Posts Tagged ‘mensah’

Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 046 10.14.10 on Sub.FM


This episode is epic. A voyage. 98 to 170 bpm inside over 3 hours. New sounds from Distal, Cosmic Revenge, The Chemist, SBTRKT, Helix, Kush Arora, Jus Wan, and a ton more. Some classics too, early 90s material. A few free downloads linked as usual.

This show a warmup for Saturday night with me, Pinch & Gemmy. Soundsystem is serious. Gonna be a great time.

Subscribe in iTunes. Subscribe by RSS.

Stream:

Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 046 10.14.10 on SUB.FM by snf

Download.

Tracklist:
Om Unit – The Corridor (Terrorhythm)
Arp101 – Warriors Galactic (Eglo)
FaltyDL – Odyssey (Planet Mu)
Floating Points – People’s Potential (Eglo)
Pocz – Backdrop (free online)
Elgato – Blue (Hessle)
Moodymann – The Day We Lost The Soul (KDJ)
DVA & Fatima – Just Vybe (Soule:Power Mix) (Hyperdub)
Julio Bashmore – Batak Groove (Soul Motive)
dubLoner & Isaac Haile Selassie – Wicked Man (Kush Arora remix) (def’child)
Bert On Beats ft MC Gi – Alemao (Bambounou remix) (Man Recordings)
Helix – Compiler (dub)
A Made Up Sound – Demons (AMS)
Hypno – Telescope (Hackman remix) (free online)
Breach – Fatherless (Doc Daneeka MRR SNRZ remix) (PTN)
DJ Naughty – Quicktime (Roska remix) (RKS)
Julio Bashmore – Footsteppin (Ten Thousand Yen)
Helix – Wavefunction Collapse (dub)
Joonipah – Apologies (forthcoming Life After Math)
Acre – Ghatt (forthcoming Embassy)
Supra 1 – Still Believe (L-Vis 1990 remix dub) (Trouble & Bass)
Gold Panda – Snow & Taxis (Throwing Snow remix) (Notown)
Commix – How You Gonna Feel (Pangaea remix) (Metalheadz)
SBTRKT – Step In Shadows (forthcoming Young Turks)
Cosmic Revenge – Odyssey (dub)
James Blake – I Only Know What I Know Now (R&S)
The Chemist – Dreaming (Vekta free download)
Jus Wan – 11 Level (self released)
Distal – Amphibian (dub)
Untold – Fly Girls (Soul Jazz)
Velour – She Wore Velour (Night Slugs)
Distal – Mamanimal (dub)
Crystal Fighters – Follow (Jay Weed remix) (Zirkulo)
Kid Simple – Final Bout (dub)
Scott Detail – My Heart For You (dub)
Versa – Wisdom (dub)
Subreachers – Let Go (Jack Sparrow’s Space Cadet remix) (dub)
Cosmic Revenge – Aftermath (dub)
Superisk – Find Your Way (Mensah remix) (Punch Drunk)
Sclist – Safari (dub)
EshOne – Sofistas (dub)
Subreachers – Soul 101 (dub)
EshOne – U Boat (dub)
Graish – Dinner Breaks (forthcoming Monkeydub)
Renegade – Terrorist (Moving Shadow)
Peshay – Piano Tune (Good Looking Records)
Hidden Agenda – Flute Tune (Metalheadz)
Deep Blue – Helicopter Tune (Moving Shadow)
Origin Unknown – Valley Of The Shadows (RAM Records)
Jus Wan – Miles Away (self released)
Commix – Japanese Electronics (Instra:mental moog remix) (Metalheadz)
DJG – Hydrate (Consequence remix) (Warm Communications)
Jack Sparrow – Regress (Tectonic)
James Blake – Klavierwerke (R&S)
Lusine – Numbers (Hymen)

 

Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 028 05.24.10 on Dubstep.FM featuring KingThing


Happy to feature a guest mix from KingThing of some wonky future garage business in this program with forthcoming sounds from El-B, Vas Guiro, Clueless, Tricky Strutt and of course KingThing himself.  On top of this, fresh tracks inside from Bojcot, more Clueless, Ital Tek, Dark Sky, and some bits off Guido’s new album.  This show’s a voyage through sound, hang on.

Stream:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Download.

Tracklist:

Simple – Long Distance (forthcoming SubDepth)
SubReachers – Upside (Haunted Audio)
El Rakkas – I&I (XI Remix) (Lo Dubs)
Skream – I (Loefah Remix) (DMZ)
Ital Tek – Spectrum Falls (Atom River)
Dark Sky – Ghost Notes (Black Acre)
SRC – Brakedance (Numbers)
Ikonika – Fish (Hyperdub)
Mensah – Untitled Future Funk (Hench)
Hyetal & Shortstuff – Ice Cream (Punch Drunk)
Guido – Tango (Punch Drunk)
Timzed – Anonymous (free online)
Kloke – Acid Rain (Enchufada)
Asusu – Taurean (Project Squared)
Hypno – Hubble Dub (20% Refix)
Shortstuff & Mickey Pearce – Tripped Up (Ramadanman Re-edit) (Ramp)

– KingThing feature (download) —

Floating Points – Shark case (Planet Mu)
SBTRKT – Jamlock (Brainmath)
KingThing – Sexawoowho (Dub)
Vas Guiro – Snick Snack (Forthcoming Night Audio)
Clueless – Wrongness10 (Forthcoming Night Audio)
KingThing – la-di-da (forthcoming Fortified Audio)
El-B feat. Rolla – Back Wid Da Sound (forthcoming Ghost)
KingThing – Neglect Me (Forthcoming Fortified Audio)
Tricky Strutt – The Joy In Your Eye (Forthcoming Night Audio)
KingThing – Mad Hatter (Forthcoming Fortified Audio)

Bojcot & Dawn – Something
Doc Daneeka – Bumblebeeriddim (Pattern)
Randomer & Fife – Too Many Times (Fat!)
Distal – Coke Bottle (forthcoming Grizzly)
Mele – Bombay (Nadastrom Remix) (Mixpak)
Nehuen – Tropicalia (Corsario)
Marcus Visionary – Surinam (Liondub International)
Luthor – Waterfall (Haunted Audio)
Djunya – Full Circle (forthcoming Brap Dem)
EshOne – Toast Burned (Dubfront)
Rozanski – Internet Millionaires Club (forthcoming Blipswitch)
Furesshu – Horizons (Project Squared)
Emika – Double Edge (Pinch Remix) (Ninjatune)
June Miller – Brussels North (Wascal Remix) (54music)
(STC) – Chomp (Phaeleh mix) (Slimetime)
Blawan – Iddy (Hessle)
Guido – Mad Sax (Punch Drunk)
Clueless – Where Monsters Dwell
Digital Mystikz – Anti War Dub (DMZ)
LD – Peace In Our Culture (Dub Police)
Leroy Smart – Rude Boy (Jammys)

Introducing: KingThing

I linked up with Olly KingThing some time ago through the Future Garage forum, though his music is really undefinable.  His productions have been consistently excellent and are featured in his guest mix, on top of this he’s affiliated with Night Audio & Fortified Audio and showcases some hot forthcoming tracks on each.  For a bit more info, check out this brief interview:

SNF: Always have to start with an intro: where are you coming from and how’d you get into music and production?

KingThing: I’m from Chester, a small town in between Liverpool and Manchester (more or less). Like a fair amount of people i’d been making music in various guises all my life, and then one day somebody stuck a copy of Reason infront of me and I’ve never looked back – i liked the fact that it was all me, there was no working with bandmates etc, i got complete control over the music – which is how i like it ;) So im either an introspective genius or an unsociable cunt, i haven’t decided yet. Its been a fun journey trying to figure it out though:p But through that avenue i came to Logic and Ableton, and it all began to get pretty serious when i moved to Leeds about 4/5 years ago – if you like music, you love Leeds.

Read the rest of this entry »

 

Steppin into Tomorrow with SNF 026 05.10.10 on Dubstep.FM featuring Simple


Dense amounts of new music in this show coming from EshOne, Cosmic Revenge, Resketch, Kush Arora, Dubsworth, Autopilot, Clueless, VVV, and tons more.  This show is also the first feature I’m doing on a producer, this time on Simple coming out of San Francisco.  Listen to the feature section in the show and for more info read the interview later on in the post.  I’m going to try to do this weekly – we’ll see!

Subscribe in iTunes. Subscribe by RSS.

Stream:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Download.

Tracklist:

Skynet – Swamp (Pinch Remix) (Argon)
EshOne – U Boat
Loefah – Justabeat (free online)
Dubsworth – Looky Hear (forthcoming Brap Dem)
Kulture – Liquid Sound (Disfigured Dubs)
Cosmic Revenge – Neptune
Hatcha – Dark Claps (Special Branch)
Benga – Baltimore Clap (Tempa)
Skream – Clap Your Hands (free online)
Kush Arora – Empty Alleys (forthcoming KAP)
Eskmo – Sister, You Have Got To Listen (free online)
Robot Koch – Listen To Them Fade (Project Mooncircle)

– Simple feature –
Simple – 2 Ways to Three (forthcoming Ilian Tape)
Simple – Let It Sink (forthcoming Ilian Tape)
Simple – In The Thick Of It
Simple – Agua
Simple – Seek/hunt
Simple – Only Once (forthcoming SubDepth)
Simple – Lightly (forthcoming Ilian Tape)
Simple – Barely Together

Clueless – Secret Love VIP (free online)
SBTRKT – Soundboy Shift (Young Turks)
Gon – Gotta Have You (free online)
Pacheko & Pocz – Tigre VIP
Caribou – Sun (VVV Remix) (free online)
Colz – Sunflower (Grizzle Mix) (free online)
Ramadanman – Tempest (Hemlock)
SubReachers – A While Back (Resketch remix)
Chango – Onemore (Autopilot remix)
Helix – Pulse X Tribute
Mensah – Pulse 80s (Hench)
Cosmic Revenge – Mind Eraser
Marcus Visionary – Surinam (Liondub International)
Albert – Darling Now
Mount Kimbie – Maybes (James Blake remix) (Hotflush)
Resketch – Places Like This (forthcoming Kursed)
Kush Arora – Humidifier (forthcoming KAP)
Natalie Storm – Look Pon Me (Jumeirah Riddim) (Mixpak)
Mosca – Square One (Night Slugs)
Girl Unit – IRL (French Fries remix) (Night Slugs)
Resketch – Connected (forthcoming Kursed)

Get to know about Simple.

This program has the first in a series of features on producers, starting off with Simple.  Simple is based in San Francisco, heads up the netlabel Two Circles Records, and has forthcoming releases on a few labels.  I first heard about him at the recommendation of fellow contributor Shortstack who couldn’t stop listening to his “Casual Sex” release on Two Circles last fall.  I got hooked as well.

Check out his Soundcloud page for more audio and a bunch of free downloads.  The “Fall Around The Cut EP” should be out on Ilian Tape next week or so so look out for that one.  Simple was kind enough to do a little interview also, so read about what makes him tick below.

SNF: Lets set it off with a little introduction, how’d you get into production?

Simple: Well, I have the typical story of my youth being filled with music and etc. Started playing the drums, piano and guitar at a young age, never really took it serious but loved making noise. Growing up around Detroit I was introduced to electronica at a fairly young age and at that age, was specifically, very in to turntabalism. When I was 11 I received one turntable, a mixer and an invisible scratch pickles VHS, so I could learn how to scratch. Goofed around with that for a couple years, got another deck got into Dj’ing more and more, then at about age 18, I just stopped. I became fascinated again with the guitar, this time it would take me overseas to London, where I studied for a bit. I got into production because I needed something to back my guitar. I had always fooled around with production, but in 2005 I really started producing my own tracks. At that point it was all guitar based music. It wasn’t until 2007 that I started producing more electronic oriented music.

Read the rest of this entry »

 

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.

Subscribe in iTunes. Subscribe by RSS.

Stream:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Download.

Tracklist:

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 020 03.29.10 on Dubstep.FM


Steppin into Tomorrow with SNFTwentieth show here and it’s a big one.  Five preview tunes off the forthcoming Starkey album, fresh sounds from Cosmic Revenge, Crisp & Pressa, EshOne, Versa, Cairo, Furesshu, Kontext and more.  Definitely into this edition – and good news for you all, this episode is recorded in higher quality (V0 versus 192 for those that care).  I’ll probably start putting them out in this format.  Catch this live every Monday night @ 6pm PST on Dubstep.FM.

Subscribe in iTunes. Subscribe by RSS.

Stream:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Download.

Tracklist:

Marshall-Watson – Raclette (Brokefoot EP)
Kyle Hall – You Know What I Feel (Hyperdub)
Clouds – Protecting Hands (Geiom Remix) (Deep Medi)
Cardopusher – Schematic Blocks (On The Edge)
Cosmic Revenge – Haunted by the Past
Kontext – Aeromonarchs Attacks (Immerse)
Crisp & Pressa – Atom
Distal – Grape Donut (forthcoming Soul Jazz)
DJ Pastek – Magnesio vs 2562 (free online)
DJG – Duality (Pushing Red)
EshOne ft Erica Price – Tease Me
DLX ft Kemst – City of Cars (Von D Remix) (free online)
FBOM – The Lady in Ten Forward
Yong – Bleep Bloop
Versa – Revival Dub (forthcoming Filthy Digital)
Funckarma – Delibel (Eat Concrete)
Kyle Hall – Kaychunk (Hyperdub)

– Starkey – Ear Drums and Black Holes Preview (forthcoming Planet Mu) –
Starkey – Neck Snap
Starkey – Pleasure Points
Starkey ft Vortex & Leezle – Club Games
Starkey – Fourth Dimension
Starkey ft P-Money – Numb

Mensah – Pulse 80 (Hench)
Joker – Tron (forthcoming Kapsize)
Vex’d ft Jest – Disposition (Planet Mu)
ID & Skinnz – Shimmy (Double Science)
CRST – Turn Away (Bigger than Barry)
Sepalcure – Deep City Insects
Cardopusher – Its Yesterday Already (On The Edge)
Cosmic Revenge – Perfect Sunset
Scuba – Minerals (Hotflush)
Autopilot & LeyeMeyeD – Shmaled Shmaleda
Cairo – Churn
Eprom – Never (Surefire)
Addison Groove – Footcrab (Swamp81)
Vex’d ft Anneka – Heart Space (Planet Mu)
Rumblejazz – Fool For Sure
Versa ft Rowl – G’d Up (forthcoming Filthy Digital)
Scuba – Latch (Hotflush)
Simonoff – 3056 (Haunted Audio)
Ultravid – Clan of Wow (Kingdom Remix) (Silverback)
Furesshu – Millennia (free online)
Computer Jay – Maintain (Ikonika Remix) (Ramp)
Sepalcure – Love Pressure
Alex B – You and I Both Know (free online)