Jump to ContentJump to Footer

Cyan85 - Lucid Intervals


Lucid Intervals by Cyan85

Debut album from young German producer works Electro traits with fresh appeal

Short bouts of rationality can not be guaranteed when listening to Lucid Intervals, the nine track debut album of mind haemorrhaging music from the German maker who calls himself Cyan85. If you heard his 2019 EP Bay Of Sampieri you'll already be familiar with the irresistible Electro vibes he trades in: melodic and chunky. While the obvious Drexciyan references are scattered throughout (Strangelet Research Lab anyone?) he still makes his mark through a combination of astute production techniques (arpeggios, samples etc.) and a keen ear for rhythmic control. At just 29 minutes, it's so short that it feels like an electronic whirlwind that abruptly materialised out of nowhere, slamming round your ears with a vortex of 808 riffs and dreamy synths, before disappearing just as rapidly, but the sense of dishevelment that remains is curiously agreeable.

If you only listen to one track

Aquasma, Strangelet Research Lab


Drexciya, Aux 88, Plant43



Artist website


Release date

10 Aug 2020



Join 1243 daily RSS readers

What is RSS?

Follow me on Twitter 510 Fall Fans Can't Be Wrong... or something

Music reviews on Techno, Electro, Ambient and Pop.

How to get your music reviewed

Check my Bandcamp profile to see what music I'm buying

discusster's collection

Automatic updates via Twitter

Follow The Letter

Finger on the Pulse

Follow our massive list of artists, labels, clubs and music-related bods on Twitter

Find me elsewhere: