Category: Reviews

Twelve Step Program – Secret Places

Starting with a lush pad and atmospheric birds, Twelve Step Program bring us this smooth liquid drum and bass number which does not disappoint. There is such grace and soul in this track, that it makes you feel warm and alive while listening to it. The mix is not aggressive at all and I would…


Payan – Tropical Mind

With the release of his latest album, Payan, the Austrian electronic music producer shows us his desire to create music that inspires and puts a smile to the face of the listener. The first track of the most recent release, ‘Tropical Mind’ does this perfectly. With a blend of instruments that would be at home…


CELO – Warm Up

CELO brings his unique dnb influences to the fore front with his release. A two track EP including this track “Warm Up” and “Tow 67”, both spectacular tracks that would light up the dance floor in most venues. CELO has a fantastic drum production and the variations and alterations to the patterns keep the track…


A Million Dreams – The Sorcerer

A Million Dreams released their first single of the year with ‘Sorcerer’, a beautiful track built around a luscious chord progression and fantastic set of electronic instruments. There is a real soul to this piece of music, which of course comes from the emotion behind the chords, but the mix is sympathetic to the ear,…


Jack Bacon – Icarus

Jack Bacon drops his ‘Dark Matter EP’ on Sub-Label Recordings and the track ‘Icarus’ is an absolute blinder. A near 7 minute exploration of the atmospheric sides of techno and deeper music. The track starts with a progressive beat with beautiful evolving pads that swell and move around the stereo field allowing the smaller details…


Liquithority – War Lord

Liquithority drops another huge track unto the world with ‘War Lord’, a more intense and slightly darker piece of music, that still captures the unique sound and style that is the Manchester producer to a t. The drums are crisp and punchy, driving the track forward and providing structure to the brilliantly spaced instrumentation and…


Mike Moss – Revolver

 Mike Moss drops his latest music offering with his EP, “Start with Love, And Forgive the Rest”. This is a brilliant blend of electronic elements infused within a traditional instrument set of a band. In the seven track collection, he takes us on a journey through his mind and vision of the world. My…


FERG – 123

FERG release their incredibly creative track “123” on Stripes Records, this is a masterful piece of music that needs to be experienced, not just listened to. The instrumentation is interesting and somewhat unusual, although, each sound is perfectly crafted and given it’s own space within the mix. The width in the stereo imaging is incredible,…


Don Jovani & Dwayne Nate – Man of the House (Now or Never)

‘Man of the House’ is a brilliantly cool blend of hip hop with electronic and orchestral elements that build an excellent platform for the story to be told over the top. The variations that mix up the driving beat,  funky piano and bass are brilliant examples of modern production values that propel a classic style…


K2T & Sirus – Rwenzori

K2T in collaboration with Sirus blow us away with a smooth, liquid Drum and Bass number called ‘Rwenzori’ which is available on Detached Audio. The track features a lush piano which holds all the elements together in a timeless fashion. The drums are crisp and punchy throughout, with subtle movements of the high percussion in…