Wind your memory reels back to September 2012 and Northern Irish pair Bicep unleashed Vision Of Love on their own newly established Feel My Bicep label. Since then Andrew Ferguson and Matthew McBriar's project has arguably become a brand, they've released music on Will Saul's Aus label, played more festivals than Arnie's pumped pounds of iron at the gym and inspired a whole new generation of production talent. Just over a year since that FMB debut, Ferguson and McBriar return with a second 12" which is all set to match the records set by Vision Of Love. Lead track "Satisfy" discards with the 90s house aesthetic in favour of a breakbeat lead groove that's a bit 80s freestyle and a bit Baltimore club, whilst "Snackbar" demonstrates Bicep are increasingly willing to take a tougher approach - as anyone whose seen their recent techno heavy sets will attest. Head to "The Final Trip" for a taste of that classic pairing of jackin' 909 and Juno 60 in full flight.
DAVIS [BR], 4BeatClub, RUSTAM OSPANOFF, Nathaniel Jay, Rudy's Midnight Machine, Jacques Renault, Washerman, Mike W - Kolour LTD, Jimmy Maheras, Juno Recommends Deep House, The Glue, Tomoki Tamura (HolicTrax/Doublet), Askell (BORG LTD), Juno Best Sellers 2016, Edward Navarro, Colman Buckley, BORG LTD, Cristoph, Rhythm Operator, Forgotten Disco Star
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