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‘Underground Sonics’ achieves timeless sound

“Critical Music Presents: Underground Sonics” is a compilation that keeps my soul on tempo with Afrika Bambaataa while looking for the perfect beat.

The Drum & Bass album contains 18 tracks featuring a collection of artists including Emperor, The Upbeats, Phace and the recently formed trio Ivy Lab, to name a few. 11 more words

Professional Work

The Upbeats & Ivy Lab - Pharaoh

I can’t stop playing this! As part of their first De-Evolution EP, the Upbeats have collaborated with the unstoppable Ivy Lab to produce this roller. With silky smooth drums and a deep rolling bassline, this is one for those long warm summer nights. Out now on Vision Recordings.


Track Of The Week: The Upbeats - The Furies

I seldom get an opportunity to write about drum and bass at length, perhaps because DJ culture can be so fickle when it comes to tastes, flavours and preferences, and more likely down to how these articles are written, that focus draws upon producers and a stand out track of theirs, leaving the door open to do further investigation if you so wish. 830 more words


Essential DNB: September (Part 1)

It’s that time again, the best of what I have received since last Month. With Noisia & the Upbeats, The Voss & NC-17, Current Value & Prolix ( a lot of collabs!!!!) BassBrothers, Kritix and more… 2,090 more words


Artist profile: Insideinfo

After his stunning release on Virus with Mefjus and the Upbeats, I spoke with Insideinfo about his plans…which include an album forthcoming and maybe something else a bit special! 781 more words