Med School: Graduation

Various Artists

NHS381: 24 April 2020

Listen

CD 3 Mixed by Whiney

After thirteen years and over ninety releases, Med School has stacked the chairs and closed its doors. As a final farewell to the label, the ‘Med School: Graduation’ compilation celebrates the life of Hospital Records’ once sister label, as well as the musicians and culture that defined it, with 23 brand new tracks from label stalwarts such as Bop, Keeno, Etherwood and Whiney as well as the new blood that was always so important to the label’s experimental output.

In Med School fashion, the album brings together a myriad of drum & bass stylings and beyond. From the microfunk movements of Bop to Illexandra’s warped emergency warnings, Lakeway’s upfront grime beats to the unique electronic musings of Frederic Robinson, A.Fruit and Kimyan Law.

Representing the serene side of Med School is Etherwood’s ‘Nowhere To Go But Everywhere’, alongside beautiful contributions from Keeno, Natus and Polaris. The tribal infusions of Royalston’s stepper ‘Mark’s Shibari Groove’ and Lung’s techno-fused rabbit hole ‘Stop Crying’ switch up the pace to reflect the breadth of Med School’s outputs. The compilation also calls back to the very beginnings of the label with a special VIP treatment of S.P.Y’s first release in the Hospital camp, MEDIC1 ‘Black Flag’.

Whiney not only brings in his deep new stepper ‘Close To You’ but is also the man behind the continuous mix on the album, seamlessly bringing together all 23 tracks for one final salute to Med School Music.

“ Medschool was an amazing label for taking risks, from Syntax to The Erised and everything in between… Without risks and new talent we cannot grow. Without you believing in our risks and new talent we are nothing.” - London Elektricity

Buy release

CD Pre-order - £8.99
LP (+MP3s) Pre-order - £24.99
WAV Pre-order - £9.99
MP3 Pre-order - £6.99
  • CD
  • LP (+MP3s)
  • WAV
  • MP3
1 Magic.gif Bop 4:34
2 Black Flag VIP S.P.Y 6:03
3 Stereogram Villem 5:44
4 Lost For Words (feat. Walk:r & Natalie Wood) Keeno 5:21
5 Kaleido Kimyan Law 4:46
6 Close To You Whiney 4:08
7 Techniquest AC13 4:29
8 Massive Lakeway 6:21
9 Bike Paths A.Fruit 4:51
10 Nowhere To Go But Everywhere Etherwood 5:18
11 Computer Music Polaris 5:50
12 Rest Assured (feat. Lavahi) Facing Jinx 6:53
13 Drifting Away Bop & Unquote 4:20
14 Emergency Medical Hologram Illexxandra 3:30
15 Ringer Phase 4:07
16 Last Days Askel, Elere & Trisector 5:57
17 Kind Words Natus 5:16
18 Skip Frederic Robinson 3:36
19 Armour Whytwo 4:49
20 Mark's Shibari Groove Royalston 3:49
21 Stop Crying Lung 4:42
22 Conundrum Miss Redflower 5:29
23 Driveway Synkro 5:05
Side A
1 Magic.gif Bop 4:34
2 Lost For Words (feat. Walk:r & Natalie Wood) Keeno 5:21
3 Ringer Phase 4:07
4 Mark's Shibari Groove Royalston 3:49
Side B
1 Stereogram Villem 5:44
2 Rest Assured (feat. Lavahi) Facing Jinx 6:53
3 Nowhere To Go But Everywhere Etherwood 5:18
Side C
1 Bike Paths A.Fruit 4:51
2 Kaleido Kimyan Law 4:46
3 Techniquest AC13 4:29
4 Emergency Medical Hologram Illexxandra 3:30
Side D
1 Close To You Whiney 4:08
2 Drifting Away Bop & Unquote 4:20
3 Computer Music Polaris 5:50
4 Skip Frederic Robinson 3:36
Side E
1 Last Days Askel, Elere & Trisector 5:57
2 Kind Words Natus 5:16
3 Armour Whytwo 4:49
Side F
1 Stop Crying Lung 4:42
2 Conundrum Miss Redflower 5:29
3 Driveway Synkro 5:05
Side G
1 Black Flag VIP S.P.Y 6:03
Side H
1 Massive Lakeway 6:21
1 Magic.gif Bop 4:34 Preorder Only
2 Black Flag VIP S.P.Y 6:03 Preorder Only
3 Stereogram Villem 5:44 Preorder Only
4 Lost For Words (feat. Walk:r & Natalie Wood) Keeno 5:21 Preorder Only
5 Kaleido Kimyan Law 4:46 Preorder Only
6 Close To You Whiney 4:08 Preorder Only
7 Techniquest AC13 4:29 Preorder Only
8 Massive Lakeway 6:21 Preorder Only
9 Bike Paths A.Fruit 4:51 Preorder Only
10 Nowhere To Go But Everywhere Etherwood 5:18 Preorder Only
11 Computer Music Polaris 5:50 Preorder Only
12 Rest Assured (feat. Lavahi) Facing Jinx 6:53 Preorder Only
13 Drifting Away Bop & Unquote 4:20 Preorder Only
14 Emergency Medical Hologram Illexxandra 3:30 Preorder Only
15 Ringer Phase 4:07 Preorder Only
16 Last Days Askel, Elere & Trisector 5:57 Preorder Only
17 Kind Words Natus 5:16 Preorder Only
18 Skip Frederic Robinson 3:36 Preorder Only
19 Armour Whytwo 4:49 Preorder Only
20 Mark's Shibari Groove Royalston 3:49 Preorder Only
21 Stop Crying Lung 4:42 Preorder Only
22 Conundrum Miss Redflower 5:29 Preorder Only
23 Driveway Synkro 5:05 Preorder Only
1 Magic.gif Bop 4:34 Preorder Only
2 Black Flag VIP S.P.Y 6:03 Preorder Only
3 Stereogram Villem 5:44 Preorder Only
4 Lost For Words (feat. Walk:r & Natalie Wood) Keeno 5:21 Preorder Only
5 Kaleido Kimyan Law 4:46 Preorder Only
6 Close To You Whiney 4:08 Preorder Only
7 Techniquest AC13 4:29 Preorder Only
8 Massive Lakeway 6:21 Preorder Only
9 Bike Paths A.Fruit 4:51 Preorder Only
10 Nowhere To Go But Everywhere Etherwood 5:18 Preorder Only
11 Computer Music Polaris 5:50 Preorder Only
12 Rest Assured (feat. Lavahi) Facing Jinx 6:53 Preorder Only
13 Drifting Away Bop & Unquote 4:20 Preorder Only
14 Emergency Medical Hologram Illexxandra 3:30 Preorder Only
15 Ringer Phase 4:07 Preorder Only
16 Last Days Askel, Elere & Trisector 5:57 Preorder Only
17 Kind Words Natus 5:16 Preorder Only
18 Skip Frederic Robinson 3:36 Preorder Only
19 Armour Whytwo 4:49 Preorder Only
20 Mark's Shibari Groove Royalston 3:49 Preorder Only
21 Stop Crying Lung 4:42 Preorder Only
22 Conundrum Miss Redflower 5:29 Preorder Only
23 Driveway Synkro 5:05 Preorder Only

Related items

Select format

00/00