Guest Reviewer: Futurebound
Futurebound is a pioneer of the DnB scene.
He's been releasing seriously good tunes for nearly two decades now and his brainchild Viper Recordings has been going strong for almost 10 of them. He's made waves all over the scene, recently hitting the Top 40 chart with 'All I Know' alongside partner in crime Matrix.
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Artist: Beardyman, DoorlyLabel: Pigeonhole This! (ioda)Genre: Dubstep
BEARDYMAN & DOORLY WANT DUBSTEP! Absolutely amazing collab between these two jokers in the pack. Big festival flavours and nasty bass. HEY!
|Louder Than Bombs - Original Mix|
Artist: Cold BlankLabel: Burn The Fire RecordsGenre: Dubstep
BLOW UP THE PLACE! Support from KNIFE PARTY, TIESTO, STEVE AOKI, PORTER ROBINSON, LUCKY DATE, LAZY RICH and so many more. HUGE HYPE!
Artist: GrenierLabel: TectonicGenre: Dubstep
TECTONIC GOES RAVING! One of the hottest bass labels on the planet picks up the pace with these old skool rave hits and horns while effortlessly keeping their cool. ESSENTIAL!
|Curse of the Mummy (Original Mix)|
Artist: Run DMTLabel: Play Me RecordsGenre: Dubstep
RUN DMT ALBUM IS HERE! Massive array of brutal bangers from one of the hottest rave players around. This is our favourite, watch your bassbins!
|Big city (dubstep mix) SPEAKER SMASHERS ALBUM|
Artist: DubchildLabel: DPR RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
MIXMAG DUBSTEP ALBUM OF THE MONTH! Taken from the heavyweight Dubchild artist album on DPR packed with artillery for big boy DJs.
Artist: CelldwellerLabel: FiXT / CelldwellerGenre: Dubstep
ROCK GOES DUBSTEP! The highly popular Celldweller mashes up nu metal and gothic vibes with disgusting dubstep and electro elements to cross boundaries. His album is here to check!
|Reload (RackNRuin Remix)|
Artist: Deekline, Ed Solo & Million DanRemixer: RacknRuinLabel: Rat RecordsGenre: Dubstep
RACKNRUIN REMIX! Probably one of the hottest acts in the UK bass scene right now. More of that amazing 140 bizzle for real!
|Warn You (Original Mix)|
Artist: Darklord Dubload ProjectLabel: LA Dubstep Nostra DigitalGenre: Dubstep
LA DARKNESS! Absolutely wicked album of original trax from an artist we want to hear more about. Killer beats taking no prisoners!
|Maybe (AMPR & Rico Tubbs Remix)|
Artist: Pyramid JukeLabel: BASS=WINGenre: Dubstep
TIME TO GO TO WORK! Insane big boy beats and bass from one of the biggest labels in the game. RICO TUBBS ALL DAY LONG!
|I Hate You|
Artist: RockmanLabel: FiXTGenre: Dubstep
Rockman means business with this album collection of hating beats. Ferocious!
Artist: RednekLabel: Rogue IndustriesGenre: Dubstep
ELECTROCUTE EVERYONE! Just one amazing bruiser of a track that's from the new album by Redneck. This producer has their sh*t down!
|Dominate (Original Mix)|
Artist: FigureLabel: DOOM MUSICGenre: Dubstep (Drumstep, Jump Up)
FIGURE MUST DOMINATE THE SCENE! Incoming anthem from the maestro. There are some bits of this that our brain simply cannot handle. AMAZING PRODUCTION & PROGRAMMING!
|No One Like You (Kastle Remix)|
Artist: Cosmic RevengeRemixer: KastleLabel: Symbols RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
KASTLE REMIX! This man is doing big things right now and we're feeling Symbols too. So saddle up and get downloading!
|Ochastraded - Original Mix|
Artist: The Subbbace ProjectLabel: Subbbace RecordsGenre: Dubstep
MAKE THE STUTTER MATTER! Love the gated FX on everything here. It's gonna synch with your strobe!
|Setting Suns - Dean Anthony's Dubstep Remix|
Artist: Mallorca Lee feat Ross FergusonRemixer: Dean AnthonyLabel: MLXLGenre: Dubstep
EPIC DUBSTEP! Proper anthem style remix here. Love the vocals and epic production. SECRET WEAPON!
|Emperor (Original Mix)|
Artist: SkulleeLabel: Sick SlaughterhouseGenre: Dubstep
MAKE ROOM IN YOUR MIX! This killer EP is gonna ram raid its way into your sets and take over. Huge attitude for ROTTUN fans.
Artist: HabstraktLabel: Never Say DieGenre: Dubstep (Glitch Hop)
DOCTOR P, SCHEMA, MUFFLER, FLINCH SUPPORTED! Massive 6 track EP of super star bass from French man dem Habstrakt. This party cut stands out for us today but all are AMAZING!
|Balla (Original Mix)|
Artist: HulkLabel: BroTown RecordsGenre: Dubstep
HULK HITS BROTOWN HARD! Grinding and twisted hard rave beats and bass packed with gangster rap samples. What's not to like!?
|Jack in a Box (Specimen A Remix)|
Artist: Wizard & IvoryRemixer: Specimen ALabel: Ruff N Fresh RecordsGenre: Dubstep
SPECIMEN A NAILS IT! Rough rugged and raw hard party beats. Big dubstep intro and then thundering breakbeats to hype up the club. LIKE A JACK IN THE BOX!
Artist: Various ArtistsLabel: Tribe 12 Music LTD.Genre: Dubstep
SIX AMAZING DEEP CUTS! Choose your weapons carefully or just download the whole collection here and save money too. RECOMMENDED SHOWCASE!
Artist: Tony Anthem and Axl EnderLabel: Dub MonkeyGenre: Dubstep
Fresh from destroying the planet on ROTTUN our boys are back on home turf with yet another stunning rave edged weapon. ESSENTIAL!
Artist: TruthLabel: Artikal Music UKGenre: Dubstep
Fire inna Babylon as Truth drops three cuts to make the hairs stand on end. Love the depth!
Artist: Riskotheque and MarchmellowLabel: Love Sick RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
Brighton's wicked Riskotheque and Marchmellow drop some blissed out summer jams across two trax and remix. Pure elation!
Artist: WidowmakerLabel: Wheel & Deal RecordsGenre: Dubstep
WIDOWMAKER ON PATROL! Another awesome spaced out rumbling release from the brilliant Wheel & Deal. THREE CUTS!
Artist: Cato featuring Lucy RandellLabel: Sin City RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
WHAT YOU GONNA DO WHEN I COME FOR YOU!? Big EP from Cato that features this awesome vocal cut. SECRET WEAPON!
Artist: AdroaLabel: Rottun RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
REVENGE ON THE ROTTUN! Even more mayhem from the big boys in the rave game.
|Flying To Mars (Planas Remix)|
Artist: Foreign Beggars and Donae'oLabel: Mau5trapGenre: Dubstep
FOREIGN BEGGARS VS DONAE'O! Oh my this is a curve ball. The dark bars of FB get some light shades with the wonderful voice of the Don.
|Devestated (Original Mix)|
Artist: HedlokLabel: Wayside RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
Just one cut from a huge album of dirt by Hedlok. Plunge in!
|Draw for Tha Zee|
Artist: Sleepin' GiantzLabel: Tru Thoughts RecordsGenre: Dubstep
MASH UP THE DANCE LIKE 1, 2, 3! Heavy party grime that's part of a wicked album by Sleepin' Giantz.
|Pump es feat. Testa (Original Mix)|
Artist: Atomique / P.tah / ConLabel: Dub:iouz RecordsGenre: Dubstep
GERMAN GRIME! Yeah baby loving these vibes as German grime MC battles bumpy beatz.
|I Want You - Original Mix|
Artist: Point.Blank Ft. SofiaLabel: Dub-All Or NothingGenre: Dubstep
THREE AMAZING CUTS! Impossible to pick our favourite so help us out and get to know. I WANT YOU OUT MY LIFE!
|spooky (2step/garage mix)|
Artist: El-BLabel: DPR RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
STRAIGHT OUTTA CROYDON! The legendary DPR passes through with El-B doing his thang on the deep endz. Loads of new trax from DPR out this week. I'M A GHOST!
Artist: Matta & Niveau ZeroLabel: Ad NoiseamGenre: Dubstep
Known and loved for their insane breakcore and other extreme beats, the Ad Noiseam crew almost tone it down here. Not!
Artist: WickamanLabel: Infrared MusicGenre: Dubstep
RUN FOR COVER MOTHERFCUKER! The mighty Wickaman is on the loose with a set of brand new slabs set to gobble up the club in one. THIS IS A MONSTER!
|Hit The Floor (Original Mix)|
Artist: Nato FeelzLabel: LU20 RecordsGenre: Dubstep
JUMP TO THE FLO WITH IT! Busy with the bass this rap lead rocker is SICK!
Artist: DidzLabel: L2S RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
GARAGE JAM! Love the spaced out party beats that channel 15 years of the London underground. Vibes inside.
Artist: Killawatt and ThelemLabel: Black BoxGenre: Dubstep
TAKE A DEEP BREATH! Insane proper dubstep rollers from Black Box. Making our mind open and the dreams come out. Expect BIG support from the a-list.
|Love Like That Again|
Artist: Josh MoneyLabel: Sludge RecordsGenre: Dubstep
BRAND NEW SLUDGE! Totally insane anthem material from the mega label from DEEKLINE & ED SOLO!
Artist: KanvasLabel: Vital SinesGenre: Dubstep
BRING THE PARTY! Up tempo stuttered beats with old skool garage jam strings. Vibe up and get down on this.
Artist: SRCLabel: Triangulum RecordingsGenre: Dubstep
JAPANESE BEATS! Incredible Japanese riddems over rolling drums. LOVE THIS!
Artist: Substep InfrabassLabel: Crude RecordsGenre: Dubstep
TAKE IT GOTHIC! The darkest and most scary insane dubstep EP ready to keep you awake all night long - in fear!
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|Summer Slammers 2012|
Artist: Various ArtistsLabel: Viper RecordingsGenre: Drum & Bass (Electro, Jump Up, Liquid)
VIPER SUMMER SLAMMERS ALBUM IS HERE! Insane collection of the hottest DNB scorchers from our favourite label crew. 25 unmixed tracks from the biggest producers in the game. ESSENTIAL COLLECTION!
Artist: Culture ShockLabel: Ram RecordsGenre: Drum & Bass (Electro, Jump Up, Liquid)
TWO STUNNING NEW TRACKS FROM CULTURE SHOCK! Fresh from owning our charts with their remix of NETSKY, these guys tear it up on Ram Records. Two amazing tracks supported worldwide by ANDY C!
Artist: GridlokLabel: Playaz RecordingsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Jungle, Neuro, Techstep)
GRIDLOK SMASHES UP PLAYAZ! The USA jungle kingpin has worked with many of the finest names over the last few years and now he lands on Playaz to really let rip. TWO TRACKS - DJ HYPE APPROVED!
Artist: Skeptical and Dub PhizixLabel: Dispatch RecordingsGenre: Drum & Bass (Neuro, Techstep)
SKEPTICAL & DUB PHIZIX INSIDE! Two of the most exciting names on the scene in 2012 plunge us into darkness. Raw and hypnotic. RECOMMENDED!
|Must Destroy (Instrumental Mix)|
Artist: FigureLabel: DOOM MUSICGenre: Drum & Bass (Drumstep, Jump Up)
DESTROY THE DANCE WITH THIS! That man FIGURE brings a whole album of mayhem covering DNB, dubstep and electro that is badder than the rest. WEAPONS INSIDE!
Artist: Joe SyntaxLabel: Medschool (BD)Genre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Jungle)
MEDSCHOOL EP! Representing the future of Hospital Records, Joe Syntax bashes up the place with a huge EP of cuts that flex hard. LONDON ELEKTRICITY APPROVED!
|Brigante Life (Dope Ammo and Benny Page Remix)|
Artist: Biga RanxRemixer: Dope Ammo & Benny PageLabel: Dope AmmoGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Jungle)
DOPE AMMO VS BENNY PAGE! Yes fammo this is how we're feeling in summer 2012. Big jungle fashion.
|System Overload (Savage Rehab Remix)|
Artist: CallideRemixer: Savage RehabLabel: Crash Course RecordsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up)
SUPPORTED BY; Mind Vortex, Storm, Black Sun Empire, N3gus, Inside Info, Mindscape, Crystal Clear, Ruffstuff, Random Movement, Kenny Ken, Drumsound, NC-17, Kane,
Mutated Forms, Steppa, Dr S Gachet AND MORE!
|All I Can Do|
Artist: dRamatic & dbAudioLabel: Liquid VGenre: Drum & Bass (Jungle, Liquid)
Two rising stars in the game step up to the mighty Liquid V with four tracks of fresh sounds to smash up your dance. ALL THAT I CAN DO - IS DOWNLOAD THESE!
|Foundation (Original Mix)|
Artist: MikalLabel: Force RecordingsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jungle, Neuro, Techstep)
MIKAL ROLLS IT OUT! Creative tech beats from the rising star. Big boxy production set to drive the dancefloor. Love the ragga vocals hits.
|Problem Solvers (Jaydan Remix)|
Artist: LyptikalRemixer: JaydanLabel: Eternal Muzic RecordsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up)
JAYDAN REMIX! Huge remix for the big man who has taken our charts apart recently. Love the Lisa Stansfield vocals. Nast remix!
Artist: ZodiacLabel: Phantom Dub DigitalGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up)
Calling all fans of TAXMAN, JAYDAN, ORIGINAL SIN! You need to be straight on to these two stunning banger. ACTIVATE YOUR DOWNLOAD!
Artist: Wickaman & SuddenDefLabel: Infrared MusicGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Jungle)
HEAVY ARTILLERY! Oh boy this kut is AMAZING! Raw power with old skool jungle breaks to bring that timeless paranoid edge to the arena. BIG TINGS!
Artist: HeistLabel: Co LabGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Jungle)
TWO NEW BADBOY CUTS FROM HEIST! Stripped back to deliver maximum punishment inside. Proper moody. OH YES!
|Champion DJ (Serial Killaz VIP Remix)|
Artist: Rebel MC & Top CatRemixer: Serial KillazLabel: Congo NattyGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Jungle)
REBEL MC CLASSIC REMIXED BY SERIAL KILLAZ! Make room at the top of the Trackitdown charts for this. RUDE BOY!
Artist: PuppetzLabel: MultifunctionGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up)
FRESH RAVE BEATS! Loving this stripped back jump up flavour that seems to be emerging from the underground rave scene right now. Two cuts to rinse here.
|Breach (Original Mix)|
Artist: Ble3kLabel: Ammunition RecordingsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Neuro, Techstep)
One for the BLACK SUN EMPIRE fans! Terrifying hard roller.
|Heat In Chinatown|
Artist: Dynamic featuring mSdoSLabel: Black Reflections RecordsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jungle, Liquid)
AMEN ROLLER! Big brass hits and rolling heavy beats have us all over this amazing EP. Loving mSdoS right now!
Artist: Utah Jazz featuring David BoomahLabel: Vintage RecordingsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jungle, Liquid)
REGGAE CARNIVAL VIBES! Two of our favourite artists combine to bring the party to the streets. Two great new cuts from Utah Jazz this week.
|Make It Last|
Artist: Current Value and The PanaceaLabel: Position ChromeGenre: Drum & Bass (Neuro, Techstep)
LATE IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR BABY! Absolutely incredible EP on Panacea's seminal label. Big vocals and futuristic hard rave beats. TIME TO GET WILD!
|Bullets Over Broadway|
Artist: SubmorphicsLabel: Prestige Music (US)Genre: Drum & Bass (Jungle, Liquid)
DOUBLE BASS BUSINESS! If you love the old skool EZ ROLLERS vibes then you'll be running with this.
|Hypnotic feat Lady Saw (Dope Ammo Remix)|
Artist: Wicked SquadRemixer: Dope AmmoLabel: Dope AmmoGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Jungle)
GANGSTER BEATS! Big bad jungle packed with ragga vocals from Lady Saw. Get hypnotic!
|Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight|
Artist: Intelligent Manners & Command StrangeLabel: Celsius RecordingsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jungle, Liquid)
AMAZING LIQUID COLLAB! Two of the heaviest players in the soulful scene lock horns and we're the winner. Great EP!
|The Heart is Full of Love|
Artist: ColossusLabel: E-MotionGenre: Drum & Bass (Jungle, Liquid)
MASSIVE VOCAL! If you love the soulful vibes of CALIBRE then check this awesome liquid cut out. Amazing vocal and timeless beats.
|Access All Areas|
Artist: Devize & ShookzLabel: Krookz IncGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up)
RAW POWER! Stunning pair of banging jump up cuts from two names who are getting big in the game.
Artist: Bassface SaschaLabel: Hoover BassGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up)
GERMANY INSIDE! The legendary German pioneer brings two brilliant jump up bangers. RAVE ON!
Artist: Wreckage Machinery feat. MefjusLabel: Trust in Music (GA)Genre: Drum & Bass (Neuro, Techstep)
MEFJUS COLLAB! Crazy neuro & techstep beats across many explosive tracks. Love this collab with rising star Mefjus.
|Badgyal Flex feat Moy Moy|
Artist: Rowney & PropzLabel: Hangar RecordsGenre: Drum & Bass (Jump Up, Jungle)
LADY RAGGA! Can you handle these beats baby? Skanking yardie bass.
Artist: The InsidersLabel: Intrigue MusicGenre: Drum & Bass (Jungle, Liquid)
FREESTYLE BEATS! Stunning EP of fresh breaks and maniac party vibes topped off with lush vocals and warm FX. Nice!
|Leave With Us (Original Mix)|
Artist: Run DMTLabel: Play Me RecordsGenre: Drum & Bass (Drumstep, Jump Up)
BRUTAL BEATS FROM RUN DMT! One of our favourite artist names ever drops this skittish big boy weapon packed with crazy bleeps and FX. KICK IT!
|Strange Rollers July 140 Chart|
Artist: Strange RollersLabel: TrackitdownGenre: Breaks
140 in the place! Celebrating their hitting the top slot on Trackitdown charts, we get a snapshot of the 140 scene from the pioneers STRANGE ROLLERS. Big ups!
|Cross The Line (feat. Janai)|
Artist: RackNRuin featt. JanaiLabel: Party Like Us RecordsGenre: Breaks
VOCAL MONSTER FROM RACKNRUIN! Oh boy these guys are on fire right now. BIG TUNE!
|Maybe (I Killed Kenny Remix)|
Artist: Pyramid JukeLabel: BASS=WINGenre: Breaks (J Tek, Jungle, Rave Breaks)
1992 VIBES! Come alive people to the revival sounds as this killer weapons reaches for the lazer. AMAZING!
Artist: Tony FalineLabel: Union ProductionsGenre: Breaks
One of the big boys in the scene drops a wicked party breaks cut. Check it then wreck it!
Artist: Broken ReligionLabel: Noise Complaint RecordsGenre: Breaks (J Tek, Jungle, Rave Breaks)
Love the crazy amen breaks after the breakdown! No more music by the suckers...
|I Need A Dollar - Original Mix|
Artist: Funk You Very MuchLabel: actual soundsGenre: Breaks
More re-rubs from the Actual Sounds crew. Party beats!
Artist: Numa CrewLabel: ErbaGenre: Breaks (J Tek, Jungle, Rave Breaks)
BIG SUB BOOOM! This cut and the flip have been on non stop rotation since they landed last week. Make room for this beast in your sets!
|Killa Of Sound - Original Mix|
Artist: Strange RollersLabel: Bad Habit MuzikGenre: Breaks (J Tek, Jungle, Rave Breaks)
Don't forget the flipside! With the other track on this EP already heading fro number one we just got to remind you about this jungle roller. Festival business!
|Crazy in Love (C@ in the H@ Remix)|
Artist: Swing RepublicLabel: Freshly SqueezedGenre: Breaks
BEYONCE GOES TO THE FESTIVAL! Big swing house and breaks remixes of the worldwide smash. PARTY BEATS!
|Bats! (Vovking Remix)|
Artist: VandalLabel: Benefit RecordingsGenre: Breaks
VANDAL GOES BATTY! Insane remix packed with halloween humour as the kingpin throws down. Three amazing remixes here!
|Devil Rise - Parallax Breakz Remix|
Artist: AxcessLabel: Break Wind ProductionsGenre: Breaks
RELEASE THE GRIM REAPER! Bring the attitude into your mix.
|Jack in a Box (Aquasky Remix)|
Artist: Wizard & IvoryRemixer: AquaskyLabel: Ruff N Fresh RecordsGenre: Breaks (J Tek, Jungle, Rave Breaks)
AQUASKY BRING THE RAVE BEATS AND BADMAN BASSLINES! We dare you to find a more having it cut this week. MASTERCLASS!
|Slope (Hedflux Remix)|
Artist: Perfect StrangerRemixer: HedfluxLabel: Digital StructuresGenre: Breaks (psy breaks)
HEDFLUX REMIXES PERFECT STRANGER! Just in time for the summer sessions under the stars.
Artist: Deekline, Ed Solo & Million DanLabel: Rat RecordsGenre: Breaks
DEEKLINE, ED SOLO & MILLION DAN RUN IT RED! Yeah baby this is the big bounce. Heavy vocals!
|Side Effects (Original Mix)|
Artist: GiocatorLabel: Subtribe RecordsGenre: Breaks
Thundering breaks to make your teeth shake!
|The One feat. Davina Myers (Destroyers & Aggresivnes Remix)|
Artist: liquid 8Label: Elektroshok RecordsGenre: Breaks (Rave Breaks)
LIQUID VS ALTERN 8! Yeah baby the breakbeat legends bring back the happy vibes remixed by the new skool heroes.
Hot Tickets On Sale Now!
Friday 24th August weekend - Creamfields returns in all its glory to kick off another 3 day festival extravaganza on August Bank Holiday weekend. Acts include Skrillex, Mangnetic Man, Andy C, Caspa, Friction, Sub Focus, Loadstar and more!
Global Gathering - Returns to Long Marston Airfields, on Friday 27th & Saturday 28th of July! This time round there will be performances from Chase & Status, Skrillex, Magnetic Man, Ms Dynamite, Emalkay, Roska, DJ Fresh Andy C, Nero, Sub Focus, Netsky and so many more!
Saturday 14th July - The Playground return with Datsik. The 24 year old has been taking the dubstep scene by storm. He has remixed some of the biggest names in the scene such as Bassnectar, Noisia, Diplo, The Wu-Tang Clan, and Apex to name a few.
14th July Overcooked Label Launch - The time has come. Overcooked Records heads to London to hold its official label launch with friends in London at Cable. They will be joined by Loefah, Switch, Hint, Last Japan and many more!
Saturday 21st July - WFS Pres Blackout at Cable inLondon. This line up is filthy - tearing up the decks will be Black Sun Empire, Dillinja, Ed Rush, dBridge, BTK and more! These tickets are already flying out so more fast, this is one you won't want to miss!
3rd August - One Nation presents the Summer Smasher, the biggest real Drum & Bass event on the South Coast this summer! Held at the mighty o2 Academy, this is the place to be if you like your Drum & Bass proper! DJs include Hazard, Drumsound & Bassline Smith, Sub Zero, Sigma and more!
11th August - We Fear Silence will once again join forces with Friction's irrepressible Shogun Audio movement. The label's flagship show here at Cable will deliver the goods with a stellar selection of cutting-edge sub-sonic sounds. Including Friction, Breakage, Spectrasoul, Icicle B2B Jubei, Alix Perez and more!
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