The news follows Schories' recent 'Nubreed' selection
Hamburg-based progressive house and techno DJ/producer Oliver Schories is to release his fifth studio album in the spring. Blitzbahn is a 13-track affair, and will be out on his own SOSO label on 2 March.
We haven't heard the album yet, but according to the hype sheet, "whereas Oliver’s last album Relatively Definitely was winsome and light overall, Blitzbahn has a heavier, darker and more guttural aural backdrop". We're also told that the album will "playfully focus more on the deeper, thoughtful side of Oliver's sound".
With Schories having recently compiled and mixed the 10th compilation in Global Underground's long-running Nubreed series, the timing of Blitzbahn couldn't be more appropriate. So will this be the long-player that finally catapults him from 'scene hero' to 'global superstar'? Check back next summer and let's see...