Adam Beyer and Ida Engberg – Unanswered Question EP

Words cannot described how excited I was to see that the latest Drumcode release not only features Adam Beyer tracks but is in fact a set of collaborations between Adam and his partner, Ida. I’m relatively new to the Techno scene, but I always eat these releases right up. “Unanswered Question” is an aptly named track that upon first listen is immediately recognizable as an Adam Beyer track. The signature double pronged kick makes an appearance throughout the track while the almost dirtybirdesque synth adds dynamism. The unanswered question vocal sample serves as the name of the title track. The two remixes don’t do it for me – I prefer the original track. Rounding off the EP, we have “Virga” (again a collaboration between Adam and Ida). Virga has a very different sound than the typical Drumcode release – it’s a much lighter track, and reminds me of Cirez D a bit. The kick takes a backseat to the driving hihat and synth line. Another set of strong releases from Drumcode, as we wait for Adam and Ida’s forthcoming release “You Know” on Truesoul.

Out now on Drumcode. Get it here!

2 thoughts on “Adam Beyer and Ida Engberg – Unanswered Question EP

  1. […] saw past success with recent releases for Truesoul (‘You Know‘), and Drumcode (‘Unanswered Question‘ and ‘The Color Out of Space’). While the rumor was that her next package would […]

  2. […] smashes the techno scene. Last year’s was his collaboration with Ida Engberg, ‘Unanswered Question,’ and the year before that was ‘Lovecraft’, also with Ida. The time has come for […]

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