• EXCLUSIVE: Perkulat0r & The OriGinALz – Crunkwork$

    July 29, 2014 Mike Vincent

    Next up in our exclusive series is a super wonked-out, eerie tune by West Coast bass connoisseurs, Perkulat0r and The OriGinALz. You may recognize Perkulat0r as one of the contributing artists to our first compilation, released back in May. He first popped up on our radar last summer when he won Minnesota‘s Stardust Redux contest, and ever…

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  • Lindsay Lowend Interview: Northern Nights 2014

    July 28, 2014 zac

    Northern Nights 2014 had an impressive lineup that featured eclectic sounds from across the country. One of the acts I was most excited to catch was DC based Tony Mendez who performs as Lindsay Lowend. He has a very distinct style of melody driven, video game inspired, feel-good music that is perfect for that summer…

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  • Om Unit Presents: VA – Cosmology

    July 28, 2014 Ben

    Few labels unite us all here at BnC like Om Unit‘s Cosmic Bridge Records. Bringing together jungle, footwork, halftime DnB and hip hop with retro sci-fi vibes and tons of class, Cosmic Bridge releases are a must-buy for our bass nerd crew. Their newest release, a 9-track compilation curated by Om Unit himself, is no…

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  • Emissions 2014 Recap

    July 23, 2014 zac

    It’s been over two months and I’m still asking myself ‘did that really happen???’. After years of failed attempts, I finally made it to my first Emissions festival! Although it was a little different than a most festivals I go to, I found it to be an equally fulfilling adventure in sonic bliss. I had…

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  • EXCLUSIVE: Trey Songz – Na Na (Little Weather Bootleg)

    July 22, 2014 Peter Merritt

    Many of you may not be familiar with Little Weather, but that is sure to change in the coming months. Based out of Olympia, WA, this up-and-coming “future R&B” producer is making serious moves in the Northwest. He is a founding member of the beat collective Fishtank Friends, his tunes have already received support from the…

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  • MiHKAL Raindance Live Set

    July 18, 2014 root

    MiHKAL (Music I Have Known and Loved) has been melting minds with his productions and especially his mixes. This sunrise set from Raindance music festival is right up there with his best. Including all the freshest cosmic sounds, MiHKAL takes you on a spiritual roller-coaster inducing you drop it low, then arise as if baptized and reborn…

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  • EXCLUSIVE: Wu Wei x Notorious BIG – Everyday Struggle

    July 16, 2014 Ben

    Humboldt County, CA’s newest bass music export, Wu Wei, caught my ear with a series of beautiful live sets over the past year. Flowing through astral soundscapes and glistening glitch, he has a knack for filling up the dance floor and leaving it smiling. Wu Wei’s latest track is a perfect sampling of his live…

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  • 6 Must-See Artists at Northern Nights Music Festival

    July 10, 2014 Ben

    Hidden in the remote forests of Northern California is a secret haven of bass culture. A serious community of bassheads thriving in seclusion, inviting world-renowned DJs to play to intimate-but-insane crowds on the massive Basscraft VOID Soundsystem. Just ask the DJs that visit this green wonderland, Humboldt County is notorious for going hard, even by West coast standards. Last year,…

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  • Empia- My Own

    July 9, 2014 Mike Vincent

    The Australians have been on the forefront of cutting edge beat music for a while now, with no signs of slowing down. While of course there are the bigger names that everyone recognizes, (*cough* Flume + What So Not *cough*) there also are always oodles of unknown bedroom producers putting out equally as impressive tunes. We’ve…

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    July 8, 2014 zac

    German based label Saturate Records has been bringing us some of the wonkiest forward thinking producers of our time. Previous releases have featured artists such as Boeboe, GANZ, Doshy, G Jones, Bleep Bloop, and Krampfhaft — unique artists who are pushing the boundaries of weird beat driven music. It’s really awesome to have a label so…

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