Tag: X Press 2

Top 10 Releases in July

The month is coming to an end which means it is time for us to present the Top 10 Releases in July to you. #10 Clarian – Kill For Love EP | Anjunadeep | Out now | Previously one half of Footprintz, Clarian has released on Visionquest, Turbo, Life and Death and Culprit as a solo artist, not to mention his acclaimed collaborations with Guy Gerber and Seth Troxler. Now he is combining the warm hum and factory grit of analog machinery, sequencers, and haunted strings, his tracks transport the listener into alternate states of mind in his newest ‘Kill For Love’ EP on Anjunadeep. ... Read more

Full Premiere + Interview: X-Press 2 – Sintara (Instrumental Version)

Skint Records has a long and fruitful relationship with the duo of Rocky and Diesel AKA X-Press 2. Fifteen years, three LPs, a barrage of singles and a chart topping collaboration with Talking Heads’ David Byrne are among the highlights of this musical marriage. X-Press 2’s musical pedigree dates back even further, to their early releases on Junior Boys Own over 20 years ago and Rocky & Diesel have been DJ’ing and making music together since the UK’s acid house heyday of the late 80’s. All in all they have a wealth of experience and an understanding of electronic music ... Read more

Full Premiere: Al Gobi – 35K

Futureboogie Recordings started as a club night, then turned into an artist management, booking agency and festival programming team and ultimately into one of the hottest labels the UK has to offer. After first releases in 2015 by Lonely Boy and PBR Streetgang & X-Press 2, the Bristol-based labels next instalment comes courtesy of Ian Blevins and Al Gobi.  Ian Blevins is best known for his Ibiza residencies for the islands’s heavyweights such as We love… and Carl Cox’s Future Disco. Following his previous release on Keep It Zen Records, Ian Blevins makes his Futureboogie debut with the ‘Flapjack EP’. The EP contains of four exceptional well crafted cuts ... Read more

Mix #117 By Roland Nights

Roland Nights, aka Danny Stott is a name familiar to many underground house players and one that will no doubt be heard more in the future as he continues to make his mark on the deep house scene. Taste the groove by pressing play to this lush mix by the Englishman. Originally hailing from the north west of England, an area with its roots firmly embedded in the classic house scene, Roland’s productions emanate the influences of being raised on house music in a northern town and whilst it isn’t hard to see how classic house has influenced him. His ... Read more