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Atheist Union - Control (Unsustainable)

Atheist Union - Control (Unsustainable)
Premiere

Syncopated machine assault, just right in the face, no questions asked.From Atheist Union's Disband Structures EP on Unsustainable.Out 27.07.2020 on digital - https://unsustainable.bandcamp.com
Published: Saturday, 25th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Rizla Ops - Oshimi Drift (RK002)

Rizla Ops - Oshimi Drift (RK002)
Premiere

Oshimi Drift is a slick UK Bass number flirting between classic oldskool Dubstep/Grime from the non-halfstep era and more contemporary urban sounds and styles, definitely geared towards busy dancefloors...
Published: Friday, 24th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 024 – Unknown Artist – Lovely001

DnB Fix 024 – Unknown Artist – Lovely001
Feature

Just in time for Summer, Unknown Artist has set the perfect sonic scene on this super sumptuous, remix EP of feel-good music all at 174bpm. Layered with cheeky samples, and good vibes, this non-bootleg...
Published: Thursday, 23rd July 2020
Author: Meg Lyon
Cut Out - Rockarama (Ugly Funk)

Cut Out - Rockarama (Ugly Funk)
Premiere

A wonky mutant disco beast stomping its way out of this energetic and flamboyant album!From Cut Out's Protosludge LP on Ugly Funk.Out 30.07.2020 on digital - Pre-order: https://uglyfunk.bandcamp.com...
Published: Thursday, 23rd July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Nana The Sunday Jammer

Nana The Sunday Jammer
Interview

Loose Lips’ Sunday Jams feature has been going for over three years now, with one writer tasked to provide a quick, honest weekly takeover of the aux cable, one track that people should really hear....
Published: Thursday, 23rd July 2020
Author: Will Soer
PICKS: Polo Lilli's Panther Injections

PICKS: Polo Lilli's Panther Injections
Feature

This week, we invite the twisted pop provocateur, Bristolian DJ and producer Polo Lilli, fresh from the release of their transcendant breakbeat, Pink-Floyd-on-pingers face-splash 'The Great Bootleg...
Published: Monday, 20th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Connection

Connection
Deep Cuts

Welcome to our eighth monthly Deep Cuts article. EIGHT. The theme is Connection, its prompt question was 'what music represents someone / some group you want to stay connected to?'. As with last...
Published: Saturday, 18th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Whrk - Mt Gaba Neur (EVEL033)

Whrk - Mt Gaba Neur (EVEL033)
Premiere

A masterful gitch-o-matic braindance track, sliding through DSP spams under a cosy romantic blanket and surrounded by bots on acid.From Whrk's Tensafoam EP on Evel Records.Out now on digital - Order:...
Published: Thursday, 16th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Kakofonico - Distant Call (Intersezioni)

Kakofonico - Distant Call (Intersezioni)
Premiere

Infectious, trance inducing groove built around various ethnic instruments and a sharp, pumping beat!Hard to resist!From Kakofonico's Running Away EP on Intersezioni.Out 22.07.2020 on digital - https:...
Published: Wednesday, 15th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Resonance Series 8 - Dougal Verinder Gedge

Resonance Series 8 - Dougal Verinder Gedge
Feature

Welcome to this edition of  the 'Resonance' Series - a feature curated by Jasper Golding, about the interplay between art forms. A love for showcasing and sharing music is at the centre of...
Published: Tuesday, 14th July 2020
Author: Jasper Golding
DaiSu - Buckwild (Shifting Spheres)

DaiSu - Buckwild (Shifting Spheres)
Premiere

Buckwild is hard to pin down; it's a stripped down number, that'd qualify as Dubstep but it's as if Minimal Techno had eaten a few edibles and its legs started wobbling while surrounding...
Published: Tuesday, 14th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
PICKS: Stephen Vitkovitch's EU Picks

PICKS: Stephen Vitkovitch's EU Picks
Feature

Stepping up for this week's sonic tasteboard, we have the head of the fantastic Byrd Out label, all tracks gathered in this here spotify playlist, take it away Stephen! Frederick [Loose Lips...
Published: Monday, 13th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Nana’s Sunday Jams: Susan Jane - Eugene McDaniels

Nana’s Sunday Jams: Susan Jane - Eugene McDaniels
Feature

Yes Yes Sunday Jammers. So, another week and it’s all change again and again hope you are managing to find some balance and safe distances to enjoy the mini reset.So, this week I have been deep diving...
Published: Sunday, 12th July 2020
Author: Nana Fani-Kayode
Spektralsound - Happy Heart (LDN081)

Spektralsound - Happy Heart (LDN081)
Premiere

Neon beats making Agent Deckard bust a move!From Spektralsound's Safe Haven EP on Keysound Recordings.Out now on digital - https://smarturl.it/LDN081http://keysoundrecordings.co.ukhttps://soundcloud.com...
Published: Friday, 10th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Namscha - Desterro (Syrinx Music)

Namscha - Desterro (Syrinx Music)
Premiere

Namscha brings out a mix of extremes on this Industrial piece, throwing distorted kicks and screeching synths alongside natural sounds getting absorbed into this stomping machine.From Pilote V/A EP onSyrinx...
Published: Thursday, 9th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Phoebe Bridgers - Punisher

Phoebe Bridgers - Punisher
Review

15 days after Phoebe Bridgers released her second solo album Punisher, I’m finally able to listen through it in full, properly. That’s not to say I didn’t try; my flatmate was over at...
Published: Wednesday, 8th July 2020
Author: Will Soer
DnB Fix 023 – Amoss & Fre4knc – Watermark Volume 2

DnB Fix 023 – Amoss & Fre4knc – Watermark Volume 2
Feature

On their own Amoss and Fre4knc are fantastic producers, but when they join forces they show time and time again why they are up there with the most acclaimed producers in the scene right now.Amoss andFre4knc...
Published: Wednesday, 8th July 2020
Author: Footsoldier
Felix Raman - reedsdutiful (Bathtime Sessions)

Felix Raman - reedsdutiful (Bathtime Sessions)
Premiere

Clicks, pops, feedbacks, noise, vocals snippets, elements coming reasonably together to form a piece that merges from abstract, sporadic events into a rhythmical consensus!From A Quarantine Dream V/A compilation...
Published: Wednesday, 8th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
PICKS: dis.orient's Lightning & Thunder

PICKS: dis.orient's Lightning & Thunder
Feature

For this week's edition of picks, the dis.orient crew take control of the aux. Having held residencies at London's Phonox and Bussey Building, and Bristol's The Island and Old Crown Courtstheir...
Published: Tuesday, 7th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Editors' Pick: Kallida Festival

Editors' Pick: Kallida Festival
Feature

For this version of Editors' Pick, Jack selects a charming recollection of Kallida Festival, reminding us of the kind of reckless abandon we will no doubt be able to recreate in the not-too-distant...
Published: Monday, 6th July 2020
Author: Frederick Sugden & Joel Baker
Mansur - Temple (DEN336)

Mansur - Temple (DEN336)
Premiere

A cinematic journey through surreal landscapes, ported by the phenomenal voice of Martina Horváth.From Mansur's Temple EP on Denovali.Out 10.07.2020 on 12", CD and digital - Pre-order:...
Published: Monday, 6th July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Nana's Sunday Jams: Dua Saleh - Sugar Mama

Nana's Sunday Jams: Dua Saleh - Sugar Mama
Feature

Yes, Yes Sunday Jammers. Hope life is good. Hope the reset is happening at a safe and reasonable pace. This week I have been on a rewind. In fact, I’ve been on a rerererererewind – inspired...
Published: Sunday, 5th July 2020
Author: Nana Fani-Kayode
Tzusan

Tzusan
Interview

<a href="http://thisisnotpop.bandcamp.com/album/babau">BABAU by Tzusan</a>What have you been up to recently?Fuck all, obviously. Nah I've been keeping myself...
Published: Saturday, 4th July 2020
Author: Alex H Honey
291out - Knock Out (BoscoHCBD02)

291out - Knock Out (BoscoHCBD02)
Premiere

Knock Out is an elegant, floaty and warm space disco number from Italian ensemble 291out, starting the second volume of two fund-raising compilations coming out on Bosconi Records and set to raise money...
Published: Friday, 3rd July 2020
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 022: Special Request - Spectral Frequency

DnB Fix 022: Special Request - Spectral Frequency
Feature

Special Request steals the spotlight this week for the fix, no questions asked. His latest release courtesy of R&S Records sees him coming onto vinyl again with a 4 track EP that’s nothing shy...
Published: Thursday, 2nd July 2020
Author: Morgan Johnston
Resonance Series 7 - Helena goddard

Resonance Series 7 - Helena goddard
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...
Published: Tuesday, 30th June 2020
Author: Jasper Golding