after the stunning merk earlier this year on vs sister label philly blunt, the london based duo make the transition to v recordings for the innovative reset ep, the highlights of which make up this classic vinyl release. their previous release on v back in 2011, greazy, became a cult classic and a youtube favourite.
support: b traits, dj hype, jj frost, doc scott, dj marky, bailey, bryan gee, roni size, dj craze, dj ink and more!
the last summer of love is undoubtedly the best work yet from one of v records most exciting producers and just the beginning of a new era of musical and visual exploration by the artist. dj support: bryan gee, fabio, dj marky, bailey, james zabiela, joe synkro, blumarten, the upbeats and more!
a three pronged attack, the latest release on bryan gees imprint features seasoned v soldiers artificial intelligence combined with the lyrical talents of dan bowskill as well as a remix of their seminal hit let it be ft steo by legends marky and spy. the release is rounded off with a sick joint effort with command strange and the first lady of dnb, mc tali.
this 12 inch has gained huge support from across the board showing that this really is a hot release! andy c has been dropping *mind control* in his latest sets and bbc 1s very own friction has also spun it on his show as well as 1xtras crissy criss. it has also featured on a number of podcasts from hospital and bryan gees ministry of sound show.
born in birmingham, united kingdom but raised in st catherine, jamaica, david boomah is widely regarded as one of the most original, respected lyricists in the game.
the lead up single to his solo debut album, >forward ever ft serocee, aries & gold< is a killer combo of the the reggae sound and dnb vibe. combined with a massive remix package including a dnb edit from unreal (brazil), a dubstep reworking from cotti (uk), as well as a house tinged number from killer kuttz (uk), >forward ever< truly is a melting pot of sounds and cultures!
radio & dj support current campaign running with plays on crissy criss, rob da bank, bryan g ministry of sound, x-posure with john kennedy xfm to name a few.
>hold on< has been given the inimitable touch of deep house master marcus worgull. a classically trained musician like kabuki, he has stripped the track and used jennas vocals stabs to create a exquisite minimal groove to stunning effects. rising drum and bass star eveson has been given >generation x< to remix, and his <ode to a rave generation< is exactly what it is: keeping the haunting synth loop throughout, slowing the track down to finally go back to a rave-friendly 140 bpm with vintage breaks, and making the most of paul st hilaires colourful voice. the result is as awesome as skreams recent >burning up<.
as we celebrate the 25th year of v recordings, it couldnt be a better time for another release from dj patife & vangeliez. one of the og s of brazilian d&b patife teams up with fellow countryman vangeliez (formerly one half of human factor) once again. fresh from their last single, as well as features on last years very well received viva brazil compilation released in conjunction with sunandbass, this duo has definitely found their own lane!
debut vinyl 12 ijnch for newly signed alibi on bryan gees legendary v recordings. support from andy c, jj frost, dj marky, bailey and more!
* brazilian duo alibi return to v recordings with a double a sided release in the shape of trunk b/w no escape. their recent single with command strange skyline , which spent 2 weeks at beatport #1, proved that they aren t adverse to a collaboration. to continuing this winning formula they ve hooked up with long time d&b vocalist mc coppa to provide the lyrical artillery on trunk , and their brazilian compadre nitri on no escape
in the first in a series of limited edition coloured vinyl pressings v recordings are proud to present ed rush & opticals seminal single on v - *funktion / naked lunch*. strictly limited and pressed on orange vinyl, presented in a clear pvc case with a double sided card insert displaying the original single artwork this is a true limited edition collector item.
a warm analog exploration of the organic sounds of the late 90s, this new release voyages into the experimental, vintage side of the versatile need for mirrors sound. synonymous with consistent quality and attitude-laden beats, the need for mirrors name has become known for innovative, forward thinking tracks such as greazy, d.f.t.f, lofar and more recently the reset ep. drawing on influences and reflecting them back, need for mirrors rich yet uncluttered signature sound has seen releases on prestigious labels including metalheadz, symmetry, dispatch, shogun, zoltar and v recordings.
support: bryan gee, the upbeats, london elektricity, doc scott, random movement, bailey, dj flight, dj marky and more.
v records takes it back to the old skool with a huge release from t power & john rolodex. two very contrasting tracks bursting with original jungles flavours and militant two step vibes.
support: crissy criss, drumsound & bassline smith, dj craze, logistics, bryan gee, kenny ken, nicky blackmarket and more
the viva brazil sampler serves up four doses of latin tinged drum and bass from some of thebrazilian scenes best producers. one of the most enduring labels in drum and bass, v recordings history is inseparable with the sun-soaked sounds of brazil. after label boss bryan gee saw a young dj marky play in his hometown, a chain reaction was started that would result in a new age of drum and bass, with v and artists such as dj marky, xrs and patife bringing a brand new sound back to the uk.
after the slick sounds of dj chaps inna streets ep, the dulcet tones of critycal dubs the deep side ep, and the tour de force that was big bad and heavy part 3, the v camp are ready to deliver another salvo, of soulful melodic drum and bass.
nice price deal !!! after the massive big bad and heavy, savage rehab 360 degree ep, dj chaps inna streets and a wealth of other releases, the v camp continue to keep things moving with this stellar does not compute release.
a brand new act, does not compute lean towards the classic sounds of old - but with first rate production that is very much cutting edge. invoking the underground sounds first pioneered on v by the likes of artificial intelligence, does not compute are a breath of fresh air for the dnb scene.
calibre returns to v with this follow up timeless 12 inch. he is a accomplished genius of the groove, making the simplest drums full and organic while always holding onto warm tone that always has a devastating effect on the dance floor. with an enviable talent for stringing future elements together despite an absence of any overriding hooks or riffs. this is calibre at his finest another v classic.
dj support : bryan g, fabio (radio 1), bailey (1xtra), d bridge, nu-tone, logistics, marcus intalex, calibre, spectrasoul, artificial intelligence, need for mirrors and many many more.
this 12inch captures all that is great about drum and bass: variety, depth, grooves and of course the essential drums and bass! such a well rounded 12 that is not to be missed. you must have it this in your liquid v collection! supported by, bryan g, jj frost, fabio, die, krust, roni size, doc scott, friction, a sides, bailey, mosus, dj hype, storm, calibre, zero t. marcus intalex, dj marky the list is endless.
>dyne< is simply a rave shocker for all the people who love cheesy dark strings topped with some jacky percussion. with a weird sax line embedded in rhodes - chords, >yoyo< defines the boundaries of polkatechno by most of the time ignoring them !!
liquid v club sessions first exploded onto the scene back in 2005 to huge critical acclaim. featuring tracks from the scenes biggest producers such as roni size, fresh, calibre, d-bridge it was a landmark project which launched the liquid v vision to the world. with three volumes to date, two compiled by bryan gee and one by vs very own artificial intelligence the standard has beenset high!