Total Science Bring Some Big Names In For The Turn Around EP

Bringing the generally horrific and challenging dry January to an end are Total Science with the intoxicating Turn Around EP on C.I.A – hauling with them a cluster of producers who would do damage to any dance floor. Despite not exactly staying off the sauce myself for the year’s intro, I reckon I’ve been well…

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Ninja Ninja’s Best Tracks Of 2016

As is tradition now, at the end of every year I do a round up of what have been my favourite tunes because, to me at least, my taste is impeccable, my opinions always correct (see 2014 and 2015‘s roundups as proof) and are therefore worth sharing. However this year will be slightly different as…

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Symmetry Celebrates 10 Years With Some Quintessential Music From Break

Legend has it that Break is the last remnant of an alien race from a distant world, and after his planet was destroyed by war he escaped and came to Earth, where his futuristic weaponry could instead be used to fashion music of celestial intensity. Is it true? Nah, and I think I might be…

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Enei – Rituals Remixed (Critical Music)

Right, lets get the elephant in the room out there straight away…Does anyone actually care much about remix albums/projects? Generally speaking it’s like someone who’s watched too much Masterchef adding chocolate to Bolognese or plonking a bowl filled with lavender smoke, uncovering your arabic beetle infused iced Cornetto. Not today thanks Heston. Luckily, under the…

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Hospital Mixtape: S.P.Y

Just in time for festival season Hospital Records have today released the latest instalment in their Hospital Mixtape series which has been mixed by the almighty S.P.Y. S.P.Y’s contribution follows on from Etherwood & Fred V & Grafix’s, which came out in 2014 and 2015 respectively, and is, without doubt, my favourite of the series…

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Chroma – Outline EP (C.I.A Records)

C.I.A Records are well in to their 20th year celebrations, with a couple of wicked releases already under their belts in 2016, and those celebrations continue with the return of Chroma to the label. The Geordie trio’s return to the label sees them releasing their first EP on C.I.A and, there’s no cocking about here,…

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Ninja Ninja X Skankandbass – January 2016 Roundup

Seb over at Skankandbass is a guy I can relate to. He puts hours and hours of work into something he loves, purely becuause he loves it. The result of this is a YouTube channel that is rammed full of the best Drum & Bass around so I though I’d run through my favourites each…

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Ninja Ninja’s Best Drum & Bass Albums Of 2015

As I said when I picked my favourite tunes of the year there’s no question that 2015 has been an incredible year for Drum & Bass. This is reflected by the number of artist albums that have been released and just how good some of these albums have been – proving that labels are investing…

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Break – Simpler Times (Symmetry Recordings)

It doesn’t matter how prolific or underground a producer is; an album will always divide opinion between that artists “true” fans, the fans that jumped ship after their last release wasn’t exactly the same as the first one they liked, and everyone else in the scene. However there is one exception to that rule: Break….

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