Bass & Breaks

with Mike Swaine

The best in underground bass music. 

The Bass & Breaks Awards 2012

So here is what happened at the annual Bass & Breaks awards: 

Best Electro track of 2012

FTL - Firestorm


Winner: Far Too Loud - Firestorm
Honourable mentions: Porter Robinson - Language / Feed Me - Little Cat Steps / Seven Lions - Tyven

Best Breaks track of 2012

PPK

Winner: Planet Perfecto Knights - Resurrection (Beatman and Ludmilla remix)
Honourable mentions: Pryamid - Lost In You / Matrix & Futurebound - Magnetic Eyes (Pyramid remix) / Hyper - Machine

Best Dubstep track of 2012

Skrillex
Winner: Skrillex and The Doors - Breakin A Sweat
Honourable mentions: Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up (Noisia remix) / Zomboy - City 2 City / Borgore - Decisions

Best Drum & Bass track of 2012

Rudimental
Winner: Rudimental - Feel The Love
Honourable mentions: Spor - Zigarout / Jeff Wayne - Eve Of The War (Drumsound & Bassline Smith remix) / Major Lazer - Get Free (Andy C remix)

Best Remix of 2012

Andy C
Winner: Major Lazer - Get Free (Andy C remix)
Honourable mentions: Bellasonia - Off With Their Heads (Bare Noize) / Nero - Must Be The Feeling (Flux Pavillion & Nero remix) / Lana Del Rey - National Anthem (DC Anthems)

Best Album / EP of 2012

Netsky
Winner: Netsky - 2 (track played Come Alive)
Honourable mentions: Calyx & Teebee - All Or Nothing / Opiuo - Butternut Squash EP (pt 3) / DJ Fresh - Nextlevelism

Artist of 2012

Porter Robinson
Winner: Porter Robinson (track played Easy)
Honourable Mentions: Zedd / Opiuo / Knife Party

The highly prestigious 'Face Melter’ award

Knife Party
Winner: Knife Party - Centipede
Honourable mentions: Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up (Noisia remix) / Foreign Beggars - Apex / Invader! - Alive