Drum & Bass
Never Understand EPOsiris Music
Drum & Bass, Techno
A. Down The Rabbit Hole B. Never Understand C. Residual D. Crisis
and occasional labelmate Pessimist, Overlook delivers four of his most atmospheric, genre-busting tracks on Osiris Music ukOpener ‘Down The Rabbit Hole’ leads .frantictribalrhythms, before the eponymous second track slows the pace a little to lock the listener in a claustrophobic club full of slo-mo swaying bodies, distant vocal samples reverberating around even-more-distant hits. On the B side, the pace continues to slow: ‘Residual’ drives forward with a sustained tension and breathy hints at somethingfriendBlurring the line between drum ’n’ bass and techno often tested by lurkingintheshadows, before ‘Crisis’ eschews beats altogether to explore a more sombre mood: an ambient piece that feels like it’s just been unearthed from a forgotten time.