January 6th, 2017
Dub-Stuy Records x FatKidOnFire
You all know we love #bridgingthegap - especially when it comes to overseas soundsystem gatherings. One important movement resides in-and-around Brooklyn, where FKOF fam soundsystems like Dub-Stuy Records and Tsunami Bass Experience rule the dances.
We're stoked to see our good friends at Dub-Stuy...
July 10th, 2015
Every so often, you get a good indication that something once limited to underground culture is now no longer in the shadows.
We've covered V.I.V.E.K, his SYSTEM MUSIC label and the (now legendary) SYSTEM dances quite extensively here on FKOF, but today we announce the next chapter in the SYSTEM...
December 29th, 2014
A Bass Education
In just under a decade, Vivek Sharda - or V.I.V.E.K as you'll probably know him - has become known for his efforts in pushing sound system music and culture. Since the producer's first release (2007's OTE001 via On The Edge), combined with outstanding releases on the Deep Medi and Tectonic...
July 12th, 2013
The FKOF Promos set on the FatKidOnFire SoundCloud has only been up four months; but its contents is quickly becoming a popular part of what we upload. We've had some pretty awesome release promos in the past 16 weeks - and lots of awesome labels sending us clips - but this week things have gone up a...
March 30th, 2013
It's been a while since the last 'New Music...' post here on FatKidOnFire; but there's so much ridiculously good music about at the moment I thought it'd be criminal not to compile a few of the best...
If you're a longtime reader of FKOF, you'll know of my feelings when it comes to...
August 22nd, 2012
Funnily enough, the last Out and About post I wrote preceded me blowing my eardrum (and putting myself out of action for almost a month) at the beginning of the year.
Hopefully that's not a situation I'll be repeating anytime soon – but it is that time again. This weekend's got some beauties lined...
August 13th, 2012
There was a while a few years back (and to an extent today – but on a lesser scale) where every dubstep event I went/ was invited to had been put on and marketed by the same few promoters (something I recently discussed in the 'What is Dubstep?' post).
But as things calmed down and the decent events...