I was struggling this morning so I decided to start digging for tunes that might wake me the fuck up. It was quite fortuitous then that Chris.SU’s new EP, Solar Eclipse, arrived when it did. Lots of big tunes on the EP but the standout, to me, is The Arrow. Techy, heavy, and mean. Exactly […]

I was digging through an old hard drive last night and came upon this mixtape that I ripped as part of my cassette mixing project from a few years ago. Ed Rush – Live in 98 was a tape I picked up from a discount bin at a used CD store in Dallas. The tape […]

Our very own Adrian Scientia aka The Katalyst aka The Black Bull aka …well, we’ll save the last one since it isn’t family friendly…made this mixtape (literally a mixtape) way back in 1998. At the drop you’re greeted by the voice “The DJ” from The Warriors letting us know that the “Baseball Furies dropped the […]

Fierce went in on a 96-97 techstep set at a night in London called Rupture. Look at that tracklist and tell me you don’t want to bust some heads up! [h/t to In-Reach Tracklist: 01. Unofficial Ghost – Doc Scott – Metalheadz 02. Threshold – Cybotron .feat – Dillinja – Prototype 03. Machines – Doc […]

A friend of mine was longing for some classic 90s techstep last night and while hunting down mixes on her behalf I ran across Pearsall’s “Orange Dawn” mix. It fit the bill perfectly. Check out all of Pearsall’s mixes by visiting SonicRampage.org. 01. Source Direct – The Crane (Source Direct) 02. J Majik – Arabian […]

According to the DSCI4 Soundcloud page this tape was originally recorded in Chicago around ’96. Full on roughneck tech-step from the moment you press play. http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fsoundcloud.com%2Fdsci4%2Fdj-trace-black-widow-side-a DJ Trace – Black Widow – Side A by DSCI4 http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fsoundcloud.com%2Fdsci4%2Fdj-trace-black-widow-side-b DJ Trace – Black Widow – Side B by DSCI4 If you cannot listen to the Soundcloud stream, […]