DJ Aakmael – Hardbody [Slothboogie]

SlothBoogie Records welcomes Deep House maestro DJ Aakmael onto its roster this March with ‘The Hardbody Project’ EP, comprised of four original compositions from the Richmond, US-based artist. Across the past decade and a half DJ Aakmael has unveiled an impressive back catalogue of soul-drenched, dynamic deep house via revered imprints such as Uzuri, Church,… Continue reading DJ Aakmael – Hardbody [Slothboogie]

Aleksandir-Technicolour [Omena Records]

Istanbul based Aleksandir follows up recent outings on Church,Tessellate and others with his latest album – “Skin”. Releasing this November on Omena. This record represents a snapshot of the past year in Aleksandir’s life. As an album it is one of his most ambitious productions, with recordings of friends, loved ones and moments of intimacy… Continue reading Aleksandir-Technicolour [Omena Records]

DJ Clea – Leon Stone [Church]

Church welcomes Swedish native DJ Clea for her debut EP with the imprint, entitled ‘Historia’. The first single ‘I Want To Stay’ drops on August 28th, followed by the full EP – out everywhere on September 11th. Clea Herlöfsson has become quite the staple amongst Stockholm’s prolific DJ scene. She’s currently a resident at one… Continue reading DJ Clea – Leon Stone [Church]

Igor B – Deep Breath [NuNorthern Soul]

While the ongoing global pandemic means our chances to gather and dance beneath deep blue skies are likely to be limited, there’s never been a greater need for warm, positive and life-affirming music. NuNorthern Soul has decided to do its bit by offering up a brand new “Summer Selections” sampler that’s packed to the rafters… Continue reading Igor B – Deep Breath [NuNorthern Soul]


We are extremely excited to have No Moon on our Mixed by series. He has released on the likes of Church, Craigie Knowes, X-Kalay and Blorp and continues to provide dreamy Electro, Techno and Breakbeat tracks for the dance-floor and beyond. During a worldwide pandemic we found the time to talk through a recent move to Berlin, the influential… Continue reading MIXED BY/ No Moon

No Moon – wouldnt have it any other way [Church]

A new decade has arrived and with it the marble series on Church continues to shine its light on the very best of underground sounds. Following on from the huge success of ‘Where Do We Go From Here’, No Moon brings us his 653 Miles EP packed with four stellar original cuts. The original leads the way with… Continue reading No Moon – wouldnt have it any other way [Church]

Aleksandir – Trying Your Luck [Artesian Sounds]

Hailing from the coastal metropolis of Izmir, Turkish producer Aleksandir has created a home for the electronic sounds of his region with the label Artesian Sounds. Following up previous releases for Blind Jacks Journey, Church, and Tessellate, Aleksandir’s forthcoming ARS003 marks the young producer’s debut release on his home label with a bang. [soundcloud url=””… Continue reading Aleksandir – Trying Your Luck [Artesian Sounds]

Aura Safari – Saturn And Calypso [Church]

Never failing to surprise, both Seb Wildblood and his beloved Church imprint are true firm favorites here at Bolting Bits. Originating from a basement of a church in Camberwell, the outfit has been going from strength to strength in recent times, delivering a blissful 40 now EP by the mysterious Biodive last month. Their latest… Continue reading Aura Safari – Saturn And Calypso [Church]

MIXED BY/ Aleksandir

It’s always a special kind of privilege for us to be able to celebrate the music of one of our own. That someone today, is producer, DJ, label-head, and Bolting Bits writer: Aleksandir. Recent years have heralded a steady ascent for the Turkish-born, British-based artist, with 2018 alone seeing him release an impeccable full length… Continue reading MIXED BY/ Aleksandir

MIXED BY/ Yadava

Yadava is a Manchester-based producer and DJ known for his releases on local staple Ad Hoc Records and for his debut album, “It Rains Here”, that was released last year by London outfit Church. Catching our ears from day one, we’ve happily premiered a couple of his tunes in the past (and future) and now… Continue reading MIXED BY/ Yadava


We know what you’re thinking.. “Oh no, not another best of list!” You’ve got that right. We asked you what your favourite tracks of 2018 were and now we’ve asked our contributors to share with the world what their most rinsed records were. You’ll find that even here, in this tight-knit community, our tastes can… Continue reading BEST OF 2018 : TOP 100 RELEASES

Goddard – Find Me [CHURCH]

Loz Goddard is a Manchester based musician and DJ who has been producing records for the likes of Outplay, Razor-N-Tape, Quintessentials, Secret Reels and Large. When he isn’t working on his own beats, Mr. Goddard runs one of the most underrated radio shows on the internet known as Downtown Groove Sessions, where he invites artists from… Continue reading Goddard – Find Me [CHURCH]