Toronto Is Broken
Move It EP
1. Taking Over
2. Cold Contact
3. Move It
4. Spirit Song 2012
Cat: SLAYER013 / Release: Jan 2012
File Under: Nu-Jungle / DnB / Dubstep / Breaks / UK Bass
Sub Focus 'Really Feeling Spirirt Song! 8/10'
Toddla T ‘Cool’
Phesta ‘Big release all round’
Cookie Monsta ‘Breaks Madness!’
Warrior One ‘Farkin hell! will come back and comment when I've played 'Move I' tonight!!’
Hellfire Machina ‘MOVE IT is fu**in HUGE!!!’
PYRAMID‘Spirit Song is the best’
Billy Bunter ‘Really good .... Nice to hear some one so young with such fantastic production skills’
HeavyFeet ‘Spirit Song is a fucking monster’
Dreadzone ‘extreme high quality stuff. all tracks heavy, loving move it..oh my gosh’
Plump DJs ‘This tune would go down well in the South of Spain or any place where they like this kind of bounce, bass and pace
Mixmag ‘Love It’
DJ Twista ‘this guy is fukkin huge 100/10 on this ep’
He may only be 18, but Toronto Is Broken (Christian Hoffmann) is already making his mark bass music scene. Hailing from Barwell, Leicestershire, a village known as the manufacturing home of Noble cars and Hornby train sets, Toronto Is Broken already runs his own non-profit record label, Dual Signal Records, has played abroad and received BBC 1xtra support for his track "Into My Eyes".
It’s clear Christian is keen not to be pigeon holed into one genre as this EP clearly shows. Spanning across Future Jungle, Drum & Bass and Dubstep Toronto Is Broken shows us he’s clearly in the run for one to watch in 2012.
Heading up the EP is the fiercely energetic ‘Taking Over’ with its complex beats, uplifting pianos and deadly dubstepesque bass lines – peak time all the way!
Stepping up next is a no holds barred DnB track ‘Cold Contact’; a cross between DJ Fresh & Sub Focus with sweet leads and devastating bass drops.
‘Move It’ can only be described as the most disgusting Dubstep riddim you ever heard, seriously this has to be played to be believed!
Getting a 2012 maker over is TiB’s ‘Spirit Song 2012’ with its haunting vocals that can be likened to The Prodigy’s ‘Smack My Bitch Up’, beautifully dangerous.
Toddla T, GOLD, Warrior One, Hellfire Machina, Schema, Yoof, DJ Twista, Plump DJs, Cookie Monsta, RackNRuin, PYRAMID, Billy Bunter, Dr S Gachet, No Rockstars, Parker, Brewster B, Phetsta, Timmy Schumacher, ThisIsBreaks.com, Ceos, General Midi, Pure Phunk, Chrisy Murderbot, The Proper Villans, The Damn Bell Doors, Tariq Ziyad, HeavyFeet, Blaze Tripp, Dreadzone, Backdraft, Vinyl Junkie, Jungle Breaks Blog, Ben & Lex, Paul Bassrock, Hanuman Tribe
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