Do you enjoy lush, cinematic soundscapes with a tinge of drum and bass? Do you like joyful, mind fucking ambiance that tickles the cerebrum? Do you like audio enlightenment? Well good news, Kimyan Law’s new album Yonda on Blu Mar Ten Music is for you. I find Kimyan’s music to be masterful, but it might […]

In Blu Mar Ten’s typically understated way, they announced a massive collaboration with BCee of Spearhead Records, entitled Grow, that also features DRS, Charlotte Haining, and Lucy Kitchen. I was so taken with the title track that I pre-ordered a vinyl copy before the clip was finished. Dun a thing with BCee, DRS, Charlotte Haining & […]

It’s been awhile since I felt strongly enough about a release to do a lil Beats and Pieces work, but for this release on Viper I’m willing to dust off my keyboard and thesaurus.  Rituals/Beyond, by relative Viper new-comer Millbrook (along with Odure & Disprove on Beyond) has tickled my ear holes. The first “A” […]

One of the blessings of this blog is that I’m inundated with new music on a weekly basis. Some of it is fantastic and some of it just okay, but I know that, whatever I think of it, someone else put in a lot of time and effort making it. Ultimately I am very thankful […]

The use of Rose Royce’s 1977 “Wishing On A Star” in drum and bass is not a new concept. It’s all about the execution of said sample which is why Dope Ammo’s EP of the same name is my Tune of the Day (TOTD). Excellent synth stabs, heady bassline, and an excellent mix of the […]

If I had to divide up my musical brain it would be damn-near impossible. To me, music is more than just a casual pastime or hobby – it is quite literally the soundtrack of my life. I LOVE everything from Credence Clearwater Revival to Sonic Youth, Keith Sweat to Justin Timberlake, A Tribe Called Quest […]

Matrix and Futurebound’s Viper Recordings are just about to take off on a UK tour featuring Brooks Brothers, Cyantific, Koven, and others. As such they are looking for some aspiring DJs to join them on their opening slots by hosting a DJ competition. Prizes include an opening slot on one date of the tour, a […]