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PIHMS - Shoulder Season

PIHMS – Shoulder Season

Hats and noise sweeps slide by, like dry ice. I love the tension in this as it continually approaches and then recedes.

Nan Kolè x DJ Tess - Homemade Ep

Nan Kolè x DJ Tess – Homemade Ep

Simple melodies leave the beats space to breathe, ironically leaving me breathless with switchbacks, subtle pattern changes, and detailed reverb creating just enough depth.

TC4 - Grooves

TC4 – Grooves

Corey uses TC4’s excellent “Grooves” EP to wax nostalgic about garage in the early 200s. It’s a great EP.

Smoove Kriminal - Benimussa Bass EP

Smoove Kriminal – Benimussa Bass EP

Both light and dark, it feels like you’re traveling through a tunnel, headlights and fluorescents streaming by. It’s up to you if you’re looking forward or back.

Murder He Wrote - Love / Loss EP

Murder He Wrote – Love / Loss EP

The most bittersweet to this track is it should push Murder He Wrote above ground to regular Friday night rotation on Radio 1, and the underground will be sad to see him go.

Doc Zee - Moodswing EP Pt. 1

Doc Zee – Moodswing EP Pt. 1

Then heartache and Burial-style vocals-in-space set us up for searing bass. Highly recommended as your next break-up tune. 

The Stolen Collection

The Stolen Collection

These are the grooves I love the best – simple, infectious and wiggle-inducing.

Intern Hook-up - Do It Now EP

Intern Hook-up – Do It Now EP

What you wish every Friday night in the city feels like, a little vintage rave, a little modern global club.

Smoove Kriminal - Drum Tactics EP

Smoove Kriminal – Drum Tactics EP

A thousand drum machines rolling down hill, about to bury your chalet.

Drumwork - Freak/Touch EP

Drumwork – Freak/Touch EP

Just listening in the car or at home will leave you exhausted. Please enjoy responsibly.

DJ Whitecoat - Summer Sampler (2019)

DJ Whitecoat – Summer Sampler (2019)

You make a bass face, and then dance harder for the next two minutes.

Scuffed Presents 002

Scuffed Presents 002

Scuffed Records lives in a parallel universe, confusing because of just how familiar it feels.