Issue 53

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DRUM N BASS / DUBSTEP 35 7 Issue 53 / 2013 Guestlist recommends: Kryptic Minds Album of the month: Nebula Dance This English duo have been producing music since 2002, but only recently have their tracks started to generate some much deserved chatter in dubstep communities. The duo consists of Si and Leon, though not much else is known about them except for these vague names. Not purely dubstep producers, Kryptic Minds first gained notoriety on the drum and bass scene after their track 'The Truth' was released on Andy C's subsidiary Frequency. If you like your dubstep dark, slow and methodical then these guys are for you. Ultimately, what sets these guys apart from all the other usual dubstep is their penchant for minimalism. It's got all those lovely grinds and oscillations but without the over-the-top chaos that usually ensues in any standard bit of grimy dubstep these days. EVENt pREVIEW: Shut that shit down @The Rhythm factory Recently Alan Myson (aka. Ital Tek) has become a name synonymous with post-dubstep in many underground circles. Initially releasing tracks on the label Net Lab, Alan Myson was quickly signed up by Planet Mu where he started to gain much more support and momentum for his music, fuelled by the release of his albums Cyclical, Midnight Colour and Nebula Dance. Using the pseudonym Ital Tek, Myson has since become a pioneer in the dubstep genre, or more particularly the post-dubstep genre. His style is instantly recognizable, playing with layers and moving rhythms, intricate drum patterns, evolving basslines and melodies in order to flesh-out his tracks. creation at this point in time. Many of the tracks on Nebula Dance feature the theme of evolution and mutation with the tracks underlying rhythms transforming intricately throughout with incredible results. Myson's most recent album Nebula Dance is a fantastic milestone in his career, clearly showing-off how content Myson is within his own music If you get the chance, make sure you check it out! OUR PLAYLIST... We present you with 4 of the hottest tracks and mixes out right now... DJ Fresh The pink panther Calibre Drop it down (feat MC Fats) Seba Painted Skies Western Sea Weekend Morning Make sure you get yourself down to one of the biggest events August has to offer. Lets shut that shit down! 2nd August Rarely do so many high profile drum and bass artists come together to perform on one night. However, this event taking place on the August 2nd sees legends such as Fabio & Grooverider, Bailey, Doc Scott and Bryan Gee all stepping up to the booth to perform a night of spine tingling drum and bass that will get you in that perfect Friday night mood. The event is taking place at the Rhythm factory in East London with early bird tickets costing just £5. More info: more previews:

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