dudley strangeways steps up to chord 002 along with label owner luke black.
chord’s old friend dudley strangeways fills side a with 2 solid tracks, typical strangeways textured bass and edgy minimal.
while on side b luke black stamps his signature minimalistic sound with 2 stabby, wonky and spacey cuts.
birmingham’s nomadic after hours, social underground, brings us its debut ep. in keeping with the ethos of the party, this release is brought to you by 4 members of the social underground community and one of the residents. vinyl only.
the tenth release of the nottingham based, vinyl only leftback calls upon the talent of the two label co-founders delivering four intimate and personal works culminating in a lucid, yet non-linear and highly evocative record.
ovum welcomes leftbank records co-boss dudley strangeways: a uk house and techno dj rooted with serious residency stripes at the legendary back to the future parties and appearances at the likes of boiler room. hot off the back of releases on stardub, little helpers and made of concrete comes his ovum debut, three tracks made constructed for one sole purpose… melting minds in the darkest of rooms. keep it clean is twistedly simple, a rump-busting roll in the drum department and paranormal pad leave space for a precision tuned tone that warps with the gravitas of a life support machine. sinewy, cold and deliciously disconcerting, dudley ensures funk and focus with delicately placed rhythmic elements and constant fluctuations. next we find ourselves breaking into an early 90s warehouse as transition whisks us on an acid trip with flurries of jack and a lean lead line that slithers through the ever-mutating drums and occasional fx hailstorms. devilishly futuristic and tailored for those deep long blends, the stripped back extensive nature of this guarantees mixing bliss. truly, tracks built by a dj, for djs. don t let this one slip…
180g, vinyl only. soul five - the fifth release of soul.on records with dudley strangeways ep in it and novio dub tribe remix. ndt the project of roger gerressen & sinan alakus. deep and dub grooves, warm atmosphere. it is the fifth part of seven souls collection.
after his release on moc last year, dudley strangeways joins forces with michael mclardy for their first joint ep on the label. well known as the heads behind leftback records and frequent collaborators, they each contribute two original tracks in sheer concrete style.
finally, leftback s own dudley strangeways rounds off the ep is his usual style, which cannot be described as anything less than true quality. as ever, black key have excelled in delivering a package which ticks all the right boxes, this is a release which will undoubtedly appeal to a diverse range of house music fans who appreciate a rather large nod to the underground. vinyl only.
following our last va release label heads dudley strangeways & michael mclardy return with a full 4 track ep. spanning from the dubby realms of spycatcher through to the club ready tumult this record encapsulates the current sound of leftback records whilst providing a cross section of tracks to suit various time slots.
after our premiere in february we are proud to present our second made of concrete - release. loosing the ground. absorbed by space. hold it down ep is the name of dudley strangeways new release. the uk based musician and labelhead of leftback, known for his classic sounds & sets, along deep, acid and tech lets us in on his dark 2-track secret. lastly compacted by 2 ashworth remixes, this ep floods synapses and gets control over your body. straight going kits and dripping pitched tom-sounds that lighten up the dark beats create a massive soundhall that perfectly represents the sound of made of concrete
from the array of collaborations seen in recent times, the nottingham based producers dudley strangeways and michael mclardy are back to flaunt their highly recognisable talent on back to yous 6th ep release of >fletchers curve. this 4 track ep sees the duo start with 2 original collaborations >dazzled< and >fletchers curve< with a revisit from adam shelton and matthew styles to help complete the already strong ep.
dudley strangeways >into deep< is the first release on this brand new label: back to you. this outstanding deep house ep includes shining remixes from martin dawson (cocoon/get physical/2020) & matthew burton (retrofit/leftd).
rube goldberg series returns, once again leaving the production duties in very capable hands. the music, intricately complex in its creation ultimately performs a simple task, much like the machines of the late r. goldberg.
it s time to invite some new kids onto the block as jammhot come very correct with a 4 tracker of what can only be described as lush house music. the ep is a collection of deep, swinging analogue grooves with both feet firmly planted in the real house music sound.
the 4th ark to ashes release features various artists. 1st we have a collaboration between 2 of the analog room residents, shadi megallaa & siamak amidi. up next are the leftback boys, michael mclardy & dudley strangeways. the a-side features a new project called apse by shadi megallaa & sasha kaline of alka rex. lastly the ep ends with the linguinis remix of monotax which was previously released on igloo records.
the first of a two part 12- sampler taken from our leftback vol.1 mix cd featuring four previously unreleased tracks is now available in unmixed format on vinyl. the four tracks were previously featured exclusively as part of leftback vol.1 with the first edition including new music from harry mccanna, dtg, mathew burton, dudley strangeways, tijn & liro.
although still relatively young, matt star started his career in the late nineties followed by his first vinyl release in 2006. his music has since appeared on the likes of hypercolour, cocoon, repeat music, rawax and many more. following an appearance on the label as part of our latest mix cd (leftback vol.1) matt now joins the leftback roster for his first full ep on the label accompanied by a remix by label heads michael mclardy & dudley strangeways
tomoki tamura s essential and refreshing label, holic trax collects together new house heat for a third volume of it irregular tom tam club series. across both a digital and 2 x 12- vinyl release the compilation offers plenty of club-ready highlights. having released music from producers around the world including rick wade, burnski, tuccillo and many more, the label has become a favourite with djs and dancers alike. now it turns to a mix of new and more established names for a collection of eight new cuts that offer something for everyone.
need you back is a collaboration piece between the anonymous mystep character and vocalist frank h. carter iii. the original track and vocal laid the grounds for remix work by label regular jamie trench, and a most experimental remix by our new friend dudley strangeways. this release also commemorates 3 years of made fresh daily, it s been a hell of a lot of fun and learning so far. here is to another 3, mfd forever.
we are proud to present you the new sub series with various other artists than stardub. first release features dudley strangeways (uk), matthew burton (uk), marco cassanelli (it) and koichi kimbara (jpn).
leftback present their 4th release of the year by welcoming original material from och, kashawar & matt star alongside a new collaborative track from label owners michael mclardy & dudley strangeways. the ep offers a diverse selection of deep cuts from the spacey and dubbed out through to minimal techno and will appeal to new fans aswell as those already following the first year of leftback.
big with: norm talley, tazz, chez damier, fred p , maceo plex, jamie anderson, marco carola...
new york house music legend todd terry on frole. originally released on todds inhouse records, love acid back today with two stunning remixes from julien sandre (hot waves, morris audio) and dudley strangeways (back to you, leftback).
black key records continue their run of top-notch releases, this time in the form of the well establish, and highly sort after james johnston. this 4-track ep features 3 stunning originals, plus a sterling remix from back to you records boss, dudely strangeways.
jaymo & andy georges moda black present futurists, a double vinyl collection of forward thinking, underground artists including sidney charles, rebel & twon, dudley strangeways, fauvrelle, elias tzikas, roberto palmero, javi bora & le vinyl and lrusse & bleecker. limited to 300 numbered copies.
jaymo & andy georges moda black launches a brand new project for march 2014 entitled futurists, a double vinyl collection of forward thinking, underground artists including sidney charles, rebel & twon, dudley strangeways, fauvrelle, elias tzikas, roberto palmero, javi bora & le vinyl and lrusse & bleecker
klasse recordings is pleased to present klsunderground002, our second fully fledged various artists compilation. continuing on the tradition from the first in the series, 002 calls on klasse family members as well as a few extended friends of the label and collates a beautifully put together release..
the long established and critically acclaimed dj-kicks series kicks off 2017 with suitably accomplished dj, producer, vocalist and instrumentalist matthew dear at the helm. a man of many musical hats, texas born, detroit raised dear has a wide reaching discography that takes in face melting techno as jabberjaw, dark avant-pop under his own name and intricate minimal as audion. often with a gothic slant and full of curiousness, his pensive but playful music is an intoxicating distillation of many different influences, often with his own stylised vocals at the centre