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Cut Your Hair - Pavement

Cut Your Hair - Pavement
Nana's Sunday Jams

Banner artwork by the majestic Trav, all of Nana's jams are gathered in this playlist.Yes Yes Yes Sunday Jammers. Greetings, salutations and yes to all open doors. Hope you’re keeping safe and...
Published: Sunday, 18th April 2021
Author: Nana Fani-Kayode
Repeat Beat Poet

Repeat Beat Poet
Live Session

We're really excited to today feature the Repeat Beat Poet on our Live Sessions!We've previously featured him on our LL017 V/A Vol.II with his track This That feat. SafeNath and now, we&#39...
Published: Friday, 16th April 2021
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 053 – Harka – Rave Talk

DnB Fix 053 – Harka – Rave Talk
Feature

He’s at it again. Harka’s been making a name for himself with a very unique take on drum and bass; blending elements of hip-hop, old-school jungle, halftime, hardcore rave and juke into hyper-fun...
Published: Friday, 16th April 2021
Author: CA$TLE
Record Store Days: Heavy Crates, Hebden Bridge

Record Store Days: Heavy Crates, Hebden Bridge
Feature

Hebden Bridge has been through some significant but subtle changes in the last two decades. Not that the thousands of visitors who flock in each summer would necessarily notice. Still, the West Yorkshire...
Published: Thursday, 15th April 2021
Author: Martin Guttridge-Hewitt
Hanut Munson - Intrusion Or Dialogue (EVEL)

Hanut Munson - Intrusion Or Dialogue (EVEL)
Premiere

A soothing and gently cerebral number.From Hanut Munson's Zoopraxiscopy EP on Barcelona-based EVEL.Out now on digital - https://evel.bandcamp.com/album/zoopraxiscopyhttps://soundcloud.com/evelrdcshttps:...
Published: Thursday, 15th April 2021
Author: Loose Lips
Slovv Kids - Silence King

Slovv Kids - Silence King
Premiere

Silence King is the debut single of Glasgow-based dream-pop duo Slovv Kids. Born out of the Glasgow party scene, the duo are part of the collective Haunt You Down, running raves at the former African Arts...
Published: Wednesday, 14th April 2021
Author: Loose Lips
Higher Form by Rico Casazza and CPSL

Higher Form by Rico Casazza and CPSL
Review

Higher Forms is a measured excursion of ethereal electro compositions, ranging from the dream-like and ineffable to warm, dripping lucid lysergic-acid and visceral soundscaping. Three original pieces are...
Published: Tuesday, 13th April 2021
Author: Francis Hunter
Enzo Favata - Oasis (Niafunken)

Enzo Favata - Oasis (Niafunken)
Premiere

Oasis, final track from this new album by maverick musician, producer Enzo Favata is a 12 minutes dream-like escapade in warm tones by a bass clarinet in Ethiopian scales, caressing the bass-drumduo...
Published: Monday, 12th April 2021
Author: Loose Lips
Incinerate - Sonic Youth

Incinerate - Sonic Youth
Nana's Sunday Jams

Banner artwork by the majestic Trav, all of Nana's jams are gathered in this playlist.Yes, Sunday Jammers. Hello, welcome and hope life is good. Its not far, the doors are going to re-open and leisure...
Published: Sunday, 11th April 2021
Author: Nana Fani-Kayode
DnB Fix 052 – Happy DnBirthday to Us!

DnB Fix 052 – Happy DnBirthday to Us!
Feature

Here at Loose Lips we've managed to talk about a track, an album or even just giving some serious artists a subtle nod of approval; every single week. So this episode of the Drum & Bass fix goes...
Published: Wednesday, 7th April 2021
Author: Blain
Picks: The Matrix & The Matrix Reloaded

Picks: The Matrix & The Matrix Reloaded
Feature

The Matrix and The Matrix Reloaded contain a variety of musical styles, yet they also encapsulate a certain period of music from the late 90s and Early 2000s era. The films include influences...
Published: Monday, 5th April 2021
Author: Matt Hardy
evilbaby (self-titled ep)

evilbaby (self-titled ep)
Mood Board + Interview

Hey there fellow socially distanced sisters, welcome to Loose Lips’ third mood board article. The last two focused on new EPs from artists who I consider my friends, Rico Casazza and Jossy Mitsubut...
Published: Monday, 5th April 2021
Author: Will Soer
Innerstate - Zaia

Innerstate - Zaia
Nana’s Sunday Jams

Banner artwork by the majestic Trav, all of Nana's jams are gathered in this playlist.Yes Yes Sunday Jammers. Welcome back this way, hope it’s full of love, legal hugs and the best of chocolate...
Published: Sunday, 4th April 2021
Author: Nana Fani-Kayode
Rave Memories: Festival Forte 2018

Rave Memories: Festival Forte 2018
Feature

Nowadays more than ever I end up reminiscing about good parties of the past, I wonder why that might be, eh? When delving deep into my hazy memory, often in long chats with mates about ‘the goodtimes...
Published: Friday, 2nd April 2021
Author: Matthew Hardy
Resonance Series: Craig Ridd

Resonance Series: Craig Ridd
Feature

Welcome to this edition of the 'Resonance’ series - a new feature, curated by Jasper Golding, about the interplay between art forms. A love for showcasing and sharing music is at the centre of...
Published: Thursday, 1st April 2021
Author: Jasper Golding
Ara-U - Viral XKP (NSA002)

Ara-U - Viral XKP (NSA002)
Premiere

Uplifting electro number from No Static / Automatic's head honcho! Incisive 808 beats, combined with funky bassline riffs and detroit-style pads make up for a tasty combo!From Ara-U's Hiber-nation...
Published: Thursday, 1st April 2021
Author: Loose Lips
Longeez’ Soundtrack To His Commute

Longeez’ Soundtrack To His Commute
Picks

Christ alive it’s hot, I’ve been working with my laptop out on the balcony and have tanned myself to a state of boyband-perfection, bring on beachbod season amirite ladies?!?! I do wonder what...
Published: Tuesday, 30th March 2021
Author: Loose Lips
Xylitol

Xylitol
Live Session

A gently grooving and lo-fi electronica number, Xylitol, the guest for tonight's 39th LL Live Session.
Published: Friday, 26th March 2021
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 051 – Jubei & dBridge – Show Me

DnB Fix 051 – Jubei & dBridge – Show Me
Feature

Jubei has been around for a while now, having become a household name amongst the modern Metalheadz mortar; his releases are fairly infrequent compared to other artists' these days but that makes it...
Published: Wednesday, 24th March 2021
Author: Shaun Baker
Tzusan - Fizzy Milk

Tzusan - Fizzy Milk
review

Carving a niche between boom bap and his own brand of lo-fi grimey electronica, Skoop Records co-founder Tzusan is breathing new life into UK hip hop. Fizzy Milk, the second full length outing from the...
Published: Tuesday, 23rd March 2021
Author: Adam Aulaqi
Placid’s Acidic art of Winding Down

Placid’s Acidic art of Winding Down
Picks

Well well well, if it isn’t you again, back for more bangers? Well I’ve been trying to improve my quality of sleep lately, a task that requires me to stop thinking about summer 2K21 atleast...
Published: Monday, 22nd March 2021
Author: Loose Lips
Nana’s Sunday Jams: Nikamma - Lifafa

Nana’s Sunday Jams: Nikamma - Lifafa
Feature

Banner artwork by the majestic Trav, all of Nana's jams are gathered in this playlist.Yes Yes and Yes Sunday Jammers. Hello again, hope you are well, staying sane and enjoying the tour so far. So,this...
Published: Sunday, 21st March 2021
Author: Nana Fani-Kayode
The Night by FridaΨ

The Night by FridaΨ
Review

I have finally been graced with a release that has more organic tones than I’m used to, that being, the human voice. All the same, FridaΨ has many inventive and imaginative ideas that prosper...
Published: Friday, 19th March 2021
Author: Francis Hunter
DnB Fix 050 – Missing – Jimmy (SSR005)

DnB Fix 050 – Missing – Jimmy (SSR005)
Feature

I love Jungle. Especially dark, rude, heavy Jungle - I go crazy for it - it contorts my face muscles into some of the most extreme pouts and gurns this side of a double drop. I forget the bad knees and...
Published: Thursday, 18th March 2021
Author: Tom Williams
Jon Dasilva’s 10 from the Post-Punk Pantry

Jon Dasilva’s 10 from the Post-Punk Pantry
Picks

What’s up land-lubbers! Picks is back, here to inspire you with an absolute treat of a trip, a tumble through the memories of legendary UK DJ and I Love Acid resident Jon Dasilva, a scene...
Published: Tuesday, 16th March 2021
Author: Loose Lips
Winter Breeze

Winter Breeze
Deep Cuts

Hello there! Loose Lips editor Will here, welcoming to our 12th Deep Cuts feature! Gathered below are 9 responses to the theme 'Winter Breeze', with its prompt question 'what music sounds hopeful...
Published: Friday, 12th March 2021
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 49  – Particle & Klinical – Cult Process

DnB Fix 49 – Particle & Klinical – Cult Process
Feature

This week’s fix comes in the form of a collaboration between two talented and highly active Drum & Bass producers from the new guard - Particle and Klinical.The track, titled Cult Process, is...
Published: Thursday, 11th March 2021
Author: Will Poulson