MANI FESTO – SLEEPLESS IN WEST NORWOOD
Following his well-received debut on Low Battery, Club Glow member Mani Festo returns to the Shall Not Fade fold with a hugely impressive entry on their white label series. Here we find the London-based artist expanding on his ruthless, breaks-heavy sound and enter techno territories to sensational effect. Listen / Buy
BUKEZ FINEST – JUPITER / SIR HISS – DANNY UZI VERT (BUKEZ FINEZT REMIX)
German Dubstep maestro Bukez Finezt makes his eagerly anticipated debut on Manchester-based label Infernal Sounds as he flips Sir Hiss’s modern classic Danny Uzi Vert, originally released on the label in 2018, to devasting effect. It also comes equipped with weighty & wonky new track Jupiter on the flip. Buy/listen.
FLOWDAN X ABSTRAKT SONANCE – ANTISOCIAL EP
Grime pioneer Flowdan & Canadian ‘140’ producer Abstrakt Sonance combine once again for their third collaborative EP on Flowdan’s Spentshell imprint. This time they lower the tempo and deepen the style, with both on top form. Also comes with wicked remixes from UK Funky legend Roska & Deep Dark & Dangerous affiliate ColtCuts. Buy/listen.
PEAKY BEATS & PAPA NUGS – PBR006
Peaky Beats‘ eponymous label returns with a brand new release and this time it sees the Leeds-based artist team up with fellow Leeds producer Papa Nugs. A truly heavy EP which showcases a broad cross-section of styles within the 2-step framework, expect dark & grimy, deep and soulful and a 140bpm banger complete with half-time switch-ups! Listen / Buy.
THUGWIDOW & BRUISED SKIES – BLIMEY
SHERELLE & NAINA’s Hooversound Recordings welcome Thugwidow & Bruised Skies for the label’s 12th release. A true lesson in breakbeat science, the EP presents both producers masterfully blending strains of Jungle, Ambience & Techno and comes with massive remixes from both Denham Audio & Response. Buy/listen.
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