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

KOAN Sound – Forgotten Myths EP | Name Your Price
Bass / Drum & Bass / Electronic

KOAN Sound – Forgotten Myths EP | Name Your Price

by Kyle Taylor | Too often is masterful percussion lost on electronic compositions. Frequently producers can be heard compromising, relying on the same simple beat patterns we’ve all heard time and time again. It’s this very phenomenon, though, that makes a track or release incredibly special when the artist behind it puts the time into refining … Continue reading

KOAN Sound – “Strike” | Forgotten Myths EP Debut Single
Bass / Electronic / Glitch

KOAN Sound – “Strike” | Forgotten Myths EP Debut Single

by Kyle Taylor | They’re back. A few weeks ago the Bristol duo KOAN Sound put out news of their newest release, the Forgotten Myths EP. After dropping the full EP preview last week, KOAN Sound is now back with the EP’s debut single, “Strike”. The single showcases plenty of the glitch-infused percussion we’ve come to expect and love … Continue reading

Opiuo – “Meraki Remixed” | featuring KOAN Sound, Russ Liquid, DJ Vadim, Mr Bill & More
Bass / Future Bass / Glitch-Hop/Electro Soul / Jazz/Funk

Opiuo – “Meraki Remixed” | featuring KOAN Sound, Russ Liquid, DJ Vadim, Mr Bill & More

by Kyle Taylor As if this album wasn’t already funky enough. This release really needs no introduction. Opiuo‘s been reaching eardrums worldwide with his smooth, groovy, funked-out sound for years now. His latest album, “Meraki”, was more than a plentiful serving of his rippling weirdness, but this remix album should certainly fill out your plate. With … Continue reading

KOAN Sound x Culprate x Asa x Sorrow – “Mosaic” | FREE DL [DONATE!!]
Bass / Electronic

KOAN Sound x Culprate x Asa x Sorrow – “Mosaic” | FREE DL [DONATE!!]

by Kyle Taylor Some people like to celebrate November for its justification of growing out facial hair. However, the month appeals to me for an entirely different reason: Movember. The Inspected series began in 2012 with a release from KOAN Sound, Culprate, Gemini & Asa. These epic collaborations have become an annual recurrence ever since, with all proceeds from … Continue reading

KOAN Sound – Dynasty EP [Electronic//Bass]
Downtempo/Minimal / Drum & Bass / Dubstep/Drumstep / Electronic / Glitch-Hop/Electro Soul / Jazz/Funk

KOAN Sound – Dynasty EP [Electronic//Bass]

Earlier this year KOAN Sound knocked their listeners off our feet with their mighty new Sanctuary EP, which exposed a side of KOAN Sound we have yet to see. The EP took on strong melodic elements which were applied through downtempo, dubstep and drum & bass in a way never before heard. Of course, most are probably familiar … Continue reading

KOAN Sound – “Lost in Thought” (Second Dynasty EP Single) [Breaks//Electronic]
Electronic / Jazz/Funk

KOAN Sound – “Lost in Thought” (Second Dynasty EP Single) [Breaks//Electronic]

It’s time to get back to that journey. With the rapidly approaching release of the Dynasty EP, we are also rapidly getting more and more eager. It’s hard not too though when KOAN Sound is doing such an amazing job of helping us get excited for the release. After teasing our tastebuds with the full EP preview, they … Continue reading