The New Zealand/Berlin-based drum & bass label will release its second compilation in October.
Samurai Music will release a new compilation on October 15th.
Entitled Way of The Samurai 2: Code of Honour, the collection is a sequel to 2009's Way of The Samurai, and also marks the label's fifth anniversary. Code of Honour contains 22 previously unreleased tracks split over two CDs, featuring Samurai stalwarts Loxy & Resound, Pessimist, Tokyo Prose and Cern, as well as Marcus Intalex, ASC and newcomers like Mercy and Subtension. Ten tracks from the album will also be released across five 12-inch vinyl samplers, each named after a Samurai "virtue." The release will be celebrated with a launch party at Cable on October 13th, with Intalex, Klute, Break, Loxy, Skeptical and Samurai Music founder Presha all billed to play.
01. Marcus Intalex - Redan
02. M-Zine, Scepticz & Distant Future - Magnetic Fields
03. Clarity - Cold Blank
04. Villem, Fields, Mako, & Linden - Fuse
05. Mercy - Blackjack
06. Tokyo Prose - Raised By Wolves
07. Loxy & Resound - Tropopause
08. Overlook - Glass
09. Subtension & Minor Rain - Sklep
10. Pessimist - Ceaseless
11. Sam KDC - Sepia
01. Dally - General Sherman
02. Paragon - Heirship
03. Consequence - Noisy Spirits In This Soul
04. Overlook - Slowroll
05. ASC - Snow Wolf
06. Nymfo - Floating Point
07. Borderline & Subtension - Reaction
08. Tokyo Prose & Phil Tangent - Parity (Klute Remix)
09. Mercy & Hollow Crooks - Outline
10. Tokyo Prose - Reach
11. Cern - Apparition
Samurai Music will release Way of the Samurai 2: Code of Honour on October 15th, 2012.