With his highly anticipated EP Transit about to splash down on Nov. 25, RAM Records producer Culture Shock is poised to dominate D&B dancefloors worldwide. The first release from the EP, Steam Machine, has already seized the #1 spot on Beatport’s D&B chart, and LessThan3 has the web premiere of another expertly crafted tune from the EP [...]
Culture Shock - Tangents (Original Mix) [RAM]
Drum & bass brethren, it’s time for another dose of new D&B with The Rinse. For this week’s episode, RAM Records producer Culture Shock checks in to give us his favorite cuts at the moment. Through his undeniable production talent, Culture Shock has become one of the brightest beacons in D&B over the last decade. From his start at the [...]
DLR & Break - Human Error (Original Mix) [Dispatch]
Madface - Bright Future (Original Mix) [RAM]
Culture Shock feat. Bryn Christopher - City Lights (Original Mix) [RAM]
Crystal Fighters - Love Alight (Culture Shock Remix) [Zirculo]
Mind Vortex - Against the Grain (Original Mix) [RAM]
It’s been a long time coming, but two very conspicuous (and very unavailable) tracks from drum & bass producer Culture Shock have now been released in the form of a brand new EP titled Raindrops/Troglodyte VIP. For the last 12 months both tunes could only be heard exclusively via mixed sets from the scene’s top-tier DJs, including Andy [...]
Culture Shock - Raindrops (Original Mix) [RAM]
Culture Shock - Troglodyte VIP (Original Mix) [RAM]
Festival season in New York prominently kicked off over the weekend with Electric Daisy Carnival NY, a small contingent of Insomniac‘s international festival family. Though smaller in capacity and spread over two days rather than last year’s three-day festival, EDC NY packed a lot of punch into Queens’ Citi Field. The five stages were [...]
Maceo Plex & Cajmere - Calm Under Pressure [Cajual]
Cirez D - Thunderstruck [Mouseville]
Faithless - Not Going Home (Eric Prydz Remix) (Radio Rip) [Ultra]
For the last few years, south London based Hospital Records has been the definitive sound in drum & bass. It comes as no surprise then that our Top 15 Drum & Bass Tracks of 2012 chart is filled with Hospital artists such as Netsky, Metrik, S.P.Y, and Logistics. Hospitality Drum & Bass 2013 marks Hospital’s third annual release and [...]
Culture Shock - I Remember (Original Mix) [Hospital]
Calyx & Teebee - Elevate This Sound (Original Mix) [Hospital]
Sub Zero - Digital Blues (Original Mix) [Hospital]
It was an eventful year for drum & bass in 2012. Super-group Pendulum went on hiatus to focus on Knife Party, RAM Records decided to launch a sister label named ProgRAM, and Hospital Records continued to grow their counterpart label Med School. We also witnessed several fledgling producers make their mark on the genre and also saw a few [...]
Birdy Nam Nam - Goin' In (Skrillex Goin' Hard Mix) [OWSLA]
S.P.Y. - You (Original Mix) [Hospital]
Metrik - Drift (Original Mix) [Viper]
Friction - Led Astray (Extended Mix) [Shogun Audio]
Blokhe4d - Bang The Drum (Original Mix) [Bad Taste]
Kasper - Scorsese (Original Mix) [Fokuz]
Mind Vortex - Hotbox (Original Mix) [RAM]
Netsky - Come Alive (Original Mix) [Hospital]
Marilyn Manson - Slo-Mo-Tion (Dirtyphonics Remix) [Cooking Vinyl]
Wilkinson feat Iman - Need To Know (Original Mix) [RAM]
Logistics - We Are One (Nu:Logic Remix) [Hospital]
Bcee feat Darrison - So Right (Mutated Forms Remix) [Spearhead]
Culture Shock - I Remember (Original Mix) [RAM]
Sub Focus feat Alpines - Tidal Wave (Original Mix) [Mercury]
Rudimental feat John Newman - Feel The Love (Original Mix) [Black Butter]
Here is a story that should motivate the fledgling producers out there. James Pountney, aka Culture Shock, was attending a show at the famed Fabric nightclub in London and the man behind the decks that night happened to be the RAM boss himself–Andy C. After the show, James slid Andy C a couple of his tunes and few weeks later James was [...]
Culture Shock - Troglodyte (Original Mix) [RAM]
Culture Shock - I Remember (Original Mix) [RAM]
D&B Arena Award for best new producer, check. D&B Arena Award for best album, check. Signed by the ubiquitous Hospital Records, check. Belgian drum’n’bass producer-extraordinaire Netsky is a huge asset to the entire fabric of d’n’b, with his cross-genre appeal and highly musical production style. While his upcoming album release is [...]
Netsky - Come Alive (Original Mix) [Hospital]
Netsky - Come Alive (Culture Shock Remix) [Hospital]
Netsky - Come Alive (Rockwell Remix) [Hospital]
The mighty RAM Records (stylized logo above) has decided to bless drum’n’bass fans with an end-of-year collection of their biggest tunes from 2011. All year long the label has indulged ravers with d’n’b hotness, but now the good folks at RAM have decided to compile all of the standouts from 2011 in one polished package entitled Ram [...]
Wilkinson - Every Time (Original Mix) [RAM]
Mind Vortex - Onslaught (Original Mix) [RAM]
Culture Shock - Protection (Original Mix) [RAM]
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