Source: Bandcamp Daily.
In recent years, both Kraków and Warsaw have witnessed a relatively small but rich explosion of experimental music, mostly—but not all—of the electronic variety. Think stratospheric power ambient, self-styled “post-club” IDM, and avant-garde guitar work, all shoulder to shoulder. Highly collaborative in nature, the scenes in both cities comprise collectively-run labels, group partnerships with remix releases, and a burgeoning network of underground clubs—plus, of course, ever-shapeshifting bands with overlapping membership. Here are some of the most exciting labels from both scenes.