cylon recordings is the brain child of legendry drum and bass producer loxy and this shows in the quality that he puts out. hitting the more minimal side of drum and bass, there is certainly a market for this sound and loxy employs the help from four different produces that are turning heads right now. get on it!
cylon keep the goods coming with this deep and techy 12inch, on the a side is ancients, the track starts off with a simple beat then adds swirling strings and an assortment of fx before breaking into some swirling ambience then kicking back in with rolling bongos and sub bass. on the flip we have shodan another deep and dubby roller, both tunes hark back to the days of photek and source direct but with todays top production.
loxys cylon imprint gets darker with some top quality bassline rollers. proxima is, we re told, related to icicle, and you can certainly see a family resemblance with the dirty slice of bassline funk that is vital signs, a sound that harks back to no u turn days. mindmapper pull out some escalating synths and a huge slab of sub low bass for tricky tripod, which rounds off this 12inch rather nicely.