Portishead co-founder Geoff Barrow and composer Ben Salisbury spent six months recording Music Inspired By Mega-City Four under the guise of Drokk. Well that's now ready to go and was released yesterday (19th April) via the Drokk Bandcamp page.
This is the music to an imaginary Judge Dredd movie with shades of John Carpenter (especially the track clone gunman).
You can download the whole album for £8.99 now via http://drokk.bandcamp.com/
An exclusive mix from Drexciya's DJ : DJ Stingray just hit on Dazed & Confused.
Dropped to promote this weekends Wavey Tones x Hyponik's party with electronic heavyweights like Egyptian Lover, DJ Stingray, DJ Rashad & DJ Spinn, Brassica, Drums Of Death, South London Ordnance and Om Unit.
Only a short mix im afraid but well worth a listen for any electro lovers!
Our round up of the five essential releases this week :
Clubroot III MMXII
Fantastic release from Clubroot on Lo dubs. Dark gritty dubstep Buy that here
Masterpiece : Andrew Weatherall 3CD set
Finally out, the MOS masterpiece series continues with Mr Weatherall at the helm. Buy that here
Sleep Party People : We Were Drifting On A Sad Song CD
Something about the strange vocals on this release from Sleep Party People really resonates with us, a great second album on the Blood & Biscuits label Buy that here
Personal Space : Electronic Soul 1974 -1984
Killer compilation of lost, quirky and hard to find electronic soul music. Essential Buy that here
Actress : R.I.P
The wait is over, much hyped and deservedly so.
Buy that here
The first album on DYFR (Do It Yourself, Fuck The Rest) records is a 16 track record by Baz Reznik from the Hague, Netherlands . A diverse album with jackin ghetto style acid, underground house, electro and slow beat electronics.
The album is available now as a pay what you like download. Grab that here