The Artist/Album: Scuba, SUB:STANCE (Ostgut Ton, 2010)

A Short Review: Berlin’s leading bass night gets a proper mix from co-curator/Hotflush Recordings founder Scuba. And it’s easily one of 2010’s finest DJ sets–a skittish, seamless sampling of what it’s like being lost in a K-hole as the sun begins to rise and the disembodied diva stylings of “Hyph Mngo” kick in.

To give you an idea of what you’re in for, here’s Scuba’s Resident Advisor mix from last year (featuring his techno-tinged SCB alias) and his year-end picks from our current issue…