Premiere: Sun People – Like You Do

Today’s premiere comes from Sun People who brings us a storming new cut from their brand new EP on Leipzig experimental imprint Defrostatica. Driving 4×4 kicks and an array of skittering percussion power the tune along with dark bass vibrations and floaty high end all adding to the sense of high energy hypnosis. Wicked vibe! Look for this one coming Dec 18th on vinyl and digital…

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Premiere: Chu Hi – Yuzu Hi

Hyperactive rave shenanigans on today’s premiere – hoovers, stabs, euphoric piano and breakbeats a plenty on this one! Chu Hi sees Calculon and Lil Kevo 303 teaming up for a maximum energy dancefloor destruction, teleporting the sounds of 90s rave into 2020 with a massive bang! Look for this via The Dreamers from Dec 7th exclusively on Beatport.


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Premiere: Anomie – What You Gonna Do About It

Sydney artist Anomie lands in our premiere spotlight today with a track fusing rave, jungle, hip-hop and halftime beat patterns for a slice of detailed, high energy experimentalism. Deliciously wonky vibes! Look out for this coming via Inna Riddim from Aug 28th.

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Premiere: Soul Defiance – Love Story

Soul Defiance is in the Dojo hotseat for today’s premiere with a wicked new cut taken from Locked Up Music’s Inmates Vol. 2 compilation. Blending light and dark to great effect, there are notes of old school in the vocals and the hypnotic bleep melody set against heavy hitting drums and growling bass. Big one for the dancefloor! Look out for the release dropping Nov 18th at all the usual outlets…

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Premiere: Necrotype – It’s U

Necrotype channels old school hardcore and jungle on today’s premiere as we present a nostalgia-tinged cut from his new EP for Metta Sonic! Feel-good amen vibes a-plenty! Look for this coming Nov 2nd at digital stores…

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Premiere: Rinino – Loverdose

The mysterious Rinino lands on The Dreamers for a sick new EP of raved up beats and we’ve got the exclusive on Loverdose! Bringing together heavy hitting halftime claps, skittering fills and a wonky lead hook, this is frenetic and intoxicating! Check out the release for three more wavy bangers, coming Sep 2nd at all the usual stores…

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Premiere: Onism Qi – ’96 Dreamer

Quentin Hiatus, Thomas B and Ghast return with their occasional collab alias Onism Qi this month and they’ve got a host of treats coming via Translation Recordings. ’96 Dreamer is their ode to the classic sounds of early rave music, building suspense with ethereal synth work on the intro before dropping into an electrifying assault of chopped amens and rave stabs. Massive tune! Look for this one coming Aug 16th at all good digital stores…

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Premiere: Quantum Mechanix – Let The Drums Take You

Quantum Mechanix are posied to drop their debut LP for Nurtured Beatz so naturally we had to snap up a premiere! Let The Drums Take You builds up with the ravey euphoria and an infectious vocal hook before dropping into a dirty tech roller punctuated with amen fills…wicked little tune! Watch out for the LP coming Aug 2nd…don’t sleep on this one.

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Premiere: Samurai Breaks – Listen Up

Halogen Music x Samurai Breaks…can’t argue when one of our favourite artists releases on one of our favourite labels can you? Breakbeat jungle badness is the order of the day here, keeping it crispy with some tasty vocal chops and infectious siren hooks maintaining the temperature. Yes yes! This one drops May 27th at all the usual stores.

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DNB Dojo Mix Series 83: Calculon

US experimental beatsmith Calculon is in our mix series hotseat today, serving up a wicked selection of raved up halftime, footwork infused bangers and jungle-tinged melters. Dancefloor flavours and all sorts of wickedness, plus watch out for beats from the man himself including his new single with Dave Owen & Jaybee which is out now on None60.

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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