It’s not long until footwork don DJ Rashad the Rollin EP – his first for Hyperdub, and arguably his most satisfying release to date. 

‘Rollin”s not our favourite track on the record – we’re particularly enamoured with twinkling jungle pastiche ‘Let It Go’ and four minute paradiddle ‘Drums Please’ – but it’s still a joint to be reckoned with. Where the bulk of the tracks on last year’s Welcome To The Chi went for brute force over sophistication, ‘Rollin”s a carefully structured little thing, characterised by unlikely turns and neat tension/release.

Click below to hear a radio rip of the track in its entirety, taken from Benji B’s recent Radio 1 show. Rollin‘ is due on March 18; snippets of the EP are available here. Rashad’s upcoming tour dates are also below.

Tracklisting:

March 7 – Edinburgh Sneaky Pete’s
March 8 – London Fabric
March 9 – Paris Social Club
March 14 – Barcelona Razzmatazz
March 15 – Oslo Dattera til Hagen
March 16 – Zurich Longstreet Bar
March 20 – Bristol Bank
March 21 – Vienna Titanic
March 22 – Berlin Festsaal Kreuzberg
March 23 – Leysin Winter Worldwide Festival
March 27 – Milan Dude Club
March 29 – Moscow Artplay
March 30 – St Petersburg Torque Club

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