One of Bassdrops longest standing members, RQ, a great designer in his own right, is also a fantastic producer of ambient and atmospheric bass music. With all his hard work, he's been noticed by ASC's label, Auxiliary - and has the very awesome opportunity to release a full length LP of his beats. 4 Original tunes with 5 amazing remixes are included on the LP, and its something I would recommend for bass music lovers. Read on for more info...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
One of New Zealands hardest working producers, Teknik, has started up a podcast, and you know its bound to be filled with tasty tech treats and smatterings of New Zealand drum and bass. Read on for tracklist and link...Read the full post..
Having impressed on their sold-out UK tour at the end of last year, groundbreaking crossover dance band Pendulum return home in April with their full live band experience: The tour coincides with the release of their second album ‘In Silico’.
Their debut album, ‘Hold Your Colour’, has now sold in excess of 200,000 copies. ‘In Silico’ is Pendulum’s first album for Warner Bros. Records via the band’s Ear Storm imprint and features the recent single ‘Granite’. A second single entitled ‘Propane Nightmares’ will further preview the album when it’s released on April 14th.
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