It’s that time of the year again, 2011 is coming to a close and the STHoldings staff members gather together to discuss their Top 3 tracks of the year (not as an easy task as i’m sure you can imagine)… Here’s last year’s picks as we’re in the mood to reminisce. Chris Parkinson 01. Instra:mental [...]
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So that’s another year almost done and with it come the inevitable top this, top that lists. Here are details of how STHoldings distributed labels/artists featured in the end of year lists from around the web. RA Poll: Top 50 tracks of 2011 http://www.residentadvisor.net/feature.aspx?1422 46. Maurice Donovan - Babeh [SSSSS] The man formerly known as Ramadan cuts up a [...]
Having released the anonymous and enormous F**k Yonkers bootleg earlier this year, the Amsterdam based Audio Culture Label is poised to unleash their first official release, a piece of music which is the result of the collaborative efforts of Dutch wunderkid Presk and Amsterdam’s premier tastemaker Cinnaman.
sthreleases220811 New D&B Releases REVREC023 – Nocturnal & Hybris – Pyramids – 12″ Vinyl Next stop for Revolution features another new recruit to our ever growing army, Hybris. After his huge EP for Noisia’s label Vision and releases on Critical and Blackout, this producer is rapidly rising up the dnb ranks. “Pyramids” sees Hybris teaming [...]
sthreleases210311 New D&B Releases REDSEAL006 – ASC & Vaccine / ASC – Machines / Bleep Test – 12″ Vinyl Limited Solid Gold Vinyl. Following the opening of 2011 with our first 12” from Need For Mirrors comes this sub bass bomb by the husband and wife team of ASC & Vaccine. Both artists have recorded [...]
Instra:mental have completed their debut album and there’s no better home for it than their own firmly established label Nonplus+. Having made a name for themselves over the last few years as avant-garde, forward thinking producers who set trends instead of following, they lay down a full length album showcasing where their productions are at now rather than being a summary of where they’ve come from.
For over two decades, no one had pushed the legacy of bass culture like the stalwart for the deeper end of the spectrum, Marcus Intalex. And yet, despite his storied back catalog of scene-defining releases, genre-crossing remixes, and even a revolutionary LP with M.I.S.T. and calibre (as Mist:ical), the music world has never been graced with a solo album from the innovator himself. Until now, 21 years in.
sthreleases140211 New D&B CD MJAZZLP04 – Various – The Modernists 2 CD – CD The CD album is strictly limited to 100 hand finished copies, so certainly something for the collectors. Tony Justice’s MJazz label has come good with the second instalment on it’s limited CD series. “The Modernists 2” brings together an international selection [...]
LOL is a bit of an unusual project, it’s just a thing in it’s own right, it’s not ‘for’ anything or anyone in particular, it’s just an LP made by three bored people who like music that sounds like it did before the advent of the internet. The project was recorded in the bedroom of a warehouse conversion in Hackney Wick (bedrooms can be incredibly creative spaces, seeing as most of us were conceived in one).