Premiere: Das Spezial – Agowlt (SPZL Battle Weapon)


Wake up, catch a glimpse of the first light of your day. The morning sun is the first you see and yet the easiest to avoid. Slam the snooze button then proceed to roll back over into the comfy darkness; give yourself nine more minutes rest until the ear-splitting beep starts again. Use every single one of these 540 seconds to prepare yourself, mentality devises what routine follows into the day. Once you push yourself out of your pit of comfort…

London-based producer Das Spezial returns with his sixth release on his own imprint, Spezial, this time enlisting the help of Grammy award-winning producer and Chemical Brothers collaborator Steve Dubs and ex-Peace Division member Justin Drake. Our pick ‘Agowlt (SPZL Battle Weapon)’ romantically merges cinematic Science Fiction soundscapes with high powered techno drums. The track’s arrangement follows a clear linear narrative, intelligently pairing vintage arpeggiator riffs and dramatic effects with reversed demonic voices to create an airy synth-filled soundscape.