Hidden Element – Together (Absys Records)

Regular visitors to the site will know that I am partial to Drum & Bass, and indeed music in general, that is slightly left field – my love for Med School and Kimyan Law, for example, are perfect examples of that – and the brand new album from Hidden Element on Irish label Absys Records…

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A Retrospective: 20 Tracks From 2014 That I Haven’t Forgotten (Part 2)

As I said in my original article music is becoming more and more disposable. It seems that every week there’s more new music being released than the week before. Here’s part 2 of my retrospective of some track from 2014 that I haven’t forgotten. You can check out part 1 here.   Kicking off part…

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Hidden Element – Other Forms EP (Translation Recordings)

Ukrainian duo Hidden Element, who are also part of Med School’s latest signing The Erised, follow up their 2013 EP ‘Lifeforms‘ with the Other Forms EP for Translation Recordings. The Other Forms EP is unique, experimental and unashamedly stands out from the crowd which just adds to its charm. Another great release from Translation and…

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Various Artists – Respite (Audio Plants)

I’m kicking off today with something beautiful from Russian label Audio Plants. 8 tracks of deep, smooth & intelligent Drum & Bass makes this album an absolute winner. This isn’t just a feature, its a recommendation. I love this. buy vinyl buy digital

Hidden Element, Thrones, Oray, Fade & Surie – 2222 006 [22:22]

We haven’t heard much from Sunchase’s 22:22 imprint this year, the last release being all the way back in January, so it’s good to see something new before the year is out. This new EP features the likes of Hidden Element & Fade, 2 names that I am familiar with already, as well as some…

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New Blood 014 (Med School Music)

The boundary-pushing ‘New Blood’ series returns in 2014 boasting another diverse tracklist, incorporating a healthy dose of drum+bass with a spattering of half-time, down-tempo and experimental rhythms. ‘New Blood 014’ is the latest instalment of fresh cuts from a new generation of Med School undergraduates and undiscovered stars of the future. Graduates from previous editions…

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Hidden Element – Lifeforms EP (Translation Recordings)

Hidden Element, a talented young duo from Ukraine, partners up with drummer Liquid Break to deliver their debut on Translation, “The Lifeforms EP.” “We Have Our Own Atmosphere (W.H.O.O.A.)” starts things off on a serene, melodic vibe with bouncing bass and crisp, rolling drums courtesy of Liquid Break. “Hot Pants” is a bass stormer of…

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Various Artists E.P [22:22]

This is the 4th release from Sunchase’s label 22:22 and it’s a good one! Click here to buy this release.