HALLOWEEN IN DUB! Mad Professor meets Subatomic Sound System in Brooklyn at The Bell House with special guest DJ Scratch Famous of Deadly Dragon Sound, Saturday, November 2, 2013 ( Brooklyn event RSVP, tickets, & more info on Facebook ) & in Boston at Great Scott on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 ( Boston event RSVP, tickets, & more info on Facebook ) for the USA Roots of Dubstep tour.
Subatomic Sound teams up with Descent for Dub Champions Festival 9/17 Launch & 9/24 After Party @TheDelancey
Subatomic Sound teams up with Descent to present the Dub Champions Festival launch on September 17 & after party on September 24. Descent is a NYC weekly dedicated to deepening bass culture in New York & beyond, building the future frequencies of NYC with every Tuesday night. The launch will feature seminal NYC DJs and musicians pushing forward dub sounds, including Liondub (Liondub International), TrueNature (Reconstrvct, 4th Temple), DJ Kiva (Adios Babylon) and more. Check below for details…
After two years of ground breaking events, Dub Champions Festival returns home to the USA to celebrate the influential style known as dub, from the reggae roots to the future of electronic bass music, featuring one of a kind performances & educational workshops by the legendary artists from Jamaica who invented dub as well as the latest innovators from around the globe who have continued to push the influential style forward in electronic music and beyond. NYC label Subatomic Sound began the mission three years ago developing a week long festival here in the city and has since debuted it in Europe and this year will expand to include NYC, Washington DC, & Philadelphia from September 19-23.
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Subatomic Sound System has had a crazy year so far, reaching from NYC to India with Dubblestandart then to Europe for the debut of our Dub Champions Festival in Vienna then back to the US for a tour with Lee “Scratch” Perry (including two massive shows at Coachella) then back to Europe then back to NYC finally for a massive show at Red Bull Music Academy featuring a performance by Lee Scratch Perry, Adrian Sherwood, and Subatomic Sound System with an all star line up featuring Black Ark veteran Larry McDonald on percussion, Dubblestandart’s Paul Zasky on bass, the Dub Select Horns, and very special guest Addis Pablo, son of Augustus Pablo, on melodica. While in NYC we ended up in a limousine for a project with Dubspot music school that deposited us at The Hook Studio in Brooklyn for a heavyweight recording session with Lee Scratch Perry and Subatomic Sound System plus Adrian Sherwood up in there making sure everything went according to plan. Check below the cut for videos of the shows and pics from the studio.
Subatomic Sound System hits France, Amsterdam, & New York City for Red Bull Music Academy this Month
After two phenomenal shows at Coachella (pics below) and then a tour throughout the western USA with the mighty dub master Lee “Scratch” Perry and the Subatomic Sound System live crew, Subatomic Sound System’s Emch heads to Europe for a mini solo dub tour (linking with Dubblestandart, Marcia Griffiths, & Process Rebel along the way) before coming back to New York City to reassemble the full Subatomic Sound System live band and some secret guests to back Lee Scratch Perry with On-U Sound’s Adrian Sherwood on the mix for the massive “NYC in Dub” event at Red Bull Music Academy. Plus The Congos and more artists will be there. If you are on the Subatomic Sound mailing list (see that box on the upper right hand corner?) then we sent you the ticket link already and guess what? More than a month in advance, it is already SOLD OUT!
Subatomic Sound System dates in France, Amsterdam, & back home in NYC below…
Jamaica’s legendary dub & reggae innovator/inventor Lee “Scratch” Perry backed by NYC dub and bass specialists Subatomic Sound System kicks off a Western USA tour @ Coachella on Friday, April 12 (and again at Coachella on April 19). Includes Selector UK on select dates. Expect classic Black Ark sounds, bass music vibrations, and something unpredictable. You can tune in live to streaming video the Coachella shows on their website. We play at Coachella at 6pm California time on Friday.
This stretch of the tour runs April 12 – 21 over to Vegas through California and up to Portland. All the dates below….
“Living the Life” drops Feb. 5, 2013 (currently #11 on Beatport reggae/dub Top 20) with remixes by Stereotyp, Subatomic Sound System, Ming, Rolaz, and Fuego. Get it on Beatport, Juno, iTunes, Amazon, and all fine music retailers.
“It’s the fingerprint for a renaissance in dub reggae. This record is like nothing you ever heard before, and everything” - WORLD-A-REGGAE
“This post is about Heavy Weight producers and who better to start than Subatomic Sound System… Check & support the whole release, wikkid remixes!”- Diplo’s MAD DECENT blog
Brooklyn’s acclaimed urban reggae crew Noble Society, fronted by international heavyweight Jahdan Blakkamoore (Major Lazer/ Snoop Lion) alongside Fuego Campo and Delie Red X, teams up with New York City’s dub and bass specialists Subatomic Sound System to twist up their big tune “Living the Life” in a fistful of new styles. Subatomic Sound called on an international crew of producers from Europe, the UK, and the USA to take you on a bass fueled ride through rootical dub, next wave dubstep, barefoot, digital hip hop, gypsy dancehall, and tropical trap.
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Dub Champions Festival hits Vienna 5-7 Feb: Lee Scratch Perry, Adrian Sherwood, Dubblestandart, Jahtari, Stereotyp, & more
After two years of massive dub festivals in NYC, Subatomic Sound’s Dub Champions Festival hits Vienna 5-7 February. Dub from its reggae roots to future bass music with the world’s greatest: Lee Scratch Perry, Adrian Sherwood (On-U Sound), Jahtari, Dubblestandart, Stereotyp & more: www.DubChampions.com Follow the festival action on Twitter and Facebook. Click more for the full schedule below…
Subatomic Sound System’s Emch meets Delhi Sultanate & Begum X aka Miss Samara C (from Delhi’s The Ska Vengers) for the first time blasting their #1 tune NYC-2-India live in India after the three met during Subatommic Sound System’s 2009 India tour and later produced the track via international collaboration in 2010. Expect real reggae sound system vibes as Emch holds the riddims, dubs, and live melodica while Delhi Sultanate & Miss Samara C chat and sing in combination on the microphones. RSVP for the event and check the updates here on Facebook. They recently performed together with Dubblestandart at Live From the Console Festival in Goa and shot a video for their upcoming track based on Bob Marley’s “Sun is Shining” (see picture above from teh video shoot).
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