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.
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..
The Way of the Samurai is the newest LP to come out of NZ Drum and Bass, and to celebrate its release - Samurai Music and Bassdrop is holding a great competition to giveaway copies of the CD, the LPs vinyl samplers and some other goodies...Read the full post..
In less than two years, Samurai Music has established itself as a force to be reckoned with, not just in New Zealand music, but in the worldwide drum & bass scene. Following eight successful single releases, ‘Way of the Samurai' is the label's first album project. The compilation stays true to the label's ethos of featuring predominantly New Zealand artists with eight of the 12 contributions from local or ex-pat producers. With a high level of quality control, this collection provides a great showcase of the strength of New Zealand's place in the global scene...Read the full post..
Joachim has a chat with New Zealand Drum and Bass don DJ Presha about his involvement in the establishment of a Drum and Bass scene in New Zealand and his record label Samurai Music.
For more info on Samurai Music including audio from the upcoming Way of the Samurai LP/ CD check:
Well, the big event this week (ignoring the US election) is the opening of New Zealands newest Drum and Bass record store, the 'Samurai Store'...Read the full post..
The first release from brand new NZ based Drum and Bass label, Samurai Music, is now in stores. The 10" release of 'True Stories' backed with 'Lonely Planet', comes with full artwork and colour vinyl. This label is sure to be a huge boost to NZ's already thriving Drum and Bass production output. Click on more to see more info...Read the full post..
On the eve of the launch of his new label, Samurai Music, Matt Searle puts a few questions past NZ drum and bass scene veteran, DJ Presha. Topping things off with an exclusive upfront mix for the bassdrop massive, the interview covers everything from the current state of Drum and Bass to his taste in Thrash Metal. Catch Presha playing at the Wellington launch party this Friday, 28th September, at Sandwiches.
As reported below, Jayji has cemented himself in the top 8 to compete in the Rumble in the Jungle final in Wellington, alongside Kraft, from the Future Sound of Dunedin crew. This week, Rumble in the Jungle shifts its focus to Auckland, where the next 2 finalists will be decided. Remember, show some support for the sponsors by heading to www.rumblejungle.co.nz and checking out the sponsors links...Read the full post..
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