WALTER EGO – SEVEN STAR BALL EP

Following collaborations with just about everyone [Slick Don, Trim, Rawkid, Winter Rose, Gavlyn, Blimes Brixton], producer Walter Ego returns with a solo offering in the form of ‘Seven Star Ball’.  The three track EP begins with ‘Raw’, a murky, bass-heavy banger with the kind of super-villain string sample you’d find on a DOOM track.  Stream…

BAD TASTE @ THE PASSAGE, DALSTON

This Friday sees a selection of acts on London-based label Bad Taste Records take over Dalston Lane’s The Passage.  Heading up the line up are producer Lenkemz [check out his recent EP, ‘Feast On, Fools‘], as well as fellow Bad Taste beatmakers Walter Ego, ITOA and Lean Low.  Check out the event here.

WALTER EGO – RADIO BITS

On new EP ‘Radio Bits’, Walter Ego pays homage to the range of UK sub-genres that influence his sound.  Fusing elements of UK Garage, Bass and Grime, the EP shakes and wobbles right from the get-go on first track ‘Smoke Bomb‘, and doesn’t let up.  Crackling samples of pirate radio stations abound, tying the project together and rooting…

WALTER EGO – SMOKE BOMB

Bad Taste beatmaker Walter Ego releases ‘Smoke Bomb’, the second single from his upcoming EP, ‘Radio Bits’ [September 25].  Taking his cues from UK Bass, Garage and Grime, the Sheffield-born producer creates an all-out attack in ‘Smoke Bomb’; as various percussive elements jostle for position alongside ominous synths.  Stream below via SoundCloud.