FFS — D&B/JUNGLE DJ MIX COMPETITION

FFS — D&B/JUNGLE DJ MIX COMPETITION

Think you've got what it takes to play at one of our up and coming shows alongside some of the most exciting drum & bass and jungle artists?
June 09, 2020
FFS005: Loxy

FFS005: Loxy

One of dnb's most influential artists over the last two decades, Loxy is stepping up with a mix for this week's installment of the Free From Sleep series. A journey through new selected stuff from close friends, new material from the man himself and some forthcoming Metalheadz flavours, this is a selection that showcases the depth of an artist who has played such a pivotal role in the evolution of the drum and bass genre over the years.
May 19, 2020
FFS PLAYLISTS: THE BEST OF GARAGE & BASS

FFS PLAYLISTS: THE BEST OF GARAGE & BASS

As we edge closer into the summer months, we’ve added some bumping 2-step flavour to our collection of playlists, with a selection of our favourite current Garage & Bass dubs.
May 15, 2020
FFS004: Energy (Overview Label Special)

FFS004: Energy (Overview Label Special)

Stepping up next with a Free From Sleep podcast is Overview Music head honcho Energy. Established in 2018, Overview is one of the most exciting young labels to come out of the UK in recent years. 
May 05, 2020
18 Of Our Favourite UK Jazz Albums From The Last Decade.

18 Of Our Favourite UK Jazz Albums From The Last Decade.

Who thought we'd be celebrating International Jazz Day inside? With so many great artists set up to relish in the summer glow at the likes of Cross The Tracks to Dimensions Festival and with the hopes of We Out Here still going ahead, we've decided to not put their talents to waste.
April 30, 2020
FFS Playlists: The best of House & Techno

FFS Playlists: The best of House & Techno

Following on from our inaugural playlist curation, we’ve added to our collection some of our favourite and top trending House and Techno tracks. Featuring a wide range of sounds from many artists and labels close to our team, spanning from the likes of Tinlicker to AnD and Four Tet to JASSS.
April 24, 2020
10 Dub, Reggae & Ska Recordings You Need To Watch...

10 Dub, Reggae & Ska Recordings You Need To Watch...

Just in time for the warm Spring days ahead, we present you ’10 Dub, Reggae & Ska Recordings You Need to Watch’ to see you through the isolation, featuring the likes of Channel One, Mungo's Hi-Fi, Hempress Sativa, King Shiloh, Gentleman's Dub Club and many more. So whether you're in your front room, on a balcony, or in your garden… make sure to turn your sound system on and crank up the bass.
April 22, 2020
FFS003: Bassi

FFS003: Bassi

Drum'n'bass at its finest. Next up in our series of mixes comes Flexout Audio head honcho Bassi. Flexout will be back in London later this year for their biggest show to date!
April 20, 2020
FFS Playlists: The best of Drum & Bass

FFS Playlists: The best of Drum & Bass

Kicking off our first playlist selection, we’ve put together the latest tracks from some of our favourite DnB and Jungle artists and labels that we’ve had the pleasure of working with over the years alongside some of the hottest tunes we are jamming to right now.
April 15, 2020
FFS002: Austin Ato

FFS002: Austin Ato

Up next on our mix series is Austin Ato. Recorded live in one take and inspired by him making his debut for Hard Times at a recently postponed event, this one is packed with energy and tunes supplied by Doorly, Krywald & Farrer, Steve 'Silk' Hurley and more. House, disco, Chicago pump, a pinch of bassline, soulful rollers and lots more for an upbeat hour of escapism. Enjoy.
April 14, 2020
FFS001: BTK

FFS001: BTK

BTK delivers the first of mix of our Free From Sleep mix series. A long running friend of FFS, BTK is one of our favourite producers and DJs which flits between his BTK alias and his techno moniker of Vinicious Honorio.
April 06, 2020
17 Hours With Dance Music's Biggest Influences

17 Hours With Dance Music's Biggest Influences

We're looking back at some of dance music’s most influential artists seeking motivation through their various stories and wisdom. We bring to you hefty 17+ hours of handpicked interviews and lectures with wise words from Aphex Twin, Iggy Pop and DJ Storm to Mark Iration, Caterina Barbieri and more. We promise you’ll come out of them itching more than ever to see them on the dance floor once again...
March 24, 2020