Release Date: 26th February 2021
Holsten delivers an absolutely stunning debut four-track in the form of the ‘Sealed in Time’ EP on the DROOGS imprint. The EP follows a barrage of blistering singles, cutting through the noise of a busy genre. Holsten’s definition of modern jungle draws on over two decades of refinery of the sound, summoning the spirit of the dancefloor.
a1. Holsten - Figure out the Name
a2. Holsten - Projectiles
b1. Holsten - 5150
b2. Holsten - Sealed in Time
Release Date: 7th August 2020
Shaun Bateman takes centre stage for the latest release on Droogs under both of his Nolige and SB81 aliases respectively. As Nolige, ‘The Blue Hour’ is the holiest of Drum & Bass grails – a much sought af ter lost dub dating back to and damaging dance floors for over a decade. As SB81 ‘Drone Zone’ is future-bound with a nod to archetypal Drum & Bass foundations. A dualistic release that explores two sides of the artist.
a1. Nolige - The Blue Hour
b1. SB81 - Drone Zone
Release Date: 6th March 2020
Canadian duo Gremlinz & Jesta, team up with DC resident, Kalu to open the latest release from UVB-76 Music sister label Droogs. Monolith adheres to absolutely core dance floor fundamentals, built breakbeats chopping across weighty low end vibration. Relentless in its assault Monolith evokes the best of drum & bass past and present while keenly remaining future bound.
2020 sees the debut of DNB veteran Friske to the label. A long time friend & associate of the crew, Friske brings heavy doses of funk, vibes and atmosphere with ‘City Lights’ Nodding to golden-era greats of the past while staunchly maintaining his sights on the future. Essential.
a1. Gremlinz, Jesta & Kalu - Monolith
b1. Friske - City Limits
Released 11th May 2018
UVB-76 Music's affiliate label DROOGS, returns with their 2nd release, this time an offering from veteran producer Aspect. ‘Stand Clear' and 'Untitled' are two explosive tracks in their own right that have been hammered by the UVB-76 core members.
a. Aspect - Stand Clear
b. Aspect - Untitled