The Upbeats

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The Upbeats
Origin Wellington, New Zealand
Genres Drum and Bass, Neurofunk
Occupation(s) DJ, Record Producer, Label Owner
Years active 2004 - Present
Labels Non Vogue
Website The Upbeats Official Website
Members Jeremy Glenn
Dylan Jones

The Upbeats are a drum and bass production duo consisting of Jeremy Glenn and Dylan Jones from Wellington, New Zealand. They also produce various other genres of music including dubstep (as Crushington) and breaks.[1]

Biography[edit]

Jeremy Glenn and Dylan Jones, also known as Terror Snake and Downie Wolf, have been writing drum and bass together since 2001.

Full-time DJs and producers since early 2004, the duo perform on a regular basis across the globe, run their own recording imprint Non Vogue, and have released records on Virus Recordings, Lifted Music, Bad Taste Recordings, and Soul Recordings. They have released four full-length albums so far: The Upbeats, Nobody’s Out There, Big Skeleton and Primitive Technique.

In 2010, they toured and scheduled some releases, in particular remixes for New Zealand electronica live acts Shapeshifter and Minuit. Other plans for 2010 included new original singles for worldwide release on Virus Recordings and Lifted Music.[2]

Performances[edit]

In 2009, they toured alongside Dieselboy, Evol Intent, Ewun, Demo, Infiltrata, Mayhem, SPKTRM, MC Messinian, MC Dino and MC Steez as part of the Monsters of Jungle Tour which headlined festivals all over the world.[3]

Discography[edit]

12" Vinyl Records[edit]

  • VSN014EP Alone
  • BCP003 Slit / Fill Me In
  • HBT006 Late Night Frite / The Gospel
  • HOST008 Monsta Mash / View From Inside
  • TRON008 Vodka Bender / Seduction
  • BCP006 Werewolf / My Dues
  • HBT010 Whitetail / Oiled Up
  • P51UK09 Ghobi Ghost / Stick Together
  • HUMA8021 Le Mammoth / Piss Fiend
  • VRS016 Lost Once / Lick-A-Demon
  • RL008 Universe / Rapture
  • SOULR030 Archive / Four
  • CYAN023 Camouflage Re-Lick / Antisocial
  • VIO021 Nothing's Sacred / Dresden
  • P51UK11 Poison / Take Away Soul
  • NV001 Smash / Planet Earth
  • NV002 Creep Out / The Bends
  • GTEK009 Masked Warrior / Tear Down
  • SUB067 Panic / Troglodyte
  • RISE015 Tin God / Deviants
  • NZ008 True Stories (Upbeats Remix) / The Weka
  • LFTD007 Binge Drinker / Screw Up (Upbeats Remix)
  • P51UKLP02 Chatter / Flamethrower (Bulletproof & Teknik Remix)
  • NV003 Ghost Radio / 1968
  • BT004S2 Tor / Requiem
  • SUICIDE053 Shatter / Ionized

Albums[edit]

  • 2008: The Upbeats (album) (LP018)
  • 2010: Nobody's Out There (BT002CD)
  • 2011: Big Skeleton (NVCD2)
  • 2013: Primitive Technique (VSNCD002)

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