this highly prolific uk drum and bass producer returns with his second tempo records release. this work sees alex judd rhythmic tweaks and overlays of texture with intricate melodies, heavy dub basslines giving the tracks a live & energetic feel.
to celebrate the 10th vinyl release on lossless music, soul intent delivers 4 cuts on dark and moody drum and bass as only he can. the title track “the tide” sees soul intent collaborate with label regular and dark vibe master paragon. “cypher” hails the first production outing from ben repertoire (from the repertoire label) who happens to also be lossless graphic designer and fellow lover of co-op pickle pork pies. also on the b-side is a solo effort from soul intent called “lose yourself” which demonstrates yet more of his love of that classic headz sound, turning heads whenever it’s played. pressing on solid blue, black, and clear mixed vinyl.
“i’ve been a massive fan of klute since bagging commercial suicide 001 back in 2001. then to release on commercial suicide myself in 2012 was a massive personal goal, so to now be releasing a remix he’s done of one of my tracks, and be releasing it on my own label is a massive buzz and a proud moment for my little label.” - soul intent
NO ANSWERS (CONCEALED IDENTITY REMIX) (COLOURED VINYL)
coloured 12" Vinyl NL11.09.17
lossless music’s leftfield sublabel exkursions is back with its second vinyl release. exkur002 features the incredible talent of james morton aka concealed identity. after hearing james’ 12” on narratives soul intent tracked james and proposed james remix “no answers” which is did in amazing style. james also offered up a stunning brand new solo track called “zahir”, a 7 minute journey into cinematic 170bpm. soul intent finishes up the 12” with a 140bpm garage/bass music monster called “tribes” via odyssia alias.
dope plates is back with more old skool influenced breakbeat joy. the a side sees soul intent go head to head with acid lab with their mash up track clash of headz. on the b side we have a vinyl exclusive track from soul intent called move which is jammed packed full of 90s house influences while mystery alias pepsi slammer brings some serious classic slammin vinyl flavours with his track mike alert.
nice price deal !!! soul intent is a nottingham based dj / producer who specialises heavy rolling d&b. since his first release on blindside recordings in 2007, soul intents release schedule has been gaining momentum, recent releases on samurai music and creative source, to name a few. now he touches down on doc scotts 31 records. the a side vapour trailz can only described as absolutely devastating! he also has studio projects lined up with dj vapour, doc scott, eveson and joe insiders, keep your ears to the ground for more.
after 10 years of releasing on some of the most respected labels in the scene including 31 records, commercial suicide and samurai music, soul intent is to release his first solo album via his own imprint, lossless music. the album features collaborations with chromatic, jazz vocalist sue mae, as well as his old dataset band mate chris gittins.
in soul intent’s own words: “i wanted the make an album that had continuity but also showed all the vibes and styles i m into as a producer, dj and general lover of this music. hopefully it’s an album of substance and people enjoy the journey.”
fresh off the success of versus volume one, volume two of lossless music’s various artist ep series features more fresh underground talent hand picked by ceo soul intent.
tim reaper, melani & silo take pride of place with “finite motion”. beautiful, somber and full of percussion detail this is a track that could well feature on such imprints as exit or metalheadz. london based paragon who brings his unique mix of ominous and sinister vibes with “again & again”. artilect (formally known as deeperheightz) hails from manchester and delivers a tough n ruff roller in the form of “kush”. lastly soul intent brings some serious breakbeat edits alongside eerie cinematic atmospherics with “eyes open”.
pressing on yellow & black marble coloured vinyl.
lossless music’s rave and jungle mad little brother dope plates returns after the hugely popular -love me- release.
for dope002 soul intent enlists the help of two massively talented underground producers. german breakbeat scientist acid lab brings some classic 90s headz fire with his track -ancestors- while ex out da ville hip hop vocalist ms tempz (formally known as tempa) brings some absolute lyrical dynamite on half time jungle bomb -2 bad-. not forgetting -bad boy- hot of the computer of label boss soul intent.
anyone who knows soul intent’s music will know he loves to dig into the hardcore, rave and jungle archives. now he’s taking it a step further by launching dope plates, the second sub-label to his lossless music imprint. expect early 90’s influenced drum & bass and jungle, drawing from the foundations set by legendary labels such as metalheadz, reinforced, moving shadow and good looking. as for the logo (yes we know it’s awesome) it was designed by art jazz from genaside ii... see, we really went in on this!
tempo records is proud to release three brand new tracks by soul intent. these tracks highlite the current state of modern jungle (& drum and bass). give me a dub on the full a side is all about heavy amen drums and phat basslines, one for the late night hours (or early mornings).
2015 has been a busy year for soul intent. relocating from nottingham to bromley, releasing -the fruit club ep- on lossless in march, his -wanna fight ep- dropped on klute s commercial suicide in august, the sci-fi themed -replicant- marked lossless music s first digital only release in october and his -late night sleaze ep- has been awarded mixmag s dnb tune of the month (nov 15 issue). on top of all this alex is about to launch two (yes two!!) sub-labels for lossless music. the first of these is exkursions. exkursions will cater for the deeper, more experimental side of dnb & electronic music. though concentrating it s tempo focus around the 170 mark exkursions will also be taking explorations down into slower soundscapes. the first release is a 3 tracker from soul intent and the tracks have already turned the heads of respected selectors including doc scott, presha, loxy and logistics. we won t say much for than that, we ll let the music do the talking.
veteran nottinghamshire based drum & bass artist soul intent unleashes a limited edition, gorgeously black and gold mixed, 12 inch vinyl release, entitled *soul intent relicks 01*. featuring two killer d&b remixes guaranteed to devastate any discerning dance-floor.
soul intent is a drum and bass dj/producer based in nottingham uk and the owner of lossless music. after releases on labels like 31 records / blindside / broken audio / commercial suicide / creative source / cylon / demand / ingredients / lossless music / mac ii / project 51 / samurai music / vampire the time is right to start releasing on his own imprint. get the first 3 releases in this pack for a special price!
for release number four soul intent comes up with something truly special. the fruit club is a big nod back to the famous fruit club event that was held at the brunel rooms in swindon throughout the 90s. this is where soul intent first heard dnb as it should be via underground heros like doc scott, kemistry & storm, and dj lee. infact even the label artwork has been designed around their old flyers (big up to dj faydz & stephen reid for permission to use the fruit club logo).
following up on the very well received studio pressure ep we are back to hit you with release no.3 - more quality cuts from label boss soul intent. all three tracks skillfully mastered by dj hive at his darkart mastering studio in l.a.!
im:ltd kicks off 2014 with a murky drum & bass 12 inch release coming in the form of the dubplate specialist ep. on the a side, nottingham based producer soul intent returns to the basics with dubplate special, a dignified tribute to the sound system culture and our dub roots.on the b-side, derrick & tonika, the lethal ukrainian couple, deliver session a cinematic and groovy roller worthy of the gloomiest 70s film noir.deep & heavy sensation
nice price deal !!! soul intent is a drum and bass dj/producer based in nottingham uk and the owner of lossless music. after releases on labels like 31 records / blindside / broken audio / commercial suicide / creative source / cylon / demand / ingredients / lossless music / mac ii / project 51 / samurai music / vampire the time is right to start releasing on his own imprint and his debut is a banger. 2 straight forward high quality drum and bass tunes for the true fans.
after confirming its position as one of the most exciting deep drum & bass label of the moment, im:ltd wraps up 2010 with its second vinyl release.dj support: eveson, aaron jay, geoff presha, data, blu mar ten, chris inperspective, crissy criss, nerm and more. radio support: bbc 1xtra, ministry of sound radio, asian network
randalls mac 2 recordings showcases another banging release with the return of fast moving breakthrough artist soul intent. having all ready featured on the label on the 17th release back in 2008 and on the recent justice league ep soul intent returns once again to show us how rolling drum n bass should be done. the a side >rebel music< punches through with razor sharp breaks that bring the track to some seriously sub low basslines. haunting vocals lead through the track introducing some seriously deep fx and strings that make this track one stone cold killer. the flip >cybergroove< makes for a more upbeat affair but certainly shows soul intents versatility as an artist. percussion lead breaks and some haunting strings cut into a bassline that punches its way throughout the track before cutting into a fx lead breakdown. dj support from : randall, ai, klute, doc scott, survival, fabio, crissy criss and eveson radio ? bbc 1xtra and kool fm
finish copy. nusense ? obsessive compulsive. ontario, canada based dj/producer nusense started out listening to house music in the late 80?s early 90?s. when he was introduced to the early drum and bass/jungle a few years later, he was immediately bitten. any time off he had from travelling and competing as a sponsored skateboarder he would be attending drum and bass/jungle events in toronto and surrounding area. he got into production seriously in late 2006. since then he has produced for mac ii, future thinkin, two-tone, audiotextures and vampire. obsessive compulsive has had dj support from phil source, sabre, survival, doc scott, loxy, randall, storm, dom and roland and ed rush among others.alex judd aka soul intent has a big reputation building around him. he works out of nottingham in the u.k. he has already had releases out on creative source, blindside, samurai, macii, 31 records and horizons. this guy is part of the new breed of drum and bass. ?future funk« featured on vampdjuk007 and was a big track on the circuit played by fabio and grooverider (radio 1). grooverider has tipped soul intent to be one to watch for the future! watch out for more soul intent music on vampire.
stone cold killa grinds in with cavernous heavy breakbeats, while the tone of impending carnage is set with ice cold ambience. a brief pause for the ...you re a stone cold killer vocal before the hideously twisted bass riff unwinds itself into a drop that has been known to evacuate glassware from surrounding surfaces in clubs with systems capable of facilitating this tunes full power.
with a plethora of well received releases on labels including creative source, exit records, dnaudio, quarantine, critical and shogun audio, survival?s deep, organic sound has rapidly earned him a reputation as one of the true craftsmen of modern drum & bass. collaborations with d-bridge, break, silent witness, fierce, sabre, chris inperspective and zero tolerance clearly illustrate the respect he commands from his peers.
COLD BLOODED / BREAK & ENTER (10INCH) / RED COLOURED
coloured 10" Vinyl UK17.11.08
nottingham?s finest kicks off the a side with a sloped out grind that had been languishing in dubplate land and played by many. fuzzed out stretched reeses and sinister horns slide around over a rhythm guitar line and classic breaks
versus volume four welcomes three new pairs of talented producers to the lossless camp. finnish duo trisector & infader bring some tough and dirty stepping vibes with “who are you”. austrian pairing faible & konfusion deliver the ultra funky roller “innocent”. brothers slider and expose drop a half time monster in the form of “soundsistem” and soul intent teams up with nottingham best vocalist e with the cinematic “snow”.
the third vinyl outing from lossless music’s leftfield off-shoot label features the return of elementz of noize with a stunning dj shadow meets drum & bass track called “the grand escape”. it’s 10 minutes of emotionally charged breakbeat unlike anything you’ve heard before. on the the b side label boss soul intent offers up two half-time slices of emotive electronica. “the fire” includes the amazing voice of jazz singer sula mae while “it’s ok to be sad sometimes” demonstrates yet deeper levels from the talented lossless music founder.
the third instalment of our versus series sees the return of two previously featured artists plus some super fresh blood. croydon s king of darkness paragon comes with more seriously dark vibes with “dominions”. acid lab makes his second versus appearance with the beautiful “can’t run”. the don of haunted science amsterdam chapter transient bring some dark techno atmospheres with his epic “scripture” and label owner soul intent finishes the volume three off with a straight up dancefloor roller called “just words”.
skeleton recordings are proud to announce the release of the skeleton xxv project to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the label which originally launched in 1992. this is a five part collectors edition to celebrate 25 years of skeleton recordings. volumes 01 to 04 sleeve artwork when put together will form a big piece of artwork of the revamped original skeleton recordings logo that will look good on any wall. volume 05 will be a picture disc. the full digital album will only become available once all five volumes have been released. the project has taken just over 12 months to put together and is definitely something for the collectors. it has been generating quite a buzz within the underground circuit the closer it gets to release date and has been getting some really good support from the likes of bailey, storm and ray keith to name a few.
stuffing more producers into one room than a cubase conference, randall picks up a fabulous piece of future funk with the justice league . expect serious sonic results as loxy, gremlinz, matt-u, munk and spinline all knock their cumulative heads together and roll out a seriously large dancefloor piece. on the flip, considerably less people fire up the studio pc and drop some straight fire for macc ii.