ON DECK: Wuki
Ghetto-tech, bassline, and some late-in-the-game turn-up on Wuki's ON DECK debut.
Think of a record label you're into. Wuki's probably released on it. Denver-based Kris Barman AKA Wuki has put out tunes on OWSLA, Main Course, Fool's Gold, Ultra, and and Mad Decent imprint Jeffree's. Recently, the genre-roving producer and DJ has been on that bassline tip – We premiered "That's Right," his collaboration with Jesse Slayter a couple months ago and were all about it.
Now we've got the man ON DECK and it's an impressive debut. The 42 minute mix begins with a distinctly ghetto-tech flair before affairs ramp up in the final stretch with more trapstyle, upfront elements and then the ending is just a clusterfuck of ridiculous shit like George Michael and the Peanuts theme. Heck yes.
What makes Wuki so remarkable is the adventurous manner in which he experiments with genre while keeping the energy up. This mix is a pristine example of that ability.
Boddika - Heat
Pasteman + Tanka - Camaro
Woz - Poppin'
Designer Drugs - In Your Eyes (Wuki Remix)
Alex Metric - Race Weapon (Mark Starr Remix)
Jack Beats - Beatbox (Wuki Bootleg)
Wiley - And Again (Doctor Jeep Remix)
Addison Groove - Hydropump
Doctor Jeep - Dem Hoes (Jesse Slayter Bootleg)
DJ Die, Addison Groove - Standard Affair
Wuki - Talk
Shift Key - Make it Good
Radio Clit - Divine Gosa (Switch Remix) [Sydney Samson Edit]
Addison Groove - Bad Things
Wuki - Framework (VIP)
Wildfire! - Armagideon Time (Same Tiba Remix)
Alix Perez - Gully Halves
Diplo - Express Yourself (Gent + Jawns Remix)
Squarepusher - Do You Know Squarepusher? (Wuki Bootleg)
}Bro Safari - Scumbag (Rell the Soundbender Remix)
Dr Gonzo - Bust Em Up (Slick Shoota Starts Di Helicopta Edit)
Wuki - Hot (Buku Remix)
Aazar - Rundat
Tropkillaz + DJ Craze - Fire!
Astronomar - Careless Earthquake
Them Jeans - Linus and Dougie