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..
Time to bump this series back again - massive shout out to Tonic for sending me this cracking mix. Have had it on rotation for the last few days since I received it - techy teased goodness.
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DDog - a wellington drum and bass institution, has come forth with a tune packed mix for your listening pleasure. Filled with plenty of cracking new tunes and a couple of oldies, this one is worth a repeat listen. Read on for the tracklist and download link...Read the full post..
Time for a mix that is deep, dark and heavy. Mixed by a bassdrop resident Noise Enthusiast, UKNW, this mix is full of gems that are not often heard in more mainstream sets. Do not sleep on this...Read the full post..
One of wellingtons most solid DJ crews, the Frederick Crew, have been putting out a series of mixes over the last month or two, and here is their third installment. Mixed by the always dapper Legoman, this mix features a bit of the old, a bit of the new and plenty of the amazing. Download here, and read on for the tracklist and for links to the previous mixes.....Read the full post..
State of Mind have released their recent Homegrown live set free to the world, and this is easily the Bassdrop Mix of the Week.
Their set was hosted by MC Woody, and features many reworks of their most popular tracks, such as Real McCoy, MindSlicer and Back to the Jungle.
Head along to http://www.stateofmindnz.com/ to find the download, and of course check them out on facebook or twitter.
Flaw has done a delicious mix of Drums and Basses from '97.
"I decided that I should actually use some of the records in my spare room for once... so thought I might do some mixes in my limited spare time! Here is with a few tunes from 1997 that I pretty much love. No real planning apart from grabbing a few bits from that year... and it ended up being quite dark in the end - with a few exceptions!"
This week on Kongkast, we bring you one of the biggest Dubstep production trio from New Zealand - TRUTH (Deep Medi Musik, Disfigured Dubs, Aquatic Lab/ NZ )! A special Preview exclusive mix for their upcoming “FATMAN TOUR” soon to be experienced here in Hong Kong!
With releases on Deep Medi Musik, Disfigured Dubs and Aquatic Lab, Truth has made a big impact in the Dubstep scene with their bassline riddims.
Their music has been supported by some of the biggest names in the scene including Mala, Skream, Benga, Mary Anne Hobbs, Hijack, Joe Nice, Emalkay, DMZ & Goth Trad to name a few.
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Organik _ism_ness; aka Alison Harley and Harry Bretherton, is one of NewZealands most versatile drum and bass outfits having been based in Nelson, Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch throughout the last 5 years, producing many forms of drum and bass and dub their sound is distinct but ever changing...Read the full post..
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