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 & […]

Jack Boston (formerly just Boston) has been a staple on Break’s Symmetry for the last couple of years. His sound fits well with the overall vibe of the label with a combination of heavy bass-laden tracks and a touch of soul. The Place is the aforementioned bass driven number with the sultry vocals of Vanity […]

In what could, possibly,  be the biggest story in drum & bass circles is the apparent return of Kemal. If you’re relatively new to D&B, then you might not be aware of how big this is for the scene. Kemal and his production partner, Rob Data, aka Konflict, smashed every dance in the late 90s […]

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” […]

We love all things Calibre at SB HQ (which isn’t really an HQ, it’s just my office) and this mix by the indomitable DJ Flight tickles all our Calibre feels. DJ Flight – Calibre Tracklist: Uncut – Chinese Silk (Calibre Remix) Calibre – Vice Version – Hustle Calibre – Light Years Calibre – Breathe Calibre […]

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 […]