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Lavance - Totem EP

Artists: Lavance (feat. Scepticz & Klinical)
Catalogue Number: COUNTERPOINT015
Release Date: 29/04/2019

Counterpoint (since 2013) is a Drum & Bass label and collective from Porto, Portugal. Our focus on the deep sound has led us to develop an introspective and intimate approach to the sound of Drum & Bass, and all 160+ BPM Bass Music.

Last August, we mentioned Laurens Vanbrabant (Lavance) as “one of the most serious contenders for breakthrough artist of the year”. His single – Suspect/Glaucus through Counter X Culture (CXC) was a huge success, and proved our predictions correct. He now returns to the label as the first artist to graduate from our up & coming release series – CXC - to our official main output.

His array of styles, flexible creative mind, and relentless work ethic is in full display throughout his new Totem EP. Travelling through styles, while ignoring conventions, he worked through the past year to deliver four tracks which display the full range of his sound. And this hasn’t been a one-man job, as the EP features collaborations with two artist who have been delivering some great music in the last couple of months – Scepticz and Klinical.

Totem has all the ingredients to be one of our standout releases of the year, having all being inflicting damage on dancefloors worldwide.

Lavance - Continuum

Welcome to the deeper and darker side of the EP, as the sinister ambiance of the intro paints a very clear picture for the upcoming relentless dark and moody vibes of the track. Ready to resonate on any surface, the whole progression transmits an atmosphere of mystery and intrigue, which are mixed in a dark energy pool to build an involving shamanic rhythm.


from Totem EP, released April 29, 2019


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Counterpoint Recordings Porto, Portugal

Counterpoint (XX13) is a Portuguese independent Drum & Bass Agency & Music Label.
Our experience has led us to develop an introspective approach to the sound of Drum & Bass, Breakbeat, and all the 160+ BPM Bass Music.

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