Skee Mask's Melczop 2 featured in NPR's Recommended Dose

“The anonymous Munich producer Skee Mask is at least the second artist on the increasingly crucial Ilian Tape label incorporating the rolling break-beats of drum’n’bass amidst a techno squal and waves of ambient melodies. (Think a less frenetic, more funk-tional Autechre.) This track, located deep on the artist’s full-length debut, Shred, is an overt expression of these two worlds colliding, not quite desirous of engaging with a true ongoing jungle revival, but certainly – based on the variety of rhythms on the rest of the album – looking to diversify its rhythmic palette. The off-time bass drum is especially explosive, mixed in digital low-fidelity — corrosive, invasive and desperately unsafe.”

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