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Exept (feat. Missin, Sulex, Sinic & Visages) - NEMESI EP MethLab

Exept (feat. Missin, Sulex, Sinic & Visages) // NEMESI EP (MethLab / BNKR)

Exept (feat. Missin, Sulex, Sinic & Visages) - NEMESI EP MethLab

Exept (feat. Missin, Sulex, Sinic & Visages) // NEMESI EP (MethLab / BNKR)
Soundcloud Playlist // https://soundcloud.com/methlab-recordings/sets/out-now-exept-nemesi-ep-feat
Buy Link // https://fanlink.to/NEMESI
Artists // Exept feat. Missin, Sulex, Sinic & Visages
Release // NEMESI EP
Label // BNKR (MethLab)
Release Date // Out Now

EXEPT return to the METHLAB RECORDINGS label with the release of their NEMESI EP, which stands as the ninth entry in the label’s BNKR series, exploring form and space within sonic and visual structures. NEMESI sees EXEPT return with the same devotion to sharp & uncompromising sonics that drove their powerful, and highly acclaimed first full release, the STRONGER EP, recently in summer. Sealed within the EP are four collaborative workswith artists MISSIN, SINIC, SULEX, & VISAGES. A series of relentless explorations of the deep, dark, & refined sonics central to the EXEPT sound and fundamental to BNKR, whilst also featuring the defining sounds of their contributors in a unique sonic synthesis.

EXEPT combine first with MISSIN on the shadowy SOMETHING YOU ARE, which sets off at a rapid pace through a sinister landscape of frantic synths and whispered vocals. KERNAL PANIC features the sounds of SINIC and is dominated by the attacks of a distorted snare that pulses above the track’s ascetic instrumentation. EXEPT & SULEX bring PYTHON, which features a serpentine bassline that quickly surges to the fore as it cuts through the spaces between beats. ROTARY, EXEPT’s collaboration with VISAGES, closes the EP with a steady stream of driving percussion obscured only occasionally by the chants of a distant observer.

With NEMESI, EXEPT continue their steady rise as one of the freshest pioneering figures in deep, technical drum & bass, a focus shared by the BNKR project, where Exept’s sound finds a fitting home.

Label Soundcloud //
https://soundcloud.com/methlab-recordings

Artist Soundcloud //
https://soundcloud.com/exept
https://soundcloud.com/officialmissin
https://soundcloud.com/sulex
https://soundcloud.com/sinicdnb
https://soundcloud.com/visagesmusic

Aeph x Kung // Fomalhaut & Unformed (MethLab)

Aeph x Kung // Fomalhaut & Unformed (MethLab)

Aeph x Kung // Fomalhaut & Unformed (MethLab)

Aeph x Kung // Fomalhaut & Unformed (MethLab)
Soundcloud playlist // https://soundcloud.com/methlab-recordings/sets/aeph-x-kung-fomalhaut-unformed
Buy link // https://fanlink.to/Fmlhaut
Artists // Aeph x Kung
Release // Fomalhaut & Unformed
Label // MethLab Recordings
Release Date // Out Now

AEPH & KUNG combine forces for the latest 2-tracker on METHLAB RECORDINGS, which sees the release of FOMALHAUT// UNFORMED. AEPH’s long-running career has displayed his forward thinking technical style across numerous respected labels, and KUNG’s quick and aggressive rise has brought him similar renown, with his fresh and pointed ideas making a strong mark in drum & bass. With this release, the pair unite on a pair of unusual yet devastating tracks that push forward with a powerful blend of their unique styles.

FOMALHAUT cinematic opening atmosphere offers false tranquility, with soft pads and dreamy arpeggios that quickly disperse to unleash a destructive triplet bass rhythm with hard-hitting percussive impact. UNFORMED’s angle is by contrast more irregular with its driving beat rising from similarly cinematic beginnings as it sheds impact of its predecessor in favor of a more thoughtful dancefloor.

With FOMALHAUT//UNFORMED, AEPH & KUNG deliver a fierce two track release on METHLAB RECORDINGS, placing diligent focus on the unsparing commitment to technicality & forward thinking sonic textures of the artists.

Social Media //
https://soundcloud.com/aeph
https://soundcloud.com/kung-music

Subp Yao- Let Em Drown//Bubbles [Methlab]

SUBP YAO makes his debut on METHLAB RECORDINGS with the release of an aqueous pair of halftime tracks entitled LET ‘EM DROWN // BUBBLES. A rising name in the bass music scene, whose sets encompass a wide range of genres between 100-175 bpm, SUBP YAO has presented releases on an array of well-respected labels in the past year. These have included Saturate, Flexout Audio and Unchained Recordings, sick imprints through which he has displayed his stylistically signature warped beats. Now, SUBP YAO joins the forward-thinking musical minds at METHLAB RECORDINGS to further evolve this style, delivering twin audio sequences that expand new bounds from his founding principles.

LET ‘EM DROWN glides smoothly through its depths, carried forward by a constant flow present between bass, kick, and snare. Within its higher registers, high hats, bells, and sonorous pulses refract above the bassline, which lends a grounding influence. BUBBLES brings considerable bassweight, further amplified by the crushed and distorted kickdrum that breaks cyclically upon it, with each and every attack leaving harmonic echoes in its wake. Above these booming surges, the initially hesitant tone of an effervescent synthline is slowly transformed into a swirling sonic storm by the intensity of the beat below it, churning with energy swept from the echoes of the kick.

With LET ‘EM DROWN// BUBBLES, SUBP YAO presents a duo of powerful tracks that display his style with a heavy purity, its driving halftime basis merged with a menagerie of sonic textures in a unique synthesis of sound. Transmitted via METHLAB RECORDINGS, the sonics within can be expected to diffuse throughout the halftime scene and beyond at a rapid pace, carrying the names of both SUBP YAO & METHLAB upon their fierce current.

Purchase Let Em Drown//Bubbles on the Methlab Bandcamp: https://methlabagency.bandcamp.com/album/subp-yao-let-em-drown-bubbles

IHR- IKIGAI EP [Methlab]

Inward, Hanzo & Randie // Memory Check – Video Teaser from MethLab on Vimeo.

Italian Drum & Bass trio INWARD, HANZO, & RANDLE debut their newest EP “IKIGAI” on METHLAB RECORDINGS, featuring the specialized vocal timbres of THE SCIENCE. A rising sonic force in the DnB scene, INWARD, HANZO, & RANDLE have seen their tracks featured on labels such as Red Light Records, C4C Recordings and Blackout, continually exemplifying a raw but refined sound with their production. With IKIGAI, the trio continue to pursue this aesthetic whilst incorporating new and experimental approaches to sonics that install additional vivacity within their work. The resulting four track EP features hard charging tech dnb beats and halftime alongside soaring vocals, an effortless combination that creates a uniquely animated atmosphere on the dancefloor.

MEMORY CHECK opens the EP in full force as the impassioned cries of its soulful vocal echo amongst a syncopated salvo of kicks and neon bass, creating an air of fervent & energized desire. LIBERATE features the striking vocals of THE SCIENCE, which yearn for vibrance against a dystopian backdrop and above waves of reese bass, breaking upon powerful kickdrums in a malstrom of sonic force. SPACEFUNK’s cosmic atmosphere quickly intensifies as a funk fueled guitar riff sends its components rocketing forwards at breakneck pace, bringing the funk back to neurofunk. Its percussion and basses imbued with outlandish vitality by the frantic vibration of its steel strings. THE BITE moves by contrast in murky depths, but is soon transformed as its lumbering gait gains sinister weight with every beat, with percussion entwined by a serpentine bassline that moves divinely between impactful dynamic sonics.

IKIGAI shows INWARD, HANZO, & RANDLE in true form with four tracks that illuminate the trio’s singular dynamism, merging technical ability and creative prowess in a harmonious opus roiling with living energy. One of the most remarkable and rising talents in bass music, featuring on the relentlessly exploratory MethLab platform.

Buy IKIGAI on Beatport: https://www.beatport.com/release/ikigai-ep/2410307