Category Archives: dubstep

luv324

luv324 Hovering Above Unhindered And Shifty

Hovering Above Unhindered And Shifty

the free flow beats on this mixtape hover just above 150 bpm as the sweet daddy slips and slides between juke, dubstep, breaks, drum’n’bass, idm, and even some sped up trip hop creating jacked up robot rock for future generations to enjoy.
photo : Jesse Dixon’s Flying Car
Tracklist
  1. New Haven – Falty DL – Ninja Tune (2014) > buy link
  2. Lizard King – Lone – Bleep (2014) > buy link
  3. Flycatcha – Machinedrum ft. Body Language – Planet Mu (2011) > buy link
  4. Talk To Me – Distance – Tectonic (2016) > buy link
  5. Dark Energy – Aleksi Perälä – Rephlex (2007)
  6. Turn the hiphop on – Anti-G – Planet Mu (2011) > buy link
  7. Murda Bass – Taso – Teklife (2016) > buy link
  8. Void – Kode9 – Hyperdub (2015) > buy link
  9. Boog Me Out – Si Begg – Position Chrome (1996)***
  10. B Free – Dream Continuum – Planet Mu (2012) > buy link
  11. The Escape Of The Blvck Rxbbit – Jlin ft. Avril Stormy Unger – Planet Mu (2016) > buy link
  12. untitled track 3, side a – Astrobotnia – Rephlex (2002)
  13. L.S.D. – Kaotic Chemistry – Moving Shadow (1992)
  14. Pra Fechar – Nidia Minaj – Warp (2015) > buy link
  15. Bamboo (The From Workshop) – Spooky – Generic (1996)
  16. Floating Palace – Eprom – Rwina Records (2012) > buy link
  17. Big Catzz – Rustie – Warp (2015) > buy link
  18. Move Out – DJ Taye – Hyperdub (2016) > buy link
  19. Paul Is Dead – Taz & Akka – Rwina Records (2013) > buy link
***track played at wrong speed, on 45rpm instead of 33rpm.

luv320

luv320

Cy0ya Fnm Rehtta

wow. we made it. 2017. who’d’ve thought. let’s celebrate with a selection of future sounds courteously supplied by 2016.
image : Frost “Bubbah” Lemennez
Tracklist
  1. Cubic Haze – Cristian Vogel – Shitkatapult (2016) > buy link
  2. Still – Sami Baha – Planet Mu (2016) > buy link
  3. 2600 – Juan Atkins & Moritz von Oswald – Tresor (2016) > buy link
  4. Pray For Berlin – Fjaak – Monkeytown Records (2016) > buy link
  5. Gamma Ray Burst – Alex Coulton – Tempa (2016) > buy link
  6. Nimoy – Fhloston Paradigm – Hyperdub (2016) > buy link
  7. Spinner – Flanger – Nonplace (2016) > buy link
  8. Overlay Network – Antwood – Planet Mu (2016) > buy link
  9. Quandary – Zomby & Darkstar – Hyperdub (2016) > buy link
  10. B IT – DVA [Hi:Emotions] – Hyperdub (2016) > buy link
  11. Shaded – Silk Road Assassins – Planet Mu (2016) > buy link
  12. Rave Voyeur – Lorenzo Senni – Warp (2016) > buy link
  13. CheetahT2 (Ld Spectrum) – Aphex Twin – Warp (2016) > buy link
  14. You What? Euphoria! – Pantha du Prince – Rough Trade (2016) > buy link
  15. Reclaim The Balcony – Nightmares On Wax ft. Wolfgang Haffner – Warp (2016) > buy link
  16. Qwazars – Mr. Fingers – Alleviated Records & Music (2016) > buy link

luv297

luv297 More Motions

More Motion

as the wheels are set in motion for another trip around the sun, let’s listen to sounds from 2015 and reminisce on what the future may look like.
photo : vitamin c under a microscope
Tracklist
  1. Gosh – Jamie XX – Young Turks (2015) > buy link
  2. FM Blast – DJ Paypal – Hyperdub (2015) > buy link
  3. Silver Sun – Clark – Warp (2015) > buy link
  4. Let’s Dance Again – RP Boo – Planet Mu (2015) > buy link
  5. 7 Cycles – The Fear Ratio – Skam (2015) > buy link
  6. Gimme Some More (Tight Like That) – Sherwood & Pinch – On-U Sound / Tectonic Recordings (2015) > buy link
  7. Mulpft – Vilod – Perlon (2015) > buy link
  8. Lil Djembe – Hudson Mohawke – Warp (2015) > buy link
  9. VIN – Claude Speeed – Planet Mu (2015) > buy link
  10. Wolves – Drew Lustman – Planet Mu (2015) > buy link
  11. Jump Steady – Moonstarr – New Kanada (2015) > buy link
  12. EXposed (Dubfire Remix) – Plastikman – M_nus / Mute (2015) > buy link
  13. Sonic Six – Fhloston Paradigm – Hyperdub (2015) > buy link
  14. Horrors In The Dance – Cooly G – Hyperdub (2015) > buy link
  15. Neotekt72 – AFX – Warp (2015) > buy link
  16. Through The Motions – Darkstar – Warp (2015) > buy link
  17. Moon Quake 6 – The Orb – Kompakt (2015)

luv288

luv288 Following The Current pt3

Following The Current part 3

this is the final mix in the 3 part Following The Current : A Brief History Of Electronic Music series, an introduction to the course i will be teaching at McGill University this fall. only music from the new millennium (2000-2015) that showcases a steady blending of styles and sounds as electronic music artists continue to push forward with new genres and mutations. for more info on the class and how to enroll click on Following The Current : A Brief History Of Electronic Music.
photo : electricity
Tracklist
  1. Everything In Its Right Place – Radiohead – Parlophone (2000) > buy link
  2. Gaekwad – Autechre – Warp (2000) > buy link
  3. Poor Kakarookee – Venetian Snares – Planet Mu (2001) > buy link
  4. Dr. Blowfins’ Black Storm Stabilizing Spheres – Drexciya – Tresor (2002) > buy link
  5. Bahaha Hahi – Ricardo Villalobos – Playhouse (2003)
  6. Nothing Better – The Postal Service – Sub Pop (2004) > buy link
  7. Late Night Request Line – Skream – Tempa (2005) > buy link
  8. Nite Train – Burial – Hyperdub (2005) > buy link
  9. Pet Monster Shotglass – Flying Lotus – Plug Research (2006) > buy link
  10. Kitchen Sink – Amon Tobin – Ninja Tune (2007) > buy link
  11. For Wolves Crew – Clark – Warp (2008) > buy link
  12. The Upside – Scuba – Hotflush Recordings (2008) > buy link
  13. My Girls – Animal Collective – Domino (2009) > buy link
  14. If You Wish To Stay Awake – DRC Music ft. Washiba, Kwes & Richard Russell – Warp (2011) > buy link
  15. After Light – Rustie – Warp (2011) > buy link
  16. New Colour – Lone – R&S Records (2012) > buy link
  17. King Vincent – Solvent – Suction Records (2014) > buy link
  18. Xmas_Evet10 (Thanaton3 Mix) – Aphex Twin – Warp (2014) > buy link
  19. Black Ballet – Jlin – Planet Mu (2015) > buy link

luv277

luv277

Entrapment

here’s a mix of electronic music that will entice you to commit crimes and lure you deeper into the underworld.
image : Heather Max
Tracklist
  1. Dystopia – Starkey – Civil Music (2012) > buy link
  2. A Glimpse – Rustie – Warp (2014) > buy link
  3. Resurector – Feadz – Bpitch Control (2005) > buy link
  4. Make A Wish – Slugabed – Ninja Tune (2012)
  5. Whisper Fate – Kuedo – Planet Mu (2011) > buy link
  6. Neon Eyes – Jubei ft. Youngsta – Metalheadz (2013) > buy link
  7. Maybes (James Blake remix) – Mount Kimbie – Hotflush Recordings (2010) > buy link
  8. 550 – Desto – Rwina Records (2013) > buy link
  9. Foxy – Boxcutter – Planet Mu (2007) > buy link
  10. Chsen – Lazer Sword ft. Machinedrum – Monkeytown Records (2012) > buy link
  11. Draft Culture (Nathan Fake remix) – Dorian Concept – Ninja Tune (2015) > buy link
  12. Dark Clones – Odyssey – Bottom Heavy (1997)*** > buy link
  13. Do Me (Bruk Mix) – Falty DL – Ninja Tune (2014) > buy link
  14. Super FX – Eprom – Rwina Records (2013) > buy link
  15. Sleep Sound – Jamie XX – Young Turks (2014) > buy link
  16. Vanishment – Zomby – 4AD (2013) > buy link
***track played at wrong speed, on 45rpm instead of 33rpm.

luv049

Echo and Decay

bass, beats, echo and decay; an old skool dubstep mixtape from well before it was “dead”.
photo : the radio anechoic chamber at the Technical University of Denmark taken by Alastair Philip Wiper
Tracklist
  1. Size 3 (Skream Remix) – Marc Ashken – Leftroom (2007)
  2. Magnetic City – Kode9 – Soul Jazz (2007) > buy link
  3. Back To Chill – Goth-Trad – Skud (2007) > buy link
  4. Lighthouse Dub – Monkeysteak – Punch Drunk (2006) > buy link
  5. One Life – Toasty – Clandestine Cultivations (2006) > buy link
  6. Military – Benga & Walsh – Hotflush Recordings (2006)
  7. Flags – Goth-Trad – Deep Medi Musik (2007)
  8. Nomad (RMX) – Distance – Abucs (2007)
  9. M/a…ximum Reespeck – Darqwan – Planet Mu (2007) > buy link
  10. Walkin’ With Jah – Digital Mystiks – Soul Jazz (2006)
  11. Fat Larry’s Skank (Kode9 Remix) – Kode9, Benny Ill & The Culprit – Tempa (2006) > buy link
  12. Tribute – Juju – Narco Hz (2006)
  13. Monsters – Emalkay – Boka Juniors (2007) > buy link
  14. Tusk Hunter – Neil Landstrumm – Planet Mu (2007) > buy link
  15. Harpoon – Scuba – Scuba (2006) > buy link
  16. Break Out – Slaughter Mob – Urban Grafitti (2006) > buy link
  17. Tomb – Gatekeeper – Skull Disco (2006) > buy link
  18. Blood Line – iTAL tEK – Planet Mu (2007) > buy link

luv230

Ojo Iwaju

this mixtape concerns itself with the modern sounds of Africa that have found it’s way into the Record Canyon via recent productions, collaborations and remixes. it’s a poly-rhythmic future music party with firmly planted African roots. ojo iwaju bẹrẹ bayi.
image : Edin Otypec
Tracklist
  1. La Poussière – Frédéric Galliano – F Communications (1999)
  2. Old Apparatus Meets Shangaan Electro – Old Apparatus – Honest Jon’s Records (2012) > buy link
  3. Everyday Without You – Alai K & Teichmann – Out Here Records (2011) > buy link
  4. Cropped – T++ – Honest Jon’s Records (2010) > buy link
  5. Oni Ayhun Meets Shangaan Electro – Oni Ayhun – Honest Jon’s Records (2011) > buy link
  6. Thatha Lo – LV ft. Ruffest – Hyperdub (2012) > buy link
  7. Fatien (Movement 2 Afro Science : I.G. Culture Remix) – Nahawa Doumbia – Frikywa (1999)
  8. Mukuba Special – Shackleton vs. Kasai Allstars – Congotronics (2010) > buy link
  9. TTB – Tshetsha Boys – Honest Jon’s Records (2011)
  10. Actress Meets Shangaan B – Actress – Honest Jon’s Records (2011) > buy link
  11. Papa Vata Vuya Rini – Tiyselani Vomaseve – Honest Jon’s Records (2011)
  12. DJ Rashad & DJ Spinn Meet Tshetsha Boys – DJ Rashad & DJ Spinn – Honest Jon’s Records (2011) > buy link
  13. Sayo (Pole Remix) – Lobi Traoré – Frikywa (1999)
  14. Hype Williams Meets Shangaan Electro (Version) – Hype Williams – Honest Jon’s Records (2012)
  15. Percussive Movement – Friends Of The Family – Truth & Soul (2012) > buy link
  16. K-Town – Dan The Automator ft. Bebson & N’Gotshima – Warp (2011) > buy link
  17. Lusaka By Night – John Wizards – Planet Mu (2013) > buy link

luv211

The Washing Machine’s Secret Echo Chamber

inside my washing machine i found a secret echo chamber, in it i placed a tiny microphone. then i took a pile of dusty old dub singles and put them through a full cycle, rinsed them out good, and this is what it sounded like.
photo : evanduril
Tracklist:
  1. Blue Eyez – Skream – Tempa (2006) > buy link
  2. Bleach – Scuba – Abucs (2009) > (searching for buy link)
  3. Thunder – Forsaken – Immerse Recordings (2007) > buy link
  4. Elements – Pinch – Swamp81 (2010) > (searching for buy link)
  5. Pyramid Lake – Airhead – R&S Records (2012) > buy link
  6. Travelling – Kuts – Soul Jazz (2006) > buy link
  7. Element 16 (Sulfur) – 12th Planet – Argon Records (2008) > (searching for buy link)
  8. Radical – Distance – Chestplate (2007) > buy link
  9. Phantom – F – 7even Recordings (2008) > buy link
  10. Torn & Submerged – Pinch & Shackleton – Honest Jon’s Records (2011) > buy link
  11. Spiders – Spiders – Brainmath (2009) > buy link
  12. Crusher Dub – Vex’d – Planet Mu (2005) > buy link
  13. Far East Assassin (DJ Distance Remix) – Goth Trad – Skud Records (2007)
  14. Voices No Bodies – T++ – Honest Jon’s Records (2010) > buy link
  15. Gangstaz – Pinch – Tectonic (2007) > buy link
  16. Speak – Scuba – [Naked Lunch] (2009) > buy link
  17. Half Ounce – Juju – NarcoHz (2007) > (searching for buy link)

luv189

The Big Room Big Boom

a 3 turntable mix of robot rock that’s meant to be played on a big sound system.
i need a big sound system.
can somebody find me a big sound system?
photo : Horatio Alabaster the big bass drum master
Tracklist:
  1. Thugs – Starkey – Civil Music (2012) > buy link
  2. Spritzcussion (RV GM Sample Mix) – Ricardo Villalobos – Perlon (1999) > (searching for buy link)
  3. Heavy Machinery – Scuba – Hotflush Recordings (2010) > buy link
  4. Pressure (Vertical Mix) – Spacetime Continuum – Astralwerks (1994) > (searching for buy link)
  5. Dream – Ellen Allien – Bpitch Control (2010) > buy link
  6. Praise (Future Sound Of London Conceptual) – Inner City – Ten Records (1992) > (searching for buy link)
  7. Idiot Clapsolo – Holden – Border Community Recordings (2006) > buy link
  8. 10101 – Holden – Border Community Recordings (2006) > buy link
  9. Rusty Nails (Shackleton Mix) – Moderat – Fifty Weapons (2009) > buy link
  10. Orage Solaire – Pheek – Archipel (2006) > buy link
  11. Mode Operator (Beispiel A) – Diamond Version – Monkeytown Records (2012) > (searching for buy link)
  12. Bottom Heavy (Bottom Sound Of Lisbon) – Danny Tenaglia – Tribal America (1994) > (searching for buy link)
  13. Repercussions Of A Razorblade – Skream – Swamp81 (2009) > (searching for buy link)
  14. Void 23 (Carl Craig Re-Edit) – Ramadanman & Appleblim – Aus Records (2010) > buy link
  15. Messagesacomin – Super Collider – Rise Robots Rise (2002) > buy link
  16. Despot – Ital – Planet Mu (2012) > buy link
  17. Premonition – Si Begg – Novamute (2003) > buy link
  18. The Horn Ride (Deep Dish on some good crack) – e-N – Tribal America (1995) > (searching for buy link)
  19. Beam Me Up (The Pegasus Mix) – Speedy J – Warp / UMM (1994) > (searching for buy link)
  20. Hideaway (Dubfire needs to score) – De’lacy – Easy Street Records / Slip ‘n’ Slide (1995) > buy link
  21. Long Street – DVA ft. Big Space – Hyperdub (2012) > buy link

luv163

I Won’t Run Away

luv took some bass infused techno and some techno inspired bass music and made this heavy blend of robot rock. a sound so big you won’t be able to run away from it.
photo by Andre Ermolaev of Icelandic volcanic run off
Tracklist:
  1. Ieee Mitten Menu (Mint Mix) – Speedy J – Novamute (1999) > buy link
  2. Fruit Punch – Terror Danjah – Hyperdub (2012) > buy link
  3. Thin Crust – Sympletic – Warp (1996) > buy link
  4. Feral (Lone Mix) – Radiohead – Ticker Tape Ltd. (2011) > buy link
  5. Ocia Syndor – Drexciya – Clone (2002) > (searching for buy link)
  6. Angel (Si Begg remix) – Toasty – Hotflush Recordings (2007) > buy link
  7. Atlanta ’96 – Atlanta – Instant Life Records (1993) > (searching for buy link)
  8. Pretty Bright Light – RSD – Punch Drunk (2007) > buy link
  9. Liquid Is Liquid (Remix) – Liquid – XL Recordings / Torso Dance (1992) > (searching for buy link)
  10. Creybey – Morgan Zarate – Hyperdub (2012) > buy link
  11. Instinct – RAC – Warp (1996) > buy link
  12. Can Control – Eprom – Rwina Records (2012) > buy link
  13. Naturalistik – Plastikman – Plus 8 (1994) > buy link
  14. Anxiety – Falty DL – Planet Mu (2009) > buy link
  15. Koito – Ricardo Villalobos – Perlon (2012) > (searching for buy link)
  16. I See Them Everywhere – Si Begg – Noodles Recordings (2008) > buy link
  17. Bones – Krampfhaft – Rwina Records (2012) > buy link
  18. Improvisations : Part 2 (Si Begg ‘S.I. Futures’ Remix) – Robert Miles – S:alt Records (2002) > (searching for buy link)
  19. Fish – Ikonika – Hyperdub (2009) > buy link
  20. Funk Tube – Debasser – Novamute (2002) > (searching for buy link)
  21. Get A Grip – LV & Mumdance – Hyperdub (2012) > buy link
  22. Rantanplant – Siriusmo – Monkeytown Records (2012) > buy link
  23. Meu – Jets – Leisure System Records (2012) > buy link
  24. Ropno – Markus Müller – Squonk (2007) > (searching for buy link)
  25. Come1 – Machinedrum – Planet Mu (2011) > buy link