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Nana’s Sunday Jams: Song for Che - Ornette Coleman

Nana’s Sunday Jams: Song for Che - Ornette Coleman
Feature

Banner artwork by the majestic Trav, all of Nana's jams are gathered in this playlist.Yes Yes Yes Sunday Jammers. Welcome and hello to you and you and you. Hope you are well, staying safe andmanaging...
Published: Sunday, 22nd November 2020
Author: Nana Fani-Kayode
XemeX - High Flow

XemeX - High Flow
Premiere

Badwoi cyberfunk!From XemeX's XemeX 1 EP.Out now on digital - https://xemex.bandcamp.com/releaseshttps://soundcloud.com/xemexmusic
Published: Thursday, 19th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Cassius Select - Born To Defence (BP015)

Cassius Select - Born To Defence (BP015)
Premiere

Hybrid broken beat goodness from Australian producer Cassius Select! This title track is a sexy slow burner full of dancefloor freshness.From Cassius Select's Born To Defence EP on Bristol-based...
Published: Thursday, 19th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 037 – San - Half In (RUA010)

DnB Fix 037 – San - Half In (RUA010)
Feature

This week's DnB Fix has gone a bit off key; with our own Morgan stepping away from the vinyl only “proper Jungle" selects that usually grasp his attention, and into the proverbial dark side...
Published: Wednesday, 18th November 2020
Author: Morgan Johnston
Equus - Joker (SS003)

Equus - Joker (SS003)
Premiere

A fast-paced, sub-heavy electroid number layered with majestic detroit-style strings. Class!From Equus' REHD {Raw, Uncut} EP on Slippery Sounds.Out 27.11 on digital - Pre-order: https://slipperysounds.bandcamp.com...
Published: Monday, 16th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Brain Rays' Queer Essentials

Brain Rays' Queer Essentials
Picks

Hello to the Loose Lipped massive! Today we have a tuneblast from Brain Rays, an intriguing Devon-generated gentlemen who just does whatever he wants really; high bpm beaters, scintillating soundtracks...
Published: Monday, 16th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
UKAEA - RDX (HOSO44)

UKAEA - RDX (HOSO44)
Premiere

A concentrate of rave energy blended with mahraganat-style sonic assault!From UKAEA's Energy is Forever LP on Hominid Sounds.Album has already sold out on the label's bandcamp but you canfind...
Published: Sunday, 15th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Nas1 & Minimono Guide Us Onwards

Nas1 & Minimono Guide Us Onwards
Picks

What’s up sugarpuffs. It’s your conductor speaking. The seas are shifting under our feet, bubbling and bursting like the positive lasagne of matter, problematic but potentially delicious. Will...
Published: Saturday, 14th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Ice_Eyes - Maps of Despair (ABADIR Remix) (EDT10)

Ice_Eyes - Maps of Despair (ABADIR Remix) (EDT10)
Premiere

Berlin-based Egyptian producer ABADIR reformulate Maps of Despair into a hectic Jungle-meets-traditional-percussions piece. Highly satisfactory!From Ice_Eyes' Antipodes EP on Ernest D. Tapes.Out...
Published: Friday, 13th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
UKAEA - No Solace In Sleep (Baba Yaga's Hut)

UKAEA - No Solace In Sleep (Baba Yaga's Hut)
Premiere

What happens when you smash techno atoms in the LHC, then reconstruct them with audio gear?Find out with this beauty courtesy of UKAEA.From Baba Yaga's Hut Compilation 2020 V/A compilation.Out...
Published: Thursday, 12th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 036 – Wardown EP

DnB Fix 036 – Wardown EP
Feature

It’s an eponymous project from Pete Rogers of Technimatic up this week; With all the intensity of a Technimatic outing, yet even more personal and experimental. Emotive yet tranquilising, Wardown...
Published: Wednesday, 11th November 2020
Author: Liohness
Manonmars

Manonmars
Interview

I remember being among a small crowd of people gathered in the FAG Studios in Kings Square, Bristol, one Sunday night in 2012 as Young Echo hosted one of their early radio shows.Even back then some ofthe...
Published: Friday, 6th November 2020
Author: Oli Warwick
DnB Fix 035 – Phibes - Diva

DnB Fix 035 – Phibes - Diva
Feature

Another week in Drum & Bass has come and gone, but the spotlight is very much stuck on Phibes, with this week’s fix dedicated to the brothers' Third Dimension EP on the Born on Road imprint.It...
Published: Thursday, 5th November 2020
Author: Blaintings
Reach magic number 303 with Mat Satin!

Reach magic number 303 with Mat Satin!
Mix Series

If ‘303’ resonates with you, then we probably don’t need to reveal the story behind this number..
But we will. 

The Roland TB-303 bass line was released in the early 80’s...
Published: Wednesday, 4th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Safejas - Kan (WOE003)

Safejas - Kan (WOE003)
Premiere

A mind trip through light and darkness from Berlin-based Safejas!From Safejas' Silk EP on Wave of Endorphins.Out 09.11.2020 on digital - Pre-order: https://distrokid.com/hyperfollow/safejas/silkhttps:...
Published: Wednesday, 4th November 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Editors' Pick: LL019 - Lapis - Possy

Editors' Pick: LL019 - Lapis - Possy
feature

This week for Editors' Pick, microminimal records founding resident - Meaney selects Lapis’ collaboration with the infamous Dr. Pudding. The original track is an etherial melange of warming synths...
Published: Tuesday, 3rd November 2020
Author: Richard Meaney
Soer's Sunday Jams: Nilüfer Yanya - Crash

Soer's Sunday Jams: Nilüfer Yanya - Crash
Feature

[This is transcribed from audio notes I recorded whilst listening to Crash for the first time, walking alongside a river at 7pm on a Friday. It's still a Sunday Jam though. Also I'm covering for...
Published: Sunday, 1st November 2020
Author: Will Soer
Devv - Hypercolour

Devv - Hypercolour
Premiere

Today marks the release of the outstanding debut album by Toronto-based DJ and producer - Devv - titled Hypercolour. A resident of Toronto’s All Blak Records - Devv and I became friends after...
Published: Friday, 30th October 2020
Author: Richard Meaney
Gruth - Somnum Exterreri I (feat. Db55) (UUU24)

Gruth - Somnum Exterreri I (feat. Db55) (UUU24)
Premiere

Somnum Exterreri I is an unadulterated, twenty minutes descent into dark, dreamlike territories. No haste here, as time doesn't count anymore.From Gruth's Somnum Exterreri LP on Urubu Tapes.Out...
Published: Friday, 30th October 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Luke Leadbelly & CBM24 - XLV2 (P.S. 4080)

Luke Leadbelly & CBM24 - XLV2 (P.S. 4080)
Premiere

We have a mysterious and corrupted tune for you with today’s premiere.The next few months are going to be full of Charlie Boy Manson’s story-telling. His, and Loose Lips’, first vinyl...
Published: Wednesday, 28th October 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Calum Gunn - Wall of Full-Stacks (OOH-022)

Calum Gunn - Wall of Full-Stacks (OOH-022)
Premiere

Imagine getting sucked inside a CRT monitor with a Megadrive hooked-up but, instead of a video game, a vivid flow of consciousness streams inside it. Well then, you're almost there.From Calum Gunn39...
Published: Tuesday, 27th October 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Nana’s Sunday Jams: Heartbeat - Nneka

Nana’s Sunday Jams: Heartbeat - Nneka
Feature

Banner artwork by the majestic Trav, all of Nana's jams are gathered in this playlist.Yes Yes Sunday Jammers. How are you? Hope you are managing to stay upright in this permanent state of upside...
Published: Sunday, 25th October 2020
Author: Nana Fani-Kayode