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20 Questions: Scuba
The Hotflush operator talks Taylor Swift, SUB:STANCE memories and Labyrinth Festival.

Over the course of the past eleven years, Scuba’s musical output has curved through various spheres of bass, techno, and house. The U.K. artist will release his fourth album, Claustrophobia, on …

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DGTL Festival 2015

DGTL Festival is back in 2015! The Amsterdam festival – renowned for it’s line-up, art and sustainability program – returns to the NDSM Docklands. During the Easter Holiday over 80 …

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Scuba Drops New Video For "All I Think About Is Death"
The Sam Geer directed clip is for a track from the Hotflush boss's latest album

Paul Rose (a.k.a. Scuba) has just released a new video for “All I Think About Is Death,” a cut from his latest album on Hotflush, Claustrophobia. The video is directed …

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Scuba Preps New Album, Shares Video
The Hotflush label boss will deliver 'Claustrophobia' in March.

Scuba (a.k.a. Paul Rose) has revealed details of a forthcoming album, entitled Claustrophobia. According to a press release, the 10-track effort serves as a culmination to all previous outings—most recently …

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Scuba "Hardbody"

Hotflush label head honcho Paul Rose (a.k.a. Scuba) may have started his career in the murky arena of mid ’00s dubstep, but more recently, the Berlin-via-London artist has committed himself …

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Scuba "Talk Torque"

For all the debate over the merits of Scuba’s stylistic shift over the past year or so, there’s no denying one thing: the man isn’t going about it in a …

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Scuba Personality

About two weeks ago, Paul Rose (a.k.a. Scuba) released his latest single, “The Hope.” Considered a teaser for his forthcoming third studio album, Personality, the single painted a picture of …

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Scuba "Flash Addict"

While the world patiently awaits his forthcoming Personality LP, UK tune specialist Paul Rose (a.k.a. Scuba) has shared the b-side from his 12″ single for “The Hope.” “Flash Addict” is …

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Scuba "Never (Close Remix)"

Although newcomer Close remains anonymous to most, he’s apparently a connected dude, as he’s already begun collaborating with such established artists as Ewan Pearson, Appleblim, and Scuba. Close’s work with …

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Scuba "M.A.R.S. (Machinedrum Remix)"

As luck would have it, we’re able to bring you the premiere of the atmospheric Machinedum (pictured above) remix of “M.A.R.S.” by DJ/producer/Hotflush label head Scuba on the same day …

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Scuba DJ-Kicks

Could there be a better icon for the current state of future-leaning dance music than Hotflush label head Paul Rose? The British-born Berliner neatly inhabits the now-crumbling borders between dance …

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Scuba Adrenalin

With an impressive and varied discography behind him, Berlin-based producer and Hotflush label boss Paul Rose (a.k.a. Scuba, SCB, and Spectr) has thrown another curve ball with Adrenalin, his latest …

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Scuba Triangulation

Among the myriad skills Paul Rose (a.k.a. Scuba) possesses is putting his projects in a right, tight context before the music even begins. Triangulation, his second album of original productions, …

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Scuba "Before"

Next week will see the release of Triangulation, the second album from Scuba (a.k.a. Paul Rose). “Before” offers a smoldering glimpse of the record, which finds the Hotflush label boss …

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Scuba Sub:stance

Hotflush Recordings founder and dubstep-techno crossover artist Scuba (a.k.a. Paul Rose) has been in rock-steady ascent since dropping the 2008 monster jam “Hard Boiled,” a track that helped build a …

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Scuba A Mutual Antipathy

It’ll be more difficult to define dubstep if Paul Rose keeps releasing records like this, creating a very healthy situation for a genre that’s already victim to numerous copycat crimes. …

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Scuba Timba

The closest comparison I can think of for this technophonic, minimalist bass-driven garage is German label Basic Channel-each percussive element is precise, delicate and implies dread. With a vaguely ragga …

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