Coming hot on the heels of his huge release on Shogun Ltd, Dose has teamed up with 3 amazing producers to put out one of the best EPs this year. With their style perfectly matching with the sound that BTK loves on his Dutty Audio imprint, Dose, Menace, Teknik and Disophia lay down the 'Hashtag EP'. Now all that's left is for Dose to get on and release an album.
The Upbeats have recently released a new Album, Primitive Techniques - and if you don't know who The Upbeats are and need some convincing on their new album, check out this recent review in NZ Musician http://www.nzmusician.co.nz/index.php/ps_pagename/album/pi_albumid/2120..Read the full post..
I recall when this mix came out, it was a huge deal for NZ drum and bass, because we got one of the biggest NZ DJs to have a mix with fresh and relevant tunes on the cover of a very popular Dance music magazine. I particulary remember going into the local barbers and hearing this play as the first time I had heard DnB of this sort outside of a club. Read on for the link and biggups a legend, 48 Sonic!..Read the full post..
One of my favourite Wellington DJ's is hanging up his headphones! It'll be a real pity to not have him behind the decks anymore, but he is going out in one last hurrah - Make sure to check out JMC's Final set - the 15th June @ Sandwiches.https://www.facebook.com/events/524834664221201/..Read the full post..
Fresh from SOM Music, is the 2nd full length album by TREi, kiwi producer of the highest calibre - titled 'Satellites'. Once again, this album is full of sick colaborations with leading vocalists and producers from within this country. You can purchase the album from iTunes or, you can download the lower quality version for a listen from SOM Musics website...Read the full post..
Geoff 'Presha' Wright is the reason many of us in New Zealand know what Drum and Bass is.
Now he is overseas and continuing to run his pride and joy label, Samurai Music. Pumping out quality release after quality release, he spoke to DnB Arena about running the label - including the top 10 Do's and Don'ts.
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..
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