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- n. Plural form of kickdrum.
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That much is obvious by their core concept playing all 4/4 songs with the use of four kickdrums.
The first minute of 'Fuck the Pain Away', with its sheets of kickdrums and yells, seemed to announce The New as much as any pirate radio product from the same time - although the album later becomes something rather more pomo in its play with and mockery of rock's cocksmanship, and is equally hard to find exciting today.
Prince Kong's 'Crossroads' sounds like The Bug inna deep war with Babylon, sending hordes of dreadlocked bass disciples armed with industrial kickdrums and razor-edged rave signals to bring down any System that tries it, only better.
All three producers are on form, with Huckaby laying out a Detroit-driven and tracky remix of 'Slightly' guided by overweight kickdrums and a wicked square bass, while Losoul's original 'The Crush' crafts a fonky swinging groove with kinky harmonics.