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Alci – Rope A Dope / Track-a-Day Giveaway

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September 25, 2013

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Tonight is the big night!! The Bottom Forty Decibel Festival showcase is tonight at Chop Suey, and in honor of this years festival kick-off occasion is the last of our track-a-day giveaway. Today I’m sharing one of my favorite slammers from Alci, a rather fresh producer who currently has a gorgeous 2-part EP out. This track is rooted in a simple house format, but with a heavy techno hitter right before the 2 minute mark that always gets the dance floor going, if you are a DJ this is a must have for your record bag, enjoy!

Go get down with PAVONE / RIFF-RAFF / EJECA / PILLOWTALK tonight at Chop Suey!

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04 Rope A Dope (Original Mix)

Category: Downloads

Armeria – Not the Same (Taneli Remix) / Track-a-Day Giveaway

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September 24, 2013


Taneli, a DJ/producer from the U.K, serves up this smooth remix of ‘Not the Same’, from newbie on the scene, Armeria. I’m really diggin’ this mellow, yet bass laden track.

Don’t forget to check us out at our Decibel Showcase at Chop Suey tomorrow! Get your tix here!

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Category: Downloads

Enter “Beyond” via Walton and Hyperdub

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August 29, 2013

Very intrigued by Walton’s debut album on Hyperdub. I respect hearing several styles and genres placed together in a distinct new way, and Beyond is a perfect example. You’ll catch some pieces of underground dance music; house, grime, garage and bits of R&B. But it’s the overall Beyond package and effortless execution of these elements that dazzles me. Walton has created his own environment, with enough diversity to attract a wide range of listeners.

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Category: Music

Nark- Night Moves (Decibel / B40 Exclusive)

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August 20, 2013


After a couple months in the making, and a years wait since the last mix release from Bottom Forty’s founder, NARK, comes the release of Night Moves. An exclusive mix for Decibel Festival and a buildup to our first Decibel showcase on Wednesday 9.25.13 with Ejeca, Pillowtalk, Riff-Raff and Pavone (RSVP HERE). This is Decibel’s opening showcase, pick up your tickets before it sells out! There’s more info after the jump below, but until then pop on and download Night Moves (recommended for some intimate afterhours…).

1. Borderline- Stay
2. Acterbahn d’Amour- Cardbox
3. Mash- Style is the Answer
4. Tornado Wallace- Thinking Allowed
5. DJ Pierre- Genesis Wave
6. Omar S- Ready My Black Asz
7. Crimea X- Floordance Track (Prins Thomas Diskomiks)
8. In Flagranti- Effective Placebo Affect
9. The Revenge- MWI
10. Jacques Renault- Back To You (Fantastic Man Remix)
11. Stingray313- NKKK4_2
12. Chelonis R. Jones- 23$ Life (Toby Tobias Instrumental)
13. Tone of Arc- Goodbye Horses

More about the official Bottom Forty / Decibel showcase below…
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Category: Exclusive

Wheez-ie – Let’s Get Weird

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April 22, 2013


I say it’s time to raise the tempo here on Bottom Forty. One artist bringing some serious heat in the juke realm is Wheez-ie. I’ve been carrying his tracks around a lot these days; including “Keep Yer Chin Up” in my set for Decibel Festival 2012, and using the acid juke wonder “Dreamz” at parties. I did an extensive interview with him for Disco Droppings last week, so if you’re enticed and wanna learn more, I got you.

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Category: Music