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1
Instinct EP
WHEELYDEALY 054
17 Mar 17
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Bludclart - (6:05) 140 BPM
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Black Mesa - (5:16) 140 BPM
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Homeward - (5:30) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Fat Stacks - (5:01) 140 BPM
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Review: Fresh from denting Southpoint's discography earlier this month, Arkwright returns with four new deep bruisers on Wheel & Deal. It's business from the very beginning as "Bludclart" develops with a really natural rolling pace while "Black Mesa" leans things out with vast moments of dubspace, sudden flurries of atmospheres and some crazily stretched bass textures and "Homeward" applies more of a hip-hop/beatsy approach with its vocal cuts and latent funk in the rhythm. Finally "Fat Stacks" kicks its slo-mo heels with a warped sub vibe that really lives up its name. Watch out for those trumpets bruh.
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Various Visions 01
CV 006D
17 Mar 17
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Causa - "Monotone" - (5:01) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Taiko - "Pocket Bully" - (4:41) 140 BPM
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Dark Tantrums - "Ever Lost" - (5:42) 140 BPM
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RDG - "Galaxy Run" - (4:44) 140 BPM
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Review: RDG's Circle Vision creeps up from behind and surprises us with their first V/A EP. Satisfaction levels remain fully flexed as the whole collection is a shoes-off, brain-blown and hair-raised affair throughout: Causa bends minds with a really tripped out bass drone and drum arrangement, Taiko gets all snarly, slimy and similarly illusionary with weirded-out reverse textures and resampled. Deeper again Dark Tantrums devil up the dance with tightly coiled tension while the bossman shoots us to the stars with the spacious space-bound sub stepper "Galaxy Run". Visionary to infinity...
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Pay Attention EP
505496 0251342
20 Mar 17
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Pay Attention - (3:17) 140 BPM
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Lean Back - (5:36) 140 BPM
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Swing - (4:13) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Shadows - (5:00) 140 BPM
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Review: Pay attention... Sepia is establishing himself as a truly singular talent in the bass game. Less is more in every way, his lean constructions and sporadic releases always leave us wanting more. His first release this year (and first on White Peach full stop) is one of his most comprehensive so far: dusty jazzy vibes create smoke and mirrors in the dubspace on the immaculately pensive title track and "Swing" while moodier tones and narratives can be found lurking in both the sub-stacked "Shadows" and the graveyard meandering "Lean Back". Each cut touching you directly, Sepia's standing tall right here.
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Hatched 13
HTC 13
13 Mar 17
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The Beginning - (5:29) 140 BPM
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Hatcha vs Abstrakt Sonance - "Drop Switched" - (5:29) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Big Gunz (instrumental) - (3:15) 93 BPM
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Big Gunz (feat MC Crazy D) - (3:15) 93 BPM
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Going In - (4:36) 140 BPM
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Ceremony - (6:27) 140 BPM
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Hidden - (5:33) 140 BPM
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Review: Just listen to that melody made of raw human cries on "The Beginning". If that hasn't got your spine-henched and your skin fizzing then you may need to consult a GP - the Canadian artist is on turbo innovation here. Other highlights include the classically arranged system shaker with bossman Hatcha on "Drop Switched", the faster ghetto electro of "Big Gunz", the loose-limbed machine mischief of "Going In" and the carnal tribal momentum of "Hidden". Primal yet way ahead in the future, this is one of the strongest Hatched EPs so far (which is saying something)
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Ghettonomics EP
CRUCIAL 010
17 Mar 17
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Strawberry Cough - (3:12) 140 BPM
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Squeeze Off - (3:42) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Ghettonomics - (3:28) 140 BPM
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Fukka - (3:27) 140 BPM
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Review: Crucial by name... Sleeper's imprint hits another massive milestone with this immense collaboration-session. Sleeper and Mesck are the most consistent names, delivering tag-team slews like the rasping mangled siren and loose drum weird-out of the title track and the droning, dirge-like eastern trip out "Fukka". Thelem also plays a crucial role on the trapped out gangbanger "Strawberry Cough" and the minimal, gun-loading paranoia session "Squeeze Off". Shots fired.
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Taking Back Control
SURF 035
10 Mar 17
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Untrue - (4:58) 140 BPM
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Taking Back Control - (5:18) 140 BPM
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District - (4:44) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Played by: Murk
Review: The great Dane returns with three meticulous low end missions. We commence with "Untrue", a two-step encounter into the murkier Badlands between UKG and dubstep. "Taking Back Control" flips back to a hefty half-step but with rolling percussive energy and bassline that melts into the dubspace in style. "District" shuts the book with the EP's deepest sermon. A graveyard wandering wayfarer, kicking up sonic fog with every shuffled footstep, it's a perfect slice of signature seriousness from the longstanding operative.
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The Best Of Dubstep Rotterdam Records
DSR 020
13 Mar 17
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Movement - "The Aggressor" (original mix) - (4:08) 140 BPM
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Hajee - "Heide" (original mix) - (5:30) 140 BPM
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Frenk Dublin - "Demons Rhythm" (Hajee remix) - (5:16) 140 BPM
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Dubbacle - "Redrum Riddim" (original mix) - (5:15) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Frenk Dublin - "Pula Dub" (original mix) - (5:08) 140 BPM
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DWise - "Mushrooms" (original mix) - (6:13) 140 BPM
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Sept - "Relic" (Frenk Dublin remix) - (5:05) 140 BPM
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Franky Nuts - "Get Hype" (original mix) - (4:11) 140 BPM
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Review: Four years and 20 releases deep: Frenk Dublin's Dubstep Rotterdam imprint have never been ones to swamp or saturate the genre. Quality over quantity and forever erring on the deeper, cavernous and more dangerous sides of dubstep, here the label takes a moment to reflect and remind us of their breadth so far... From the purring subs and meditative vapour trails of "The Aggressor" to the all-out jungle badness of Hajee's take on "Demon's Rhythm" by way of DWise's industrial strength concrete melting "Mushrooms", it's a fitting document that not only enforces the label's strength but its timelessness too.
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Glume Presents
STPT 022
02 Mar 17
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Glume & JFO - "Headtoppa" - (4:13) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Muttley - "Natty Dreadlock" - (3:13) 140 BPM
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FLO - "Slow Moe" - (3:34) 140 BPM
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Arkwright - "619" - (5:15) 140 BPM
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Drime - "Moody Hangover" - (4:38) 138 BPM
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The Greys - "TR3" - (2:52) 145 BPM
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BFM - "Bruckshot Riddim" - (4:27) 140 BPM
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Eclypse - "Melocity Dub" - (5:01) 140 BPM
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Toka - "Lickback" - (4:23) 140 BPM
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Dub Kulcha - "Pressure Dub" - (4:54) 65 BPM
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Mr B - "Japanese Steel" - (5:05) 140 BPM
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Hamdi & Beanzo - "Dangerous" - (5:10) 140 BPM
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Played by: GAZE ILL
Review: UK label Southpoint has been providing true dubstep heads with the right sort of material since their birth a few years back. While may labels are branding themselves as 'bass' specialists, it's clear that Southpoint have the true roots of the genre clearly in mind, and the artists that have been hand-picked are very much on-board with this mentality. This is the first compilation in a while, and it features some highly promising young talents from across the globe; tunes from the likes of Glume himself provide some true-school bass-weight, while others like Muttley's "Natty Dreadlock" take us back to the early days of Skream-style ragga influences. Drime's "Moody Hangover" is another beast, a tune capable of tearing apart any dark basement thanks to its staggering rhythm, but "Melocity Dub" by Eclypse surely provides our favourite moment through some serious dub-swaying and echoing goodness. HOT.
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Centennial EP
GRD 100
13 Mar 17
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Kloudmen - "Seen" - (4:46) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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B1t Crunch3r - "Orbit Injection" - (6:36) 140 BPM
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Mogali - "Flounder" - (5:22) 140 BPM
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Myxed Up - "No More Babylon" - (4:39) 140 BPM
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Bodie - "Tracers" - (4:38) 140 BPM
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DJ Variant - "Mothership" - (4:39) 140 BPM
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Section 8 - "Isolate" - (4:37) 141 BPM
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Collective Vol 1
UALP 006
24 Feb 17
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LSN - "Paragon" - (5:37) 142 BPM
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Indiji - "Release" - (5:36) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Co:Lateral - "Too Heavy" - (4:37) 140 BPM
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Seven - "Get Down" - (5:58) 140 BPM
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Spec - "Pop" - (5:38) 140 BPM
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Juss B - "Pull It Back" - (5:16) 140 BPM
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Feonix - "Herd" - (5:58) 56 BPM
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Bukez Finezt - "Paranoia" - (5:29) 140 BPM
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NoRules & Torn - "Metaline" - (5:34) 93 BPM
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C:Sides & Tala Bun - "Last Of Us" - (4:30) 86 BPM
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Rez, Kloudmen - "Retracted" - (4:11) 140 BPM
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Markee Ledge - "Arcade Dub" - (5:10) 140 BPM
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A-Grade - "Beaches" - (5:08) 140 BPM
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Played by: Seven
Review: In just a few short years, London's Uprise Audio has made quite an impact as a label that explores the deeper, more textured side of dubstep and bass productions. Here label boss Seven collects 13 of the dopest new jams by the label's impressive roster. Highlights include Seven's own "Get Down", which features squelchy, metallic bass and stop/start trappy beats, the creepy mechanical tribal cacophony of "Herd" by Feonix and the retro horror synths meets digi dub grooves of "Arcade Dub" by Markee Ledge.
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!! DUB !! DUB !! DUB !!
ELA 090
18 Jul 16
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ZionTrain - "Money" (feat Daman - Numa Crew remix) - (5:08) 70 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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DeDUBros & Dennis Bovell - "Murderah" - (3:20) 61 BPM
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Pablo Raster - "Fight Against" (feat Antz oni Rubio) - (3:21) 73 BPM
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The Dubsync - "Nuf A Dem" (feat KG Man - Lapo remix) - (4:45) 70 BPM
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Antiplastic - "Bow" (feat Blitz) - (3:28) 75 BPM
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Insintesi - "Levy Dub" - (4:24) 75 BPM
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Almamegretta - "Just Say Who" (feat Horace Andy - Gaudi remix) - (6:16) 75 BPM
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DeDuBros - "DeDuBros Meet Lee Jaffe_session 3#" - (4:39) 82 BPM
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The Natural Dub Cluster - "Echoes In The Ground Rmx" (Victor Rice remix) - (3:07) 77 BPM
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Almamegretta - "Not In My Name" (Deleted Soul remix) - (4:24) 100 BPM
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The Natural Dub Cluster - "Bassalt" (Paolo Baldini remix) - (4:35) 80 BPM
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Antiplastic - "The Weather Space" - (4:25) 70 BPM
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Groundless
DANK 029
13 Mar 17
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Endurance - (4:42) 140 BPM
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Groundless - (5:42) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Jardin Bruxsel - (4:45) 140 BPM
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Review: Dubstep marathon men Requake return to their familiar haunt Dank N Dirty Dubz with another superb exercise in deep rolling bass grooves. Each cut running and splashing with some crisp organic feeling drum work, "Endurance" plays with the halfstep arrangement with a perkiness in the hi-hats and dubby synth flutters, "Groundless" takes more of a UKG approach with its momentum gathering kicks while the bass groans are pure gutter. Finally "Jardin Bruxel" bids us adieu with a light housey groove that swings with the soul of a Submotion Orchestra join... Until some subtle snarling basses enter at the final approach. Beautiful.
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Man vs Sofa
ONUDL 135
24 Feb 17
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Roll Call - (3:20) 142 BPM
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Itchy Face - (3:50) 160 BPM
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Midnight Mindset - (3:25) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Lies (feat Lee Scratch Perry) - (3:14) 140 BPM
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Unlearn - (5:08) 128 BPM
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Man vs Sofa - (2:51) 140 BPM
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Charger - (3:29) 100 BPM
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Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence - (4:08) 130 BPM
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Juggling Act - (4:01) 86 BPM
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Retribution - (3:51) 132 BPM
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Gun Law - (3:39) 129 BPM
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Moonshine Recordings Presents Steppin' Forward
MSLP 002
24 Mar 14
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OSC & Dubsworth - "Ital Vital" (feat Ranking Joe) - (5:12) 140 BPM
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Numa Crew - "Knowledge" - (3:55) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Compa - "One Lion" - (4:42) 140 BPM
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Vibration Lab - "Buy You Gold" (feat Wayne Jarrett) - (4:45) 138 BPM
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Violinbwoy - "Echo Park" - (4:41) 140 BPM
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Hatti Vatti & Cian Finn - "Education" - (4:54) 137 BPM
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6Blocc - "Sweet Dub" - (4:53) 140 BPM
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Hylu, Jago & Sleepy Time Ghost - "Concrete" (feat Onlyjoe) - (4:25) 140 BPM
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RSD - "Know U 2" - (4:27) 140 BPM
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Kalbata - "Man God" - (4:37) 140 BPM
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Zion Train - "Share The Flame" (feat Jazzmin Tutum - Radikal Guru remix) - (5:35) 136 BPM
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Tuff & Powa - "Outlaw Music" (feat Kinetical) - (4:42) 140 BPM
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Adam Prescott - "Kingdom" - (4:31) 140 BPM
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The Illuminated - "Truth & Right" - (4:54) 140 BPM
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Alpha Steppa - "Shinkansen" - (4:13) 140 BPM
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Review: Bubbling from the dub motherland, Kingston Jamaica, Moonshine Recordings deliver a 15-track heavy adventure into the finest contemporary dub sounds. Uniting artists from all sides of the oceanic dub pool, Steppin' Forward documents bass music and dub culture's furthest, most expansive potential. From Compa's undulating bass wriggles and reverb synth shots on "One Lion" to the heavy, gurgling low-end menace of Violinbwoy's "Echo Park" this is guaranteed to resonate with all sides of the dub spectrum.
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FKOFd031
FKOFD 031
24 Feb 17
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Astral Plane - (4:52) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Chalice Riddim - (6:10) 93 BPM
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Mantis - (5:09) 138 BPM
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Acceptance - (4:50) 140 BPM
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Played by: Murk, GAZE ILL
Review: If Pugilist sounds familiar, that's because he's one half of 140bpm dupstep duo, Perverse. This solo offering though, is a very different kettle of fish indeed. A showcase for the breadth and scope of this producer's production abilities, and one which the label feels is an 'embodiment of the genre's hybrid tradition', we get four tracks of impressive richness. "Astral Plane" is a slow and weary trek across a lonely planet, while "Chalice Riddim" is a spikey reggae-tinged slice of primal dubstep. "Mantis" meanwhile, is sparse and gentle jazzy garage, and closer "Acceptance" is a stunning slice of dreamy pads and scattershot beats.
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Terrorist
IMRV 018
20 Jan 17
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Terrorist - (5:27) 138 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Cha - (4:32) 140 BPM
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Vacant Mind - (5:59) 142 BPM
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Review: We're lucky we grasp a release a year from Karma's gnarly paws. But when we do, we always pay attention. Here are three reminders why. "Terrorist" wades into the fray with pneumatic beats that are reminiscent of Mezzanine-era Massive Attack. Foggy, misty and laced with a crucial Reggae vocal sample, it has a tsunami-like effect through a big system as waves of dubspace wash over the crowd. "Cha" continues the pneumatic rhythm feels. But this time with a persistent techno-like 4x4 that's wrapped in tight layers of warped subs. "Vacant Mind" neatly counters the energy of "Cha" with a pensive slo-mo march into the foggy void. All elements and textures woozily working together to create somnambulant momentum, it's Karma at his most meditative. Already sold out on limited vinyl, this is a seriously key release.
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Quarta-Feira
CLNR 019
20 Mar 17
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Entao - (4:39) 140 BPM
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Weednesday - (4:30) 140 BPM
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Bye Bye - (5:01) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Played by: GAZE ILL
Review: Two consecutive shots fired on Cue Line's digital series: 3WA follows up last year's "Immortal Combat" with three new smoulder sessions. "Entao" lets the undulating sub do all the talking the beats space themselves as far out as possible. Things get progressively heavier; "Weednesday" hints at the promise of a foggy sesh before dropping into a sharp, industrial strength groove while "Bye Bye" fuses elements of techno and UK funky into the mix with demolishing results. Pure thunder.
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Volume 1
MEDILP 011
28 Aug 15
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AMK - (4:51) 142 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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So Familia - (2:57) 66 BPM
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Kibosh - (3:36) 95 BPM
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Crystal Collect - (4:58) 140 BPM
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Bitchcraft - (4:08) 140 BPM
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Unmistakable - (3:31) 67 BPM
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Review: Oh boy.. Three of modern bass music's finest players collide for the first in a series of collaborative long players on Deep Medi. The results - as you'd expect just reading the line-up - speak for themselves. Every artist's signatures is coded deep into the collection; Kahn's unpredictability and robustness, Commodo's grit and funk and Gantz often unfathomable depths and eastern twangs are all present as we wriggle and writhe to the detuned harmonies of "Crystal Collect", get twisted on the tripped out drum dynamic of "Kibosh" and lose ourselves in the spacious jazz-minded drums of "Unmistakeable". Truly unique.
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Can't Stop EP
UA 017
03 Jun 16
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Can't Stop - (5:34) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Resurrection - (5:10) 140 BPM
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Lean - (5:29) 141 BPM
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Say You Change - (5:15) 140 BPM
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Review: Some of the best dubstep is coming out of the USA the days, and producers like Juss B are testament to the genre's rise in popularity over on the other side of the pond. But, the Americans have their own take on the genre, and "Can't Stop", for example, is different in texture to a classic British cut; here the beat is closer to hip-hop, and the same goes for the moody, break-driven "Resurrection". "Lean" unexpectedly chucks in an Eastern vibe to the mix, and "Say You Change" sounds like a Riff Raff tune that's been given a heavy dose of tranquillisers.
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Certified Organic 2: Part 2
VCC 002P2
21 Mar 17
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Arta - "Certified" - (6:30) 140 BPM
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Melle - "The Waiting Man" - (4:20) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Somejerk - "Shadow" - (4:35) 140 BPM
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Mr.K - "Tenth Round" - (5:18) 140 BPM
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Rygby - "Marvyn" - (4:54) 140 BPM
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Somah - "Wizard Dub" - (3:42) 140 BPM
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Cubicle - "Objectivity" - (4:17) 140 BPM
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Drew's Theory - "Rasta Defined" - (5:36) 140 BPM
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ARtroniks - "Dub Cut" - (4:48) 93 BPM
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Brightwing - "Judgmental Eyes" - (5:56) 140 BPM
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Ramsez - "Wildlife" - (5:15) 140 BPM
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Khanum - "Pyra Mids" - (5:01) 140 BPM
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Sweepa - "Submission" - (5:21) 140 BPM
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Somejerk - "Distant Horns" - (5:08) 140 BPM
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SBK - "Planter's Punch" - (4:16) 140 BPM
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Certified Organic 2 Pt 1
VCC 002P1
14 Feb 17
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Gnischrew - "Exodus" (original mix) - (4:40) 140 BPM
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Basiclee - "Voyage Dub" (original mix) - (5:15) 140 BPM
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Heavy Korat - "Bamu" (original mix) - (5:56) 140 BPM
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Blicka - "Womple" (Iilti remix) - (5:08) 140 BPM
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Drew's Theory - "Nonsense & Knowledge" (original mix) - (5:49) 140 BPM
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Teffa - "Bits & Pieces" (original mix) - (5:08) 140 BPM
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Mr K - "Damage" (original mix) - (5:32) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Retina - "Tomahawk" (original mix) - (6:29) 140 BPM
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BunZer0 - "Phychedelia" (original mix) - (7:34) 140 BPM
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Le Lion - "Focus Point" (original mix/Tribal Break) - (5:34) 140 BPM
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Raptix - "Aaru" (original mix) - (5:05) 140 BPM
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Soultwist - "Guns & Bullets" (original mix) - (4:41) 140 BPM
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Murk & Shiva - "Hut" (original mix) - (5:01) 140 BPM
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Teffa - "Grounded" (original mix) - (4:44) 140 BPM
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Played by: Murk
Review: What a year it's been for US deep bass imprint Version Collective. Exactly a year ago their inaugural Certified Organic collection lit a raging fire of smouldering singles and, most recently, a remarkable album by Sweepa. Now comes the sequel... Once again it's a far-ranging exploration that takes in some truly unique perspectives with highlights such as the discordant metallic strings of Lilti's remix of "Womple", the delicious didgeridoo-style bass weirdness of Basiclee's "Voyage Dub", the gully croaks and slaps of Drew's Theory's defiant "Nonsense & Knowledge" and the industrial strength drum textures and springy sub of Mr K's "Damage". Another serious statement of intent and showcase of exciting, forward-thinking dub talent, Version Collective are staring down the barrel of another exciting sonically innovative year.
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ENC008
ENC 008
17 Mar 17
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Citric - (5:04) 138 BPM
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Questions - (5:06) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Short Change - (5:32) 140 BPM
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Parish Pick-Axe - (4:38) 140 BPM
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Review: It was only a matter of time before Content had his own EP on Encrypted Audio to be fair. The label have been delivering some of the most innovative and progressive deep bass sounds since launching and the same can be said for Content's career too. Here's proof; the jazzy two-step swing of "Critic", the spooked-out fogginess and unpredictability of "Questions", the slippery space funk of "Short Change" and the utter filth of "Parish Pick-Axe", each cut hitting from a completely different perspective with some remarkable textures and sound designs, the fit between artist and label couldn't be tighter if it tried. Essential.
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Contours
505496 0233591
27 Feb 17
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Contours - (3:46) 140 BPM
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Easy To Tell - (2:37) 140 BPM
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Torn - (4:51) 140 BPM
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Within You - (4:03) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Only You - (4:35) 129 BPM
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City Tales - (3:53) 140 BPM
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Played by: GAZE ILL
Review: Fent Plates have created for themselves a beguiling world of Gothic, atmospheric beats and artwork. Here Nottingham duo Congi feed straight into that world perfectly. With six tracks on here it almost qualifies it as a mini-album. Some particularly intoxicating cuts featured on the LP include the dreamy jazz fog of "Contours", the fizzy, stoner synth-pop of "Easy To Tell" and the slow and moody panpipe joint "Only You". Once you visit their world, you won't want to go home.
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Scuba Presents Hotflush Vol 5: Post Dub (2009 - 2011)
HFCOMP 007
10 Mar 17
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Joy Orbison - "Hyph Mngo" - (5:38) 140 BPM
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Mount Kimbie - "Maybes" (James Blake remix) - (4:35) 140 BPM
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Abucs - "Febrile" - (3:51) 88 BPM
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Mount Kimbie - "William" - (4:04) 53 BPM
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Sepalcure - "The Warning" - (4:17) 132 BPM
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Untold - "Just For You" (Roska remix) - (5:49) 64 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Mount Kimbie - "50 Mile View" - (3:28) 138 BPM
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Untold - "Dante" - (6:18) 140 BPM
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Pangaea - "Bear Witness" - (6:19) 88 BPM
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Mount Kimbie - "Sketch On Glass" - (4:19) 135 BPM
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Joy Orbison - "Wet Look" - (5:17) 136 BPM
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Scuba - "Symbiosis" - (4:29) 85 BPM
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Sepalcure - "Love Pressure" - (4:09) 140 BPM
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George FitzGerald - "Weakness" - (6:03) 89 BPM
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Sepalcure - "Fleur" - (4:49) 134 BPM
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Mount Kimbie - "Maybes" - (3:42) 110 BPM
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Review: Where were you in 2009? Wearing yellow plastic Kanye shades, neon coloured skinny jeans and listening to Scuba (Paul Rose)'s Hotflush label in some London warehouse we hope. Well if you were, or even if you weren't, now's the time to look back on the label's early days with this prime comp. Bursting with 16 slices of early UK bass. Highlights include the doomy rattle-step of "Febrile" by Abucs, the deep and textured click-house of "Weakness" by George Fitzgerald and the gently distorted fuzz-out of Mount Kimble's "Maybes". An essential snapshot of the embryonic stages of UK bass.
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New Epoch
MEDICD 007
06 Feb 12
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Man In The Maze - (6:15) 140 BPM
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Departure - (6:59) 140 BPM
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Cosmos - (5:37) 140 BPM
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Air Breaker - (3:45) 140 BPM
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Walking Together - (6:02) 140 BPM
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Strangers - (3:32) 140 BPM
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Babylon Fall - (5:35) 143 BPM
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Anti Grid - (6:02) 140 BPM
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Seeker - (5:07) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Mirage - (5:51) 140 BPM
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New Epoch - (6:13) 140 BPM
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Midnight Wax
DANK 028
06 Feb 17
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Midnight Wax - (4:34) 145 BPM
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Secret Society - (4:06) 140 BPM
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White Magic - (4:06) 140 BPM
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Kula Kula - (4:34) 140 BPM
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White Magic (Caidance remix) - (4:20) 136 BPM
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Kula Kula (The Widdler remix) - (4:48) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Played by: Alert
Review: Californian bass crusader makes himself known on DNDD with four heavyweight cuts. "Midnight Wax" soundtracks a paranoid graveyard prowl, all shadows and owl hoots. "Secret Society" is a harmonically fine-tuned stepper that's tailored for the biggest of rigs while "White Magic" blows cosmic pipe wind into our third eyes with total dubspace satisfaction and "Kula Kula" takes us deep into the north African deserts with immense and foreboding results. Remix-wise Caidance adds layers of hazy mystical atmospheres while The Widdler fazes out the vocal and remoulds our attention to the drums. Debuts don't come much stronger than this.
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View From The Edge EP
OTE 023
17 Feb 17
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Turn - (6:29) 93 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Remembrance - (5:35) 140 BPM
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Niagra - (5:09) 140 BPM
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Review: Already under heavy vinyl pressure, Deep Heads sister-stable OTE finally unleash three more definitive cuts from Manchester's finest, Biome. Each track exploring a different corner of the dance.. "Turn" is the theme tune to a sci-fi tragedy that's yet to be written. Evocative and charged with rolling drama, there's a real narrative to rolling groove and momentum. "Remembrance" takes a step back for more of a deep tech perspective before we tap out with the cascading breakbeat rolls of "Niagra". A hurricane of emotional pads wrap around subtle rave influences to create a timeless floor-burner that unites all corners. Serious business, as always from Biome.
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Outboxed
MEDILP 013
17 Feb 17
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Ocean Of Ideas - (1:53) 145 BPM
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Trees - (3:30) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Vortex - (2:59) 148 BPM
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Intercom People - (2:55) 160 BPM
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Liquid Gold Dreams - (3:42) 155 BPM
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Give It Up - (2:30) 160 BPM
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Strong Thing - (3:25) 96 BPM
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Wake Up (Save Us) - (4:12) 140 BPM
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Blackout - (3:42) 140 BPM
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Review: A/T/O/S stands for A Taste Of Struggle, and it's safe to say that Amos and Truenoys have certainly put their backs into this project. The duo were originally picked up by Mala back on 2014, and haven't looked back ever since. This is their second LP to date and, much like their debut, it touches upon many different elements of the enlarged dubstep continuum. There's plenty of tunes on here that'll liven up any dance, but this is very much a pensive and meditative bass affair. Much in line with Mala's pioneering 'deep' dubstep, it's clear that the Deep Medi head honcho has foud some new, young, and like-minded talents to carry on his dynasty.
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Free Focus/Buckwild
MEDI 090
31 Dec 15
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Gantz - "Free Focus" (Commodo remix) - (3:39) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Commodo - "Buckwild" (Gantz remix) - (4:35) 140 BPM
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Review: Slow baked in lashings of hype and hearsay since 2013, Gantz and Commodo's remixes have long since been sought after since Commodo premiered them over two years ago. "Free Focus" gets the trippy percussive treatment from Commodo with purring block strikes and wiley wonks on the lead tones while "Buckwild" contains drum arrangements with time signatures that will perplex as much as appeal. To put the importance of this release in perspective, the vinyl releases were already fetching over L30 within a week of release.
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Dub Mentalist
MSLP 006
11 Nov 16
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Mentalist - (4:29) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Build Fire (feat Jay Spaker) - (4:44) 140 BPM
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Vengance - (4:03) 81 BPM
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Raggamuffin Souljah (feat Echo Ranks) - (4:13) 142 BPM
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Zen Dub - (4:54) 140 BPM
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Back Off (feat Solo Banton) - (4:09) 138 BPM
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Desert Flower (feat Violinbwoy) - (5:12) 138 BPM
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Move Along (feat Earl 16) - (5:02) 140 BPM
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Empire Dub - (5:07) 140 BPM
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Halfmoon Dub - (3:38) 83 BPM
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Devil Shogun EP
WHEELYDEALY 050
24 Jun 16
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Devil Shogun - (5:41) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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AxH & ARtroniks - "Fading Away" - (5:21) 140 BPM
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Phasma Black - (4:42) 140 BPM
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Boneyard Keeper - (5:16) 140 BPM
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Review: US based deep dubstep purveyor AxH has sure come along way; it's not like you hear of Boston, Massachusetts being a hotbed for innovative future music. This guy have proven there might just be something in the water (or the weed!) out there, given their credentials ie: releasing on London kingpins Tempa and now for N-Type's Wheel & Deal. Starting out with the spooky mood lighting of "Devil Shogun" complete with unsettling kung fu movie dialogue, "Fading Away" then gets stuck into some dystopian low frequency explorations with some help from ARtroniks. "Boneyard Keeper" pursues some more familiar dub flavour translated via dark sci-fi aesthetics. Promising stuff.
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Rules Of The Dance
SCRUB 015
03 Feb 17
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Rules Of The Dance (feat Charlie P - Jd mix) - (4:20) 138 BPM
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Review: There have already been a few messed-up mixes of "Rules Of The Dance" by Mungo's Hi Fi, but this latest rework by JD quite possibly takes the biscuit. Slowed down to the heartbeat of a dying stab victim in a dark alleyway, this moody rework is all about the neg vibes - with Charlie P's (ironically positive) lyrical flow pitched down to a booming voice of doom floating above an eerie hip-hop beat before celestial synth melodies flood the tune. Never has scary sounded so good!
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Hatched 10
HTCH 010
29 Aug 16
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Hatcha & Abstrakt Sonance - "Going In" (VIP) - (5:32) 140 BPM
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Bawl Out - (4:24) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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I & I - (3:58) 140 BPM
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Blessed - (3:48) 140 BPM
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Hatcha & Abstrakt Sonance - "Breaking & Entering" - (5:32) 140 BPM
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Review: Originator mandem Hatcha returns to the studio for his first release in almost a year... Both personally and for his label Hatched. The wait, of course, has been worth it; Abstrakt Sonance's "Going In" has yet to come off dub and already Hatcha adds his own deep space VIP twist, "Bawl Out" is all about the gully funk while "I & I" strips back to bare roots. "Blessed" rolls out with a goosebumping intro and jaunty bass/rim-shot riff before we climax with another Abstrakt Sonance cameo as "Breaking & Entering" takes us deep into the sub funk tropics with really twisted FX and process. Hefty.
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Worth The Weight: Bristol Dubstep Classics
DRUNKCD 004
01 Oct 10
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Pinch - "Midnight Oil" - (5:12) 138 BPM
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Peverelist - "The Grind" - (7:07) 138 BPM
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Gatekeeper - "Tense Past" - (5:29) 92 BPM
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Peverelist - "Roll With The Punches" - (6:12) 138 BPM
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Appleblim - "Vansan" - (6:10) 94 BPM
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Pinch - "Qawwali" - (5:18) 136 BPM
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Forsaken - "Hypnotised" - (5:06) 92 BPM
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Headhunter - "7th Curse" - (5:10) 140 BPM
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RSD - "Pretty Bright Light" - (5:10) 140 BPM
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Komonazmuk - "Bad Apple" - (5:56) 140 BPM
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Appleblim, Peverelist - "Circling" - (8:38) 92 BPM
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Pinch - "Lazarus" - (5:13) 65 BPM
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Forsaken - "Into The Sunset" (feat Mr Jo) - (5:23) 138 BPM
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Smith & Mighty - "B Line Fi Blo" - (5:18) 137 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Atki2, Dub Boy - "Tigerflower" - (4:11) 125 BPM
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Joker - "Holly Brook Park" - (4:08) 140 BPM
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Guido - "Mad Sax" - (4:16) 140 BPM
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Hyetal, Shortstuff - "Ice Cream" - (5:11) 138 BPM
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Pinch - "Get Up" (RSD remix) - (6:11) 140 BPM
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Jakes - "3kout" - (4:40) 138 BPM
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Wedge, Shadz - "Running Away" (Guido remix) - (5:20) 140 BPM
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Gemmy - "Bass Transmitter" - (4:35) 93 BPM
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Guido - "Orchestral Lab" - (3:43) 140 BPM
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Dubkasm - "Hail Jah" (Jakes remix) - (5:40) 140 BPM
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Joker - "Stuck In The System" - (4:31) 140 BPM
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Hyetal - "Pixel Rainbow Sequence" - (5:34) 144 BPM
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Played by: Benji B
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Lightbridge EP
SMD 017
17 Feb 17
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Lightbridge - (5:42) 140 BPM
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Amygdala - (5:57) 140 BPM
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Sound Bwoy - (5:36) 141 BPM
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Thar - (5:35) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Five Suns EP
DTR 041
10 Mar 17
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Dub Champloo - (4:37) 140 BPM
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Elephant Skank - (4:57) 138 BPM
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Five Suns - (4:43) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Hyper Drive - (4:10) 140 BPM
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The Journey So Far Pt 1
FTVR 001
10 Mar 15
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Fountain Road - (5:14) 126 BPM
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Gateway To India (feat Katie Vine) - (4:52) 140 BPM
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Under An Eastern Sky - (5:10) 140 BPM
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Night Terrors - (4:42) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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My Mind Is Gone (feat Screama) - (5:09) 144 BPM
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Requiem - (5:10) 141 BPM
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The Journey So Far (feat Drapez) - (5:17) 136 BPM
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Chapeltown - (4:39) 140 BPM
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Let Go - (5:30) 132 BPM
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Lonely Planet (feat Drapez) - (4:39) 85 BPM
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Review: A deeply personal affair. James Vine - AKA Enigma Dubz - launches his own label with a full album that expresses his roots, passions and influences with great detail, complexity and consistency. From the misty, moody two-step charms of "Fountain Road" to the darker, tubular tone bass grumbles of "Night Terrors" via the movie-ready, synth-powered tear-jerker "Requiem", all shades and styles he's become known for over the years are wrapped up in a package that works just as well as a home listening experience as it does on the floor. Apparently a part two is en route later this year, too. The journey continues...
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Fashion Dread
SEN 001
20 Jan 17
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Fashion Dread - (6:00) 140 BPM
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Digital Dread - (5:11) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Review: Have a word... Youngsta's launched a brand new vinyl-only label and DBridge launches it. Need we say more? Both "Fashion Dread" and "Digital Dread" are Darren White at his darkest and most stately - elephantine production, moody and misty and ultimately soaked in beautifully warm bass, both cuts have been doing the rounds on dubs for almost two years and have been in demand since Youngsta debuted them. Simply massive.
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Tamina Hills
SUB 030
10 Mar 17
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Tamina Hills - (5:01) 140 BPM
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Reflexion - (3:42) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Meltin' For You (feat Karenina) - (4:36) 140 BPM
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Antenna Calculation - (3:59) 142 BPM
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Other Places - (4:28) 105 BPM
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Played by: Murk, Zecher
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Braincase (Deluxe)
361497 3739477
24 Feb 17
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Pixel Wave - (4:36) 136 BPM
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Apollo - (2:59) 150 BPM
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Pacific - (3:58) 103 BPM
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Rose City - (3:20) 136 BPM
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The One - (3:06) 134 BPM
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Flips & Flops, Drips & Drops - (3:36) 160 BPM
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Faced - (3:48) 160 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Box/Iceman
ZENDNL 12435
05 Aug 16
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Box (feat D Double E) - (3:09) 140 BPM
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Box (instrumental) - (3:09) 140 BPM
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Iceman (feat Riko Dan) - (3:26) 141 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Iceman (instrumental) - (3:26) 140 BPM
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Urban Gorilla
TEMPA 097D
02 Mar 15
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Urban Gorilla (feat Juiceman) - (4:12) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Expansion - (5:06) 93 BPM
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Technoid - (4:12) 140 BPM
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Review: Tempa regular J Kenzo is a hard man to keep up with, so prolific is the bass-driven producer at issuing forth his sharply produced grime, dubstep and UK Funky. He's back on his usual stomping ground with this latest stepper and it packs all the cool and deadly wares you want for that moody, early part of the night. Juiceman is in killer form on "Urban Gorilla", sitting comfortably on top of Kenzo's atmospheric beat with a poised vocal delivery. "Expansion" finds Kenzo drifting into synth heavy 130 territory without losing that sense of space so key to his productions, before "Technoid" ramps up the pressure with a powerful synth hit that could just easily sit in a dub techno jam.
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Purity
UA 019
05 Aug 16
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Purity - (5:36) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Hard Dub - (5:36) 140 BPM
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Shake The Foundations (Feonix remix) - (4:41) 140 BPM
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Review: London's Uprise Audio is on a roll (mind the pun!) right now with great releases of late by the likes of artists Seven, Dubtek, Joe Raygun, Asylum, Indiji, LSN, Juss B and Spec. This time it's the turn of label head honcho Indiji who appeared previously with the Machine Dread and Darknet/Shake The Foundations EPs and he's in top form on the Purity EP. Starting out with the darkside futurist slow roller that is the title track, you know the rest of the release will follow in sinister fashion and "Hard Dub" (up next) is definitely all that! Finally the Feonix remix of "Shake The Foundations" gets some seriously dark energy happening in terms of its sub bass frequencies plus the twisted sci-fi aesthetic just adds to the drama.
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Industry
SCOB 063
03 Feb 17
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Industry (feat Mr Williamz) - (3:48) 76 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Solomon Riddim - (3:47) 76 BPM
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Jungle Revolution In Dub
BDDNL 243
13 Nov 15
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Intro (feat Lee Scratch Perry) - (0:25) 148 BPM
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Dub Souljah (Dubkasm Dragon Slayer mix) - (4:17) 83 BPM
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Get Ready VIP Dub (Sukh Knight remix) - (5:03) 145 BPM
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Nu Beginningz (Jinx In dub Steppa remix) - (5:11) 80 BPM
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Revolution In Dub (DJ Madd remix) - (5:07) 140 BPM
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UK All Stars In Dub (Adrian Sherwood remix) - (4:30) 89 BPM
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Intro (feat Scientist) - (0:30) 93 BPM
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London Dungeons Dub (Young Warrior remix - Son Of Jah Shaka) - (5:22) 140 BPM
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Rebel Tuff Like Tuff Gong Dub (Joe Ariwa remix - Son Of Mad Professor) - (3:47) 88 BPM
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Jungle Is I & I (Hylu & Jago Future dub mix) - (3:40) 88 BPM
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Congo Natty - "Intro" (feat Mala) - (0:08) 157 BPM
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Jah Warriors In Dub (DJ Madd remix) - (5:26) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Microchip In Dub (King Yoof remix) - (5:32) 80 BPM
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Nu Beginningz Dubwise (Mungos Hi Fi remix) - (4:45) 79 BPM
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Get Ready Dubwise (Vibronics remix) - (4:34) 87 BPM
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Micro Dub (Conscious Sounds) - (3:02) 80 BPM
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Played by: 6Blocc, Lojik, See-I
Review: Rebel MC aka Congo Natty's well received 2013 album Jungle Revolution now gets the remix treatment by the who's who of the scene. From legends to upstarts, the results are quite impressive. The man is credited as being one of the original UK junglists, setting the foundations for the sound/scene and how it has evolved since, so these guys have their work cut out for them. Highlights on here are the Dubkasm Dragon Slayer mix of "Dub Souljah " with its purist dancehall vibes, the new school representing proper dub with the Jinx In dub Steppa remix of "Nu Beginningz" and the legendary Adrian Sherwood delivering his remix of "UK All Stars In Dub ". There's a lot to get through on here. "London Dungeons Dub (Young Warrior remix - Son Of Jah Shaka)" brings more of the purist dub vibes back again, DJ Madd's remix of "Jah Warriors In Dub" is no doubt the most fierce modern vibe on here while "Nu Beginningz Dubwise (Mungos Hi Fi remix)" goes for the more smoky, low-slung vibes. It one Jah!
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Fabriclive 83: Logan Sama
FABRIC 166D
25 Sep 15
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Various - "Fabriclive 83: Logan Sama" (continuous DJ mix by Logan Sama) - (1:10:14) 140 BPM
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Wiley - "Sweep The Floor" - (2:58) 141 BPM
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Footsie - "Brake Light" - (3:02) 140 BPM
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Rude Kid - "Fabric" - (2:37) 140 BPM
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Faze Miyake - "Rifts" - (2:53) 140 BPM
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Zxph Xllxs - "Xcxd Bxmb" - (4:52) 140 BPM
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Jme - "The Return" - (3:15) 93 BPM
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Swifta Beater - "War Lord" - (3:03) 140 BPM
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Sir Spyro - "Farda" - (3:26) 93 BPM
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Dullahbeatz - "Final Stage" - (6:51) 93 BPM
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Jammer - "Waterden Road" - (2:47) 139 BPM
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Rapid - "3rd Eye" - (3:42) 140 BPM
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Spooky - "Cookie Monster" - (3:50) 140 BPM
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Terror Danjah & P Jam - "Crud" - (3:15) 93 BPM
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Kahn & Neek - "Bucktown" - (3:54) 137 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Jammz - "Contender" - (4:23) 140 BPM
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Mystry - "Launchpad" - (4:21) 140 BPM
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Trends - "Ambush" - (4:10) 140 BPM
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Teeza - "West London" - (2:59) 140 BPM
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Preditah - "Crash Bandicoot" - (4:15) 140 BPM
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Maniac - "Do One You Mug" - (3:13) 93 BPM
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Davinche - "Kestra" - (2:33) 93 BPM
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Teddy Music - "Swear Down" - (3:58) 140 BPM
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The Heavytrackerz - "Santa's Last Christmas" - (3:56) 140 BPM
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Masro - "Constructive Mayhem" - (4:37) 140 BPM
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Review: To be honest, it's about time that Logan Sama had the space to compile his own series of mythical London club Fabric's, Fabriclive series. The grime DJ started his career back on the equally important Rinse FM back in 2002, and has been an important part of the club's development over the years that saw grime and dubstep blow up. At number 83 in the series, Sama drops a selection of tunes that are wholly representative of his DJ sets in Fabric's Room 1; the mix contains tunes by everyone from grime pioneer Wiley, to vocalist and producer JME, and a whole load of lesser known names that have kept the grime scene evolving. This is the real deal, there ain't not other like it around these days. Recommended.
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FKOFd030
FKOFD 030
03 Oct 16
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D-Operation Drop - "Fear Spud" - (3:29) 140 BPM
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Iskeletor - "Charizard" - (3:11) 87 BPM
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Saule - "S.90" - (4:43) 140 BPM
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Bukez Finezt - "False Friends" - (5:20) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Review: New artillery of dubstep swelters from the on-fire FatKidOnFire imprint - yessir! Militant bass vibes and deathly percussive stabs all-round with this new four-way compilation from a bunch of newcomers, and it's all very much in the typical spirit of the label. "Fear Spud" by D-Operation Drop is like a war march guided by a band of low frequencies, Iskeletor's "Charizard" is a wild, venomous slice of neuro-funk with a broken beat, while "S.90" by Saule is a more typical dubstep anthem a-la DMZ, and Bukez Finezt goes more acoustic with his harmonious bass experiment tagged "False Friends". Bad.
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Abattoir
MEDI 083
03 Feb 15
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Abattoir - (5:05) 67 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Over Deh So - (5:09) 138 BPM
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Review: Some hot new bass pressure from Kahn on Deep Medi Music which arrives swiftly after Mala's label issued those crucial Gorgon Sound refixes of his 2012 dancefloor killer Dread. Naturally the hood popping riddims are in full effect from the Young Echo member. After a climatic, horn heavy, mutant ragga intro, "Abattoir" drops into monophonic bass roll of drums accompanied by science fiction atmospheres and skittering drums. "Over Deh So" is a more liquid in its groove, providing a fitting alternative, with pulsing, dubbed-out synths exchanging progressions with sinister cathedral tones for a track you could imagine lifting the roof off a rave held by a secret occult of Gregorian monks.
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Shift
MEDI 082
17 Nov 14
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Shift - (3:29) 140 BPM Biggest-selling track on this release
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Shift (instrumental) - (4:38) 140 BPM
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Review: On his first release for Deep Medi Musik this year, Commodo taps up JME for a mean lyrical flow over the top of a typically monstrous production, making a perfect dubstep / grime crossover track in the process. JME has a blast pointing back to classic reference points from Kano and Wiley and many more in his conscious MC turn, while Commodo's beat prowls in the background with that exotic charm that has always marked out his style from the rest of the pack. There's a hooky chorus and plenty of grand stabs, and for those who just want the tune the instrumental is bundled in as well. The fact that the beat stands up on its own without any trouble says a lot about Commodo's studio prowess, which is no doubt why he continues to be a mainstay on Mala's label.
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