Ulterior Motive (UK)

Thursday, 05 January 2017 20:29

Ulterior Motive are at the top of their game in 2015. The debut album The Fourth Wall has been exceptionally well received by press and fans alike, award nominations and UK top 40 chart success has followed its release. At the end of 2014 the album regularly appeared within top 10 lists across all genres, a triumph for all concerned.

As DJs Ulterior Motive have performed at festivals and clubs across the globe to rapturous audiences, the pair have become known for their DJ sets from London to Colombia.

As producers they’ve remixed notable artists, collaborated with the cream of drum and bass producers and have been requested as sound designers for forthcoming projects in new media.

As Metalheadz goes from strength to strength so do Ulterior Motive there is a firm commitment to quality over quantity that continues to set the label and the duo apart from their peers.

 

 

 

 


 

 

Lenzman (NL)

Tuesday, 03 January 2017 20:24

Lenzman is a Drum & Bass producer creating his own soulful sound which rises above trends and pushes the genre to new depths. The Dutch artist has recently launched his critically acclaimed new label – The North Quarter – as he continues to release music on Metalheadz.

His fluid approach to making music brings together glimmering samples and bold collaborations set against the backdrop of his signature melancholic style. Since the release of his debut album on Metalheadz – Looking At The Stars – Lenzman has delivered some of the scene’s most genre-defying moments and gained a loyal and burgeoning fanbase eagerly awaiting his next move.

A label named after the area he grew up in, The North Quarter is Lenzman’s soulful exploration into new territories and encapsulates his Hip Hop, Soul and Jazz influences. The imprint releases his own music as well as music from other artists, merging together vocalists and musicians from different worlds to create a deeper and more resonating experience for Drum & Bass fans.

Lenzman’s live sets are like his music: fearless and undiluted. Bogotá, Bangkok, Toronto, London and New York – when he’s not in the studio, he has a busy tour schedule drawing crowds and packing out clubs and festivals across the globe.