Friday, May 20, 2022

New music: MANT – ‘Vigo’

Following their previous cuts Close To You, What's Life For, and their self-titled MANT Theme, we're proud to bring you the world-exclusive premiere of Vigo, the latest unveiling from MANT's upcoming debut EP. The track, which continues MTA-signed MANT's now-signature interpretation of uptempo electrified-bass, is...

New music: Conor Maynard – ‘Talking About’ (LiTek Remix)

Following an absence of the scene for well over a year now, Conor Maynard surprised fans last month, dropping new single Talking About online. Whilst mainstream pop may not be our forte, it's the slew of associated remixes that have us interested, the first of...

New music: FINEART – ‘Ruffnek’

"A new artist alias set to make major waves this summer" says the press release of unknown producer FINEART as he (or they?) drop Ruffnek, a sublime concoction of deep-bass/jungle/UKG-sampling straight-down-the-line bass. Premiered by Annie Mac on Friday, Ruffnek is certainly one for the deep-house...

New music: Friend Within – ‘The Holidub’

Friend Within follows up October's The Holiday with the dub version of the cut, imaginatively-titled The Holidub. Fusing various elements in one (opening on a Todd Edwards Shut The Door-inspired 4/4 beat, underlined with a progressive piano-house-meets-bass undertone), The Holidub is available now as a...

New music: Kastle – ‘Strange Days’

US producer Kastle offers up his first piece of all-new material for 2015 with brand new cut Strange Days, the follow-up to August's sun-drenched Anything's Possible. Offering an almost 'fresh take' on bass, Kastle further ignites his strength as a diversifier with Strange Days -...

New music: Kiesza – ‘No Enemiesz’ (My Nu Leng Remix)

Following 1Xtra's premiere last night (timely during Red Bull's Culture Clash), Kiesza has shared My Nu Leng's remix of forthcoming single No Enemiesz in full. Keeping the melody of the original in its existing structure, My Nu Leng's edit throw in the bass-duo's signature deep,...

New music: GotSome – ‘Vibe Out’ (ft Wiley) (Jus Now Remix)

Time to 'Tun Up' again, as Trinidadian and Bristolian duo Jus Now jump on the remix of GotSome's huge collaboration with Wiley on Vibe Out. Out now (via MTA Records), the Jus Now team add a dark dancehall theme across the original, turning down the...

New music: Jay Faded – ‘Riddles’

Time for a bit of mechanical-garage now, as Northampton-based producer Jay Faded unveils Riddles, a champion cut entwined with some strong progressive bass. Absolutely one of those that'll get the monitors stirring inside you on the dancefloor, Riddles harks closer to the darker, underground...

New music: Hervé – ‘Ready Or Not’

British DJ/producer Hervé has unveiled his remix of The Fugees' iconic Ready Or Not, and as an Easter treat, given it away as a free download. Flipping the track into a bass-led stormer, Hervé speeds up Lauryn Hill's vocals, adding an element of late-90's UKG...

New music: Dusky – ‘Yoohoo’

British poduction duo Dusky (aka Londoners Alfie Granger-Howell and Nick Harriman) have unveiled Yoohoo, the second release on their own label, 17 Steps. Set for release next month, Yoohoo falls part of a double-release, also featuring the B-side, Akebono. Full of euphoric piano-led beats, Yoohoo adds...