New review of “PM15 PHILIPPE LAURENT Phoenix 12”!

New review of ‘Phoenix’ by Philippe Laurent on Boomkat! 12″ now available from: http://www.peripheralminimal.co.uk or http://www.peripheralminimal.bandcamp.co.uk   French Minimal Wave survivor Philippe Laurent flies high on the Bristol-based Peripheral Minimal with a pair of handsome synth-pop and EBM tunes, plus an unreleased 13-minute goodie from 1982!   Dead smart from whatever angle you view it,… Continue reading New review of “PM15 PHILIPPE LAURENT Phoenix 12”!

PM15 PHILIPPE LAURENT Phoenix 12″ OUT NOW!

OUT NOW! , Peripheral Minimal is proud to present the new 12″ by the French electronic pioneer Philippe Laurent, entitled, ‘Phoenix’. This will be Philippe’s second release on Peripheral Minimal after the infectious synthetic classic 12″, ‘Mithra’. Phoenix is a three track E.P. featuring two brand new tracks on the A-Side, ‘Phoenix’ (featuring Philippe’s trademark… Continue reading PM15 PHILIPPE LAURENT Phoenix 12″ OUT NOW!

PRE-ORDER PM15 PHILIPPE LAURENT Phoenix 12″

Now available for pre-order! Peripheral Minimal is proud to present the new 12″ by the French electronic pioneer, Philippe Laurent, entitled, ‘Phoenix’. This will be Philippe’s second release on Peripheral Minimal after the infectious synthetic classic 12″, ‘Mithra’. Phoenix is a three track E.P. featuring two brand new tracks on the A-Side, ‘Phoenix’ (featuring Philippe’s… Continue reading PRE-ORDER PM15 PHILIPPE LAURENT Phoenix 12″

PM19 PRE-ORDER: ‘Synthetiqué: A French Synthwave Compilation 1982-2016’ CD

Now available for pre-order! Peripheral Minimal is proud to present: ‘Synthetiqué: A French Synthwave Compilation 1982-2016’. Almost a year in the making, with tracks having been mislaid or buried underneath piles of original demos, then reconstructed and remastered! This compilation aims to highlight the core elements of French Synth-Pop from it’s earliest incarnation to newer… Continue reading PM19 PRE-ORDER: ‘Synthetiqué: A French Synthwave Compilation 1982-2016’ CD

New Review of PM18 Im Namen Des Volkes – Aus den Anti-Imperialistischen Tagebüchern CD

While it was perhaps justifiable to approach the EBM/coldwave/synthwave revival of a few years ago with suspicion, seeing as much of it seemed to consist of raking up a lot of substandard seven-inches and adding little or nothing to the existing canon, there’s no denying some felt satisfaction (not to mention vindication) in seeing new… Continue reading New Review of PM18 Im Namen Des Volkes – Aus den Anti-Imperialistischen Tagebüchern CD

New review of Oppenheimer MKII’s 7″ single, ‘Another Nightmare.

Many thanks to the Peripheral Minimal team of Bristol (whose frankly killer Doric release we mentioned a little while back) for getting in touch and sending over downloads for a further brace of outings currently to be found gracing their enviable roster. Now we’ll be featuring im namen des volkes later in the week, for… Continue reading New review of Oppenheimer MKII’s 7″ single, ‘Another Nightmare.

OUT NOW! Doric ‘Sleep Of Reason’ 10″

OUT NOW! PM17 Doric ‘Sleep Of Reason’ 10″ Peripheral Minimal is welcoming Doric to their quarters. Doric is the moniker of the purist, Stathis Leontiadis (Human Puppets, Exetix, Plexiglas). Being involved in various avant garde/new wave music projects since 1996, intrigued by the ‘all’ analogue mentality of the late ’70s – early ’80s music field,… Continue reading OUT NOW! Doric ‘Sleep Of Reason’ 10″