November 22nd, 2015
It's that time again.
Next weekend, Brighton and its dubstep faithful are preparing themselves for what promises another absolutely sensational dance at Volks with The Mine. As ever, Duku and the team are pushing our sound with yet another amazing lineup (one that oddly echoes my Lithuanian dubstep...
October 23rd, 2015
Whenever the wider dubstep community encounters news about a forthcoming Goth-Trad release, the thrilled global response ripples across our shared networks. On a personal note, I’ve woken up to Cut End every day for the last three years (a gentle reminder of the superb experience I had when visiting...
October 16th, 2015
Itoa x FatKidOnFire
It's not often we're three guest mixes deep before getting more heavily involved in an artist's business - but that's the situation we find ourselves in with London's Itoa. Alex first got in touch in early 2014, with the title track on his debut digital EP with WW. Ever curious for new sounds, our...
September 15th, 2015
As one of the finest imprints in dubstep, it’s always an exciting time when fresh Chestplate material arrives. And, with its focus on quality rather than quantity, the latest release from Distance’s label marks the return of its first American artist.
Never one to shy away from his responsibilities...
August 28th, 2015
Nearly everyone involved in the dubstep sound is (or everyone should be) well aware of DEEP MEDi’s expert curation of the genre. The imprint is one of the few true bastions of 140bpm bass music - responsible for some of the best music and producers around. No mean feat.
While the quality of MEDi...
July 23rd, 2015
As anyone who's been a frequent reader of FKOF will know, we've long been supporters of what The Mine are doing for the dubstep sound down in Brighton. I've been fans of what Duku and the team are doing since meeting the DJ and promoter during my Lithuanian dubstep adventure. Their next dance, this coming...
July 10th, 2015
Every so often, you get a good indication that something once limited to underground culture is now no longer in the shadows.
We've covered V.I.V.E.K, his SYSTEM MUSIC label and the (now legendary) SYSTEM dances quite extensively here on FKOF, but today we announce the next chapter in the SYSTEM...
July 10th, 2015
Celebrating a Decade of DMZ
Ten years ago, all the way back in 2005, four friends started a collaboration that would launch a global cultural movement that would define their lives, their legacy and impact the lives of others across the world. Not many people can say they've done that...
Tonight, we celebrate a decade of DMZ -...
June 26th, 2015
With few producers being acknowledged for their influence and impact on both the roots and heritage of the true dubstep sound, it's safe to say Caspa ticks both these boxes. And then some.
After the well-received releases of the two 500: Episodes last year, the anticipation of the producer's...