt Read’s career, as well as the music he produces as Haakonsen, seems to emulate that notion. Hailing from Calgary, he has been on a long, gradual rise in Western Canada since he hit the scene back in 2004, working his way

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EVDEP027 – Ded Sheppard – Ded Sheppard EP

Thursday, 24 September 2015 by

The most western coast of Canada is known for big things. It’s a land of big mountains, big trees, and big rivers that flow towards the world’s biggest ocean. Yet, keeping the expansive landscape from overwhelming its inhabitants, the massive productions of Vancouver’s Andrew Bartos has helped put it all in perspective, towering tunes so

EVDEP025 – Vinyl Fixx – Dominate EP

Thursday, 09 July 2015 by

Since the late ’90s, Calgary’s Lindsay Barker has been turning people on to the power of drum and bass like Timothy Leary turned people onto psychedelics in the ’60s. Even the name Vinyl Fixx was influenced by Leary’s infamous Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out, a book written at the right time to point civilization

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EVDEP026 – Knautic – Debut EP

Friday, 05 June 2015 by

Vancouver’s John Tennant has extensive experience in composition, engineering, and all aspects of adaptive sound design for video games, music interactivity and adaptive SFX systems. If you played anything EA Sports made between 2002 and 2005, you’re probably familiar with his work, and that’s only scratching the surface of his résumé. He has also performed

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Want to know what pure joy sounds like? Look no further than The Last Tribute, the third EP produced by Bordeaux’s most badass production outfit for East Van Digital. Suburb Beat formed in 2009 as the trio of Paul Antoine Castagné, Pierre Chaminade, and Benjamin Lauron, sharpening their teeth as members of the Local Rock’Ords

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East Van Digital presents our 10th artist LP, My Electronic Friends “Temporal Echoes”. Do you know Clarence Chu? If not, you might think you do after listening to Temporal Echoes, his superbly produced debut full-length under the name My Electronic Friends. In not so many words, there is semi-autobiographical feel embedded throughout this album. First,

It takes a long time to perfect one’s apple pie. Crystal Precious knows this well. Crystal is, perhaps, best known as the long-time Mistress of Ceremonies for Sweet Soul Burlesque, the internationally recognized, longest running professional neo-burlesque troupe in Western Canada. From there, she spent six years serving as executive director of the Vancouver International

East Van Digital presents our 11th full length LP, Longwalkshortdock “Squashing Machine”. Longwalkshortdock is a king among men. He’s a Dave King, to be precise, a man reportedly born on the moon and raised on a diet of metal, analog synthesis, and ’80s Nintendo game scores. His dynamic live presence reflects his colourful upbringing, mashing

EVD021 – Dark Arps – Chatter

Tuesday, 17 February 2015 by

East Van Digital presents our 21st single, featuring 2 tracks from Dark Arps. Canadian-raised, British-educated producer Jon Bierman is back with a new single under his Dark Arps moniker, delivering two 125 BPM bangers that are sure to get the dance floor moving in the right direction. “Chatter” employs processed bird calls and animal cries

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EVDEP022 – Andy Clockwork – Scronk EP

Wednesday, 11 February 2015 by

In music, as in comedy, timing is everything. Given that as a general truth, the life and career of Andrew Wright has run like clockwork. A long-time drummer in several stylistically various bands, he happened upon house music on a Whistler ski trip in the mid-90s. This chance encounter sent him digging through Vancouver’s crates

EVD020 – Tasen – Slow Them Down + Remixes

Wednesday, 04 February 2015 by

East Van Digital presents our 20th single, Tasen “Slow Them Down”. Tasen represents a new direction for East Van Digital boss Joseph Martin in his studio. After much trial and error in collecting the perfect synths and sequencers for his studio, Tasen sees Martin eschewing software/laptop production in favor of an all hardware/live PA aesthetic.

East Van Digital presents a compilation of the best selling tracks from our fourth year of releases. 8 top tunes from our various artist compilations, singles, artist EP`s & LP`s, showcasing the talent and underground sounds that EVD is now well known for. Various Artists – The Best Of East Van Digital Volume 4 Release

EVDLP009 – Project Pet – Orange

Thursday, 18 December 2014 by

East Van Digital presents our 9th full length LP, Project Pet “Orange”. In the great tradition of the enigmatic beatsmith (here’s looking at you, Clutchy Hopkins) comes a sick instrumental hip-hop album by an unknown wunderkind going under the name Project Pet. Seriously, we aren’t going to telling you who it is. And sure, while

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East Van Digital presents our 19th single with Joseph Martin Feat. Sauce, “Rock Freak”. Since ’98, Joseph Martin has become synonymous with funky house music sounds, from clubs and festivals all over Western Canada, he is well known to get disco fingers wagging. Vancouver wordsmith SoS aka Sauce (of Amoeba Sound Design) has been on

EVDVA012 – Various Artists – EVD Bass 4

Thursday, 04 December 2014 by

The fourth installment in East Van Digital’s mountain crumbling EVD Bass series expands its scope well beyond the 604. Invoking the wrath of Manchester’s high wizard of electro dub, “Tears Of A Savage” sees Danni Skerritt channeling his Dirty Freud juices into minimal breakbeat. The downward bending organ-like lead gives the beat an impertinence, a