Manikan "S.L.A.M. (feat. Dev79)"

Though we tend to neglect many flash-in-the-pan genres here at XLR8R, there are certainly some fad-friendly tunes we can get behind. One such track comes from Atlanta-based DJ/producer Manikan, whose …

Aquadrop "Eagle Nebula"

Milan-based producer Aquadrop’s Synthetic Landscapes From Future EP dropped just last week via Seclusiasis. The artist born Aron Airaghi’s penchant for grime, jazz, and funk all shine thro…

Kastle "I Know"

It’s been about a year since Kastle (a.k.a. Pittsburgh-based bass music producer B. Rich) released his debut on Starkey’s and Dev79’s Seclusiasis label. Now, he’s back with Tim…

DNAE Beats "Reptilian MIDI Jazz"

From his forthcoming full-length album for Philly’s low-end-obsessed Seclusiasis label, San Francisco tunesmith DNAE Beats gives us “Reptilian MIDI Jazz.” The wobbly future-funk prod…

BD1982 "Let's Talk Math"

Yokohama’s BD1982 has a new album out now, and if the title single below is any indication, Let’s Talk Math promises to be one of the most interesting funky, bass-driven records of the yea…

Pacheko "Lockdown (6Blocc Remix)"

On 6Blocc’s remix of Venezuelan producer Pacheko’s bass-heavy “Lockdown” single, the LA-based veteran DJ/producer stays true to the original, slow-grooving bassline and reverbe…

BD1982 "Space Boots"

BD1982 brings it with a chopped-and-sliced dubstep tune powered by trancey synths, dusty-sounding beats, and samples of an equally old-school vintage. Philly’s Starkey and Dev79 have been puttin…

Raffertie "Antisocial"

Birmingham, U.K.-based Raffertie is finally, after numerous bootleg remixes, set to unleash some of his own productions onto the club masses, in the form of a new single, “Antisocial.” Bes…

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