Cptl Pnshmnt is our Artist of the Week

by | Mar 12, 2024 | Spotlight

In the ever-evolving landscape of drum and bass, it’s crucial to spotlight artists who not only understand its roots but also dare to redefine its future. This week, we turn the spotlight on CPTL PNSHMNT, a dynamic duo hailing from San Juan, Puerto Rico, comprised of Joseph Figueroa and Stephen Zaccariello. With a history of releases on esteemed labels such as Neuropunk, Bad Taste, Close 2 Death, Korsakov, and Boomslang—to name a few—CPTL PNSHMNT has etched their name into the annals of the genre. Their ability to blend face-melting basslines with heart-pounding drums has captivated audiences worldwide, earning them support from industry titans like Zombie Cats, Teddy Killerz, Emperor, and Dirt Monkey just to name a few. From their explosive debut with Anubis/Infekt on Histeria Records to the bouncy banger “Horizons” on Korsakov Music’s Future Stars Volume 2, their journey through the drum and bass realm has been nothing short of meteoric.

Now, poised to elevate their status even further, CPTL PNSHMNT is gearing up for their upcoming release on Eatbrain, touted as their finest work to date. This anticipation underscores the duo’s relentless pursuit of excellence and innovation in their craft. Their tracks have resonated on the largest stages across the globe, often featured by the biggest names in drum and bass, showcasing their universal appeal and the high regard in which they’re held by peers and fans alike. With a repertoire that spans the gamut of the drum and bass spectrum, CPTL PNSHMNT is not just another name in the scene—they are a formidable force, pushing boundaries and setting new standards. Their story is one of passion, dedication, and an unyielding drive to deliver unforgettable auditory experiences. For anyone with even a fleeting interest in drum and bass, CPTL PNSHMNT’s discography is an essential exploration. Join us in celebrating their achievements and keep your ears poised for what promises to be a groundbreaking addition to their already impressive oeuvre.

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Bad Syntax

Bad Syntax. CEO of Abducted LTD and co-host of one of the most popular DNB podcasts in the world, the Best Drum and Bass Podcast. I have released music on some awesome labels like Eatbrain, Viper, Close 2 Death, Expedite, Formation & SLK. If you'd like to learn more, book or contact me directly you can check out my EPK at bestdnb.com/bad-syntax.