Deskai – Cosmic Origin (Original Mix) available soon on “The Final Chapter” LP released by the legendary label RENEGADE HARDWARE !

From its inception back in 1995, Renegade Hardware has forged itself into one of the most important and influential record labels to grace the Drum and Bass scene as Clayton Hines, along with Loxy & Ink, went on to form the now legendary imprint. Behind the scenes, Chris Renegade, Yoko Speechley & Scott Cold Fusion made sure everything ran like a well oiled machine. They were among the first to recognize a new breed of darker, heavier, techier sounds that were emerging at the time. Hardware would eventually be viewed as pioneers; breaking boundaries, pushing new styles and never selling out or losing their vision. The label has been instrumental in launching the careers of many artists and boasts a roster that reads like a ‘who’s who’ of Drum and Bass: Chase & Status, Pendulum, Friction, Konflict, Spor, Noisia, Dillinja, Future Forces Inc., Total Science, Future Cut and label mainstays Loxy & Ink, to name but a few…

Classic albums such as ‘Quantum Mechanics’, ‘Armageddon’ & ‘Essential Rewindz’ were game-changers, breaking the mold and setting the standard worldwide for Drum & Bass compilations. The quality control never faltered and each release saw the Hardware legacy further cemented, never to be forgotten.

After twenty plus years in the game, forever changing the landscape of Drum and Bass in its wake, this iconic institution has decided to close its doors, leaving behind a rich heritage that can only be described as ‘legendary’. Mid-2015, they drafted in Joanna Syze to assist in A&Ring/managing the final projects with Clayton & Ink and delivering these four packs of pure Renegade Hardware gold. Spanning all four corners of the Hardware sound, this is guaranteed to satisfy even the most seasoned RH fan.

There are few labels who can truthfully declare ‘they made difference’ – to capture a moment and leave an indelible mark in Drum and Bass history: Renegade Hardware are undeniably one of those elite few…

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