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Just a quick one to let you know that we’ve recently updated our Live Sets & Mixes page to include the bulk of the Bad Sekta-related sets from the amazing underground music resource that is Ill FM! We’re leeching their files, so thanks Mark P.
There’s a massive amount of innovative, chaotic and just plain weird live and DJ archive sets here from crew including Anxt!, Dave Stitch, Ely Muff, Enreset, FZV, Phuq, Ronin, The Wirebug and many others, so dive on in!
Here’s the tracklist:
01. Ovuca – ‘Stacey’
02. Bogdan Raczynski – ‘Trance and Burn’
03. Cylobotnia – ‘Track 1’
04. The Tuss – ‘Rushup I Bank 12’
05. Dave Monolith – ‘Farewell Frenchman’
06. VHS Head – ‘Sunset Everett’
07. The Flashbulb – ‘Binedump (Acidwolf Mix)’
08. Milanese – ‘Braggin’
09. Jega – ‘Intron.ix’
10. Amon Tobin – ‘Marine Machines’
11. Clark – ‘Rainbow Voodoo’
In all the excitement over getting the new site online and our new Obese release out this week, we forgot to mention that as part of our relaunch we’re offering £1.50 off orders of our ‘BADvinyl001’ 12″ vinyl (with FLAC & 320KBPS MP3 instant downloads, stickers, info sheet, etc.)!
You can grab a copy at this special reduced price until midnight GMT on the 31 May, so…
Our first release in absolutely ages is an absolute smasher – six tracks of maximal bass music, created on the Phatkins diet by Obese (aka longtime label presence Ronin)!
Mastered by Hue Jah Fink? @ Binary Feedback, ‘Extra-Saturated’ sounds utterly amazing and is guaranteed to fulfil all of your bass requirements for a long time to come. Phuq‘s cover art is truly edifying too…
Available now as AAC, FLAC, FLAC (Hi-Res), 320KBPS MP3 and WAV downloads.
🙂 It’s good to be back!
Welcome to the new Bad Sekta website! Plus proper ye olde integrated web shoppe and such, at long last. Please have a mooch about, check out the site, and let us know if you’ve a particularly strong opinion on the changes we’ve made. In a nutshell, with this build we’re aiming for greater compatibility and functionality across devices, improved accessibility, and keeping things as DIY as possible (e.g. providing downloads from this site, rather than via a third-party). We’ve still a few tweaks to do (especially with regards to loading speed), but we hope you like!
Happily, full-on label reactivation appears unavoidable, with a new Bad Sekta digital release imminent on the 13th May from Obese (bringing the bass with a wicked mini-album of dancefloor booty-smashers), plus more promised over the coming months from label veterans The Abominable Mr Tinkler, Phuq and others! More info anon…
Phuq promises a memorable classic braindance/ drill and bass set at the Music Day Winter Solstice event in London tonight… Check the Music Day website for more info.
Phuq also recently contributed another mix to the Music Day UK Mixcloud series – this time featuring heavy grime and bass – which you can check here.
🙂 HAPPY VENERATION OF THE BASTARD NAZERENE – Allow us to present you with a special MPFree Christmas release from The Abominable Mr Tinkler (presenting F-lithium), the long-lost classic ‘Grands Classiques’…
‘…Rumoured to be cut in the aftermath of one of the most sensational tours of lecture halls in the UK, ‘2001 Grands Classiques’ has now surfaced after being lost for well over a decade…The recordings are thought to have been made during a period spent researching the effects of imbibing peculiar chemicals and sleep deprivation, likely leading to the feelings of paranoia and morbid curiosity one senses whereupon hearing it. These recordings make for an unusual listen; classical string quartets collide with bubbling analogue synthesizers whilst wild winds blow and stuttering distorted percussive sounds crash and appear to tear through the space-time continuum.’