Mix of the Day: Adrian Sherwood

Dub innovator and true-blue guardian of the faith, Adrian Sherwood has been an active force within music’s inner and out reaches since the 70s. Sure, he boasts a string of production credits for big guns like Depeche Mode and Nine Inch Nails but he’s done it without deviating from his vision. 2012 marked the 31st birthday of his resolutely underground label On-U Sound; an anniversary he celebrated by releasing one of his most fully realised albums of his career, Survival & Resistance.

Likewise, this dubwise, sub-heavy Electronic Beats Radio Session illustrates his unwillingness to compromise. Expect your teeth to rattle and your chest to shake.

Isis Dei Laptop Fashion

February 16, 2009 in Features by EB Team

Let’s face it: laptop cases are boring. And now that I just bought a new Macbook, I need something sassier than the black and grey dude-sleeve I was using before. Thanks to international retailer Isis Dei, I no longer have to hide my laptop case in cute cafes (I’m not kidding, I’ve really started doing – more

Duran Duran reveal deluxe vinyl edition

April 7, 2011 in Features by EB Team

The Vinyl Factory – purveyors of the finest collectors edition vinyls have announced the latest addition to their tiny, handpicked stable – a deluxe edition of Duran Duran‘s All You Need Is Now. Originally released last year All you need is Now is the first album from the pioneering British synth pop band in over – more

What’s up with Switch and Diplo?

October 6, 2011 in Features by EB Team

Two tenuously connected bits of bass music news. Firstly fidget pioneer and ghetto-house producer Switch, aka Dave Taylor, is to release his first piece of new music in over four years on the label he set up – Dubsided. Featuring the vocal flex of Andrea Martin ‘I Still Love You’ is an epic statment of – more