We know what you’re thinking… the Oh Drat podcast is looking strangely absent. It is coming, but it’s getting harder and harder to separate time in the lab to grow in all directions at once so we’re doing our best to make sure that we put our time into making it great… and maybe having a little think about the style and format we present it in.
musicians with various genre leanings have come together to create new styles and a scene that is held together with a six degrees of separation-esque collective similarity
This Friday’s music post is a compilation – gratis, no less – that showcases some of the finest talent that the UK and Ireland has to offer. Over the past decade, the electronic music melting pot has bubbled away like never before. Electronic musicians with various genre leanings have come together to create new styles and a scene that is held together with a six degrees of separation-esque collective similarity, as tempo, tone and rhythm are freely experimented with yet the resultant music can always be tied in context somewhere in the collective ‘beats’ atmosphere. What we’re presented with here is an amazingly sonically diverse slice of that phenomenon, from the turntable focused musing of Vince Mack Mongrul to Darkhouse Family’s take on West Coast funk, Om Unit’s mesmerising touch with rhythm and meter, and more… Download it.