2017 has kicked off with an almighty bang here at Songs In The Key Of Knife HQ, with the signing of Dutch DnB heavyweight Fre4knc! A true DJ at heart with many years of experience, Fre4knc (pronounced “frequency”) has been making serious waves in the studio. Due to stand out releases for Noisia’s Invisible, Critical Music, Samurai Music and Dispatch Recordings he has created his own raw, deep and techy drum & bass sound for the dancefloor. Happy new year indeed!
We’re extremely happy to announce Kabuki as our latest signing to the Songs In The Key Of Knife family!
Bass music ambassador and vintage gear aficionado Kabuki began his musical travels during the nineties. Equally at home producing Hip Hop, Juke and Jungle, he is always in pursuit of new beat experiments.
In addition to writing music, Kabuki has worked with a number of video game and music tech companies in developing new products, sample packs and preset patches.
With some incredible productions in the clip and ready for the world in 2017, Kabuki’s set to make some serious waves!
We’re over the moon to announce our latest exclusive signing to the Songs In The Key Of Knife family, Kimyan Law! Having honed his skills from the tender age of 12, Kimyan Law has created a sound that bridges the gap between human and machine beautifully. Having released his debut EP ‘Coeur Calme‘ on Blu Mar Ten Music back in 2013, his follow up LP ‘Zawadi’ is set for release in November 2016. Incase you were wondering, Zawadi is ‘gift’ in Swahili and believe us, that’s exactly what this is! Check out what’s to come below:
Frederic Robinson is CMU Daily’s Approved today! Three years after his ‘Mixed Signals’ album was released on Blu Mar Ten Music, his new album on Medschool Music is creating waves across the industry! Check out the article here!
ATYK is comprised of Joe & Ellis, two newcomers hailing from York, whose mix of Trap, Break Beat & Grime has been twitching ears in the scene. Their debut ‘Scandal/Pandemic’ EP, released on Chase & Status’ label MTA Records, received a lot of love from the scene with ‘Scandal’ from the EP featured in Chase & Status’ BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix. There’s some seriously strong sounds coming from these two in 2017, watch out!
We’re proud to announce that we’ll be hosting our very own radio station on the forthcoming Forza Horizon 3!
We’ve carefully selected some classic Hospital & Medschool bangers as well as some hot off the press tracks from forthcoming releases!
Other labels joining us are Epitaph Records, Vagrant Records and Future Classic.
Daily industry goliath CMU has announced The Erised as their ‘Approved’ today! We’re extremely excited about The Erised and the direction that they’re heading, especially with their debut album ‘Room 414’ out in a few days! Catch the feature and new video HERE
It’s a major cornerstone in an artist’s career when the opportunity arises to provide Mr. Pete Tong with a BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix. Fred V & Grafix have shown what they do best with their mix, beautifully timed for the run up to the release of their forthcoming album ‘Oxygen’ on June 24th.
The show is available to stream on the BBC Radio 1 website HERE
We’re extremely happy to welcome Sweden’s Jakob Liedholm to the Songs In The Key Of Knife family! At only 20 years of age, Jakob has already had great release success with Sony, Armada and Mixmash and played at the likes of Ushuauia. With some great new music on the way, we’re happy to be a part of Jakob’s musical journey!
‘Ultraviolet’ by Fred V & Grafix has been used to show the world what EDC Las Vegas is all about in their new 2016 trailer. The video has had almost 500,000 plays already and is well worth a watch! Check out the video HERE
As you may already be aware, Ash Howard has left for pastures new at the PRS. Taking over as Head Of Publishing, I look forward to continuing Ash’s great work with the addition of Megan Bean leading the charge in the sync domain. Whether you have worked with SITKOK in some capacity in the past, or looking to work with us in the future, it would be great to hear from you!
Welcome to the Key Of Knife blog, where you can keep up to date with all of the creative developments of Songs in the Key of Knife. Expect to hear about new signings, sounds and syncs from our deadly batch of writers.