Featured below is a playlist of tracks taken from 55 current releases in pretty much all fields of dance/bass music
Starting with the Breakbeat Disco funk of Discotron’s remix for Audio Jacker then moving into some bassy house beats from Black Girl/White Girl & Skapes. Next up is Sub Slayers new release by Rony Blue and produced by King Yoof, amazing voice and top class production on this infectious summery Reggae Bass tune.
Also in the playlist is Bobby Harvey’s new track for 18 099 Records remixed by RyKy, wait for the drop on this beaut!! The Detroit Project take us back to.. well Detroit of course with their new release on Sweep The Floor, ravey!!!
Sirmo’s ‘Take The Shot’ is a dark injection of bass taken from their new EP on Low Pitched Records. The very tasty Gawp Dub is next taken from Bang Tidy’s new one for Night6 Shift Sound. How about a bit of Techno courtesy of the Divide remix of Eddie Amador ‘Crazy’ out now on Freakin909
We’re a bit late posting this one but better late than never, we wouldn’t want you to miss out on sanXero’s retake of the classic ‘Rescue Me’ originally sang by Debbie Malone. Keeping on that classic tip how about this great remix of ‘Let The Music Play’ by Angelo Scalici (Free Download)
Somewhere between Speed Garage, House & Techno is Bodhi ‘Groove’ from their new EP on W&O Street Tracks. We move from House to Dark Jungle in Liquid Alliance ‘Hazme Sonar’ on Ravenoyz Recordings. We jump straight back into the uplifting party vibes after that with Tali Muss ‘Summer Vibes’ (Free Download)
Dots Per Inch Ft Bia want to ‘Fix You’ with some infectious vocal deep house. Gordon John joins Traxsource chart topping label Hedonistic with a tough funky chugger with 303 stabs ‘While It Spins’. Gray & AN;RO tell us to ‘Respect Your Girl’ with a great Nu Disco/Deep House crossover track as part of the new Sleazy Deep compilation.
Some firing snarling DnB from DJ Ransome next. ‘Creepy Crawlies’ packs in the atmosphere and intense basslines for an addictive roller. On the Jungle tip The Freestylers remix RDX ‘Pull Up Selecta’ for a tasty free download. Ground Mass unveils sister imprint Air Mass with a great EP of dark tribal experimental sounds at 160BPM from Beatnok. Future Wildstyle have a free 2 track EP of growling 130BPM Jungle Breaks you should snap up quick, it’s a free download too
We’re about halfway through now with an amazing track by Basic Forces, deep melodic DnB up for a free download. Osk Kosh remakes rave anthem ‘Rockin’ Down The House’ into a firing shot of Ragga Jungle/Breakcore as part of ‘The Brext Episode EP’ on Jigsore Digital. Moving back into House/Techno realms we have a thumper of a track by Hutchy on Articulate Sound. From thumpers to more soulful sounds thanks to Subsound & Strutter with a lovely free track.
Hard drums and bubblin’ angry bass. It can only be INKPHET’s new EP on Viral Mental full of crunching dark dark DnB beats. Need to cool down after that? Raphasosyk has the medicine for your ears Deep House style with ‘Broken Clock Melody’ on afrika motion. Matthias Leisegang follows with undoubtedly one of the best tracks of 2016. That’s right, you heard it, one of the best. ‘My Body’ comes with incredible remixes, it’s a underground anthem and out now on DRUM Records
More gorgeous House Music next via Muskox Records, Marco Colomba & Beth. ‘Slow Heart Beat’ is a scintillating track with guitar licks, deep bass and slapping beats not to mention stunning vocals. Time for some pianos now, Stuart Ojelay serves up the summer goodness with ‘Don’t Let Go’. Electrik Cat features next with ‘WTF’ from their new EP on In The Loop, a big slice of Ghetto House with heavy stabs, pounding beats and Hip Hop vox.
Next is 3 tracks currently out on the Future Follower imprint from Jubley, Skuvlow & Gribzy. As always it’s cutting edge bass music sounds the likes you will not hear anywhere else. House action again with the next track in the playlist. Roog ‘Buzzin’ taken from their new EP on Simma Black is a perfect speaker teaser. Hott Like Detroit ‘Paradise’ follows taken from their new release on Audio Rehab, A nice combo of tough drums and jazzy chords.
Vanilla Ace takes a famous sax lick and fashions it into a great club anthem called ‘Gee’. Luke Davidson drops some lushious deep and soulful house sounds with ‘Honey Come’ featuring vocals from Brooke davis out now on Myriad Black. Out now on Amplified Records is Martin Hellfritzsch’s new release of which featured is the deep dubby chugger ‘Hustle’
Kideko & George Kwali’s ‘Crank gets a vocal makeover which only adds to the instant appeal. Next up a trio of tracks from recent output on the Country Club Disco imprint. Garage House with a tropical vibe from MRJ’s new LP. The elegance of Chicago and toughness of detroit combined on a bouncey number from Cleary. And just all round trippy brilliance from Eyes Everywhere.
Kowton strips Dusky’s ‘Sort It Out Sharon’ to the bone but keeps the dark rave hazy intensity of the original. VEB takes us on a progressive romantic ride of DnB to kick back to on Viral Mental. From hazy keys at 174bpm to towering techno from Leo Lipolis on Konneqt with a commanding vocal. And from full on Techno to a slapping funky house track from Sakke taken from their new EP on motion recs.
Some Latin heat from Swindle precedes strong peaking tech house from Drift supported by the likes of Brandon Block and custom built for rocking the white isle. Bando & Jorgie revisit the true House sound with a rocking NuSkool house number with awesome spoken word vocals
Unified Audio’s Year 2 compilation is out now featuring deep musical visions of the minds of some of Bass music’s finest such as Provoke whose track features in the playlist. Punk meets Synthwave meets Electronica for the electrifying current single by Jaguar Ma. We finish with a flourish including a huge techno track from the pioneer himself Mr Kevin Saunderson then 3 tracks on the Simma Black/Red imprints by artists whose very names scream high quality beats, namely Wax Worx, Martin Ikin & Lowsteppa. Hope you enjoyed this round up. Give the blog a share on Twitter, Facebook and your socials of choice
Big Bass Music from Fat Men At The Disco, Lupe Fuentes, M:Pathy and more!!!!
1.Fat Men At The Disco – Rollin’ With The G-House EP
A unique fusion of Bass House, tech House and UK Garage with subtle hints of 90’s rave, that’s this truly excellent EP by Fat Men At The Disco. 4 tracks of twisted funky beats out now on DRNCD!!!
2. Lupe Fuentes- Keep It Together EP
The house juggernaut Lupe Fuentes continues her awesome takeover of the tech house scene with an EP for Younan Music that epitomises dope and funky!!!! ‘Keep It Together’ and ‘My Crown’ are as fresh as it gets. Ghetto/tech house excellence with top remixes from Electronic Youth & Donnie Lowe/Dan
Cinematic dark DnB done to exceptional standards by M;Pathy. The Isolation EP out now on Terabyte records offers a 5 track journey of sheer trepidation. Deliciously dark and we love it!!!
4.Malachi – Stronger EP
Soulful, Tribal and epic. That’s Malachi’s new 2 track release on Simma Black. Driving synths and beats lead into melodic big room drops for the maximum effect, class!!!
5.Breaka – Parallels & Breaks
3 tracks of lively hybrid Jungle/Rave/Footwork by Breaka out now on Good Street Records. We love the elasticated synths, big rumbling bass and next level drum programming on this futuristic delight of a release
6.Acid AJ – I Don’t Know
Is it Green Velvet? No, it’s Acid AJ with a slice of pure Chicago House. wonderfully twisted from the dark acidic keys to the robot like vox. On remix duties Matt McLarrie commutes from the windy city to the big apple for some NY House vibes. A truly landmark release for the excellent 18 09 Records
7.Jean Jacques Smoothie feat Tara Busch – 2 people Remixes
Carneo Beats remixes disco/funky house classic ‘Two People’ keeping the vibe of the original while adding in some 206 house music flourish. A top release out right now on D Vine Sounds!!
8.Silverfox- Rude Boy Returns
The rudeboy don dada silverfox smashes through your speakers with some slammin’ Jackin House. Stripped back, thumping laser loaded house action, Get at this jnow!!!!
9.Silverfox – LDN BADMAN
Our second pick from Silverfox cos’ he’s a great producer. A fact proven by this funky blend of US Jackin House, Old Skool Hardcore/Jungle and shades of Garage. A real dreamy pounder of a tune
10.XplodMusiq- Secrets of the Synth
As the title suggests this absolute beaut of a track out now on afrika motion explores the world of the synth. Marching drums, classic house aesthetics and shimmering melodic synth mystical magic. XplodMusiq has crafted a work of art that you can dance to, genius
Featuring vocals from Parly B, Junior Dangerous, Cheshire Cat UK & Blackout ja, Selecta J-Man ‘Cease & Sekkle E.P’ out on Born On Road is a firebomb of slickly produced Jungle/DnB that will inject some serious voltage to the dance wherever dropped!!!
Shen FM- I’ll Wait
afrika motion continues to shine as a label with diverse house music like this wonder of a tune below by Shen FM, quite simply stunning
Bronx Cheer- Low Pass
Bronx Cheer return for ‘Low Pass’ another tasty house flava U.S underground style, we love this!!!
Melodymann – Flashback EP
Following solid releases for the likes of Hustler Trax, Melodymann blesses us with two house groovers on a label we love, the awesome Gents & Dandys, an imprint and a brand we associate with the absolute finest house music out there
Bobby Harvey ft BTNY ‘Handle Me’
Speaking of labels we love and underground house/techno, DRUM Records welcome Bobby Harvey who shares a great big slice of underground house in ‘Handle Me’ keeping awesome company with remixes from the likes of FGTN Toys and others, awesome!!!
Poupon – Touch Me
We’ve been touched and we’re lovin it!!! Poupon drops some saucy n dirty house flavaz with the bass loaded jackin ‘Touch Me’
Capone – Let’s See You Move
Capone takes us back to 94/95 with a massive slab of uplifting breakbeat hardcore for Raveskool Recordings, when the vibes are this good, you’ll be coming back for more!!!
Paul Cronin- Kim K’s Boobs Out
The hardcore captain stops off at 1992 and gives his signature crunchy manic take on a clasic from the golden era, ssssssshh!!! Bit naughty this one but oh my is it a banger!!!
The bass o meter is off the scale today. We’ve got some awesome House, Bass n Breaks for you. All these tracks are out in the download stores, most have buy links in the soundcloud players, otherwise just google their names, lets proceed……..
Alex Agore- What U Need
What a truly talented producer Alex Agore is and how awesome is his new 4 track EP for Closer To Truth. What we love about this EP is the attention to detail, the uplifting bumpy vibes and classic garage sound updated for 2016
Jeromy Nail- Farewell Dialogue
Featuring remixes from the likes of Jay Tripwire, Jeromy Nails’ ‘Farewell Dialogue’ is a brilliant slice of dubby techno/tech house with deep deep vibes!!
Pud & Dan – Tear The Club Down/Ghetto Blaster
Highly Swung Records keep bringing the good good bass and what a hefty dose we get with Pud & Dans’ club smashing rolex wearing stylin n profilin 2 tracker, wooooo!!!! Proper Bass Garage bizznizz just the way we love it!!!
Hansgod- Etheric Bells EP [DETONE]
Taken from a wonderful deeper than deep EP of dreamy techno out now on Detone
Ovis – Click Clack EP
And for our weekly dose of all things Simma Black n Red, Ovis leads the way with a 3 tracker that’s a firm favourite of ours. This is the absolute definition of gangsta house, ruthlessly stripped back techno style kick drums meet gangsta rap and bumpin house, click clack!!!
Animst – Simma Down EP
A tidy EP of tracks from Animist plus colabs with Moshun, our fave on here is the vocal mix of Thumpa which combines classic house diva vox with some thumpingly good beats!!!!
Gold Teeth – Drop Emma EP
Good vibes all round from Gold Teeth with a 3 tracker thats, well.. gold!!!
Bobby Harvey – Drop That
We like our beats phat, phunky n chunky and Bobby Harvey ‘Drop That’ satisfies all those bass needs and then some!!!
Jon Sweetname – Loretta EP
We love Myriad Black, an imprint that has carved a niche for quality deep underground house & techno. Jon Sweetname keeps up that niche with three tracks that will lock you in their captivating grooves
Amy Mcknight – Deep End
Amy McKnight has an amazing voice, her new track ‘Deep end’ features diverse and top notch remixes from DnB to Garage and we love this Polar Bears Can Dance remix in particular
B-liv – So High
Beta Rebels continue to push the boundaries of house and techno yet keep it club ready with a new release from B liv that is totally intense in the best posible way
Alex Aleman – Plastic House
Nothing plastic about Alex Alemans’ new track on MonkeyFish, it’s prime time Tech House that will send a rush down your spine!!!
Sam Sky & Tony Soul & Joris Dee – America
Rather like the S of A this track is deep, vast and full of shock and awe albeit in a positive way all down to the deeep griniding rhythmic vibes and cool spoken word vox. This one’s gonna heat up the white Isle nicely we think!!!
Amaar Baz Ft Whydee- Sugar
Onefold Records raise the bar with a great vocal club track from Amaar Baz Ft Whydee. ‘Sugar’ is one incredible tune, like so many before on the label it quite simply should get national airplay and cross over in a big way. Fact is you can’t keep a great label down especially one that perseveres and finds great tracks like this, oh and there is an awesome remix from Tempo Elektrik too, nuff said!!!
J Russell – Lovely
Lovely stuff from J Russel. Another top slice of underground house from motion recs UK, a label you need to get to know if you haven’t already, proof, awesome house heaters like this one!!
Corbo – Mission EP
2 swirling slices of funky underground techno/tech house from Corbo, here’s an artist to watch out for with two tracks to seriously wet your appetite
Adam Vyt takes Otter ‘Funk It Up’ and sundries it with a funky breaks remix straight outt Californai beach!!!! A massive track for breaks lovers and a sure fire heater for a long time to come, out now on Bad Habit Muzik
Ed 808 – Root Cause E.P
Future Junglistic bigness from Ed 808 on Audio Science, an EP filled with crisp amen break fueled heavy duty bass weightiness!!!
First there was the Panama papers now Dosage reveals ‘Panama Peppers’ it appears they and their associates at Saucy Recs have been harbouring offshore bass holdings but now have kindly redistributed these saucy bangers for public consumption, just go easy mind, there is LOT of bass here and high grade bass at that!!!
eSquire & Petch ‘Losing My Mind (Remixes)
How to make a huge club anthem even bigger? get the likes of Rare Candy & Co on the case for some classy vocal house shenanigans to lose your mind to!!!
DJOKO & Luca Secco – Solace Rhythm
When DJOKO is on the case you can expect nothing but the bumpiest most organ grinding and bassy house brilliance. Thier new track with Luca Secco is all that and then some plus massive remixes from Jeremy Juno & Dennis Quin
Golf Clap & Mike Millrain – Forget The Past
The brilliant Mike Millrain and Golf Clap unleash their conquering house anthem ‘Forget The Past’ with brand new remixes from Skapes and a 2 step re rub from Mike Millrain, big!!!!
Eskuche & Nu Sky- All We Do EP
Just one of the many things we love madly about this new EP on audio Rehab is a house rethink of the clasic ‘The Message’ ah huh huh huh!!!! Awesome!!!
Maff Boothroyd- Dreams Come True
We’ll say it now, one of the best house tracks of 2016 from the incredibly talented Maff Boothroyd plus remixes that include the likes of Greco!!!! Huge with a capital H!!!
VA- We’re Autastic
A ram packed LP of many different shades of house (and a touch of Paul Woolford style breaks) that includes luminaries such as Rob Made on the tracklist and al for an awesome cause? No brainer, get your copy now!!!
Just in time for the white Isle annual antics, 18 09 Records give us ‘Dazed And Confused’ by Emphatroit, whether your a techno head of or a house lover, this ones got you covered, big, bold, bright and brilliant!!!
Sakke- 4 Love
Late night lovers and house music heads get ready, Sakke has this gorgeous groover ready to fix that dancefloor craving with atmospheric vibes, melodic strings and deep down low beats n bass
Kzee Mchunu & Floyd La Lunar Ejaculate
More chilled almost lounge esque house action from Floyd La Lunar this time teaming up with Kzee Mchunu, it’s chilled, funky, light and fantastic, it’s a whole frsh new take on house music and belongs in your buy cart!!!!
DDOG Anthem / Burning The Way
Grimey bass house and firing DnB from DDOG on Bass=Win, a brand new artist to the label showing huge promise with these two dancefloor scorchers!!!
Dirty Secretz- Freakin Weekend
Funky house action for your weekend, if you love labels like Defected et al then this finely crafted groove is just made for you!!!
VA- Floor To Floor
The best techno and house you will hear this year, a massive comp featuring huge tracks from Dusky, Mella Dee and a heap more
Bowsar combines atmospheric and deep melodies with razor sharp basslines for ‘Hemisphere’, Dose sharpens the razors for a remix that cuts like a knife!!!!
Future Wildstyle- Who Run Tings EP
Who runs tings? Future wildstyle does with this amazing 2 track Bass/Breaks/Jungle hybrid on Low Pitched!!!
Marco Netto- Head Gone EP
2tone Records continues an excellent run of classy releases with some deep tribal feels via Marc Netto and this bumpin’ good 2 track EP
Various Artists- Prima Norsk 4
Prima Norsk 4 contains a fantasticly diverse selection of tracks from chilled electro disco to prime time tech house and every single track is an absolute gem!!! Must hear, must buy!!!
Raw Vision- Rustig EP
Disco tinged deep house goodness from Rustig. Those Gents & Dandys fellows just keep bringing the true house fiyah every time!!!
Le Visiteur- The System
Trippy and tribal, Le Visiteur take us on a trip to ‘the system’, spacey basy and brilliant house music!!
Jared G- Disco Biscuit
Slap on a pair of flairs and a tight fitting sparkly shirt cos’ this disco biscuit from Jared G is so damn funky yo’ moma’s gonna be jackin’ to it!!!! aaoooowwwww!!!!!
Local Group- Don’t You Know We’re Local EP
An EP of solid gold house music from Local Group, our pick from the EP is one of our faves of 2016, full on breakbeat house in the delectable form of ‘Discredit To The Edit’
Jeromy Nail- Amphibians
Gloriously deep bleepin’ tech house from Jeromy Nail with equally awesome refixes thanks to Pete Moss & Jon cates
Future Follower stalwart Strong4Life returns to the label for some quality deep dubstep, deep but not lacking in satisfyingly heavy bass weight
Skapes & Ke-An- The Game
Skapes & Ke An team up for a fiyah colab ‘The Game’ massive bassline bizznizz as per from these two top talents
Nickynutz-Downtown 5am/Driftin’ Spirit
The quantum Progression Audio imprint returns in good company. Underground junglist legend Nickynutz gets dark, dank and deadly with teasing intros and sparse junglistic landscapes, essential jungle purchase
Sweet n Sikka- Close my eyes
a melodic skanking rollercoaster of a DnB tune from Sweet N Sikka, addictive much? very!!!
Sound Shifter – Scattered Beats EP
Sound Shifter is a producer on fire and with no signs of stopping. His new EP on Deep In The Jungle is a lesson in breakology, big boomin’ junglistic atmos and deeper vibes stretched over 4 must have tracks
King Bracket Feat Mr Williamz ‘Rise Up’ King Yoof Truth & Rights remix)
A free dl from Sub Slayers, King Yoof gives his signature Jungle Breaks treatment to King Bracket Ft Mr Williamz ‘Rise Up’ and we love it!!!
American Dream (Jay C & Jonathan Ulysses 2016 ReRub)
Jay C & Jonathan Ulysses on a massive rerub of the much loved noughties house heater up for a free dl
Blaise Pascal – Burnin’
Piano house to totally fall in love with c/o Blaise Pascal the All About House channel, free to download
J. Kong – Dubplate
Full on old skool jungle, super dope breakbeat mayhem from J Kong and Dark Til Dawn up for a free dl
Potential Badboy- Revolution
Following up from a critically acclaimed (and rightly so) album, True legend Potential Badboy is back with a revolution, a classy DnB one with solid remixes from TYke and his own ‘Slow Jam’ versions, ‘Lickweed Liquid DnB version and 140BPM Drumhouse remix, something for all
Silverfox & Cronin – Underworld EP
An EP of dark rolling techno infused amen breaks from Silverfox & Cronin, a taste of the underworld, it’s dark there but we like it!!!
Silverfox – The Whistle Song
Jackin house from Silverfox featuring haunting flutes and layered bass synths for an epic jackin journey
Hearing releases like this makes this blogger wish they had a record player. If you do and you buy vinyl and you love bumpin trippy to hard n dark techno, then this is just about one of the best releases you can grab right now, be quick though!!!
Renowned UKG production team Big Proj3ct return on Highly Swung with a sweetly sung and satisfying 2 stepper that’s tearing it up on the download stores, Love UKG? You should have got this already then but just in case, cop it now
Just one of many things we love about 18 09 Records is their diversity. From heads down Tech House to uplifting piano anthems, it’s all in their quality back cat. Richard Kelly delivers with a melodic house track that has the added bonus of a great remix by EssPea, quality is assured as always
Supplying great house music straight outta the underground. New Politcs present their new Spring compilation featuring top talent such as Energy Lab, Simztek & Dubz, Wrighteous, Danny M, Maison Tempo and more. Something for everyone who loves their house music
DRUM Records takes its’ label content very seriously and always delivers as evidenced by the deep warehouse ready techno of Raumdekor ‘Deeper Shadows’ which comes in two tension building melodic versions, both first class.
SR- Badman/Nuttin But Trouble [Deep In The Jungle Records]
Following on from some great releases for labels like 36Hertz, SR features on Deep In The Jungle with two barn stormers that will please the dedicated junglist, it doesn’t get much darker or amen break heavy than these two rudebwouys!!!
Rolling Paper blends the North American bass sound with Future Jungle for 4 cuts that will cool you down in Summer and warm you in the winter. Soulful vocals, a ton of Hip Hop influenced bass and plenty of junglistic pressure. WE especially love ‘Sun Is Shining’. Boomsha Recs on the money yet again
CoiTy & RyKennon- I Wanna (The Remixes) [Bass Elements]
Bass Elements’ massive debut label release gets a stunning set of new remixes from Lucas (140BPm Breaks), Ad vanc3d (Classic bumping 98 style Garage) & Bouncing Bass N Breaks action from Strange Rollers
The incredibly talented and innovative artist Jake Twell lets ‘Sickness Dub’ & ‘The Warbler’ out of the box for Onefold Digital. Intricate swirly acid tinged brilliance plus a heavy acid drenched remix from ITSJSH
From deep ambient techno to classic bumpin’ house, all bases are covered by the very very talented artist roster who make up ‘Flying Saucer Crew Vol 2′ on DualOrbit Recordings, immerse yourself in some enchanting sounds for every conceivable situation