Drexciya ‎– Drexciya 2 - Bubble Metropolis

Label:
Underground Resistance ‎– UR-026
Format:
Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM
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Tracklist

Fresh Water
A1 Aqua Worm Hole 5:25
A2 Positron Island 4:05
A3 Beyond The Abyss 2:17
Salt Water
B4 Bubble Metropolis 6:00
B5 Danger Bay 3:20
B6 Welcome To Drexciya 2:09

Companies, etc.

Credits

  • PresenterUR*
  • Producer [Filtered By]Drexciya

Notes

Tracks made in Drexciya for UR in Detroit
Special thanks to GOD
MAD MIKE & HYPERSPACE Publishing

First pressing was released in a blue sleeve with an A4 sheet of information about Submerge's first Mail Order Outlet.

BPM is not given.
BPM:
A1: 141 | A2: 144 | A3: 144
B1: 129 | B2: 116 | B3: 150

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): UR 026-A (NSC)
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): UR 026-B (NSC)

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larry_d.

larry_d.

January 30, 2017
really very pretty pretty ... pretty ... pretty, pretty ... good!
moogacid

moogacid

February 11, 2012
edited over 5 years ago
'Danger Bay' later issued as 'Dr Blowfins Water Cruiser' with slightly reduced playing time
Moer

Moer

November 5, 2006
edited over 10 years ago

Wow!

What a great record by Drexciya. As always, it is tough to capture the magic of Drexciya music is words. This record kick of with Aqua Worm Hole, a beautiful electro track. It contains is has a very powerfull ongoing groove, which is just magical. Positron Island is the next track, it's more hard kicking and alot darker. Full of nasty aquatic electro sounds. Beyond The Abyss is up next, it's a short track. Not very special but it contains a great straight forward beat.

The B side starts of with the titel track of this release; Bubble Metropolis. One of the most well known tracks Drexciya released. Many Dj's around the world spinned this track in one of their sets. At some times this track freaks me out, it sounds paranoid in a very good way. Danger Bay is the second track on the B side. Another great nasty dark track, some sort of laughing vocal is heard in the background. Welcome To Drexciya closes this one down, it seems a little bit strange to put a track with such a title on last. But okay, this one is beatless. Just freakin' electronics.

This is indeed an essential release, I could recommend this record to every electrohead out there.
phrasedjs

phrasedjs

August 20, 2005
edited over 11 years ago

The standout track on Drexciya 2 has to be Bubble Metropolis. IMHO has to have one of the fattest basslines ever. The music allows you to picture yourself piloting you Lardozian crusier through the Drexciya underwater world speeding along the aquabahn. Another masterpiece from Drexciya. If you have never heard or come across Drexciya before I believe there is no better place to start than this EP. Absolutely Essential.