Inspired by the dusty, crunchy sound of old rave tapes, Western Lore is twisting up modern jungle with a wavy, freeform sound and equally psychedelic visuals
Inspired by the dusty, crunchy sound of old rave tapes, Western Lore is twisting up modern jungle with a wavy, freeform sound and equally psychedelic visuals. Committed to physical formats and with intricate hand-drawn artwork, it’s one of the UK’s most exciting labels both sonically and visually. Ben Hindle catches up with label boss Dead Man’s Chest, who delivers a whirlwind mix of cuts from label’s catalogue
THUGWIDOW and Bruised Skies project a dreamlike vision of the dancefloor on the 'Requiem For A Sesh' EP for Astral Black. Hear the hazy breaks and anthemic rave keys of the title track now
There are also tracks from Etch, Benny Ill, and Benton
6 Figure Gang’s Jossy Mitsu makes her production debut on Astral Black’s latest ‘Frass FM’ compilation. Hear the scattering breaks and growling bass of 'Whirl' now
L U C Y delivers a high-energy hour of bass heavy cuts
Recognise is DJ Mag's monthly mix series, introducing artists we love that are bursting onto the global electronic music circuit. This month, London-based L U C Y delivers a high-energy hour of bass heavy cuts, and chats to Dhruva Balram about not being restricted by genre and starting with a clean slate in 2020
The new multimedia project from the London label is titled 'Partisan'