Drum And Bass

1991 – ‘Mayk Yu Myne’

1991 is probably the most talked about new artist in drum and bass of the last few months stateside, but the waves he’s been making in the UK and …

Your EDM Premiere: Total Science – ‘What I Need’ releases 11/17 as Part of ‘Classified V3’ EP [CIA]

Total Science’s Computer Integrated Audio Recordings (CIA) are following up their massively successful release of new artist Riya’s <i>Hurt Heals</i> EP with …

Premiere: Chevals delivers soulful drum and bass with 'Wizzard Drums'

Preparing for its second release featuring Chevals, the Brooklyn-based imprint HOMAGE shares a free download of the soulful drum and bass belter …

Music

Watch: Icicle reveals his live setup

A predominant force within the drum and bass community, Icicle a.k.a. Jereon Snik, is the man behind a wide array of hit records including 2011’s …

Electronic Music

Hideout has a lineup primed for huge summer moments under Croatian sunshine

With an unquestionable reputation as the leading electronic music event of the summer, Hideout is once again delivering the goods with a bumper first …

Music

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 13

<i>Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from</i> DA <i>music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter.</i> <i>With a taste that can only be described as</i> …

Dexter

6 types of remix explained

<b>What, exactly, is a remix? The concept is simple: transform an existing track into a new version somehow! Creatively speaking, this can range from</b> …

Run-D.M.C.

Is Misanthrop the Frank Sinatra of Drum and Bass? The Former Neuro Stalwart Talks About His ‘Blurred’ EP and How He Did it “My Way”

Since his game-changing self-titled LP in late 2016, Misanthrop has been on the quiet side in terms of releases. In addition to <i>Misanthrop,</i> he and his …

Music

Simon Bassline Smith and DJ Fresh Answer 10 Questions Everyone Wants to Know About the New I

Much of the drum and bass world was shocked this week when the announcement was made that a new huge drum and bass playlist would be appearing on …

Music

Flite Soars With "We Are One" Debut On Monstercat - Noiseporn

Flite is a taking to the skies to allow his career to soar. The US-based producer lifted off in 2011 and quickly gained momentum around the world. …

Electronic Music

Features | Bill Laswell Interviewed: Bass. How Low Can You Go?

Prior to his appearance at Montreux Jazz Festival, John Doran caught up with Bill Laswell in New York and uncovered some surprising information about …

Jazz

LUCIANBLOMKAMP makes polarizing musical transitions with the first volume of "Sick of What I Don't Understand"

After gifting us with the Rromarin assisted single "Nothing" which served as a precursor to Part 1 of his Sick of What I Don’t Understand album …

Music

Hospitality in the Park review: a tribute to the dirty British bassline

As someone who managed to come down to Hospitality last year, the festival has since been like a well-kept secret. Tube stations are open as normal …

Finsbury Park

Songs We Love: Nic Fanciulli, 'Resistance (Feat. Audion)'

Nic Fanciulli knows writer's block. Already an established DJ when he began making music more than a decade ago, he used pseudonyms like Skylark and Buick Project (collaborations with engineer Andy Chatterley) out of fear that his own works weren't up to snuff. Not even a Grammy nomination for his …

Music

17 things you'll only know if you are or have ever been a student at UWE

Bristol - one of the best university cities in the country. From night life, to festivals, there is so much to explore and it's highly unlikely you …

Electronic Music

Monthly Spins: October 2017

I had no idea starting this month that my favorite discoveries would turn out to fit under the "jazz" classification, nor that so many would turn out …

Audiophile

Beastie Respond - Information City

How does digital media affect us? <i>Information City</i>, Tobias Hjørnet Pedersen's second album as Beastie Respond, ponders this question. It's inspired by …

Music

Ted Kamal rules, and his insane drum and bass-inspired rap edits prove it

Buckle up.<p>Who are they?<p><b>Name:</b> Ted Kamal<b><br>Role:</b> A U.K. garage- and drum and bass-inspired producer and DJ making nutso edits of your favorite rap and R&B …

Music

photographing a secret hippie utopia on the british coast

Every summer for the past 25 years, a community of free spirits has come together at a remote, closely guarded location in the East of England for a spiritual six-week-long gathering. Photographer Lucy Ridgard shares images from a summer by the dunes.<p>Parts of East Anglia, on Britain's rump, still …

Electronic Music

PREMIERE: The Seaport & The Airport vent their artistic frustration in glitchy new hit Two Trick Pony

By way of <b>Perfect Hair Records</b> comes the latest from NZ/Sydney based producer <b>The Seaport & The Airport</b>. Filled with crackling, glitchy undertones, <i>Two</i> …

Music (Australia)

Greg Fox’s Cyborg Drum Compositions Feel Impossible

The New York musician's new record 'The Gradual Progression' finds him using new technology walk the tightrope between man and machine.<p>Greg Fox has referred to his current drum setup as "magical," which sounds hyperbolic until you see it in action. Sitting behind a acoustic kit set up in the …

Music

Rihanna's Skintight Dirtbike Chic Includes High-Heeled Flip-Flops. What to Do?

Here, a dilemma: Rihanna is about as interesting a fashion icon as currently exists. Included in that is her willingness to set trends via daring …

Weedsday Playlist: Pachecos Presents 5 Songs for Your Next Smoke Sesh

Pachecos are a unique line of premium handcrafted smokes comprised entirely of sustainably grown artisanal flower from Eco Firma Farms. These …

Music

How to make analog bass sounds in RAZOR

Released just over five-years ago, the REAKTOR ensemble created in tandem with Berlin producer Errorsmith, has become the leading tool in generating …

Kabuki on decoding classic breaks

Alongside dBridge, he’s been the driving force behind the latest in the MASCHINE Expansions series, DECODED FORMS, featuring re-recorded iconic drum …

Watch the Full VFILES Runway 9 Show

Shining the spotlight on the most promising emerging designers.<p>VFILES held its ninth fashion show during New York Fashion Week2018 at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, giving the stage to emerging design talents JunJie Yang, Louis Pileggi, INXX and Christian Stone. This season’s affair brought together …

For Men

Alis’s New Songs Are Blessed And Billowing Drum And Bass

“Sai / Strong” drops August 25 on Infinite Machine.<p>Berlin-based producer and RBMA alum Alis is following up her 2016 album <i>Corporeal</i> with a new double …

Music

Creating Liquid Drum and Bass Grooves

<b>INTRODUCTION</b><p>Drum & Bass is a very dynamic genre. It has evolved so much since the 90’s but is still grounded in acoustic elements. In this blog, I …

Guitar

Sad news: London's Tube to get full 4G coverage by 2019

Take a trip to London, and you’ll inevitably ride the iconic Underground train network. It’s unique insofar as it’s almost entirely isolated from the outside world. No phone signals are powerful enough to penetrate through the ground and bedrock, to where the rolling stock lies.<p>Riding it outside of …

UK Home Office

Watch Macklemore Pledge to Get a 'Dick Ring' in Tour Announcement Video

Rapper uses campy bow-and-arrow routine to unveil North American Gemini Tour<p>Macklemore announced his North American Gemini Tour with a unique …

Music