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Fantasy Realm

Fantasy Realm
Deep Cuts

Welcome to our fifth monthly Deep Cuts article. With hopes of aiding those of us suffering from cabin fever in this strange time, this month’s theme is Fantasy Realm, its prompt question was &#39...
Published: Tuesday, 14th April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Resonance Series 1 - Ella Blou

Resonance Series 1 - Ella Blou
Feature

Welcome to the first ever edition of '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, 14th April 2020
Author: Jasper Golding
Ground16 - Abandoned Feel (Charmin Records)

Ground16 - Abandoned Feel (Charmin Records)
Premiere

Hazey drive through deep pads, steady Chicago-style House beats and soothing tape hiss.It's time to mellow out and nod your head, at the same time.From Various Artist EP on Charmin Records.Out...
Published: Tuesday, 14th April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Paul Blackford - Perspectives

Paul Blackford - Perspectives
Release Review

<a href="http://paulblackford.bandcamp.com/album/perspectives">Perspectives by Paul Blackford</a>Paul Blackford is back (with a tape that came out in September...
Published: Thursday, 9th April 2020
Author: Max Dade
Dnb Fix 010 - Tim Reaper & Dwarde - So Strange

Dnb Fix 010 - Tim Reaper & Dwarde - So Strange
Feature

'So Strange' – no two words could better describe the current scenario we are all faced with. The whole world has been grounded and it is starting to look like summer 2020 will officially...
Published: Wednesday, 8th April 2020
Author: Morgan Johnston
Treece’s Rap Up: Stove God Cook$

Treece’s Rap Up: Stove God Cook$
release review

In this new feature, Treece will be delving in to the world of rap music, reviewing current global sounds from NY Street Rap to new school Memphis and beyond... ‘I just sold a brick out thechurch...
Published: Tuesday, 7th April 2020
Author: treece
Ponty Mython - Trust Me On That (Byrd Out)

Ponty Mython - Trust Me On That (Byrd Out)
Premiere

Ponty Mython delivers a retro-futuristic House track with strong bleep accents, totally immersive!From Pluralistic Reflex V/A compilation on Byrd Out.Out 08.05.2020 on digital - Pre-order: https://byrdout.bandcamp.com...
Published: Tuesday, 7th April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Us & It - Crux (MANA006)

Us & It - Crux (MANA006)
Premiere

An ultra fresh Club track with Braindance sensibilities from Us & It!From 3142 V/A EP on 8MANA.Out 24.04.2019 - Pre-order: https://8mana.bandcamp.com/album/3142https://soundcloud.com/8-manahttps:...
Published: Monday, 6th April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Howard Made's Sunday Jams: Mariah Carey - Fantasy

Howard Made's Sunday Jams: Mariah Carey - Fantasy
Feature

BOOM! Instant hit of serotonin raaaaa there, this is the first tune off her 1995 album Daydream. Mariah the biggest diva we know, I love it. She’s outrageous, but I’d be just as obnoxious...
Published: Sunday, 5th April 2020
Author: Howard Made
DnB Fix 009 - Baby T - Portra EP (SMDE15)

DnB Fix 009 - Baby T - Portra EP (SMDE15)
Feature

You may recognise household name Brianna Price AKA B.Traits for her contribution to the bass house and breakbeat scene over the last 10 years. ‘Portra’ couldn’t be any more dissimilar...
Published: Saturday, 4th April 2020
Author: Meg Lyon
Carl Finlow - Carbon Deposits (VIS317)

Carl Finlow - Carbon Deposits (VIS317)
Premiere

Cybernetic cruising in dark mode!From Carl Finlow's Apparatus LP on 20/20 Vision.Out 06.04.2020 on digital - Pre-order: https://www.juno.co.uk/products/carl-finlow-apparatus/741398-01/https://soundcloud.com...
Published: Friday, 3rd April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Torn Relics - Abolish the Dogma

Torn Relics - Abolish the Dogma
release review

Torn Relics' first release, The Poisoned Chalice (2019), was a triumph of gut-punching dread, threading percussive techno with the mournful cries of a modulated violin. The pitch black mood of that...
Published: Thursday, 2nd April 2020
Author: dom walker
Bonasforsa - Tinder Love

Bonasforsa - Tinder Love
Premiere

A hazey and sexy Downtempo number, excerpt from Bonasforsa's new release.From Bonasforsa's Dwa EPOut now on digital - https://wearebonasforsa.bandcamp.com/album/dwahttps://soundcloud.com/bonasforsahttps:...
Published: Wednesday, 1st April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Yan Cook - Counterclockwise EP

Yan Cook - Counterclockwise EP
Release Review

Seldom do I listen to a new EP where all four tracks genuinely tickle my taste buds. Yan Cook’s latest release is one of these rare finds. The DJ and producer from Kiev, Ukraine, made Counterclockwise...
Published: Tuesday, 31st March 2020
Author: Matthew Hardy
OverworX - Handsome Deville (OverworX 003)

OverworX - Handsome Deville (OverworX 003)
Premiere

Another instalment of Ben Pest's OverworX project! Excerpt from the forthcoming 3rd EP in the series, Handsome Deville is a dark, gutty and unrelenting piece of high-octane Techno Funk!From OverworX...
Published: Tuesday, 31st March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
The BPM Continuum – 2020

The BPM Continuum – 2020
feature

Upon launching this series of articles a few months ago, I’ve been looking for new ways to reflect the moving nature of forward-thinking bass music beyond BPM considerations. In the first few editions...
Published: Monday, 30th March 2020
Author: Aurélien SeekSickSound
Daniel Cherney - Beams Of Sunshine In My Palm

Daniel Cherney - Beams Of Sunshine In My Palm
Premiere

In these times of chaos, a little bit a calm is always welcome; here's a piece that ticsk the box and engulfs the listener into a warm blanket of serenity.From Daniel Cherney's The Precious Moments...
Published: Sunday, 29th March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Wordless Tone

Wordless Tone
Deep Cuts

Welcome to our fourth monthly Deep Cuts article. What a month. This month’s theme is Wordless Tone, its prompt question was 'what music speaks clearly without words'. The illustration...
Published: Saturday, 21st March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
PICKS: Loose Lips' Bandcamp Quarantine Essentials

PICKS: Loose Lips' Bandcamp Quarantine Essentials
Feature

Times are tough. Money is tight. Boris Johnson has promised things will be different this time, that the Tories won't screw over workers in the way they did last time we had an economic crash (having...
Published: Friday, 20th March 2020
Author: Will Soer
LMajor - One Shots (Club Glow)

LMajor - One Shots (Club Glow)
Premiere

LMajor brings up the heat with a modernised UK Hardcore number!From Club Glow x Disc Shop Zero - Fundraiser for Naoki VA compilation on Club Glow.This tape is dedicated to Disc Shop Zero and its owner...
Published: Thursday, 19th March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
LBF - Hypercharged (IE003)

LBF - Hypercharged (IE003)
Premiere

As if you were dropped inside the LHC as a quantum particle, Hypercharged starts off the EP with strong, slick and contemporary aesthetics.From LBF's Scent Of Gravity EP on Ideal Europa.Out 27.03.2020...
Published: Wednesday, 18th March 2020
Author: Loose Lips