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Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 024 04.26.10 on Dubstep.FM


Six month anniversary program here with all types of new music from the likes of Albert, DZ, Robot Koch, Girl Unit, Ike Release, Asusu, LV, XI, and more.  There’s a feature of the Mount Kimbie remix EP in this, along with some selections off the recently release Pursuit Grooves EP on Tectonic.  Also look out for the robot love session inside this one, I had a great time with that bit.

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Black Uhuru – Mondays (Island)
El Rakkas – Seas of Disease (LV Remix) (Lo Dubs)
Asusu – Togetherness (Immerse)
Ike Release – Nature Manipulation (Infrasonics)
Girl Unit – IRL (Night Slugs)
Helix – Brand Nu
Bok Bok ft Bubbz – Citizens Dub (Blunted Robots)
Shortstuff & Mickey Pearce – Coconuts (Ramp)
Dong – Suzuran (Hyperdub)
Aquadrop – Sun and Numbers (Trenchant)
2000F & JKamata – You Don’t Know What Love Is (Hyperdub)
Unknown – On & On (Idle Hands)
Pursuit Grooves – Whisper (Tectonic)
Ruckspin – Get Naked (Ranking)
Mount Kimbie – Maybes (James Blake Remix) (Hotflush)
Mount Kimbie – At Least (Instra:mental Remix) (Hotflush)
Mount Kimbie – Serged (FaltyDL Remix) (Hotflush)
Mr Lexx – Dem A Pree (Cosa Nostra Riddim)
Sduk – Clunge (Slit Jockey)
DJ Cable vs Joker & Ginz & Three 6 Mafia – Stay Fly in Purple City (free online)
Starkey ft Vortex & Leezle – Club Games (Planet Mu)
Outlaw Producer – Rip Me To Shreds (Chango Remix)
Actraiser – Lone Wolf VIP (forthcoming Haunted Audio)
Biome – Industrial (Sub Pressure)
F – 0907 (7even)
Spatial – 90807 (Infrasonics)
Furesshu – Horizons (Asusu’s Strip Lit Mix) (Immerse)
Albert – Darling Now
Autopilot – Less Talk, More Bass
Funk Ethics – Broken Soul Music (Reduction)
Ike Release – Iridescent (Infrasonics)
Wedge & Aesoteric – Detached Reality (If Symptoms Persist)
DZ – Cisco Hills (Brap Dem freebie)
Girl Unit – Shade On (Night Slugs)
Sinden & SBTRKT – Kind of Familiar (Grizzly)
Silkie – Quasar (Dubbel Dutch Edit) (free online)
Deadboy – If U Want Me (Numbers)
El Rakkas – I&I (XI Remix) (LoDubs)
Bonobo – Kiara (NinjaTune)
Pursuit Grooves – Pressure (Tectonic)
Robot Koch – True (forthcoming Project Moonsquared)

 

Bakir and DZ – SFO EP (BRAPD003) plus Free DZ Tune


Bakir (Dubs Alive, The Spit Brothers) teams up with DZ (Badman Press) on this new release on SF-based Brap Dem.  Tunes inside are dark and moody but definitely dance inducing.  The aptly named “Into the Fog” is my fav of the two, with a fuzzed out bassline and echoed horns guiding you through the fog.  “Late Departure” features a heavily chopped wobbly noise over a driving beat, excellent for building intensity in sets.  Big collaboration between these two, taking elements from each of their individual sounds and combining them with great results.

To promote this release Brap Dem & DZ are making “Cisco Hills” available as a freebie.  This one’s a soulful dubsteppy tune with samples from “What Becomes of the Broken Hearted” inside and excellent trumpet work, nicely done.  Get on the listen and download below.

Bakir & DZ – Into the Fog

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Bakir & DZ – Late Departure

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DZ – Cisco Hills (free download)

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Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 022 04.12.10 on Dubstep.FM


New material this show coming from Nate Mars, Subreachers, Comma, Actraiser, Albert, Sclist, Jus Wan & more.  Gets a bit dark towards the end, and some classics from Distance & Joker inside.  Weekly Monday nights 6-8pm pacific time @ Dubstep.FM.

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Nate Mars ft Jahdan – Praylude (forthcoming Blipswitch)
Science – Bamboo Dub (Untitled!)
Deleted Scenes – Stutter (Deleted Scenes)
Mala – Level Nine (Hyperdub)
LV – Turn Away (Hyperdub)
Subreachers – Upside (forthcoming Haunted Audio)
EshOne ft Erica Price – Tease Me
Comma – Coyote (forthcoming Semisexual)
Albert – Crosseyed
Simonoff – 3056 (Haunted Audio)
Roof Light – How Far Are You From Anywhere (L2S Recordings)
Todd Edwards – I Might Be (Joy Orbison Remix) (free online)
Kyle Hall – You Know What I Feel (Hyperdub)
Sclist – Wrongside
Lecs – No Names (Wascal remix)
Pariah – Orpheus (R&S)
Actraiser – Lone Wolf VIP (forthcoming Haunted Audio)
Mensah – Pulse 80 (Hench)
Outlaw Producer – Rip Me To Shreds (Chango Remix)
Nate Mars ft Jahdan Blakkamoore – Above and Beyond Dem (forthcoming Blipswitch)
Joker – Stuck In The System (Earwax)
Ultravid – Clan of Wow (Kingdom Remix) (Silverback)
12th Planet ft Juakali – Reasons (free online)
Ikonika – Idiot (Hyperdub)
Distal – Boss of the South
Addison Groove – Dumbshit (Swamp81)
Shortstuff and Mickey Pearce – Coconuts (Ramp)
Hyetal & Shortstuff – Ice Cream (Punch Drunk)
Comma – Carry The Fire (forthcoming)
FBOM & VVV – Xelif (Kursed)
Distance – Fallen (Vex’d Remix) (Planet Mu)
EshOne – Texas Pete (Rogue Plates)
Gemmy – Wata Down Sound (Planet Mu)
Vex’d ft Jest – Disposition (Planet Mu)
Bakir & DZ – Into the Fog (forthcoming Brap Dem)
Gerry R – Dreamer
Seven – Dial Up (Untitled!)
TKR – Duck & Cover (Stoke)
Jus Wan – Connect
Cardopusher – Schematic Blocks (On The Edge)
Scuba – Three Sided Shape (Hotflush)
Starkey – Neck Snap (forthcoming Planet Mu)
Pariah – Detroit Falls (R&S)

 

Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 021 04.05.10 on Dubstep.FM


Steppin into Tomorrow with SNFNew sounds this program coming from Wascal, 12th Planet & Juakali, Ikonika, FBOM & Outlaw Producer, Helix, Distal, Bakir & DZ, Sines and more.  Second half of this one on a different sound, showcasing the music coming from Night Slugs, Blunted Robots, Roska, Dubbel Dutch and related sounds.  Mutated funky crossover business.  Let me know what you think.

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Starkey ft Anneka – Stars (Planet Mu)
Ramadanman – I Beg You (Hessle)
Zed Bias ft Juiceman & Simba – Jigga Up (Sidestepper)
Lecs – No Names (Wascal vocal remix)
12th Planet ft Juakali – Reasons (free online)
Pupajim – International Farmer (Jahtari)
Skinnz & ID – Offshore (Double Science)
Sunship ft Warrior Queen – Almighty Father (Skreamix) (free online)
Starkey ft P-Money – Numb (forthcoming Planet Mu)
Ramadanman – Tumble (Hessle)
Ikonika – Fish (Hyperdub)
SBTRKT – Pause for Thought (Brainmath)
Joy Orbison vs Young Money – Hyph Mngo To Go (DJ Dials mashup, free online)
FBOM & Outlaw Producer – That Look
Helix – Untitled
Ikonika – Idiot (Hyperdub)
Distal – Boss of the South
Bakir & DZ – Into the Fog (forthcoming Brap Dem)
Cosmic Revenge – Haunted by the Past
Starkey – Fidelio (forthcoming Planet Mu)
Shortstuff – Behave (Fabric)
Kingdom ft Shyvonne – Mind Reader (Bok Bok remix) (Fool’s Gold)
Mosca – Square One (L-Vis 1990 relix) (Night Slugs)
Blackpocket – Ure a Star (Martyn remix) (Fat City)
Distal – Space Graffiti
Hypno – Over the Top
Helix – Toaster Riddim
Bok Bok ft Bubbz – Citizens Dub (Blunted Robots)
Ikonika – Psoriasis (Hyperdub)
Roska – Tomorrow is Today (Rinse)
Cardopusher – Its Yesterday Already (On The Edge)
Deadboy – If U Want Me (Numbers)
Edu K – Jumpin n Pumpin (Dubbel Dutch Remix) (free online)
SBTRKT – 2020 (Brainmath)
Roska ft Anesha – I Need Love (Rinse)
DVA – Natty (Hyperdub)
Hyetal & Shortstuff – Dont Sleep (Punch Drunk)
Martin Kemp – Aztec (Blunted Robots)
Debruit – Nigeria What (Civil Music)
Sines – Z Riddim
Shortstuff & Mickey Pearce – Tripped Up (Ramp)
Sepalcure – Feeling That I Know So Well
Geiom – Sugar Coated Lover (Brackles & Shortstuff remix) (Berkane Sol)
Roska – Squark (Rinse)
Egyptrixx – The Only Way Up (Cubic Zirconia remix) (Night Slugs)
Scuba – On Deck (Hotflush)
Martin Kemp – No Charisma (Blunted Robots)
John Frum – Shreveport Shuffle (Jahtari)
Destinys Child – Bills (Harmonimix)
Mike Slott – Home (Fat City)
Space Dimension Controller – The Love Quadrant (Kinnego)

 

Bay Area Bass release party with DZ, Kozee, Roommate and more


Location: The Triple Crown (map & info)
Description: Hot N Heavy Presents BAY AREA BASS Vol.1 Release Party,
Saturday March 20th at Triple Crown.

Featured Artists:

DZ (Badman Press, SF)
Kozee (Badman Press, SF)
Roommate (SF)
Megalodon (Double Drop, SF)
NTRLD & Thurgood (SF)
Nonewyork (Hot N Heavy, SF)
Commodore 69 (Hot N Heavy, SF)
Jack Buser (Hot N Heavy, SF)
Konnect (Trust, SF)
Date: 2010-03-20
Tickets: Free before 11pm and $5 after 11pm. 9pm to 3am.

 

Compression with Ultrablack, Crissy Criss, Goldie, Subfocus, and many more


Location: 103 Harriet St (map & info)
Description: Split dnb/dubstep night with Crissy Criss working both sides. Dirty dubstep sounds from Ultrablack, HavocNdeeD, and Numbernin6.
Date: 2010-03-19
Tickets: 20/25/30 presale here.

 

Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 011 01.25.10 on Dubstep.FM


Steppin into Tomorrow with SNFI’m deeply into this show from the 25th, so many new sounds inside it’s almost inappropriate.  New dubs from Swarms, Distal, Hypno, and more, new releases from Pangaea, Baobinga & ID, Mosca, Desto, Mizz Beats, Geiom, Sully, and Heny G among others.  I reviewed the Desto and Mizz Beats releases for the most recent issue of Big Up Magazine, you’re definitely going to want to check that out.  Extremely well done magazine for anyone who’s interested in bass music.

With this episode I’m switching the way you can subscribe to these to make it easier.  This weekly Dubstep.FM show keeps me busy enough that I don’t have time to regularly do the Dubstepped Radio episodes anymore, so I’m going to merge the feed of this with the Radio feed and you can find them both on iTunes at Dubstepped Radio.  Click here to view the new iTunes store podcast page.

This small change will make it easier to subscribe to this show on mobile devices and in iTunes generally.  With this all said, I do still have plans to do features on US/CA producers on Dubstepped Radio episodes which will be proper studio mixes with full art and whatnot, they’ll just appear in the same podcast as the Steppin into Tomorrow episodes.

Bleh, too many words, this is what you really want:

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DZ – Serenity Now (Badman Press)
Swarms – Hypnotise (unreleased)
Desto – Disappearing Reappearing Ink (Ramp)
Pangaea – Why (Hessle)
Mosca – Square One (Night Slugs)
Desto – Broken Memory (Ramp)
L-vis 1990 – United Groove (Baobinga & ID Remix) (Mad Decent)
Indigo – Levitate (Open Earz)
Youngsta & Seven – Masai Mara (Wheel & Deal)
The Wobblesauce Brigade – Moogli (unreleased)
TRG – Time is Now (Untold’s Jeep Riot Mix) (Immerse freebie)
Gatekeeper – Blip (If Symptoms Persist)
Mizz Beats – The Jester (Deep Medi)
Distal – Grape Donut (unreleased)
Heny G – Colours (3.5 Records)
Geiom and Dawntreader – Toscani (Double Science)
Hypno – Over The Top (unreleased)
LV ft Errol Bellot – Don’t Judge (Fantastic Mr Fox Remix) (2nd Drop)
Starkey – Knob Twiddler (Planet Mu)
Peverelist – Bluez (Punch Drunk)
Skream – Repercussions of a Razorblade (Swamp81)
Heny G – Soul Is Born Through Pain (3.5 Records)
Swarms – Your Words (unreleased)
Emika – Drop The Other (Scuba Remix) (NinjaTune)
EchoWanderer – Soundsystem Miracle (RogueDubs)
XI – Glass (Formant)
Sully – In Some Pattern (Keysound)
Geiom – Classic Rewinds (Double Science)
Pangaea – Sunset Yellow (Hessle)
RSD – Naked Mario Cart (Black Box)
Slaughter Mob – L’Amour (Hotflush)
Sclist – Complicated (L2S Recordings)
J-Treole – The Loot (Sully Remix) (Keysound)
Hypno – Hubble Dub (20% Refix) (unreleased)
Subreachers – Free Mind (unrelesaed)
Zombie-J – Occidental (MalLabel)
EshOne – When I’m Around (unreleased)
Guido – Beautiful Complication (Punch Drunk)
NastyNasty – No Names (free online)
Pangaea – Neurons (Hessle)
The Widdler – Lady Dub VIP (unreleased)
TMSV – Future History (unreleased)
Harry Craze – WA6 (Deep Medi)
Cluekid and LD – Don’t Wanna Cry (Bullfrog Beats)

 

Trust with DZ, Kozee, Sam Supa, and Konnect


Location: Vessel (map & info)
Description: Dubstep tinged with Bassline at Vessel, complete with bottle service! DZ just dropped a new album so trust this will be big.
Date: 2010-01-20
Tickets: Free before 11 with RSVP, $5 after.

 

Holiday Bass Presents – Eleven Free Downloads


MusicI thought I’d hand out a bunch of treats for the holidays and new year that have been coming from all over the place.  All manner of dubstep and related music here.  Along with all the tracks in this post if you click the image it will take you to the “free tunes” tag, which is every post I’ve ever made with free music associated.  Get after that!  Mad respect to all people that put out tunes for free.

These two from Knowa KnowOne of the Muti music family are a taste of what’s to come from a new EP he’s putting out on 1320 early next year.  This is a new direction in dubstep with a little faster tempo and synths that harken back to the g-funk hiphop era.  Feeling these.

Knowa KnowOne ft Sleepyhead – Killa Tune

Drake & Lil Wayne – Forever (Knowa KnowOne’s Thugstep Remix)

Next up we have more in the thugstep or hiphop remix vein from DJ Solo of the Soul Assassins crew, with first an entire pack of remixes he’s done.  This is a compilation of unmixed tunes, not all dubstep, but some serious jams inside.  Solo was kind enough to include two more mashups/remixes including MIA and the “first ever Polka-step track.”  Get on it!

DJ Solo – My MPC Is a Pipe Bomb (compilation)

Boys In The Basement (DJ SOLO RMX) – DJ SOLO x Reso x MIA

Kiss Me I’m Polish (DJ SOLO REMIX) – DJ SOLO

Along with all this thugstep I should definitely mention this recent mixtape from DJ Cable @ Rock the Dub that’s tops as far as this hiphop dubstep crossover goes.  Definitely get this one in your ears.

DJ Cable x Rock The Dub Fuck Thugstep Vol. 1

Now for some jazzy, 2steppy vibes from Cosmic Revenge in the form of an older tune that he’s put out for free.  Shuffly beats, deep basslines, and a nice sax riff make this one a big tune.

Cosmic Revenge – On The Block

Along similar lines I have to mention the Soundcloud of this cat Materielle from Urbana, Il where you can get no less than 8 tracks for free.  These highly recommended for fans of dark, minimal garage a la Burial, Kode9 and such.  I’m just going to link to his entire soundcloud, tons of free bits inside.

Materielle on Soundcloud

Now steppin in the harder direction with a free tune from Roommate and El Diablo out thanks to MalLabel.  Roommate just put out the Strong Vibes EP on MalLabel which you can grab here.  This is a five track release and MalLabel is putting out the El Diablo remix for free… freemix?

Roommate – Strong Vibes (El Diablo Remix)

Now for some futuristic sounds from Misk and Polyshufflez thanks to Big Up’s Dubs Friday series.  I don’t post most of the free tunes they put out, but am including this one to make sure people know about the quality releases that they send out every Friday.  Check these:

Big Up Dubs Friday (12/18 edition)

And the last one that I’m going to include is a bit older (all the way from the end of November oh my…) but something that I slept on.  This one, Dubsworth vs Bakir (aka the Spit Brothers) with a remix by DZ put out free thanks to Badman Press.  Scope the link with full info on all producers involved here, along with links to free Wav and MP3 downloads.

Dubsworth ft Bakir – Not the One (incl DZ Remix)

And that’s gonna do it for the free tunes for now!!!  Happy Holidays & New Year to everyone.  Look forward to the new year!!

 

Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 007 12.21.09 on Dubstep.FM


Steppin into Tomorrow with SNFNew tracks this show from EshOne, Argyle, Alien Pimp, Thesis, Misk, The Widdler, Noah D, Martin Kemp, and lots more.  I’m taking a week break after this one for the holidays, back early next year on January 4.  Until then!

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Tracklist (55 tunes, 2h 8m):

Quark – Point of Seeing (Ranking)
Pinch ft Rudey Lee – Step 2 It (Soul Jazz)
Joker – Output 1-2 (Tectonic)
Rachel Bennett – Tell Me (EshOne Dub Refix) (unreleased)
Mr Lager ft Alys Be – Tell Me (Sub Freq)
Benga – Technocal (Tectonic)
Asusu – Small Hours (Project Squared)
DJG – Lichen (forthcoming Lo Dubs)
Argyle – I’d Call It Dope (unreleased)
JazzyJazzy – Loved and Lost (forthcoming Gangsta Boogie)
Alien Pimp – My Garage Is Your House (DubKraft)
KingThing – Beuno (forthcoming Fortified Audio)
Kanvas – Forget the Future (unreleased)
YLEM – Free Your Mind (unreleased)
Starkey ft Badness – Ok Luv (Planet Mu)
DJ Madd – Someone (Breakage Unspecified Remix) (Blackbox)
Hypno – Stay (unreleased)
DJG – Duality (forthcoming Pushing Red)
Yong – Test (unreleased)
Appleblim – Vansan (Gatekeeper Remix) (If Symptoms Persist)
Distal – Attempt at Yellow (unreleased)
HxdB – Prism (Mindset)
Thesis – Escolas (unreleased)
Skream – Bahl Fwd (Tectonic)
Loefah – Truly Dread (Tempa)
Cyrus – Indian Stomp (Tectonic)
The Widdler – Tibet (unreleased)
Moving Ninja – Murky (Tectonic)
EshOne – When I’m Around (unreleased)
Sukh Knight – Diesel not Petrol (Noah D Remix) (True Tiger)
Burial – U Hurt Me (Hyperdub)
Kryptic Minds – Stepping Stone (Swamp81)
Svpreme Fiend – Mover (unreleased)
Loan – Mongol in Dub Steppe (IOT)
Martin Kemp – Aztec (Blunted Robots)
Alien Pimp – Lobster She Wrote (DubKraft)
Mr. Gasparov – Ruffneck (unreleased)
Sines – Twitta Dat (L2S Recordings)
Distal – Tortelli’s Slave (unreleased)
PhoneCall – Dimentional (forthcoming Rogue Dubs)
Numan – The Way (Subdepth)
Joy Orbison – Hyph Mngo (Hotflush)
Pearson Sound – PLSN (Hessle)
Misk – Watercolor (free online)
SubReachers – Indigo (unreleased)
Numan – Virgo (Subdepth)
Digital Mystikz – Thief In Da Night (Soul Jazz)
Kode9 – Magnetic City (Soul Jazz)
Headhunter – Experience (Tempa)
Youngsta and Seven – Masai Mara (Wheel & Deal)
Hypno – Elevate (Haunted Audio)
Compound One – Perhaps the Darkness (Compound One)
Florence and the Machine – You’ve Got The Love (The XX Remix) (free online)
DZ – What You Wont Do For Love (Slit Jockey)
Kozee – Child Proof Heart (free online)