tes la roks highly anticipated debut album entitled >them< will finally see the light of day. tes la rok made his name in dubstep circles in 2007 with the massive >round the world girls remix< which immediately positioned him as one of the most exciting artists and definitely one to watch. anthem releases such as >under the dancing feet< remix for clouds, >wikidness remix< for mungos hi-fi, and >up in the vip / living fire< on dub police were soon followed by bookings at dmz in brixton and dubstep mecca fwd>> at plastic people. >them< features thirteen tracks engineered with precision and care. these tracks are being championed by the main players such as distance, n-type, kryptic, minds, desto, pinch, addison groove and cyrus.
noppa has become well known for bringing in exciting fresh talent from all over the world: clouds, desto, djg, 12th planet to late. in 2011 noppa is set to release a 12 inch from one of the most talked about up & coming producers, teeth.. with recent performances in boiler room show and dmz he is one the most exciting new artist entering the limelight in 2011. cnt is an absolute banger. chopped up vocals, skippy post-garage beats and bouncy 808 bass are destroying the dancefloors all over the world. lowcut keeps the same vibe but goes two levels deeper. monster 12 inch. cnt & lowcut has been supported by djs like oneman, blackdown, desto and tes la rok to name a few.
noppa records turn on the super-heat with finlands finest dubstep producers desto and label-head tes la rok unleash a split 12 inch. desto?s offering is on the a and its an uptempo glitch-steppa heavyweight and euphoric, think joker but heavier! tes la roks offering on the flip is arguably one of his finest tunes for time, deep heavy rolling dubstep just how it should be, think truth & tunnidge, this one is gunna be in peoples bag for a while?.
tes la roks first release in 2010 sees him returning to his own noppa imprint with two massive remixes. wikidness remix has already gained anthem status. the dubplate has been championed by a selected few djs for the last 12 months. the tune combines roots-reggae with dubstep and adds an ounce of jungle vibes for extra flavour. tes la rok delivers a true natty dredbass remix. on the flipside you will find his remix of one of the legends in the game. top cats >drunken master< is certainly going to be one of the summer anthems of 2010. rolling beats and sub-heavy bass combined with top cat lyrics is a sure shot combination to fire up the dances. one of the most anticipated 12 inch releases from the northern warrior tes la rok.
tes la rok kicks off the year for his noppa label with a versatile four track ep from up & coming producer desto. >wizard of wor< discharges concentrated sid-chip energy and mutant rhythm syncopations with ruthless sub-bass and a side order of pixelated gangster vibes. >gremlinz< ventures into the realm of 8-bit monsters fusing hiphop and grime aesthetics with chippy commodore 64 bleeps and analogue synths for a definite dancefloor weapon. on the flipside, >dark matter< creeps in with techy stabs, dubstep rhythmics and ice cold atmospheres. to top it off, the much-anticipated >cold (refix)< delves into the dark and atmospheric side of future garage before unleashing lush melodies from the frozen streets of helsinki.
dj support from jamie vexd, blackdown, joker, oneman, headhunter, rossi b & luca, nick argon and more
tes la rok is one of the masters of the dancefloor sound, inspiring movement without the need for cheap tricks, and here invites distinction and kromestar to flex their might on his noppa imprint. splurting electro synths and raw male zappah vocals introduce the a, with a choice selection of bass bulges and laser wobbles firing off over the tuff beats and incidental drum edits. tes himself gets involved on the b, with dread samples fading beneath the militant lfos and relentless percussion.