• Various - Amµnition

    Reviewed by JB (logarhythm)

    Various - Amµnition

    Hard to believe that the Planet Mu label is about to enter triple figures: in preparation for this rite of passage, label boss Mike Paradinas (U-Ziq) has mixed together 34 tracks from the Planet Mu stable showcasing some of their most recent and forthcoming releases. While these enterprises can often end up as sterile exercises in retrospection and/or self congratulation, this one goes for the jugular. Retro-futurist rave dynamics in abundance: mentasm stabs, amen
    more

  • Various - Amµnition

    Various - Amµnition

    So, in the exceptionally doubtful event any of you need persuading, what we have here is a killer 80 minute mix from Mr Paradinas bouncing through his fine fine catalogue with fierce resilience and precision breaks – starting with the more reflective moments of Venetian Snares, through to a jacked-up tumblin brekcore affair takin in Chevron, The Gasman, Datach’i, Hellfish, Rude Ass Tinker, Remarc, Shitmat, Bizzy B, Hawerchuck, Ddamage, Ambulance and ending up
    more

  • A Brave Mu World

    Various - Amµnition

    Various - Amµnition

    Thanks to the helpful people that tend to break music down into bite-sized categories that are easier to digest and generalise about, it’s pretty safe to place the Planet Mu record label within the field of what is rather smugly known as ‘Intelligent Dance Music’. Unfortunately for the advocates of such generalising, the latest aural assault from Mu’s relatively hostile corner of the universe, entering our airspace in the form of the Ammunition tour and
    more