Paradox – Toprock/Orion [Metalheadz]

Paradox – Toprock/Orion [Metalheadz]

Paradox is making his solo debut for Metalheadz, having signed almost half a dozen releases over a decade-plus in collaboration with Nucleus. The two-tracker of Toprock and Orion is classic Paradox, jungle-like-van der Rohe in its stark use of sampling to paint a...
Nvrsoft – Strung [Saturate Records]

Nvrsoft – Strung [Saturate Records]

That’s right, Best DNB’s own Nvrsoft has dropped her very first internationally signed digital release, a free download on Germany’s Saturate Records. You can listen to and download the track for yourself here, and below we have an in-depth one-on-one with Nvrsoft to...
Current Value – Deadly Toys LP [Invisible]

Current Value – Deadly Toys LP [Invisible]

Current Value has dropped his latest full-length release on Noisia’s Invisible imprint, Deadly Toys. The album is sure to draw comparisons with 2016’s Biocellulose, a sublime release which saw the German producer break new ground aesthetically and commercially, but...
Demystifying Compression

Demystifying Compression

Have you ever wondered exactly what compression does, when to use it, and just what makes it such an integral, yet controversial part of the production process? Some producers get years into their careers without so much as looking at a compressor; this is nothing to...
Deconstructing The Reese

Deconstructing The Reese

You probably know how to make a reese bass/supersaw with a synthesizer (play two or more sawtooth waveforms which are subtly out of tune), but have you ever wondered why they make their distinctive sound? Read on, as Lu talks through some of the basics of synth...