Broken Man is an upcoming Metalheadz release that sees Goldie continuing to push traditional songwriting sensibility into the Drum and Bass he helped detonate into a global movement. Kwabs, who was apart of Goldie’s Royal Band, does a fantastic job in pushing an emotional tune forward with a deep, rich vocal making this single […]

Back in 2003 a new sound in underground bass music broke through to the surface in the UK – but it didn’t yet have a name. This essential BBC Radio 1 show, The New Step, hosted by J Da Flex with support from Durrty Goodz, breaks it all down: Tell us wot you call it […]

Over the weekend 1Xtra went all-in on a big soundclash between Hospital, Ram, Shogun Audio, and Viper. As a neutral listener, I don’t know how anyone can think Shogun Audio didn’t mash ’em all down, but all the labels went full bore. And that bootleg session…sheeeit! Also…drum & bass has its roots in reggae culture […]

Longtime host of the BBC Essential Selection series, founder of the infamous FFRR records, and all around world-famous and legendary DJ Pete Tong appeared for his own Essential Mix back on April 09, 2011. It’s still making the rounds on my iPod. The first five minutes or so of the programme are people sharing Pete […]