Saturday, August 24, 2019

New music: Preditah – ‘Bye Baby’ (feat. Harmony)

Preditah continues his intent on driving forward deep-garage with brand new track Bye Baby. Featuring vocals by Harmony, Bye Baby is grimier on the instrumental than Preditah's previous Artful Dodger-sampling effort, Selecta, though the chorus lifts things up to a bouncier vibe. Nice attempt, this...

Audio: Kastle – ‘4 Real’

LA-based producer Kastle has turned his attentions to the early days of UKG, clearly inspired by the likes of Tuff Jam and Ramsey & Fen with his nostalgic new cut 4 Real. Grab a listen below; this one's the nuts!! [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/252365204" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true"...

Hear Rudimental & Preditah connect for ‘Mean That Much’

Rudimental have joined forces with Preditah for their new UKG-infused bubbler, 'Mean That Much'. Lifted from Rudimental's forthcoming 'Distinction' EP, 'Mean That Much' follows lead track 'Sitigawana', which was produced with The Martinez Brothers and also featured Malawian vocalist, Faith Mussa. Meanwhile, the quartet's new...

New music: Todd Edwards – ‘I’m Not Afraid’

Todd Edwards has returned with his first new garage track in "years", thanks to I'm DJ Oneman sharing I'm Not Afraid from his upcoming Solitaire Vol. 3 mixtape. Recorded at London's Red Bull Studios, I'm Not Afraid brings back Todd Edwards' signature 4/4 beats...

Listen: MJ Cole – ‘Pictures In My Head’

UKG don MJ Cole rarely (if ever) disappoints, and today he drops another belter as he harks back to the soulful vocal garage days with the gorgeous Pictures In My Head. Listen below:

Audio: TIEKS – ‘Sunshine’ (ft Dan Harkna) (MJ Cole Remix)

You know what it's like - you're sitting in the office, it's gone 3pm, you look out the window and the weather's starting to get cold, and shit, and dark, and then you think "god, winter's on its way, isn't it?". Thank heavens then...

New music: Tourist – ‘Illuminate’ (ft Years and Years)

Following Tourist's remix of Years and Years' new single Desire, the British trio return the favour, making an appearance on Tourist's brand new release, Illuminate. Premiered by Annie Mac earlier this evening (7th November), Illuminate follows the 'nu-garage' formula that's been fairly omnipresent over the...

New music: Stream Grades’ deep-house/UKG-inspired remix of Becky Hill’s ‘Losing’

Following on from takes by Icarus, TC, Joe Goddard, and, most recently, Just Kiddin, Becky Hill has shared Grades' new remix of her upcoming debut single Losing. Taking the track more progressive than the other envisions, Grades flips the pop/R&B-inspired track into a thumping deep-house...

New music: Mary J. Blige – ‘Right Now’ (Basement Jaxx Remix)

Basement Jaxx have unveiled their new remix of Mary J Blige's 2014 cut, the Disclosure-produced Right Now. Lifted off Blige's new The London Sessions collection, the Jaxx duo give their signature tropical spin on their Right Now edit, albeit this time throwing in some garage/bass-inspired...

Audio: Wayward – ‘I Can’t Dance’

Wayward's Ugetsu EP was an absolutely eargasmic affair when it dropped last October; delivered when winter was about to rear its ugly heard, Ugetsu reminded us that Balearic sounds were all that was needed to silk away the blues and dream of summer. To...