22 Dec '17, 7am
INTERVIEW: Blocks & Escher (@blocksdnb) get real about drum & bass
Whether you’re in it for the beauty of its liquid incarnation – the free-flowing splendour of its movement – or the kinetic charge of its pummelling intensity, you can’t deny that Blocks & Escher are crucial to the contemporary lexicon of drum & bass. As dance music’s mainstream prominence correspondingly robs it of its countercultural edge, the UK duo stands as a counterpoint to the short-lived fancies of virality that rule the day. Spoken for Goldie and his Metalheadz bastion, the duo also flies the flag with its own imprint Narratives Music . And before they shake your bones at Sub City , the best drum & bass night in these parts, Escher breaks down their philosophy for us. You’re due to play Singapore this Saturday. What else are you looking forward to doing while you’re here? I’m looking forward to checking out the local culture and cuisine. Also a trip to the ArtScie...