‘Spankingly great succession of bangers!’Jay Scarlett
‘The best party music I’ve heard in a long time’ Slugabed
The ‘Spectrum Riff’ EP comes from Moscow based beat maker and full time firefighter Alexander Goryachev, otherwise known as 813. Five original tracks bursting with juicy synth lines, retro drum machines and waves of thick sub bass, culminating in a sound that is one part boogie, one part hip hop, one part electro and three parts forward thinking bass music. Slugabed (Ninja Tune) appears on remix duty with a drum heavy workout full of shuffling percussion,deep basslines and strong melodies.
813 has been operating in the much talked about Russian beat scene for a couple of years, appearing on Error Broadcast’s ‘Fly Russia’ compilation and kicking off the RAD Collective label with the ‘Back in Space Jungle’ EP. He has another EP on RAD dropping this year along with other projects and collaborations in the pipeline. As a live act he has supported Moby, DOOM and Hudson Mohawke. The ‘Spectrum Riff’ EP has been a long time in the making, it’s been worth the wait.
Donky Pitch began in Brighton in the summer of 2009, born out of two peoples' frustration with the local club scene and
coinciding with the rise of synth heavy dancefloor mutations within underground electronic music. At first just a midweek party in a small club below a pub, over the years that followed it has branched out to be a record label and a monthly radio show on Sub FM...more