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Mr Dubz - Flashy Text (Chameleon Audio)

Mr Dubz - Flashy Text (Chameleon Audio)
Premiere

The Message instrumental revisited by Mr Dubz in this Club/Grime banger!From Mr Dubz' Hotterz EP on Chameleon Audio.Out 25.05.2020 on digital - https://chameleonaudio.bandcamp.comhttps:/soundcloud.com...
Published: Tuesday, 12th May 2020
Author: Loose Lips
ScanOne - 2020 LOCKDOWN

ScanOne - 2020 LOCKDOWN
Premiere

A 2-Step/Darkside roller, self-released by ScanOne with 50% of all digital sales are going to a homeless charity and a limited vinyl will be available in 2 weeks with an exclusive electro mix on the flip.Out...
Published: Monday, 11th May 2020
Author: Loose Lips
The Advent - Statis V2 (CE035 LP)

The Advent - Statis V2 (CE035 LP)
Premiere

The Advent returns with a fire compilation of unreleased electro tracks from the '90s, surfacing a sampler of mad popping sonics, as featured in this very special premiere!From The Advent's Life...
Published: Sunday, 10th May 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Left, Right & Centre label launch

Left, Right & Centre label launch
Interview

After two years of running mint parties and booking some of the most forward thinking names the UK and beyond has to offer, Manchester based creatives Wakil Ahmed and Connor Cooper take their brand &lsquo...
Published: Saturday, 9th May 2020
Author: Footsolider
Editors Pick - T-Scale's "13 premieres I heart"

Editors Pick - T-Scale's "13 premieres I heart"
Feature

This week's Editors Pick, we turn to T-Scale, who is in charge of premiers. "I really hate myself for leaving out some other ones from this list but fuck it, I've had this dilemma before.....
Published: Friday, 8th May 2020
Author: T-Scale
PICKS: Will Soer's Rhythm Bass and Emo Blues Daytrip

PICKS: Will Soer's Rhythm Bass and Emo Blues Daytrip
Feature

I recently asked a friend to contribute to a team-review of a charity compilation, and suggested they write to whatever word limit they want, that they ‘go off on one’ about life in these times...
Published: Thursday, 7th May 2020
Author: Will Soer
DnB Fix 014 - Fixate - Glare EP

DnB Fix 014 - Fixate - Glare EP
Feature

That Sherelle moment? Quality over quantity. Fixate’s only release of 2019, and probably the biggest UK club tune of the year. You might’ve gotten this too if you were fast enough. This...
Published: Wednesday, 6th May 2020
Author: Jack Woodward
Loose Lips resonance series - Joe Fenwick Wilson

Loose Lips resonance series - Joe Fenwick Wilson
feature

Welcome to the third instalment of the 'Resonance Series' - curated by Jasper Golding, it explores the interplay between art forms. This feature, running every other Tuesday, introduces you...
Published: Tuesday, 5th May 2020
Author: jasper golding
Trax Haven - Council Trax EP

Trax Haven - Council Trax EP
release review

<a href="http://traxhaven.bandcamp.com/album/council-trax-ep">Council Trax EP by TRAX HAVEN</a>You're doing something wrong if you play 160BPM and higher...
Published: Monday, 4th May 2020
Author: CA$TLE
Helrad - Endurance (UX)

Helrad - Endurance (UX)
Premiere

Straight to the floor Techno stomper!From Helrad's Perseverance EP on User Experience.Out 05.05.2020 on digital - Pre-order: https://joefarr.bandcamp.com/https://soundcloud.com/helrad_limitedBorn and...
Published: Monday, 4th May 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Allan Shotter - Something Old (2DIY4_24)

Allan Shotter - Something Old (2DIY4_24)
Premiere

A dark, dreamy piece sitting between Dark/Synthwave and Minimal House.From Allan Shotter's Das Gift EP on 2DIY4.Out 8.05.2020 on digital - Pre-order: https://www.beatport.com/release/das-gift/2937376https:...
Published: Sunday, 3rd May 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Rascal & Lucid - Chav Juice (Trax Haven)

Rascal & Lucid - Chav Juice (Trax Haven)
Premiere

UK Bass infused Juke banger from Rascal & Lucid!From Council Trax V/A EP on Trax Haven.Out now on digital - Order: https://traxhaven.bandcamp.com/album/council-trax-ephttps://soundcloud.com...
Published: Sunday, 3rd May 2020
Author: Loose Lips
PICKS: Loose Lips' Bandcamp Essentials Mk.2

PICKS: Loose Lips' Bandcamp Essentials Mk.2
Feature

AND WE'RE BACK. Over  forty days of quarantine since Bandcamp's last decision to waive their fees (when we published our first Bandcamp Essentials article), shit has got real. And...
Published: Friday, 1st May 2020
Author: Will Soer
SSSLIP - Ground Control (SSVA001)

SSSLIP - Ground Control (SSVA001)
Premiere

SSSLIP delivers here a shiny 2-Step number with classic RnB vocals!From Flavours For The Dance Vol.1 V/A compilation on Slippery Sounds.Out now on digital - Pre-order: https://slipperysounds.bandcamp.com...
Published: Friday, 1st May 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Jade Parker - Acceptance (Save Our Scene)

Jade Parker - Acceptance (Save Our Scene)
Premiere

Jade Parker delivers here a soulful number, made during the lock down.I made it during lock down, with all that is going on, the track represents my journey of "Acceptance".The early breakdown...
Published: Friday, 1st May 2020
Author: Loose Lips
DnB Fix 013 - Med School - Graduation

DnB Fix 013 - Med School - Graduation
Feature

Having played host to much of the industry’s rising talent, amongst many big stars too; MedSchool has been at the forefront of Drum and Bass for over a decade, and this release is no exception.&nbsp...
Published: Thursday, 30th April 2020
Author: Tom Blain
Withheld - VCO (Unsustainable)

Withheld - VCO (Unsustainable)
Premiere

A funky ride along an arpeggiated bassline!From Withheld's Digital Is Dead, Long Live Digital EP on Unsustainable.Out 7.05 on digital - Pre-order: https://unsustainable.bandcamp.com/album/digital-is-dead-long-live-digitalhttps:...
Published: Thursday, 30th April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Alavux - Rhythm Tones - Waltz & Tango (4P013)

Alavux - Rhythm Tones - Waltz & Tango (4P013)
Premiere

Alavux exploits the tonal and percussive nature of drum machines, bringing out dance music that's minimalist by its nature but big in essence.From Alavux's Rhythm Tones EP on 4 Player Records.Out...
Published: Wednesday, 29th April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Resonance series 2 - Sarahsson

Resonance series 2 - Sarahsson
Feature

Welcome to the next installment 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, 28th April 2020
Author: Jasper Golding
Ghostclusters - Robojudge - (0X01V001)

Ghostclusters - Robojudge - (0X01V001)
Premiere

A pulsating, gritty rhythmic track hitting the right sweet spots!From Various Artists 1 V/A EP on 0x01 Records.Out 01.05 on 12" and digital - Pre-order: https://olan1.bandcamp.com/album/various-artists-1https:...
Published: Monday, 27th April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
Antoine Bobicz - Escalateur dans la ciel (bau053)

Antoine Bobicz - Escalateur dans la ciel (bau053)
Premiere

Unbelievably catchy, this caustic piece is a blend of Synthwave meets Psyche Pop meets Musique Concrete - wouldn't feel out of place on a Wes Anderson movie soundtrack!From KEDI 2 V/A compilation on...
Published: Saturday, 25th April 2020
Author: Loose Lips
PICKS: S/S's soul-funk-psych-rock Daytrip

PICKS: S/S's soul-funk-psych-rock Daytrip
Feature

To be perfectly topical, this is (part of) my lockdown soundtrack of the spring and summer. Lots of people have their quarantine playlists, but mine is specifically sun-focused. I can’t quite combine...
Published: Saturday, 25th April 2020
Author: Minna Eyre
Carola Bony - Burb (Espectro02)

Carola Bony - Burb (Espectro02)
Premiere

Squeaking, squelching  syncopated rhythms supporting an elegantly naive melodic backdrop, bringing peace into this controlled chaos.From Carola Bony's Estrella 1996 EP on Amplio Espectro.Out 24.04.2020...
Published: Thursday, 23rd April 2020
Author: Loose Lips