Deceit. – Verschollen EP Review

Deceit. has been pushing his brand of moody atmospherics for some time now; through regular DJing, including a monthly show on Dusk FM, and increasingly through his productions. Verschollen translates from German to mean missing or lost which fits perfectly with the powerful sense of longing that emanates from this release. Each of the four tracks…

Truth – Hollow World Review (POW070)

In recent years, Truth have established themselves as a driving force in contemporary dubstep with their trademark pulsing bass lines and scattered drum patterns. It’s easy to hear a Truth tune standing out in a mix or in a club. Their history is rich and consistently high quality, with releases on critically acclaimed labels such…

MOR Drum & Bass Top 10 May

REDS – Meraki I’m seriously digging the vibe in this track. It’s the first time in a while I’ve really enjoyed a liquid track like this. The flow and organic progression coupled with some lovely synths make it.   Digital + Spirit – Phantom Force (Fracture Remix) With cable snaps throughout which remind me of…

FWD>> April 3rd

Ducking into FWD>> for the first time was a bit of a pilgrimage for me on Thursday night. From its early days at the Velvet Room and on to Plastic People it proved a home for many of dubstep’s early producers and DJ’s. Blending new dubs back then was a huge part of what made…

Seedy Sonics Presents… 21st March

  Continuing their spree of big nights in Birmingham, Seedy Sonics brought another varied and exciting line up to Rainbow last Friday. We’ve covered their history before, so instead let’s talk about the future. Being part of the MADE festival in Birmingham combined with their own end of summer term bonanza; the next few months…

MOR Drum & Bass Top 10 March

Arp Xp – Five Black Forms (Hybris Remix) A sporadic drum pattern (which is probably my favourite bit of the track) followed by creative synth gives this track so much to listen to. Even with so much going in everything is still clean and doesn’t feel out of place. The Hybris remix offers a level…