AlibiSince the mid-nineties São Paulo, Brazil has given the world some of Drum & Bass's most celebrated artists. The inspiringly vibrant culture and the energetic, highly-vocal dancefloors have proven the perfect launchpad for the talent this city has to offer. And, over the last decade, Alibi has taken his place at the forefront.
AnikonikThe story of Anikonik is one of passion and perseverance within Scotland's thriving underground D&B scene. Starting out in Dundee, cutting her teeth as a resident DJ and promoter for Junglism Scotland, before long she knew her ambitions had outgrown the town. Moving to the capital, she quickly landed a spot as a resident DJ for the notorious Electrikal Sound System. With Edinburgh now firmly her home, she's often to be found headlining nights such as Midnight Bass, Sound System Legacies and the Electrikal club nights hosted in local institution The Bongo Club.
Ant TC1 presents Dispatch RecordingsAnt TC1 along with Hidden Agenda founded Dispatch Recordings back in 2001, Ant originally helped out with the management side of the label before finding his feet within the realms of production; which was a natural progression for him having DJ’d on pirate radio and in clubs from the age of 14 (since 1992).
Benny LGrowing up, music was the centre point of Benny’s life. After learning a range of instruments, from drums, the piano, trumpet and even the violin, he dedicated some of his most formative years to perfecting his craft. Although this could only be expected, after all he grew up alongside family members who also took just as much time pouring over their own musicality.
DecibellaCaptivated by the sounds of Garage, Hardcore and Jungle via pirate radio stations and rave tape packs, Decibella found her home on the dance-floors of One Nation, Telepathy and Raindance where she began her underground musical education, leading later to the Dubstep-oriented institutions FWD and DMZ.
DJ Flight presents the Next ChapterDJ Flight is widely regarded as one of the foundations of Drum & Bass and a pioneer of dance music. As a DJ and a radio presenter, she has been at the forefront of the scene’s transitional periods by championing underground music and eclectic producers.
Document OneDrum and bass duo Document One have carved out a diverse and high-energy sonic palette that has seen them cement their reputation internationally, releasing across some of the scene's most accomplished labels and touring extensively across five continents in the process.
Emma G presents Integral RecordsFashionista by day, DJ queen by night, Emma G is a well-known fixture in NZ’s underground dance scene, and for the past decade has continued to promote her love of intelligent music here in London through her role as Label Manager for Integral Records and the Soulside Sessions brand she created with MC Tali.
Euphonique & DazeeDazee & Euphonique share the same high-energy stage presence but each bring an individual and unique sound built from respective journeys through the industry. Fusing their original Jungle roots with their contemporary Drum and Bass styles, they continue to release and perform for some of the biggest brands in the scene - both together as a duo and separately in their own right.
GoddardThe chart-topping producer blending DnB with lavish melodies and top tier songwriting. Mixing DnB tempos with sumptuous electronic melodies and inescapable hooks, Northamptonshire-based producer Goddard is drum ‘n’ bass’ next superstar in the making. His collaboration with rising UK vocalist Venbee has already scaled the upper-echelons of the UK singles chart and racked up streams in the tens of millions, while he’s received support from key figures in the world of drum ‘n’ bass and beyond.
Hospital RecordsRising Drum and Bass talent, Lens, joins us monthly to serve up a two hour Hospital Records special, spanning all D&B sub genres. Expect bags of exclusive music and some of the freshest releases, as well as guest mixes from the hottest producers, vocalists and labels in the game.
Shady NovelleRaised in London by her Irish mother, Shady grew up surrounded by musically passionate elders - it was only natural for her to flow into the discovery of her own vocal abilities and musical talents from a young age, finding her voice singing at family get togethers and house parties back in Belfast - a place she identifies as home.
Silva SnipaMy inspiration in style originates from the likes of old school pirate radio, and I collect a variety of styles of Drum & Bass and Jungle records. I like to play a bit of everything, but mainly I'll be showcasing darkside and Techstep sounds, joined by other DJs and MCs in the scene for my monthly residency with Kool.
Soulvent RecordsSoulvent Records is a UK-based Drum & Bass record label, founded in 2014 by Liam Holyoak-Rackal, Jack ‘Pola’ Higgins and Joe Goss. The label specialises in Drum & Bass music, and has since become a prominent force in the scene, releasing tracks from both established artists and up-and-comers.
Truth Hertz with Ill Truth & BluejayThe 'Truth Hertz' show is a monthly instalment on SWU bringing the listener a true insight into the real underground Drum & Bass catalogue, sprinkled with a dose of laughter and some signature jingles and proudly hosted by Bristol hombres: Ill Truth & Bluejay.
WarlockA regular on the radio and the rave since the early days of Acid House and Hardcore. Chasing the new sounds ever since ,this show brings together all the new bass driven angles across all the tempos, as well as random dippage from all the pasts. Co-founder of Rag & Bone records and more recently aliasing as Hooverian Blur.
Young HeadAs an early pioneer in DnB, Younghead has played at many well known clubs in the UK, from Newcastle to Devon, and has also been a known resident on Kool FM Radio, as well as a regular at Jungle Fever. He was on the Ton D.J. Agency and had 2 E.P’s released on Reinforced Records, along with other tracks on 1210 Records, and Flex Recordings. He is currently focused on completing a build of his own Studio as he continues learning the forever changing technology and production in making music.