TiD&B Features

TiD&B US Series: Evol Intent

TiD&B US Series: Evol Intent

When speaking with people about influencers on the U.S. drum and bass scene, one name surfaces repeatedly – Evol Intent.  Formed in 2000 by the trio of Knick, Enemy, and Gigantor, Evol Intent rose out of Atlanta, Georgia, to spread their signature sound, which they say combines the unique elements of “dynamic drum mechanics, razor [...]

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Posted on: 24/07/12 Categories: Interviews TiD&B Features

TiD&B US Series: Sinistarr

TiD&B US Series: Sinistarr

One U.S. artist that undoubtedly reflects the sounds of his hometown is Detroit’s Sinistarr.  Heavily influenced by the city’s rich house, techno, and electro heritage, Sinistarr first broke onto the scene with ‘Detroit Diesel’ in 2008. Since then, he’s been pushing his sound forward, signing tunes to the likes of Metalheadz, Hospital, and others. TiD&B’s [...]

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Posted on: 17/07/12 Categories: Interviews TiD&B Features

TiD&B US Series: Method One

TiD&B US Series: Method One

As part of a new multi-part series, we’re taking an in-depth look at the American drum and bass scene.  Getting things started, our US correspondent Melissa chatted with Method One, an “elder statesmen of the American drum & bass scene” who’s been in the game since 1992.  The seasoned DJ, producer, and label front man [...]

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Posted on: 30/05/12 Categories: Interviews TiD&B Features

WIN 2 VIP Tickets to Commercial Suicide, Cable, 2/6/12

WIN 2 VIP Tickets to Commercial Suicide, Cable, 2/6/12

A highlight of our  Summer raving calendar is fast approaching, with only 4 more days until Commercial Suicide touches down at Cable, London!  Presented by the good folks at We Fear Silence, this Saturday’s event which also doubles up as a celebration of Nymfo’s  highly anticipated forthcoming debut album ‘Characters’, will feature some of our faves [...]

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Posted on: 29/05/12 Categories: Blog Competitions TiD&B Features

TiD&B Interview: Heath Looney, Warm Communications

TiD&B Interview: Heath Looney, Warm Communications

In today’s musical climes, few independent labels can boast a full bodied back catalogue of quality releases spanning as far back as a decade, and even fewer manage to do so whilst remaining faithful to one sound or one genre.  However one man, who may not necessarily admit to having accomplished that, yet appears to [...]

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Posted on: 28/05/12 Categories: Interviews

TiD&B TV: Innovation Bank Holiday Bass Off, 4/5/12

TiD&B TV: Innovation Bank Holiday Bass Off, 4/5/12

TiD&B TV’s Lucie and Lady V, in collaboration with the Guestlist Network, kicked off the last UK Bank Holiday weekend in D&B style, hitting up Innovation’s Bass Off at Proud 2, London. Hanging out with both ravers and artists performing on the night including DJ Phantasy, Bailey, MC Rhymes and Goldie, check out what went [...]

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Posted on: 21/05/12 Categories: Interviews TiD&B Features

TiD&B Review: Detonate Indoor Festival 2012, 6/5/12

TiD&B Review: Detonate Indoor Festival 2012, 6/5/12

Now reaching its sixth year, Detonate’s yearly Indoor festival is one of Nottingham’s biggest club nights of the year.  There was no doubt some tough decisions would have to be made in terms of which arenas to visit, as this year’s festival line-up included rooms hosted by the likes of Critical Sound, Outlook/Dimensions, Detonate, Basslaced [...]

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Posted on: 21/05/12 Categories: Reviews TiD&B Features

TiD&B Interview: Cyantific

TiD&B Interview: Cyantific

Following Cyantific’s new single release ‘Mirador’/’Defect’ out now on his own eponymous imprint, TiD&B’s Lucie stole 5 minutes with him to talk 80s music, his lack of cooking skills and plans to jump out of a plane…   TiD&B: It’s May already, what’s the dream for the rest of 2012? Cyantific: The dream is simple [...]

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Posted on: 11/05/12 Categories: Interviews TiD&B Features

TiD&B Interview: Heavy1

TiD&B Interview: Heavy1

When people think of Japanese drum and bass, the name Makoto often springs to mind first, but Tokyo’s Heavy1 is working to change that. Since arriving on the scene in 2010, Heavy1 has been developing his self-described minimal sub bass sound and is shining new light on the region’s thriving drum and bass community. In [...]

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Posted on: 07/05/12 Categories: Interviews TiD&B Features

TiD&B Interview: Logistics

TiD&B Interview: Logistics

Writing an LP is surely one of the biggest challenges for a producer.  Having the pressure of producing a piece of work that not only speaks volumes for yourself as an artist, showing both your versatility and skillset, it also has to live up to expectations from both your label and your fans. Yet one [...]

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Posted on: 07/05/12 Categories: Interviews TiD&B Features

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