February 17th, 2017

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By: FatKidOnFire

Pugilist – FKOFd031

FatKidOnFire Presents

It's been a minute since our awesome FKOFd030 EP dropped late last year. As we previously alluded to, we're slowing down the release schedule for FKOFd this year as we focus on a few other projects, but we're delighted to be kicking 2017 off with a debut from one of our favourite producers. You'll...

September 20th, 2016

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By: FatKidOnFire

Keeping it Subliminal

[Artist Highlight]

I take comfort in the underground music community. It is a privilege to inhabit a sphere satisfied to rumble safely below the radar of a mainstream culture obsessed with causing commotion. When EDM heroes and social media superstars spew garbage online or on the mic, I tend to resist catering to the...

August 8th, 2016

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By: FatKidOnFire

Sleeper – Crushin EP

FKOF Review

Crucial Recordings couldn’t bare a more appropriate name. Sleeper’s record label accurately describes the dubstep community’s collective regard for his releases. The artist produces in the spirit of a DJ. He channels the rhythmic energy of the dancefloor with skill and precision, and his tracks...

August 4th, 2016

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By: FatKidOnFire

DMVU x IllChill – Green Tape

FKOF Review

“Nothing is sacred.” It didn’t make it into the final draft, but I’m certain that DMVU said this to me in an interview about the side of his musical personality showcased byGreen Tape, now available on Turbo Tape. This is the spirit in which I review the album. The collaboration with Ill Chill...

July 10th, 2016

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Bisweed – Baby EP

FKOF Review

These days, the evolution of dubstep is a touchy topic. Despite the clickbait headlines periodically spewed by pop-EDM muckrakers, the genre is not dead — contrarily, the 140 sound has a more powerful global presence now than ever before. Still, within the community, any assertion of sonic creativity...