second release from new york based label/party frendzone. this compilation features two tracks from elusive label stalwart ames henry (with paul kav on a1.) + an experimental tech- breakbeat composition from seasoned drum & bass producer fanu. finished with straight up hardcore junglism from label veteran octo octa.
in every genre, there are tracks that come and go as well as those that will make an impact on the genre for years to come, paving a new path for new stylistical innovations. paracosm falls into the latter category with its massive explosive soundwall of percussion. regardless of the genre or tempo, fanus works have always been exploring the drums and a certain otherworldly atmosphere, and lightless006 doesnt make an exception, either, as the flipside, yin dub, catering for the slowfast heads, with its carefully-crafted percussion at 80 bpm and asian atmospheres also proves. few artists carry in their works a vibe similar to early photek, but it can be heard in fanu tracks once again.
junglist. samplist. breakbeat aficionado. passionate dj. avid music lover. those are some of the descriptions that fit fanu. while living in the rather dark and cold north of finland, he got into the jungle thing in the mid nineties - soon after hearing some electronic music during the earlier years of the decade.
the spanish duo exium has been working non stop for almost ten years, both on stage and in the studio. after releasing more than 50 releasesin several labels from around the map, this year they will release their first full lenght album under the nheoma records flag. a mature work that explores the darkest corners of electronic music creation, seriously and scientifically.
budget price-10 tracks cd priced just above the cost of a single 12inch - stellar line up includes all the offshore favorites + unique comic strip artwork from nyc designer cede adds value. 10 unmixed, exclusive & unreleased tracks that help further