Noisia and Two Fingers (alter-alias of Amon Tobin) are back with a vengeance on a new joint effort dubbed “Dzjengis.” Their track record for explosive collaborations is well documented, dating all the way back to Tobin’s remix of “Machine Gun” off Noisia’s 2010 LP Split The Atom. As expected, their latest creation arrives on the dutch trio’s own Division Recordings with the technical wizardry and atomic impact the two artists have always delivered.
The track opens with apocalyptic drones, floating in and out over a stuttering 808 kick. As the energy builds, a wailing top line swells into range and the tension shifts into high gear. After building to a breakbeat crescendo, the listener is plummeted into a bleak progression of pads and synths, before the drums detonate all over again. Noisia provided some backstory on the project’s genesis SoundCloud: