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Looming Ep

By Drummotive
Release date July 16, 2021
Digital

Drummotive returns with a brand new release in Ep format with 5 stunning tracks. The ‘Looming Ep’ unleashes a playful combination of soul resonating sonics right from the get go and leaves the listener in a state of complete aural euphoria.

Exclusive / Nomomu

By Subreachers
Release date June 18, 2021
Digital

2020 has been a year like no other. A dark period in our lives that has been challenging and painful for far too many around the world. As we enter the final days of the year, take time to pause and reflect on a defining chapter in our existence. The Drift EP aims to inject some of this much-needed positivity and light into a harsh, bleak 2020.

Drift Ep

By Various
Released December 23, 2020
Digital, Free download

2020 has been a year like no other. A dark period in our lives that has been challenging and painful for far too many around the world. As we enter the final days of the year, take time to pause and reflect on a defining chapter in our existence. The Drift EP aims to inject some of this much-needed positivity and light into a harsh, bleak 2020.

Varitone Ep

By Various
Released October 30, 2020
Digital

Covering multiple styles of drum and bass, the “Varitone EP” on Next Phase Records contains four diverse takes on modernjungle. From the adrenalin-inducing “94 Paradise” to the tranquil “Voyager”, this release captures the various tones of DnB. We hope you will enjoy this diverse seletion of dnb music.

Cosmic Radio Chatter

By Infest
Released April 17, 2020
Digital, Free download

Infest is back with a free ambient jungle track. This track pays attention to keep things moody and building without an actual drop. This one is all about tension within the vibe and soundscapes. Perfecting his skill in using tracking software to keep the process original like the old days of the amiga trackers.

Wound Up Beat Tape 3

By Various
Released June 5, 2020
Digital, Limited cassette edition

Next Phase Records present the third and final volume of the Wound Up Beat Tape series showcasing experimental downtempo music from around the world. This limited edition cassette and digital release features 11 exclusive tracks ranging from instrumental hip hop to jazz fuelled break beat.

Zoot EP

By K3Bee
Released March 20, 2020
Digital

K3Bee returns to Next Phase Records with four tracks of retrospective drum and bass, paying homage to the music’s golden era. This collection explores the experimental and rugged side of 90s jungle. Taking elements from hip hop, ambient and jazz, the “Zoot EP” reflects a time where the scene was an alchemy of styles.

Ringing In The Night Ep

By Booca
Released February 14, 2020
Digital

The “Ringing In The Night EP” by Booca is a wild outing into sample manipulation containing three grandiose electronic fusions. This collection of tracks is distinctly sample heavy with sounds culled from a variety of genres. These samples are then stretched, altered and manipulated into a zealous melting pot of jazz, hip hop and jungle.

Octagon Ep

By Various
Released December 20, 2019
Digital, Free download

As 2019, and another decade, draws to a close Next Phase continue their annual tradition of releasing a free EP. This year the compilation comprises of eight tracks from Next Phase artists, covering a broad range of the drum and bass spectrum. From mesmerising cosmic jungle to strange acid jams.

Aurora Borealis EP

By No_Name
Released October 31, 2019
Digital

Next Phase Records is proud to welcome No_Name to the label with this collection of 3 deep atmospheric Drum & Bass cuts.

Little Spinner

By Infest
Released September 12, 2019
Digital, Free download

Free oldskool jungle track by Infest made with Renoise for the Jungle Beat Battle group on Facebook. We hope you like it!

Had Enough Rain / 77 Astro Black

By Marenn Sukie, Drummotive
Released July 26, 2019
Digital, Limited vinyl edition

Next Phase Records presents two tranquil yet powerful excursions into the leftfield world of 125-130 BPM electronica.

Hard Times Ep

By Rainforest
Released June 14, 2019
Digital

Injecting halftime rhythms with full speed breaks Rainforest creates a refreshing and captivating take on Modern Jungle.

Barriers From Within

By Infest
Released March 1, 2019
Digital, Limted Cassette edition

This release on Next Phase Records sees label boss Infest continuing to explore the expressive world of atmospheric sound design, this time without the aid of drums or bass. Infest’s most personal work to date, “Barriers From Within” was recorded using only a guitar, FX pedals, synths and a loop station.

Bristle Ep

By K3Bee
Released January 25, 2019
Digital

Next Phase Records are proud to welcome K3bee to the label with this traditional take on atmospheric Drum & Bass. The influence  of LTJ Bukem shines through here on all four tracks featuring a series of classic breaks smoothly processed and chopped under a sea of delicate chords and graceful pads.

Triangular Ep

By Various
Released December 6, 2018
Digital, Free download

Infest, Drummotive and Phuture-T formed a triangle to recycle each others music into new ways. The result is a journey into a deep and atmospheric vibe which is parallel to the Next Phase trademark. Expect heavy breaks but on a slower tempo except for Phuture-T’s remix which is drumfunk heaven!

Rare Feel Ep

By Various
Released November 20, 2018
Digital

The “Rare Feel EP” from Next Phase Records delivers four further adventures into the world of break beats. This EP Takes you from intricate edits, intoxicating basslines to cosmic soundscapes with a high level of pure bliss. 4 different artists that blend a variety of styles within the drum and bass spectrum.

Lost Fragments Ep

Released October 19, 2018
Digital

Next Phase Records deliver three diverse tracks by Law & Wheeler from funky yet rugged drum and bass to profound and mediative downtempo. No strangers to the atmospheric side of DnB Law & Wheeler have had a string of well received releases on Repertoire Records.

Reforged Sound Ep

Released May 1, 2018
Digital

Next Phase Records deliver another instalment of breakbeat driven Drum and Bass with their second digital only EP. This release features four new tracks from the more scientific end of the musical spectrum. Expect intricate edits, intoxicating basslines and cosmic soundscapes.

Drummotive – Coral Ep

Released April 6, 2018
Digital, Vinyl Edition

The “Coral EP” is a unique fusion drawing influence from styles that were early inspirations to the producer. Elements of jazz, 90’s electronica and 70’s soul can be heard on the EP enriched by Roy’s trademark sound of ethereal atmospheres, crisp breaks and sublime bass.

Free For All Ep

Released December 19, 2017
Digital, Free download

Next Phase Records thanks you for your support in 2017 with this free release called Free For All. It features a showcase of 5 artists specializing in drum & bass/jungle. Under the label who bring their A-game with these B-sides, we get to hear some unique tricks pulled off the shelf for this one.

Virtue Of Falling Ep

Released October 27, 2017
Digital

Next Phase starts a new chapter with their first digital only release. It features four exclusive drum and bass tracks that pay homage to the oldskool. Featuring artists Infest, Dave Hoax, MAC-V, Fjell and Tim Reaper. The end result is a fusion of mid-nineties experimentation.

To The Generation EP

Released July 3, 2017
Digital, Vinyl Edition

Next Phase Records is proud to present their second foray into vinyl with this four track EP of intricate and emotive Drum and Bass. It features exclusive new music from Moving  Shadow pioneer DJ Trax as well as Enjoy, Earl Grey, Infest and Drummotive.

Wound Up Beat Tape 2

Released May 19, 2017
Digital, Tape Edition

Next Phase Records present the second volume of the Wound Up Beat Tape series showcasing experimental downtempo music from around the world. This limited edition cassette and digital release features 11 exclusive tracks ranging from instrumental hip hop to jazz fuelled break beat.

Footloose

Released December 16, 2016
Digital, Cd Edition

The Footloose LP by Expanding Universe is a young musician’s attempt to drag himself out of one of life’s little dark holes. 24 year old Dutch producer Kevin Huizing turned to music as a way of providing a much needed sense of positivity in the world.

New Moon Ep

Released September 9, 2016
Digital, Vinyl Edition

The Wound Up Beat Tape takes inspiration from long car journeys sat in the backseat whilst growing up. The sensation of watching the world go by blasting cassettes on your Walkman. A deeply personal way of consuming music these teenage experiences have never left the artists and still inspire them to this day.

Wound Up Beat Tape

Released February 28, 2016
Digital, Cassette Edition

The Wound Up Beat Tape takes inspiration from long car journeys sat in the backseat whilst growing up. The sensation of watching the world go by blasting cassettes on your Walkman. A deeply personal way of consuming music these teenage experiences have never left the artists and still inspire them to this day.

Time Will tell

Released August 3, 2015
Digital, USB Edition

Time Will Tell captures the spirit of nineties drum and bass whilst adding a contemporary twist for life in the modern age. It’s a wonderful combination of old, new, negative and positive. Illustrating an individual’s desire to carve something from scratch, every aspect has been carefully considered and handcrafted.

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Next Phase Records Vol.1

Released December 22, 2014
Digital, Cd Edition

‘’Next Phase Records – Volume 1’’ is a 12-track compilation album. The outcome is a perfect blend of jungle, boom bap hip hop, ambient and experimental breaks, making this thrilling debut an embodiment of what the label stands for: diversity and quality, brought to you in a stunning, custom-made wooden CD case. Limited edition.

About

Next Phase Records, an exciting label that aims to release an eclectic mix of breakbeat driven music unrestricted by BPM. An impressive group of like minded musicians from around the world have helped to create the sound and direction of Next Phase with an already stunning catalogue of tracks. Based in the Netherlands

Contact

For any questions, please e-mail us: info (at) nextphaserecords.nl

Demo policy

Due a busy release schedule we are not accepting demos.

 

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