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Maddslinky – Rules By Your Motions by strangefruitmusic
July 26, 2010, 1:15 am
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From venerable dubstep progenitor Zed Bias comes this new tune produced under his Maddslinky moniker. The smooth shuffle of “Ruled By Your Motions” is taken from the forthcoming Maddslinky album for Tru Thoughts, entitled Make a Change. It starts out innocently enough: swirls of ambient noise and processed field recordings undulate beneath sparse, pattering hi-hats while a subtle melody slowly rises to the surface, bringing a skittering beat with it. Eventually, Maddslinky introduces his fat bassline into the mix, which quite effortlessly holds the entire production together. It’s as stellar a track as one would expect from someone with a rap sheet like Bias’, and certainly leads us to believe more wonderful things will be heard when Make a Change is released this October.

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Label Love (free download) by strangefruitmusic
June 23, 2010, 10:56 pm
Filed under: Download, Electronic, funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, latin, music | Tags: , , ,

Label Love is an eclectic yet unified bundle of unique sounds compiled simply for the love of sharing them with the universe – each track plucked and presented by label heads from Bastard Jazz, ESL, Fania, Now Again, Plug Research, Tru Thoughts and Ubiquity. 

Each label evokes it’s own signature swagger giving this collection a diversified and interesting flow of genres. Label Love consists of nostalgic classics, fresh unreleased gems and other dope selections with the goal of expanding minds to new styles, vibrations and colors. 

Quantic – Dog with a Rope by strangefruitmusic
May 21, 2010, 11:30 pm
Filed under: dub, music, reggae, reggea/dub | Tags: , ,


How i love this guy. Seems he can’t do anything wrong. After great releases as Quantic Soul Orchestra and Quantic and his Combo Bárbaro, Will Holland will release Dog With A Rope on Tru Thoughts July 13th, is the second album from Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno, the tropical dub/reggae side project that Quantic introduced to the world with 2008’s highly acclaimed ‘Death Of The Revolution. With the Flowering Inferno, Will ‘Quantic’ Holland brings dub and reggae flavours to the Latin American and African sounds that he has been chasing round the globe since he first started collecting records. Check out the title track HERE

Maddslinky feat Omar – Special (preview) by strangefruitmusic
May 2, 2010, 11:52 pm
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