Quadrant Dub

Basic Channel - Quadrant Dub
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Based on 33 ratings
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April 1, 1994 / Release Date
EP / Format
Basic Channel / Label
Dub Techno / Genres
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Textures upon textures, it’s techno at its most free and ambitious.

Standout: Quadrant Dub II
Favs: Quadrant Dub I
Least fav: n/a
One of the greatest EPs of all time? Certainly up there, even if it may not hold the title (lord knows what music I haven't even begun to touch yet?)

Basic Channel are the band that invented the atmospheric, hazy, hypnotic genre of dub techno -- and they somehow do the genre's potential the greatest justice. (Yes, Andy Stott comes close, but his music doesn't aim for the same subterranean, fluid, almost "pretty" vibe.) Quadrant Dub has all the warped, surreal taste that you would ... read more
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Added on: December 3, 2017