Wednesday, 17 March 2010

Afghan Headspin studio sessions Spring 2010

Quick update to let you know what's been going on in the studio. First up we have just completed and had accepted a remix for Lucky Break label from Germany of DJ Mutiny's "Tell You Something", as soon as we can put up audio and a release date we will do.

Also just finished is a remix of Freerange DJ's "Drop That Beat" for the mighty APE- to listen to the original check this link. Or check their myspace for more! This crew are blowin up fast and we're well happy to be involved!

Tuesday, 9 March 2010

Afghan Headspin Spring 2010 news...

So, all the "Total Recall" remixes are in and getting mastered (Schema & Eschericks), soon as the artwork is finalized it will be scheduled and released on Rocstar. To grab a listen check out a quick search will get you where you want to be!

On the remix front we have just completed one for German label Lucky Break of Dj Mutiny's "Tell You Something", one we are really happy with, and from the reactions we have been getting seems other dj's feel the same. Further release details when i have em!

Just started a remix for the guys down @ APE (Ben & Lex) of their new signings FREERANGE DJ's, we should be done within the next few weeks, again watch this space!

Other studio stuff see's us collaborating with Schema & MARS, both tracks started, just a few more sessions and we should be there! The MARS collab should be getting scheduled for release on Rocstar along with our track 5yrs 10yrs, nothings set in stone yet but thats the route most likely!!

On the dj'in front, we've just got back from Spain, massive shouts to all the Radik-Al crew! We're over in Bath next week with the APE guys, then back to Spain, and a sneaky appearance at the the Big Beat Reunion in Brighton. As always you can book us for your party via

Monday, 1 March 2010

Afghan Headspin - Box Cake - Against The Grain

Our track Box Cake will be forthcoming on the new compilation from Against The Grain "Natural Selection". As soon as we get a release date we will let you know on here first!

Afghan Headspin @ Synchronicity 20.03.10

Synchronicity returns with the penultimate event of Exeters Vibraphonic festival and we've put together our biggest party to date. 6 headline acts, 4 rooms of music, over 100k of pro audio sound, a 4am license and the new addition of a breaks room hosted by Ape Music (Ben and Lex's Record label)
Headline acts 100% Confirmed
• Breakage
• Untold
• Oliver $
• Deadly Hunta
• Skitz
• Afghan Headspin

Breakage: Playing this gig as part of his Foundation album launch tour (Out soon on Digital Soundboy release date 15.03.10) He’s got loads of big tunes under his belt already, and hotly tipped for big things in 2010. Roots Manuva says “Breakage is a man with an ear for deep, deep, sub-sonic frequencies. He goes in low. I think he's talking to sea-life. He's talking to the squid” .

Untold: Hemlock boss Untold is making some of the most original dubstep around at the moment, his production style made serious waves in the scene in 2009, making him one of the most foward thinking acts of this year.

Oliver $: Flying in from Berlin just for this gig, Oliver $ is currently making huge waves on the house scene working alongside Jesse Rose as his assistant engineer producing records and remixes that are being played by the likes of Ricardo Villalobos, Luciano, Derrick Carter and Claude VonStroke.

Skitz and Deadly Hunta: Touching down for a killer Hip Hop Reggae set, as part of Skitz’s Sticksman album tour, (set for release in early March 2010)

Afghan Headspin: This duo from London are making huge moves on the breaks scene right now, and are on Ben and Lexs record label Ape Music.
Full Line up:
Room1: The Deep end – Dubstep

• Breakage (Digital Soundboy – Part of his foundation album tour)
• Untold (Hemlock / Hesstle Audio / Hot Flush)
• Mystery
• Pulsar
• Ollie 303
• Dutty Dan
• Illogik
Room2 JamTheChannel – House / Techno

• Oliver $ (Made to Play)
• JamTheChannel DJS (Aeon/Phonic/SWU)
• Fynkk (Dance Dance Dance)
Room3: One Drop – Reggae / Hip Hop

• Skitz (Dragon Drop Records – Sticksman album tour)
• Deadly Hunta (Much Love Records)
• Vital sound
• Irie Selecta
• Shire roots
• Olly B
Room 4: Ape Music – Breaks

• Afghan Headspin ( Ape / Valium / Shut Up & Dance )
• Ben and Lex
• Freerange DJS

Sounds systems booked:
Dirt, 40k of Void pro audio gear is powering The Deep End
Propa, 30K of Funktion one powering JamTheChannels room
Retox, 20k of Retox will be powering Ape Music
Onedrop, 12k of Onedrops rig will be powering the reggae / hip hop room


Early bird tickets!!!!!!!!!!

We have 100 early bird tickets available for a discounted price of £10 + BF exclusively online at southwest underground here:


Standard Tickets £12 + BF / More on the door - Tickets available from:
• SWU Ticket shop -
• Reform Records - Exeter
• Phoenix Box Office - Exeter
• BeatsWorkin - Barnstaple, N.Devon

• Buy tickets online here now!:

Room 1 will be broadcast live on SWU Radio -

Afghan Headspin @ Breakspoll 2010

Another year has passed, and another Breakspoll too! Amazing night as usual, was good to rip it @ Fabric, the soundsystem is immense! Hope to see you again next year people!

For all the results / pics / videos of the night go to