As the weather finally turns and things start to heat up, UKF bring us 'Summer Drum & Bass', a summer mix of thoroughly warm, rolling drum and bass featuring tracks from the likes of Netsky, Hybrid Minds and Calyx & TeeBee.
UKF's success has seen them score billions of youtube hits, securing the brand's reputation as a respected platform for contemporary drum and bass.
The tracklist, presenting an array of hot new drum and bass producers as well as veterans such as Shogun Audio's Friction, serves as a suitable exhibition of the type of sound promoted by UKF; however the mix is laced with a distinctly more soulful edge.
Featured records such as 'Kingpin' by Friction and Skream lie in contrast to the more liquid-inspired vibe of Die & Jenna G's '1000 Soul Songs' which opens the mix, demonstrating the diversity of the genre.
Other names on the mix include veteran Lenzman, who has had releases on legendary d'n'b label Metalheadz, as well as Metrik, displaying the best of established artists as well as newcomers.
Words: Lauren Bush
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