Tectonic Recordings presents Tectonic Plates Volume 4
The definition of dubstep in 2013 is further explored as Tectonic Recordings renowned Plates series reaches the fourth edition.
The definition of “dubstep” in 2013 is further explored as Tectonic Recordings’ renowned Plates series reaches the fourth edition.
Since starting low frequency operations in 2005, Bristol’s Tectonic Recordings has been a landmark for dubstep, bass and progressive electronic music fans; with artists releasing on the label including Skream, Loefah, 2562, Peverelist, RSD, Flying Lotus, Joker, Addison Groove, Jack Sparrow, Photek, Distal, Digital Mystikz and label boss Pinch. Compiling exclusive tracks, the Plates series showcases a selection of electronic music’s leading and breaking artists.
Familiar names to the series on this edition include daddy of Bristolian crew H.E.N.C.H. Jake kicking off with ‘Rounds’, Kryptic Minds, Guido and Armour. The US represents with multitalented Pursuit Grooves, Atlanta’s Distal – both who have released LPs with Tectonic – and a new hook up with Sinistarr and Texel teaming for ‘Decebell’.
DnB producer Steve Digital brings added dub vibes on the incredibly titled ‘Larry Shite On The Night’, Mumdance & Logos and Beneath explore post-grime influenced BPMs and there is also space for a debut track from new Mancunian producer Acre.
Various Artists - Tectonic Plates Volume 4
Release date 6th May 2013
Label Tectonic Recordings
1. Jakes ‘Rounds’
2. Guido ‘State Of Joy’
3. Sinistarr & Texel ‘Decibell’
4. Decibel ‘Talk’
5. Mumdance & Logos ‘Drum Boss’
6. Distal ‘Kerplunk’
7. Kryptic Minds ‘Convoluted’
8. Steve Digital ‘Larry Shite On The Night’
9. Armour ‘Skylark’
10. Pursuit Grooves ‘Hard Beginnings’
11. Acre ‘DXTR’
12. Beneath ‘Flight’