Is the DJ or the Mud Making That Noise? – Infrasound Music Festival 2016 Recap
Events / News

Is the DJ or the Mud Making That Noise? – Infrasound Music Festival 2016 Recap

by Kyle Miller | Infrasound Music Festival has proven itself, yet again, to be the holy ground of bass music. With a new location being pounded on by four straight days of rain, “Infraswamp” (as it quickly came to be known as this year) became a goopy, foggy, sludge fest, which- in retrospect- perfectly accompanied the deep, … 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

Des McMahon – “A Darker Shade” | FREE DL
Bass / Drum & Bass / Dubstep/Drumstep / Music

Des McMahon – “A Darker Shade” | FREE DL

by Kyle Taylor | Another fresh new tune from another local favorite, this new one called “A Darker Shade” comes to us from Philadelphia producer Des McMahon. With a long-standing history in production and rapidly growing resume and repertoire of tunes, McMahon has quickly made his ascension on to the bass scene, worldwide. With a darkly … Continue reading

Album Review: Tipper – It’s Like EP [Additech Records]
Bass / Drum & Bass / Dubstep/Drumstep / Glitch-Hop

Album Review: Tipper – It’s Like EP [Additech Records]

by Kyle Taylor | What can you really say about Tipper? When we get right down to it, Dave Tipper’s music is so refined and- let’s face it- almost, if not definitely, alien in some form, that putting together words to try to encompass the sheer beauty of experimentation that occurs within his productions is a … Continue reading

RVLVR & Johnathan Thomas – “Resolve” | FREE DL
Electronic / Jungle/Drum & Bass

RVLVR & Johnathan Thomas – “Resolve” | FREE DL

by Kyle Taylor | Philadelphia is unleashing its might this week in full force. In the long list of local releases is this tribal new collaboration from Philly producer RVLVR and Knoxville based Johnathan Thomas. The single, “Resolve” has a throwback jungle beat that’s heavily reliant on organic percussion. It’s just so hard to resist bongos. The two musicians continue … Continue reading