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Blackdown’s blog about “dubstep..grime..uk funky..comment..culture” has always been a good way to keep updated with the ever-changing musical landscape of urban England and beyond. His latest interview on Pitchfork is with Kuedo who’s releasing his new album Severant on Planet Mu on Oct 17. Last year’s Starfox was an interesting departure from his prior work with Vex’d, but the songs on his new album have a new edge to them, with Vangelis and juke influences, and a more distinct sound than before:

Preview the whole album hereAnt City and Onset (Escapism) deserve a special mention.