In a week that hasn't been without drama, you could possibly be forgiven for forgetting that NZ's all-conquering dubstep heroes, Truth, released their debut album this week. Consisting of 15 tracks of their unique bassweight compositions, this is definitely in the running to be one of the best dubstep albums of the year. Never mind the chainsaw ear-rape, this is dubstep at its roots. With the album's release this week and ahead of their launch gig at Sandwiches this weekend, Matty Baseline took some time to run some questions by the trio...Read the full post..
Backspacer are turning 6! After that many years putting on some of the biggest names in Drum and Bass in Wellington and across NZ, they are hosting another top international DJ/Producer to celebrate their milestone.
ShockOne - one of Australias finest DnB exports - is to headline a whole host of talented locals, on Saturday the 11th of September @ Sandwiches, Wellington.
After a bit of a break the Sly Fox lads are at it again, and this time it’s with with UK Drum and Bass heavyweights CAUSE 4 CONCERN & Wellington's own TREi feat the infamous hip hop party starter TOMMY ILL with support from the SLY FOX boys with MC's WOODY + CYPHER..Read the full post..
A bunch of acts have been confirmed for Phat 11 already, with a definite trend towards large Dubstep acts this year. Hoping for some more big name DnB acts, but we'll see....read on for the current list...Read the full post..
Teknik, who I personally rate as one of New Zealand's tightest DJs, has a recent mix featured on Knowledge Mag. Check it out, it has loads of fresh bits. OOeer. http://www.kmag.co.uk/editorial/blogs/drum_and_bass/introducing-teknik..Read the full post..
Geoff Presha, the man behind Samurai Music, gives some insight into a few things on Knowledge mag as well as compiling a mix of some amazing tunes. Check it out here http://www.kmag.co.uk/editorial/features/samurai-music-guest-mix..Read the full post..
2009 Rumble in the Jungle DJ competition winner Maddix has shown us his highly technical skills live; now you will have the chance to hear for yourselves what had the competition judges so worked up.
Rumble in the Jungle Mixed by Maddix will feature a mix of 24 of the hottest tracks to have come from New Zealand producers over the last year as well as a host of exclusive tracks from both well established and up and coming artists.
The CD will be released along with digital versions of 7 Exclusive Rumble in the Jungle tracks, only available on this album. The digital release will be available late May from the following online stores:www.junodownload.com, www.addictech.com, www.dogsonacid.com, www.trackitdown.net, and samuraistore.co.nz
Info about upcoming album 'Form in Motion' by Organikismness, aka Harry Brethren, is to be found here at Knowledge Mag.
Stay tuned for an upcoming interview on Bassdrop.co.nz with the man, but for now, check out his sweet mix, containing plenty of organikismness tunes.
Organikismness _ Knowledge mag mix by organikismness
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