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Caribou - 'Back Home' (The Upbeats Bootleg feat. Voices)

Caribou gets a nice rework here courtesy of The Upbeats. When left to their own devices, Wellington’s finest duo tend to land on the darker, dirtier, end of the spectrum – but the music they’ve released under the… 266 more words


Outlook 2015 Lineup - 1st Announcement!

Those with their fingers on the pulse will already be aware of this, but for anyone who missed it the first lineup announcement for Outlook 2015 is out! 80 more words

Drum & Bass

SSXUB: On Mudita and Colla-bro-ation

Mudita: the Buddhist concept of joy; especially sympathetic or vicarious joy, the pleasure that comes from delighting in other people’s well-being.

I’m not a basshead. Most of my exposure to bass music comes via friends who make it, people who I delight in seeing happy and productive and able to make a living off their art and creativity. 225 more words



Lorin Ashdon, better known by his alias Bassnectar has been a figurehead of the dubstep genre and electronic music as a whole since his first album was released way back in the dark ages of 2001. 813 more words


The Upbeats - Rituals EP [Blackout Music]

Black Sun Empire’s Blackout Music imprint is steadily establishing itself as one of the premier sources of up front dancefloor neurofunk and their latest EP from The Upbeats proves no exception to that rule with five huge tracks including a collab with InsideInfo featuring some tasty LFO modulations and a nicely swung beat. 54 more words

Drum & Bass

Audio!!! - My Top 5 of April

Here are my hot 5 tracks that cannot keep my ears away from.

1. Versa – ‘Wanderlust’

Previously emo rock outfit, ‘VersaEmerge’, the band changed the name after latest list of departed memebers fell away and creating a new electronica sound.   302 more words