Premiere: Khords – Sunday View (feat. Burns)

Context Audio take things a bit less rolling than usual for their latest VA release, delving into the realms of halftime, autonomic and experimental 170. Today’s premiere comes from that release; Khords teams up with the mysterious Burns for an evocative journey through sparse drum rhythms and dubbed out sounds. Hit up the Context Audio Bandcamp to grab the Per Ardua II LP right now; all other stores follow on Mar 13th.

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Q&A: Grym [Onset Audio]

Seattle-based imprint Onset Audio have carved quite a niche over the past 12 years, leading the charge of deep, dark and experimental music on the fringes of the 170 spectrum. The label drop their two-hundredth release next month so we thought it was high time for a chat with label boss Grym about the release and all things OA…

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Premiere: Dominic Ridgway – Stand In, Stand Out

Ronin Ordinance release possibly their most varied compilation to date in the form of Genso Vol. 2 later this month, and we’re very please to have the exclusive on Dominic Ridgway’s ethereal new track Stand In, Stand Out. Skittering halftime beat patterns and a beautiful collection of soft melodies make this one a hypnotic, spaced out ride on the deep side of 170. Check it out, and look for the album coming December 13th.

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Premiere: Tellus – Shimmering Valley

Tellus is in our premiere spotlight today with a cut taken from his forthcoming Landscapes EP for Locked Concept. Shimmering Valley is rich in texture and atmosphere, with reverb-laden percussion and cinematic synth-work taking centre stage; definitely one for the armchair rather than the dancefloor. Watch out for the EP coming December 14th…

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DNB Dojo Mix Series 98: Jaskin & Uneven

Bristol-based production duo Jaskin & Uneven celebrate their recent EP for None60 with a new mix for DNB Dojo! Blending plenty of their own music with dubs from the None60 crew and cuts from the likes of Dominic Ridgway, Lewis James and Mauoq, this is a deep journey through the more experimental side of 170BPM music. Perfect Friday listening!

As always you can check out the mix via Soundcloud below or head to Youtube or iTunes to stream. You can also grab a download from Google Drive.

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Premiere: Banzulu – Gulfstream

Hypnotic business from Banzulu on today’s premiere; None60 continue their impressive run of leftfield 170 releases and we’re very pleased to have the premiere of Gulfstream for your ears! Quirky sampling, shuffling breaks and twinkling melodic touches give definition to a tune that defies genre pigeon-holing. Check it out, and hit up the None60 Bandcamp for preorders ahead of release on Nov 22nd.

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Premiere: Dissident – Graviton

Dissident lands on re:st for today’s premiere, showcasing an ultra-deep sound, blending elements of dub, techno and halftime D&B for an etheral, rippling journey through some of the most spaced out 170 business you’re likely to hear this year. Look for this coming on vinyl and digital as part of a split EP with Owl, out May 17th…

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Premiere: Subminimal – Disrupt

Icelandic producer Subminimal returns to Ortem this month with another top notch EP and we’re hyped to have the exclusive on Disrupt! Starting out with deep, trippy halftime vibes before progressing into hard amen chopping badness…wicked stuff. Look out for the EP coming March 15th at Bandcamp with all other stores following two weeks later.

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Premiere: Yoofee – Visualize

Berlin label Through These Eyes are back with another top quality limited run vinyl release with young producer Yoofee at the controls. Treading in the footsteps of experimental luminaries like Sam Binga and Om Unit, this one combines retro jungle influences with a healthy dollop of grime for a fantastic fusion of new and old. Serious riddim! Watch out for this coming Oct 26th via the TTE Bandcamp…

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