as with the last 12 the eight:fx label give us some more dark dubstep sounds. alarm & black cat make up another 12 from another newcomer on the eight:fx label that cannot be missed. limited 12 copies only.
both mrk1 and cyrus records can consistency be heard all over the world tearing through your local clubs subs and blowing up the speakers in your 10 watt radio as you listen to any of the number of electronic djs on bbc radio 1, 1xtra, kiss fm etc now supporting the bass heavy genre that dominates musics lowest frequencies. for this 12 inch two of dubsteps most established artists return to eight:fx for the next in the labels future:dubstep series. to coincide with the release of mrk1s future:dubstep:03 compilation, him and cyrus each present two massive chest cavity shattering, club smashes which have received support from some of the biggest names in the scene and the likes of kiss fm and bbc 1xtra on crissy criss drum & bass show. mrk1 was there from the start. he appeared on every major dubstep radio station, as well as bbc radio 1, 1xtra and kiss fm. he has toured the world, and been featured in magazines from rwd and knowledge to mixmag, and this months i-dj, making him without shadow of doubt one of the most established players in the dubstep scene, ever. cyrus is another of dubsteps veterans. having released on legendary labels including hyperdub and techtonic, played all over the globe at the genres most prestigious events and venues, as well as on bbc radio 1. having taken almost a year away from vinyl following hatcha vs kromestars brothers grim lp, and concentrating on a host of successful digital releases, eight:fx recently returned to 12 inch for a series of vinyl to coincide with their future:dubstep compilations. 01 was mixed by kiss fm?s hatcha while 02 was mixed by newcomers bare noize. the first future: dubstep 12 inch release featured tracks from both of these artists and was the start of a new push for eight:fx to build back up vinyl fans awareness of the label. this is the second step, featuring tracks that have been supported around the world, and released alongside the 2 x cd compilation mixed by mrk1 (which contains over 45 completely exclusive tracks from other dubstep superstars including crazy d, hatcha, and kromestar) this is sure to see eight:fx not only topping digital genre charts but also in the top echelons of the physical charts once again.
let me see you skank out! mrk1 cuts in vocals from his virus syndicate group while mixing up some of dubsteps finest new cuts for this latest mix, future:dubstep:03. when deciding who should mix future:dubstep:03 there was no hesitation in asking mrk1 he is undoubtedly one of dubsteps most established and respected figure heads. through his own contagious label, mix compilations including rephlexs grime (a key release in pushing the dubstep / grime sound to a wider audience) and releases on the genres biggest labels including two artist albums, mrk1 is without shadow of a doubt one of the genres most influential and successful artists. featuring on the compilation are three records from hatcha & kromestar as well as a host of records from mrk1 himself and bonus tracks from cyrus (of random trio). future:dubstep:03 also previews tracks from some of dubstepís best up & coming talent including the consistently genre chart topping bare noize (who also mixed future:dubstep:02), rebel sonix, scott nixon, rms and trimaxis