Mon, 05 Nov 2012
Fresh cuts from the UK underground.
Fri, 22 Apr 2011
Words and beats with one of the preeminent chroniclers of UK bass music.
Wed, 3 Dec 2014
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The label boss talks Rinse FM, collaborating with Dusk and predictions for 2015 over at Hyponik.
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
To celebrate a decade in operation, the London DJ and scene chronicler is offering a recording of Mala back-to-back with Loefah (and SGT. Pokes on MC duty) from 2006, along with a detailed account of the night.
Mon, 20 May 2013
Martin Clark explains his beef with the UK duo, and argues they're part of a broader problem in current electronic music.
Mon, 18 Mar 2013
This Is How We Roll collects 14 tracks from a cast of producers that includes Beneath, Visionist and label founders Dusk + Blackdown. Advanced bass music from some of the UK's most exciting names.
Tue, 25 Sep 2012
UK party and blog Audio Doughnuts does a round-up of its favourite artist-run labels, including Untold's Hemlock and Blackdown's Keysound.
Tue, 1 May 2012
Martin "Blackdown" Clark has put together a really nice, no-nonsense guide to getting started with electronic music production, focussing more on establishing the correct frame of mind than technical specifics.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012
Martin "Blackdown" Clark looks back on the last seven years of his Pitchfork column, as he reveals that the September 2011 edition was his last. (A full archive of the column is also included in the piece.)
Thu, 10 Nov 2011
The Keysound pair turn in an excellent "Roots of Dubstep" selection for FACT, bringing together music from Ras Kwame, Todd Edwards, Zed Bias and El-B.
Sun, 6 Nov 2011
750 people responded to Martin 'Blackdown' Clark's multiple-choice survey on his blog last week—and here are the results.
Thu, 5 May 2011
Recent star of the RA Exchange, Martin 'Blackdown' Clark, is wondering what we should be calling the groundswell of music coming out of the UK, as part of his monthly Dubstep/Grime column over at Pitchfork.
Fri, 3 Jun 2016
The grime producer will release his collaboration with Jamakabi on Keysound Recordings.
Tue, 12 Apr 2016
The council says it needs to "balance the needs of businesses against the rights of our residents to a good night's sleep."
An online campaign has been started to try and get Hackney Council to review its legislation, but the club insists its future "lies elsewhere."
Sun, 6 Dec 2015
London: Signs And Signifiers collects the work of Nico Hogg.
Tue, 23 Jun 2015
The duo will host a string of label showcases in London throughout the summer.
Thu, 22 Jan 2015
'Temple Sleeper' is available digitally and on a one-sided 12-inch.
Tue, 7 Oct 2014
The follow-up compilation to This Is How We Roll will arrive next month.
Mon, 3 Feb 2014
The London producer's debut album will hit the shelves in March via Keysound Recordings.