Artikal Music

The Essentials 2020

Out of the hundreds of releases and hundreds of tracks, it's impossible to objectively pick favourites. However, out of the anthems, the explosive weapons and the sound system fundamentals, I've picked out ten of my most played and most memorable tr... Read More...

The Hive – November 2020

As I take it easy towards of the end of the year, this will be the final 'Hive' of 2020. Check out some releases I've been enjoying this month that I haven't manage to mention elsewhere... DUPLOC Selects Chapter Four The epic 'DUPLOC Selec... Read More...

The Hive – October 2020

The Hive has been missing for a couple of months. As someone who writes this blog by themselves, it can be tricky to get an extensive post like this uploaded amongst everything else. However following some crazy releases, I must put something togeth... Read More...

The Weekly Buzz – 14/09/2020

Having written this blog for over two years now, naturally I've been able to enjoy the growth of many talented producers, witnessing the evolution and development of their sound and in turn, becoming some of the leading creatives in the genr... Read More...

The Weekly Buzz – 03/08/2020

One of the most prominent names to come out of the Wave scene over recent years, Deadcrow sets his sights on Dubstep territories this week for his debut vinyl release, featuring two mammoth tracks on the mighty Artikal Music. Like all good p... Read More...

The Hive – June 2020

The Hive returns with some of my favourites of the month that haven't been covered elsewhere on the blog. With yet another 'Bandcamp Day' earlier this month, many of my selections stem from there, and many of which are independently released by a fe... Read More...

The Hive – April 2020

One of the few positives to come from lock down is the ability to stay up to date with new releases and being able to dig further into what's out there. So with that said, lets see what the month of April brought. It didn't disappoint! DUPLOC... Read More...

The ‘Bee’ Side Volume One

Have you ever looked forward to an absolute banger to be released, only to find the tune on the flip side actually slaps just as hard or even more so? I've experienced it frequently over the years and not only do I sometimes find it a shame to see... Read More...

The Hive – January 2020

If anything positive is to come from a dreary January, it's the regular supply of fresh music we've enjoyed. Record labels and artists alike have signalled how active they intend to be throughout the next twelve months and for the most part, the hig... Read More...