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 & […]

Are you a bedroom producer with production skills but no audience or outlet for your sick tunes? Want to establish yourself by remixing something from an established drum & bass artist? Do you want to win “fame and prizes*?” Well you’re in luck because Blu Mar Ten are offering up another remix competition for their […]

Intense Presents: Logical Progression Level 3, on LTJ Bukem’s seminal Good Looking Records, turned 17 years old today. One of my favorite tracks on that album is Blu Mar Ten’s She Moves Through. The flutes, the weird satellite noises, and the sub bass make it a sublime piece of work. Being 17, the tune is […]

It’s the beginning of 2015, which means I should get off my ass and post my best of list. It’s taken me more than three weeks to consider my picks, simply because the holidays are insane. Travel, Christmas, travel, New Years, work, travel…it never ends. Hopefully I can find additional contributors to the blog to […]

I’m still trying to get my blogging mojo back and find the spark to post daily, but some days it’s pretty tough. Today, however, I’ve pulled myself out of the funk to post a few freebies that have popped up in the last week. It’s not all drum & bass either…you’ll find some UK hip-hop […]

All the big players in the music blogging and magazine biz like to think they are the be-all-end-all for best-of-the-year accolades, but thankfully we have our own voice and our voice doesn’t usually represent the same opinions (or categories) as those echo chambers. Top Albums of 2013: Hybrid Minds – Mountains – Spearhead Claude VonStroke […]