James Holden
03.10.2013, Words by dummymag

James Holden - Circle Of Fifths (Tool)

Stream the latest club-minded version from Holden's 'The Inheritors'.

James Holden's recent, should've-been-Mercury-nominated LP 'The Inheritors' was a pretty bold electronic album full of beatless tracks, tracks with weird time signatures, tracks with drums that weren't quantized to the grid…basically, a lot of things that DJs balk at.

As a way of appeasing them, Holden has been releasing more club-minded versions of these album tracks as dubs, remixes and DJ tools. The latest to receive such treatment is Circle Of Fifths, Holden giving it a more driving kickdrum (which isn't hard, given the original had no kickdrum), an extension and extra bass weight.


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