SBTRKT Lives Up to the Hype

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, bass, dubstep, future sound, music, post-dubstep, sbtrkt, young turks

SBTRKT has been stirring things up lately. With many pre-release plays from big DJ's including Boilerroom regulars, hype was very well built up for the release of the anonymous producer's eponymous debut LP on Young Turks. I usually don't believe in hype. Aggressive marketing ploys and abusive use of the…

Defining Post-Dubstep: New Horizons in Electronic Music

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, bass, dubstep, electro, electronic, future garage, garage, music, post-dubstep

For the past two years, I've been consuming a lot of dubstep: classic stuff from a couple of years ago, but also a healthy dose of Montreal-produced Brostep as promoted by the likes of the JLD crew. While there is definitely a gap between early Benga and Dave Dialect's latest…