Trace stepped into Dirtbox Radio live from Washington DC and delivers a beast of a set covering the past, present, and future. There are many upcoming releases from Trace’s DSCI4 and 117 labels mixed along with some stone cold classic drum and bass tunes. Over 2 hours of straight up no nonsense music.
Mala is a legend. In this 17-minute video, Mala’s Record Box, he pays tribute to the influence of John Peel on exposing new music in the UK – a presence still sorely missed. He shares the influences that helped develop his own sound, as well as a history of jungle, drum ‘n bass and the early […]
Nathan Vinall, aka Skynet, is a legend and we all know the labels and music he has done. He has been prepping a return to DNB over the last year and many of us, especially myself, have been waiting patiently for fresh material and he has not let us down! Nathan has just completed an […]
Ulterior Motive are quickly establishing themselves as one of the names to look out for as they have unleashed some of the year’s biggest tunes which includes the just released behemoth, “M.I.R./Given Contact.” There is a great interview and the mix is all killer.
The final episode of Music Nation traces this history of jungle. Watch it here and as always there are some excellent photos and a playlist to accompany the documentary. All five parts of Music Nation in case you missed them: Part 1: Brandy & Coke Part 2: Berkshire goes Balearic Part 3: Bristol Bass Oddity Part 4: Soap the […]
Ivy Lab mixes up a large batch of their own upcoming releases and a few solo bits from members as well. -katalyst Tracklist 1. Machinedrum – Neujack – Ninjatune 2. Darkhouse Fam – Elephant Large – Earnest Endeavours 3. Sabre – Taste The Mango – N/A 4. Halogenix & Eveson – Baby – Critical Music […]
Logam has been a name that has been growing in many circles as a name to watch including from yours truly. Logam has been well known for working with the ATL badman Mayhem releasing many great tunes and remixes over the years as well as putting out his own solo work to the masses. Logam […]
Alright, I am going to open up my book and let out one of my biggest secret weapons. Ivy Lab caught my ear last year with the AMAZING release with Frank Carter III called “Afterthought.” Absolutely an amazing tune released on Critical and I just could not get enough of it. Ivy Lab is Stray, […]
Hybrid Minds dropped one of the albums of the year in the form of the Spearhead full length entitled, “Mountains.” It is a favorite among all of us here at SB, but we knew it was going to be a big upcoming year for them when we got a copy of their single,”Halcyon.” The Hybrid […]
Virus Recordings needs no description. It is Drum and Bass period. One of the most forwarding thinking labels in Electronic Music. To celebrate 15 years deep in gangsterdom, Optical has blessed us with a special mix to celebrate their achievement, encompassing the music that made everyone take note of this hybridized version of technical funk. […]