My name is Devin Black and I hosted and DJ'd Aquatic Themes: a show exploring the wide range of electronic music termed “bass music” — a mix of techno, dubstep, grime, drum & bass, downtempo, electro and everything in between. New York City and the tri-state area heard diverse live DJ mixes of mid-noughties dubstep, grime instrumentals, dub techno, experimental club tracks, abstract techno, half-time drum and bass, and downtempo. Guests from both New York City and from the rest of the world were featured regularly.

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Doctor Jeep and Shy Eyez came through and spun some sick bassy tunes! Really good stuff, and some jungle at the end 🙂

Caught them this weekend in Brooklyn playing right before Loefah — great times there too!

Fun show!! Started off by interviewing BBC Radio 1 host and DJ Benji B, where we talked about the importance of radio and pirate radio as well as the spirit behind his party Deviation. Then Zuri Marley killed it with a dancehall set! Also had a great interview — some powerful words from Zuri about current events. Ended the show with some dubby Aquatic Themes type tunes.

Prince of Denmark – Live At Planet Uterus (Excerpt)
Prince of Denmark – Cut 02
A Made Up Sound – Rear Window (Shattered)
Skudge – Contamination
Objekt – The Stitch-Up
Nadus – No Feels
Bored Young Adults – Check Up From The Neck Up
Vril – Vortekz Dub
Prince of Denmark – Nymphonic


Interviewed Guy Gerber (Rumors) and played some cool tracks afterwards!

Hardrive – Deep Inside
Mr. Beatnick – Don’t Walk Away From My Love
Edward – Following You
Malory – Bohhbah
Mike Parker – Ice Fissure
Myk Derill – Renewed



receive – elusive
receive – passive
Mark Pritchard – Give It Your Choir (feat. Bibio)
Jam City – Wet GT
2562 – Intermission
Rhythm & Sound – See Mir Version (Basic Reshape)
Stereo Realist – Get Up
Bored Young Adults – Shy Dancers on Bungalwaldorf Beach
Matthias Reilling – Silverhope Rd