Emerald & Doreen Recordings is a German record label for futuristic indie, chill & dance music, curated by Eric Schemer, Markus Schneider and Stefan Maurer.
Rhythm is A Night Shift Worker

Rhythm is A Night Shift Worker

Berlin meets Paris meets Chicago. Plastique de Reve’s „Night Industries“ EP is a homage to all the electronic music producers of this planet, all these passionate people who love to create amazing house music working at night. The Berlin-based electronic music daredevil delivers two driving originals, the up-speed House anthem...
We Love Emerald Waves on Cosmic Beaches

We Love Emerald Waves on Cosmic Beaches

It is kinda weird – The Robot Scientists run Emerald & Doreen together with Eric from go nogo, together they made more than 40 releases, but it took them more than a year to present their first compilation! But: fortunately, it was worth the wait. They now present 19 tracks...
The Cosmic Traveller & The Fridge

The Cosmic Traveller & The Fridge

Double release day! Get ready for a classy package of cosmic disco and 8-bit indiedance! Out now are two essential EPs: Rubberlips – The Traveller Remixes and Sonus – Refrigerator. RUBBERLIPS Rubberlips is a tightly-knit collective of musicians from West Yorkshire in the north of England. At the helm is...
The Secret About The Guy Who Appeared When Detroit Disappeared

The Secret About The Guy Who Appeared When Detroit Disappeared

This story is hard to believe, but some say, it might be true: Derrick May, Theo Parrish, Laurent Garnier, Juan Atkins, Robert Hood, Kenny Larkin and Carl Craig were invited by the CIA some years ago to join their CNM (“Create the New Man”) program. Their task: to donate their...
6 great song ideas for the "Drive 2" Soundtrack

6 great song ideas for the “Drive 2″ Soundtrack

Remember the movie “Drive”? Did you like the soundtrack? We think that this song here or any of its remixes would deserve to be on the Drive 2 soundtrack if that was ever produced. The Boy & Sister Alma are a new synth-pop duo from Helena, Montana. Their amazing debut...
E&D presents 23 Super Hits : Hit Selection Vol.2!

E&D presents 23 Super Hits : Hit Selection Vol.2!

Oh yeah. 2013 is almost over, and even if we worked at an amazing pace in the last weeks and months, we did not forget to compile a decent review on what we have achieved this year. With the Hit Selection Vol.2, we created an audible monument of our artists...
Everything's gonna be alright by "Things Ain't Right" from go nogo

Everything’s gonna be alright by “Things Ain’t Right” from go nogo

It’s a very soothing and conciliatory lyrics to a very solemn backdrop. If it wasn’t for another season, we’d say perfect to come down from pre-Christmas tensions. Though written in anticipation of returning to “your hometown and your family”, there sometimes are feelings of unfinished business with your folks. Well,...
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Les Histories de Plage D'un Été

Les Histories de Plage D’un Été

Belgian Deep House connoisseurs Leach & Lezizmo deliver an amazing double-feature of pure summer bliss: Summer Stories Part 1, which will be followed some weeks later by Summer Stories Part 2. The first package of beautiful grooves features their poolside anthem “Loving Me and You”, a warm hand-clap-sunset-house masterpiece that comes with the more uptempo...
Tripping Through Time and Space

Tripping Through Time and Space

We are happy to welcome a new member to the Emerald & Doreen family, Mikael Fas from Crete. This is his first EP on Emerald & Doreen. It is called Mesosphere. Mesosphere is the layer of the Earth’s atmosphere between 50 and 100 km above Earth – and this is the soundtrack for cruising it....
Ummagma Celebrates Diversity with ‘Kiev’ LP

Ummagma Celebrates Diversity with ‘Kiev’ LP

Despite some heavy turmoil in Ukraine, synth pop post-punk crossover duo Ummagma are showing a solid footing, looking forward to a better future for Ukraine and humanity in general. In this release, the Canadian-Ukrainian team are celebrating their freedoms – to speak about the root of today’s problems, to create beauty in the face of...
Minimal Hypno Tech in Tha House

Minimal Hypno Tech in Tha House

Emerald & Doreen Records go square like a cube. Enjoy and dance, that`s the self-description of Switzerland producer Jeton Gjidoda. His first EP for Emerald Emerald & Doreen Records puts the funk into minimal dance. The title track arranges a wide landscape pouplated by subbasses, rattlesnake sounds and diamont bright clusters of sound. And that`s...
Psychoacoustic Pop Music by Bulbs of Held

Psychoacoustic Pop Music by Bulbs of Held

Manchester indie-dance duo Bulbs of Held combine the talents of sound designer / mixologist Paul Bardsley, and guitarist / vocalist Chris Plack. Bardsley and Plack have worked with sound for all their adult lives, but from strikingly different perspectives. Bardsley spent much of the last decade disc jockeying in London, Berlin, Manchester, Teeside and Ibiza,...
The Sons of Justice

The Sons of Justice

Considering a teen, 13 years of age, starting to produce Trance five years ago, would you consider him to come up with a tightly-knit electric dance sound in the tradition of Daft Punk five years later? Neither did we, but evidence here is that Vincent Henquit evolved to compose songlike tracks which add up to...
Angel Electronica or The Emotional Elegance in Sound, Re-Defined

Angel Electronica or The Emotional Elegance in Sound, Re-Defined

Simply beautiful music. Support by Acid Washed, Rub n Tug, The Emperor Machine, Disko Selectors, Irregular Disco Workers, Jarle Brathen, Ibiza Sonica, Indie Rock Mag, Jerry, Kelton Prima, Leri, Malibee (NDYD) and many more. Mind-expanding remixes by Theatre of Delays, Fluss, Copycat, Haioka, Dead Sea Captains. After her solo release and an EP as a...
Never Be Afraid To Make A Revolution

Never Be Afraid To Make A Revolution

Haioka makes it into the Emerald & Doreen Top 10 on Beatport with his “Rei Row” EP. Shintaro Haioka released his third musical statement on Emerald and Doreen and it appears to be a statement least abstract, clostest to human nature, bearing a natural flow, though experimental ever more. The artist aspires to communicate a...
The Clone is Back - in Full Effect

The Clone is Back – in Full Effect

When his first EP “Desire Lines” came out on Emerald & Doreen a few months ago, we were blown away by Belgian Tunnelvision’s stylistically perfect definition of old school Detroit Techno and Chicago House. There are definitely a few eternal classics on his first EP – check them out in case you haven’t done so....
Ready To Let Your Mind Soar?

Ready To Let Your Mind Soar?

We are proud to present one of our favorite releases so far, a very outstanding release for shoegaze lovers. After releasing the LP ‘distance’, Ceremony now keeps up the spirit of true rock’n'roll by their new EP called B I R D S. Everyone left with the feeling of wanting more after listening to their...
Several Reasons To Dance, provided by Mr. Beard

Several Reasons To Dance, provided by Mr. Beard

One of the reasons “The Reason” hits as soon the imaginary needle drops, is the funky sleaziness delivered straight away. It pretty much has that sort of booty-shaking vibe, DJs like Feadz (Ed Banger) manage to get going on with their sets. Just a simple and effective bassline, a pumping beat and sexy groaning at...
Ummagma New ‘Lama’ remixes LP shines brightly

Ummagma New ‘Lama’ remixes LP shines brightly

On the trail of their double A-side single Rotation, released in December, dreampop shoegaze stars Ummagma celebrate their ethereal Stereolab-MBV-spirited uber-song ‘Lama’ with a mind-expanding package of eclectic remixes by an international roster of producers and artists, most of whom you might not directly connect to genres like noise rock or dreampop. Apart from their...