Infrasound 2016 Artist Spotlight #5: Joker | Plus New Release: The Phoenix EP [Kapsize Recordings]
Artist Spotlight / Bass / Electronic / Music / News

Infrasound 2016 Artist Spotlight #5: Joker | Plus New Release: The Phoenix EP [Kapsize Recordings]

by Kyle Taylor | This one goes out to all the true bass heads; to all of you who dig deep and really evaluate with your ears; that never take music for granted; that are always pursuing the latest progressions. Joker might not be new to the plate, but his insight into bass music is nothing short of … Continue reading

Infrasound 2016 Artist Spotlight #2 & Album Review: K.L.O. (Kursa, Lone Drum, & Osmetic) – Acid Scratch [Colony Productions]
Album Review / Bass / Electronic / Glitch / Hip-Hop (Instrumental)

Infrasound 2016 Artist Spotlight #2 & Album Review: K.L.O. (Kursa, Lone Drum, & Osmetic) – Acid Scratch [Colony Productions]

by Kyle Taylor | If you have a set of ears that just demands the most peculiar of beats and contorted of sounds, then allow Kursa, Lone Drum, and Osmetic to deliver the goods. Coming together for the new album Acid Scratch under the title K.L.O. the trio is quite punctually bringing a new standard to the world of twisted bass noise. It … Continue reading

Ludge – Anomalous [Mixtape]
Bass / Dubstep/Drumstep / Electronic / Jungle/Drum & Bass

Ludge – Anomalous [Mixtape]

by Kyle Taylor | We like to consider New Jersey producer Ludge pretty close to the Funkadelphia movement, but we still never know what to expect from this kid. Out of nowhere comes this fresh new mixtape, chopped full of weird breaks, ambient and atmospheric synthesizers, interludes, full-length tracks, and all the Ludge weirdness we love. The new … Continue reading

Digital Ethos – “Skynet” [Aspire Higher] | FREE DL
Electronic / Future Bass / Glitch / Hip-Hop (Instrumental)

Digital Ethos – “Skynet” [Aspire Higher] | FREE DL

by Kyle Taylor | Back from the sands of grime is Digital Ethos. His new tune, “Skynet”, is a gritty, and deeply bass-infused breaks track that takes a contortionist approach to future bass music. Implementing staggered percussion, battered with glitch flares, the sound design of the track at times feel much like listening to white noise with … Continue reading

Fishtown Beats – While the Smoke Rings Rise EP | FREE DL
Electro Soul / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental) / Jazz/Funk

Fishtown Beats – While the Smoke Rings Rise EP | FREE DL

by Kyle Taylor | The latest from Philadelphia’s own Fishtown Beats has me in good spirits. I’ll put a stamp of the Funkadelphia guarantee that this new album is sure to bring you the same bliss. Reminiscent of everything from RJD2 and Blockhead to Herbie Hancock and even earlier Gramatik, it’s a familiar and warmly comfortable realm somewhere hovering between hip … Continue reading

KOAN Sound x Culprate x Asa x Opiuo – “If You Hadn’t” | Movember, Donate
Bass / Electronic

KOAN Sound x Culprate x Asa x Opiuo – “If You Hadn’t” | Movember, Donate

by Kyle Taylor | It’s that special time of year again. In the effort to raise funds for men’s health awareness, UK bass scientists KOAN Sound, Culprate & Asa have teamed up once again. This marks the fourth consecutive year in which the three have collaborated on a delicately layered and progressing electronic production. After collaborating in the past with Gemini, Reso, … Continue reading