12 picks for the month of October and guilt-free to download. From Aphex Twin to D'Marc Cantu, from Freddy Fresh to Bicep & Hammer, Jolly Mare and Ultrademon, from a whole smattering of genres from deep dubstep to the tropical and undefinable.
Aphex Twin - Various
Fresh from his Syro album, Aphex Twin talks to Dave Noyze over the course of a couple of months in this in-depth interview and shares a host of loops, samples and full-length tracks made by both him and his son.
D'Marc Cantu - No Control (JTC Rmx) Out on Creme Organization, jak house and acid maestro D'Marc Cantu gets remixed by JTC and is now free for download. You can get the vinyl here: shop.wichelroede.net
BP Edits - The Red Star Glazer - Re-Visited (BP's 2014 Edit) An oldie but goodie, check BP aka Brendon P's Soundcloud page for a veritable trove of free edits including Mara Hruby, Fred Wesley, Sly & The Family Stone and more, all proven to work on the dancefloor.
Freddy Fresh - Glad To Be Here Again-Freddy Fresh speaks out before launching NEW upcoming release Big daddy Freddy Fresh is back, and here's a download ahead of his new release. Click through to his Soundcloud page for more freebies.
Beatport Decade - Various
Over 10 weeks, Beatport shares free tracks from different producers, one for each day of the week as part of its 10 year anniversary celebrations. By the time this article is published there will only be 2 producers left after great entries from Todd Terry, Maya Jane Coles and Bonobo. We're guessing techno would be one of the remaining genres, so keep your mouse on lock here: https://pro.beatport.com/decade #beatportdecade
Order Records - Vol 1 Singapore-based Order Records releases Vol 1 of 7 free tracks, including Night Dives, Gema + Darren Dubwise and SWTLKR. Check for sounds on the darker, bass-influenced spectrum.
AxH - Creative Control American deep dubstep producer AxH is giving away a 24 bit WAV of Creative Control. “Feel free to mix it, record it, bootleg it". Check this and a regular listing of free drum and bass and affiliated tracks from Kmag.uk.
Ultrademon - Choo Choo VIP (free download) Not one to disappoint, Ultrademon aka Albert Redwine gives up his Choo Choo VIP mix out now on Hyperboloid Records. Check for a funky, twisted one.
Jolly Mare - Giu A trip between tropical funk and electro waves accompanied by the sampled voice of Loredana Berté, the talented Jolly Mare's latest work for Bad Panda Records is hot and yours to cop.
Bicep & Hammer - I Believe From the mighty Bicep. You can download their jam with Hammer at the beginning of their essential mix.
F ∆ U X E - Free Another freebie from rising Singapore producer F ∆ U X E on a different tip, in tribalish, loop-based percussive territory.
Fade to Mind - Various Bootlegs "Kingdom twists Fatima Al Qadiri with Gangsta Boo, Prince William chops Miley's Adore You, MA takes on Kelela, Massacooramaan vs Krayzie Bone and Rizzla mixes Lucid with DJ Dior". Download 5 exclusive bootleg edits from the Fade to Mind crew over here: http://www.dazeddigital.com/music/article/21246/1/download-the-fade-to-mind-crews-free-bootlegs