Gradient Audio's Universal Quantification series are always a treat; painting a broad picture of USA's bass landscape they're loaded with the most exciting international artists emerging right now. Panda and Zoobi are fine examples. With previous on equally hot imprints such as Odyssey and Phantom Hertz respectively, they've already proved their low-end might. "Metaphysical" is an audio bear hug with pads so heavy they'll squeeze you from the speakers, while "MXE" is cut from a darker cloth. With a bassline that plays off itself with trippy reverberated results, it's guaranteed to bend some minds on your floor.