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The Sound Of: Critical Music

As the underground drum & bass label celebrates its 20th anniversary, Critical Music founder Kasra records a breakneck mix of tracks from its catalogue, and chats to Jake Hirst about the imprint’s history and constant evolution

“I started the label as a hobby and didn’t know where it would take me. So when I look back and think about everything we’ve...

New comp ‘Critical Sound Of Drum & Bass’ captures sounds past and future

Celebrating its 50th release this month, Critical Music is celebrating with the release of ‘Critical Sound Of Drum & Bass’.

Compiled by label...

Studio grade headphones from M-Audio

They might have hundreds of soundcards, but this is the first pair of studio grade headphones from M-Audio. The Studiophile Q40 (£109 out now check...

Kasra on ten years of Critical Records

Back in 2002 on a sofa somewhere in North London, the concept of a new label was being brewed in the mind of a young DJ named Kasra, a hazy vision that became a reality after an intoxicated conversation with some colleagues.

Ram and Critical join forces in Bourenmouth

“The roof is on fire!” well at least it will be when two of the hottest labels in drum and bass join forces at The...

Critical Sounds

This month DJ Mag rolled down to the South Coast to see one of the leading labels in drum and bass, Critical Records, at Brighton's Life Club.

Drum & bass powerhouse readies for massive Brixton party...

Critical Music marks 15 years in the game in 2017, and to kick off a run of celebrations the label is headed down to London's...

Decisions about the funding are set to be made in the next two weeks

The Music Venue Trust has said that “the whole grassroots music venue sector is now at critical, red alert status”, following a string of announcements from...

Some punters reportedly asked for a refund from the Melbourne festival...

Nina Kraviz played Smalltown festival in Melbourne over the weekend, on a bill that included Marcel Dettmann, Ben Klock and Bicep.

Stepping up after Dettmann...

Scuffed Recordings welcomes San Francisco’s Farsight back for a fired-up four-tracker fusing UK funky, Jersey Club, breaks and bass. Hear Interplanetary Criminal’s remix of ‘Renegade’...

San Francisco’s Farsight returns to Scuffed Recordings this month with the ‘Renegade’ EP. 

Set for release on 28th May, the four-tracker finds the producer fusing...

Manchester’s genre-melding Interplanetary Criminal serves up dubs, breaks and bass on new EP, ‘Confused’. Listen to the sombre, speed garage vibes of ‘Pain (All I...

Interplanetary Criminal has announced his latest EP, ‘Confused’.

Joining the likes of Subjoi, Paradiso Rhythm and LUZ1E, the ‘Confused’ EP is slated for release 5th...

The NTIA has said that it will push for further support should there be any delay to the current plans

With rumours gathering pace that the UK government may delay the full relaxation of social distancing measures currently planned for June 21st, the Night Time...

His family have arrived in Oman, and his body will be flown home this week...

Avicii’s death is not being treated as suspicious, Oman authorities have ruled.

News broke last Friday (20th April) that the Swedish DJ – real name...

Interplanetary Criminal

This Friday (15th July) we welcome Interplanetary Criminal to DJ Mag HQ for a 60-minute livestream.


You can sign up to attend Interplanetary Criminal at DJ...

New York label release v.29 of the Scion Sampler series

Words: Bianca Mitchell

NYC Dance music record label owned and operated by DJs Dominique Keegan and Stretch Armstrong, Plant Music has teamed together with Scion...