Foundation Audio

Teffa – Synchronise (FAV017) [HNYBSS Premiere]

Ask me who I think is having a stand out year and one of the first names that comes to mind must be Teffa. The Londoner has unleashed some of the hardest material of the year so far on a number of imprints, most recently on Hotplates Recordi... Read More...

The Hive – July 2020

Although I've been fairly quiet on the blog this month, that doesn't mean some fire hasn't been unleashed! Once again (and for the final time) 'Bandcamp Friday' came through, enabling producers to fire out some fresh material themselves and benefit ... Read More...

The Weekly Buzz – 30/03/2020

As the name suggests, amongst pushing fresher sounds to dedicated listeners, the old school roots and foundation sound sits firmly at the heart of Chad Dubz' prolific label Foundation Audio. With that in mind, FA welcome's Minneapolis bad ma... Read More...

RSD – Look (FAVX004) [HNYBSS Premiere]

It's certainly been a busy few weeks for the Foundation Audio gang. Following Chad Dubz' superb 'Ghostin'' EP and an announcement of two more records from Aki and Mikrodot due this month, the prolific label bagged themselves two mighty dubs ... Read More...

The Hive – November 2019

I don't know how we've made it here so quick, but incredibly this will be the final instalment of 'The Hive' this year as, like last year, I intend to have the last week or two of 2019 away from the blog to come back with fresh eyes and ears in 2020... Read More...

The Hive – October 2019

After having to skip last months edition, it's good to crack one out this time round as October has seen so barnstorming releases. Thelem - Clickbait / Backchat Ever the independent pioneer, Thelem dropped two characteristically massive tu... Read More...

The Weekly Buzz – 16/09/2019

Belgian badman Zygos has been putting out heat for a minute now, with each new plate expected to be red hot. In just three years he's racked up a catalogue that includes releases on Encrypted Audio, Rarefied, TRUSIK, Cue Line Records, Overdu... Read More...

The Weekly Buzz – 05/08/2019

Since starting this blog nearly two years ago, I've had the privilege of seeing the beginnings of a handful of talented producers, progressing from sketchy clips on Soundcloud to having their material featured on fully fledged labels. One of... Read More...

The Hive – May 2019

It's that time of the month again where I take a look at some of my favourite releases from recent weeks. Here's what I've been feeling in May... Sleeper - Calling On Spirits / Yonks (CRUCIAL023) It goes without saying that when it comes t... Read More...

The Hive – April 2019

This month has flown by! Lets check out some of my favourites from April... DPRTNDRP - Enkai / Bantu (CRUCIAL022) We begin with two of my favourite tracks of the year so far by Italian outfit DPRTNDRP. I've been begging for the release... Read More...