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Blackdown - The Hunger (LDN079)

Blackdown - The Hunger (LDN079)
Premiere

A Weightless exploration of darkside 130bpm rollage, introducing the EP with brooding tension, glowing in the middle of a storm.From Blackdown's Rollage Vol4: The Hunger EP on Keysound Recordings.Out...
Published: Thursday, 12th March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Reinartz - Between (CD005)

Reinartz - Between (CD005)
Premiere

Berlin-based Mexican producer Reinartz serves us a brilliant chopped-up breakbeat number infused with futuristic sound design and a well decent amount of gnarly bass!From Reinartz's Rave Coil EP on...
Published: Wednesday, 11th March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
PICKS: Yant's Playing Favourites

PICKS: Yant's Playing Favourites
Feature

Pulsing, bouncin', swervin' tunnel vision Techno. A crucial craft within the Loose Lips aesthetic, and one which has been honed by Yant, a DJ and producer whose work has been played in Fabric,Berghain....
Published: Tuesday, 10th March 2020
Author: Will Soer
Kabuki - Shimmer (Beat Excursions)

Kabuki - Shimmer (Beat Excursions)
Premiere

A slow burning half-step hybrid from Kabuki, at crossroads between classic Dubstep and Aux88-style Electro!From Beat Excursions #5 V/A EP on Beat Excursions.Out 27.03.2020 on digital - Pre-order:https:...
Published: Tuesday, 10th March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Tryphème (CPU Records)

Tryphème (CPU Records)
interview

It’s rare in this day and age to experience music that is truly original - seldom do I hear something that really manages to stimulate my senses or spark sentiments in new ways. However, after seeing...
Published: Monday, 9th March 2020
Author: Morgan
Polo Lilli - MTBK (SHUBZINVA001)

Polo Lilli - MTBK (SHUBZINVA001)
Premiere

Polo Lilli gives his take on the Punjabi MC's 2002 hit 'Mundian To Bach Ke', turning it into a flamboyant, uptempo Jungle/Footwork hybrid that would seduce any subwoofer!From SHUBZIN001 V/A...
Published: Friday, 6th March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
RIGSON - Light Metal (SHGN002)

RIGSON - Light Metal (SHGN002)
Premiere

A majestic cyberpunk fly-by!From RIGSON's Private Hell EP on Shonagai.Out 15.03.2020 on 12" and digital - Pre-order: https://shoganai-records.bandcamp.com/album/private-hellhttps://soundcloud.com...
Published: Monday, 2nd March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
214 - It Never Really Ends (CE034)

214 - It Never Really Ends (CE034)
Premiere

Extra slick Electro that has everything you need for an ass shaking session!From 214's Si View EP on Cultivated Electronics.02.03.2020 on 12" and digital - Pre-order: https://clone.nl/item59294.htmlhttps:...
Published: Sunday, 1st March 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Soer's Sunday Jams: Phoebe Bridgers - Garden Song

Soer's Sunday Jams: Phoebe Bridgers - Garden Song
Feature

'The doctor put her hands over my liver,She told me my resentment's getting smaller'My favourite artist of the last 3 years has just dropped her first solo track in, well, 3 years. Three...
Published: Sunday, 1st March 2020
Author: Will Soer
alba heidari

alba heidari
interview

 Loose Lips caught of with Alba Heidari ahead of her set tonight at The CauseTell us about the ARIA collective and your recent party?The first rule of Fight Club is: You do not talk about Fight Club....
Published: Saturday, 29th February 2020
Author: alba
Speed Gonzales - Rave Theory (Unsustainable)

Speed Gonzales - Rave Theory (Unsustainable)
Premiere

In a world far appart from the Berlin-minded, poker faced and over-serious Techno, there lies a kingdom where chipmunk vocals co-exist with ravey stabs in a fluo world, echoing the euphoria from 1992.Rave...
Published: Wednesday, 26th February 2020
Author: Loose Lips
The power of Dave's 'Psycho'

The power of Dave's 'Psycho'
Feature

It’s amazing how important our mental welfare is, yet how little we discuss it. The moment you cut your finger you draw for a band aid, however a suicidal thought and you brush it off as nothingletting...
Published: Tuesday, 25th February 2020
Author: James Blake
CEILI – ROUGH N READY

CEILI – ROUGH N READY
review

Obscuur Records is a label that has been systematically pushing harsh, industrial techno for 5 years now. Based in Utrecht, the Netherlands, they’ve been putting out releases at an unbelievably prolific...
Published: Friday, 21st February 2020
Author: Harry Wootten
DNB Fix 007 - Bluematter - Real (LORELTD004)

DNB Fix 007 - Bluematter - Real (LORELTD004)
Premiere

We’ve been waiting a long time for this vinyl-only release from Bluematter—the collaboration between Jozef K & Thomas Ragsdale—on Bristol-based label Western Lore, run by Alex Eveson....
Published: Thursday, 20th February 2020
Author: Alex Honey
Jessica Walrus - Peachy Soundmask89 (MBC001)

Jessica Walrus - Peachy Soundmask89 (MBC001)
Premiere

From Massage Brain Cult's first vinyl release!  Jessica Walrus mash the amens up with a good dose a cerebral twists along the way!From √∆1 VA compilation on Massage Brain Cult.Out 20.02...
Published: Monday, 17th February 2020
Author: Loose Lips
MAELSTROM – HEAT WAVE EP

MAELSTROM – HEAT WAVE EP
review

There’s no two ways about it, the Mechatronica imprint has been steadily blowing up these last few years. Many electro fanatics religiously buy the Berlin labels’ records, and I would hazard...
Published: Sunday, 16th February 2020
Author: harry Wootten
Do the Du - Illusions ep

Do the Du - Illusions ep
review

In all honesty, I hadn’t heard of Do The Du until I was sent this record. As many of my friends know I almost accidentally consume knowledge (especially in terms of Music) with great ease, oftencausing...
Published: Saturday, 15th February 2020
Author: harry Wootten
Old School

Old School
Deep Cuts

Deep Cuts is a new multi-writer article format from Loose Lips. Members of our sprawling community are asked to share music and experiences along a shared theme. This month’s theme is Old School....
Published: Saturday, 15th February 2020
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 006 - Alert & Waiting EP - FFF

DnB Fix 006 - Alert & Waiting EP - FFF
Feature

Alert & Waiting EP from Dutch producer FFF (Triple Times F) is seeing in this weeks fix as the latest vinyl release from the unstoppable driving force that is 7TH Storey Projects, a record label that...
Published: Friday, 14th February 2020
Author: Morgan Johnston
Moy - Megatherium (BTR003)

Moy - Megatherium (BTR003)
Premiere

An emotive epic of rolling breaks and trippy melodic bleeps!From Moy's Error 502 EP on Batrachian Records.Out 14.02.2020 on 12" - Pre-order: https://www.phonicarecords.com/product/moy-error-502-pre-order-batrachian...
Published: Tuesday, 11th February 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Nocturnerror - And When That Day Comes (AFN002)

Nocturnerror - And When That Day Comes (AFN002)
Premiere

Shattered beats, granulised into oblivion by label co-founder Nocturnerror. From Nocturnerror's Unnecessary album on A Flooded Need.Out 13.02.2020 on cassette and digital - Pre-order: https:/afloodedneed.bandcamp.com...
Published: Monday, 10th February 2020
Author: Loose Lips
XDCVR - *For Internal Use Only (OOH-018)

XDCVR - *For Internal Use Only (OOH-018)
Premiere

A dive into semi-generative sequencing and FM synthesis, exploring meaningful emotions with an attitude.From XDCVR's *1010010000 EP on OOH-sounds.Out 07.02.2020 - Pre-order: https://boomkat.com/products...
Published: Thursday, 6th February 2020
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 005 - Hurt Someone - Chimpo, Slay & DRS

DnB Fix 005 - Hurt Someone - Chimpo, Slay & DRS
Feature

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner three lords of Manchester have chosen the perfect time to release this sexy Drum & Bass future anthem. DRS, Slay, and Chimpo team up on ‘Hurt...
Published: Thursday, 6th February 2020
Author: Footsoldier
Slipmatt

Slipmatt
Interview

Tomorrow, for the 4th edition of our Jungle/Hardcore event series in Manchester, we're welcoming an absolute legend, a man responsible for so much musical history that followed him...DJ Slipmatt!https:...
Published: Thursday, 6th February 2020
Author: Morgan Johnston