Reviewed by Adam Corner Source: (Kruger Magazine)
You know how it is - you get in from work, pick up your post, stick the cooker on to fry some bacon, forget that you've turned the hob on, put your pile of post down for a second, and WHOOSH! You've only gone and set fire to the post, endangering your life and your fitted kitchen in the process.
'Not leaving your Mary Anne Hobbs on' jokes aside, you could forgive the warrior queen if the last thing she wanted to do, having almost frazzled her
Reviewed by Phil Hebblethwaite Source: (Huck)
Mary’s been on the radio for a thousand years, but she clearly still has a real love for finding out about new music and telling others.
Here she is in her role as Auntie Dubstep, compiling a killer collection of menacing beats, bass and bleeps that slip into grime and techno too.
An excellent overview of what’s going on in that dark and beautiful world.
Reviewed by Unknown Source: (Boomkat)
Aaron Funk comes with two of the most accessible cuts from probably his most accessible album to date with this slab of floor wreckin techniques for Planet Mu. 'Miss Balaton' on the A-side features a much matured dancefloor workout with a properly epic intro giving way to less frantic than usual but no less effective jungle-tech in his inimitable style while 'CCUK' is the one for the DJs with a full twintub rinsin' jungle workout that pays homage to
Virus Vs Various
Reviewed by Baze Source: (Nitestylez)
Finally Manchester's Virus Syndicate is back on Planet µ and this time they've teamed up with Various Production to deliver a must have, top notch 7". Whilst "Apollo" is a sweet R'n'G / Rhythm'n'Grime tune that might gain some major broadcasting attention even due to is excellence, "Neva Argue" tears up dances wit heavyweight beats that've gotta be filed under the Industrial Grime-flavored flag. My 7" of the month.
- Eskmo - Let Them Sing
- Ikonika - Smuck
- Geiom & Shortstuff - No Hand Signals
- Starkey - OK Luv
- Raffertie - 7th Dimension
- Ceephax Acid Crew - United Acid Emirates
- Kuedo - Dream Sequence E.P.
- Starkey - Ephemeral Exhibits
- Neil Landstrumm - Lord For £39
- Distance - Repercussions
- Last Step - 1961
- Mrs Jynx - The Standoffish Cat
- Venetian Snares - My Downfall (Original Soundtrack)
- Meat Beat Manifesto - Autoimmune
- iTAL tEK - Cyclical
- Mary Anne Hobbs - Evangeline
- Venetian Snares - Miss Balaton
- Various Production & Virus Syndicate - Apollo/Neva Argue
- Sunken Foal - Fermented Condiments
- Sunken Foal - Fallen Arches
- Venetian Snares - Detrimentalist
- The Gasman - Superlife
- Eero Johannes - Eero Johannes
- Virus Syndicate - Sick Pay