Why Blu Mar Ten Music Is The Most Underrated Label In Drum & Bass

Now, before we crack on, let’s be very clear what the message is here. Blu Mar Ten Music is a label that has a lot of fans around the world but it just doesn’t get anywhere near the amount of love that it should. The label is home to not only Blu Mar Ten’s last…

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Ageing Trio Blu Mar Ten Try To Rekindle Youth By Using Old Samples On New Album

OK so that headline is a bit mean but it’s all in jest as I know Chris from Blu Mar Ten (I’m convinced, he’s my best friend) outside of the internet and did pre-warn him… Anyway…The trio, who have a been part of our scene for longer than some of you have been alive (25…

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Nuage – Prints of You The Remixes (Translation Recordings)

In 2014 Russian producer Nuage released his 2nd solo album, Prints Of You, on Translation Recordings, an American label that’s been a regular feature on this site over the years, and now they’re releasing a remix EP almost 2 years after the albums original release. One of the best things about Prints Of You was…

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PREMIER: Here’s Blu Mar Ten’s Remix of SAAL’s New Single ‘Signs’

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Blu Mar Ten so I am very happy to be able to exclusively share with you their wicked remix of SAAL’s new single Signs. Pulling together Eastern and Western influences SAAL is an artist that needs not only to be seen or heard, but experienced. She…

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A Retrospective: 20 Tracks From 2014 That I Haven’t Forgotten (Part 1)

Sadly there’s no doubt that music is now more disposable then ever and, in a scene like Drum & Bass which on the grand scale of things is a small scene, it’s even more obvious. With the loss of duplate culture tunes aren’t played out for months by a select few that have been down…

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I Take A Look Back At The History Of Blu Mar Ten As They Celebrate Their 20th Anniversary

This weekend one of the biggest, most respected and well loved acts in Drum & Bass, Blu Mar Ten, turns 20 years old and instead of pointing at them and laughing at how old they all are I thought it would be in much better taste to have a look through their massive back catalogue…

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John B & Blu Mar Ten On Remix Duties For 2 Seba Classics

2 years ago Seba released the album Identity on his Secret Operations imprint and now he has enlisted a couple of Drum & Bass legends to work their magic on 2 of the tracks from that album. John B gives Nothing Can Replace his trademark electro flare whilst Blu Mar Ten gives Too Much Too…

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Release Of The Week: Sunchase – The Truth EP (Med School Music)

My Release Of The Week is the brilliant The Truth EP from Sunchase, his debut release on possibly the best label around at the moment – Med School Music. It’s a beautiful sonic journey through the down tempo and mystical to the energetic and twisted and is pressed on gorgeous black & silver marbled vinyl…

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Blu Mar Ten – Night Shift (The Future Sound Of London Remix)

Blu Mar Ten finish off the Famous Lost Words remixes with this incredible remix from Electronic Music pioneers The Future Sound Of London. I first bought a Future Sound of London release in 1988 and I’ve been waiting patiently to do some sort of project together ever since. Happy to report that the time has…

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