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Download: Almost There

While having a conversation with Leisure, Damscray mentioned that he missed Leisure's old trip-hoppy style, and noted that he would like to hear another track like back in the days. Leisure went to work, and "Almost There" is the result. A slow and i

E-Zine: BuddhaMindCorporation Vol​.​0

Can't get enough of Dunai's catchy russian funk? Be sure to grab a copy of this 12 track album!

E-Zine: Metamorph

Six Humanworkhsop artists create seven remixes covering an enormous musical spectrum, ranging from sound-scape indy to dancehall dubstep.

Download: Fire to the Stars - Made Of Fire remix

Slow downbeat track with reminiscent guitars and vocals by Cat Tyson Hughes. This track is a remix of Fire to the Stars’ remix of Monlog’s Another day.

Download: Julian Winter - LA remix

Dark and dreamy like a winters day in front of an enormous fireplace in a deserted castle. Cat Tyson Hughes comes on strong with a new vocal part, accompanied by an actual cello quartet arranged by Tim Spelman. This track is a remix of Julian Winter’

Download: Julian Winter - Dour remix

Leisure dug deep into the multitracks of Julian Winter’s Dour to look for some hidden booty. What came out was a dub’ish, deep bassed, synthed up version of the original, with a strong emphasis on it’s splendid guitar solo.

Download: Remus - Herr Obersturmbahnführer remix

Leisure takes it way over the top with this extremely nasty drum and bass remix of Remus’ classical track Herr Obersturmbahnführer, which is part of the VERZET original soundtrack. This remix features exclusive dialog from the movie.

Download: Fire to the Stars - Keep You Safe remix

Caveone takes a very personal and heavy bassed approach to Fire to the Stars Keep You Safe, allowing the recorded lyrics by Cat Tyson Hughes to come across a lot more up front. Slow and dreamy yet intense, this track finishes off nicely what Julian h

Metamorph (The album)

Compilation album featuring a broad range of Humanworkshop artists and styles. All tracks are remixes of recent Humanworkshop releases. Artwork: Uwe Schweer-Lambers, Gerrit Elbrink Mastering: Gerrit Elbrink Or download alternatively as a ZIP file

E-Zine: Caveone - Upgraded

Canadian electronic music artist Caveone debutes on Humanworkshop with the brand spankin’ new five track EP Upgraded.

Download: That Smile Says It All

Dark housey track accompanied by a string quartet and and a deep neuro bass.

Download: The Next Step

Minimalistic dark and immersive track with a medieval aftertaste.

Download: On The Shore Of Uncertainty

Slow dreamy track with an seemingly endless amount of neuro bass waves hitting a slow percussive shore.

Download: Sunday Jam

Dark rocksteady track which brings the noise in a humane and persuasive way.

E-Zine: Trigg & Gusset - Adagio for the Blue

Trigg is back and this time he brought Gusset. Together these gentlemen have written and produced an amazing and mature second album filled with the best dutch jazz has to offer.

Download: Madagascar

Dramatic jazzy track with a hint of Spain. Written by Bart Knol Bart Knol: Piano, Synths, Beats, Samples Coen Hamelink: Trumpet Erik van Geer: Bass Clarinet

Download: Vanishing Gold

Short dark dreamy track with soothing saxophone guidance and a regretful aftertaste. Written by Bart Knol Bart Knol: Piano, Synths, Beats, Samples Erik van Geer: Tenor Saxophone

Download: Rhododendron

Strong downtempto track with an afrobeat feel. Written by Bart Knol Bart Knol: Fender Rhodes, Synths, Beats, Samples Erik van Geer: Tenor Saxophone Coen Hamelink: Trumpet Just Lavooij: Double Bass

Download: The Vault

Mysterious jazzy track with a sneaky classical touch. Written by Bart Knol & Erik van Geer Bart Knol: Piano, Synths, Beats, Samples Erik van Geer: Bass Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone Just Lavooij: Double Bass

Download: Tortuga

Slow sample based track with authentic flamenco guitar at its core. Written by Bart Knol & Erik van Geer Bart Knol: Piano, Synths, Beats, Samples Erik van Geer: Tenor Saxophone Midas Ghijsels: Flamenco Guitar

Download: Cardium

Slow mechanical track featuring an outstanding bass clarinet and trumpet solo. Written by Bart Knol Bart Knol: Piano, Synths, Beats, Samples Erik van Geer: Bass Clarinet Coen Hamelink: Trumpet

Download: Promenade

Back alley jazz track with authentic Tenor solo to finish it off. Written by Bart Knol & Erik van Geer Bart Knol: Fender Rhodes, Electric Guitar, Synths, Beats, Samples Erik van Geer: Flute, Tenor Saxophone Dominique Bentvelsen: Double Bass

Download: Primrose Path

Strong progressive jazz-rock track with an amazing build up which keeps its promise. Written by Bart Knol Bart Knol: Synths, Beats, Samples Erik van Geer: Tenor Saxophone, Bass Saxophone Coen Hamelink: Trumpet Matthijs Blom: Electric Guitar

Download: Horizons

Soft and dark soundscape created with guitar, rhodes and a crapload of gear.

E-Zine: Fire To The Stars - Keep You Safe

Australia and Sweden based Fire To The Stars debuts on Humanworkshop with seven track EP Keep You Safe.

Download: Wholesale Slaughter

A slow and melancholic song about the dark side of love.

Download: Keep You Safe

A dark and noisy track featuring melancholic vocals.

Download: Sunday

Sweet and lonely track.

Download: Deluxer

A dark but somehow uplifting noisy track accompanied by electric guitars.

Download: Keep You Safe (Monolog remix)

A dramatic remix of the EP title track with large orchestration done by Humanworkshop's very own Monolog.

Download: HWS Set 2013

Exclusive Humanworkshop label showcase mix by Mr. Anwser for the Belgium radio show "Down met de Dannies".

Download: Gentle Giants (live)

Durk and Gerrit go at it.

E-Zine: Humanworkshop Intro

EQUILOUD created a new intro animation and Leisure supplied it with some sound. FM8 Presets of all sounds are available for download.

E-Zine: FM8 Wobble Bass Tutorial

Since it’s been a while since we published a free tutorial, we figured now would be a good time to bring you some FM8 action.

E-Zine: WALZER

Remus and Rob Lücker joined forces once again. "WALZER" tells the tale of men drawn together by faith and greed, the oldschool way.

E-Zine: OSKILATOR - COLLISION / New EP and Video

Durk Kooistra and Bart Knol, a.k.a. Oskilator have signed up with Australian label Adapted Records. Uwe hooked them up with a killer video.

E-Zine: Original Fools - Sick And Tired

Damscray and his buds have been at it again! Rocking it hard mad stupid style in this exclusive new Original Fools video.

Download: Intersong

A dark and cinematc track which gives you the impression aliens have landed in your backyard. Also available as a live version here.

Download: Asa Nisi Masa

A very dark and heavy track with dramatic vocalsamples and modern off-beat percussion. Also available as live version here.

Download: Lacklustre

This introduction sets the tone for Remus' the 5th Season. Dark and gloomy, while at the same time filled with wonderous electronic breakbeats.

E-Zine: Leisure-B - Live In Space

Leisure-B reports back to mission control with a hybrid video / mp3 release, supported by an extensive tutorial on the recording process.

Download: Bass Pack (live)

Another version of Bass Pack, kicking ass as always. Lyrics "Tried by 12" by "East Flatbush Project".

Download: Ninja (live)

One of the best track to perform live, can't wait to do this on a stage!

Download: Didge 0.3.2 (live)

The live version of Didge 0.3.2 differs from the original mostly by a muting of a lot of elements. Unlike most other tracks, Didge seems to sound best live when it's presented in parts.

Download: fret_1 (live)

This live version of the infamous fret_1 is longer, and goes deeper than the original track. A great example of what the set up can do.

Download: Leptir (live)

A slow and heavy intro track for the diverse Live In Space track line-up. The original version was first featured on B-Film Ltd - Live @ My House.

Live In Space (The album)

Since most people don't just like a certain song, but rather a particular version or cover of a composition, this leaves a wide gap for composers and producers of electronic music. With the Live In Space set up, Leisure tried to create a live environ

Download: Live In Space

The complete version of Live In Space as a single mp3 file.

E-Zine: Polysure vs. Equiloud: Gentle Giants video

Equiloud's Uwe Schweer-Lambers created a new video for Humanworkshop's contribution to Hopskotch 2, "Divergence"!

E-Zine: Original Fools - Five

Must not sleep - Must warn others! Damscray's modern underground pop project, Original Fools, is slowly coming to blossom. In order to celebrate, they've released "Five" as video version.

Download: Shelter

A dark and dreamy track by Bart Knol, a.k.a. Gritt

Download: Jasmin

A dark, somewhat depressing (in a good way) track by Bart Knol, a.k.a. Gritt

Download: Pillon

A dark cinematic track by Bart Knol, a.k.a. Gritt

E-Zine: Hopskotch - Lysdexic strikes back sick

Lysdexic and his Australian buds rock the scene hardcore with this 18 track dupstep LP, now available in limited edition CD pressing!

E-Zine: Monolith

Animator Wip Vernooij teamed up with Leisure-B for his sound design, and old times sake, in this abstract dramady animation shorty short.

E-Zine: Ableton Live with Video - fret_1 continues

In this tutorial the fret_1 arrangement gets taken apart, and we show you how to create music and sound effects for video in Ableton Live.

E-Zine: Youtube + HWS = Full length Live Videos

Youtube sent us a note saying they lifted our upload limit. This means full length live sets from now on!

Download: Dubstep Mix

With Andy on the Traktor, and Leisure-B on the KP 3, this mix satisfies all your dubstep needs.

E-Zine: Polymass on Antilounge 8

Polymass featured on Antilounge 8 LP

E-Zine: fret_1 extras: VJ clips & bass programming tut

Discover how the bass-line programming was done for the soundtrack of the fret_1 video, and download a couple of exclusive VJ clips while you're at it.

E-Zine: Cinema 4D meets Ableton Live: fret_1

Cinema 4D Specialist Usselino and Leisure-B got together and combined their talents to create a little nugget of video Joy. Free presets included!

Download: fret_1

A music track for short video by Usselino, which was originally based on Autechre's "Vose In". Sweet and epic... More info and Massive presets available here.

Download: Aitken Basin

Damscray opens up the "Shikunizue" EP in a grand manner with this strangely bizarre, but overwhelmingly loving track. It'll sooth your basswanting receptors while remaining your moral integrity. Be damned if you don't.

Download: Kyoketsu Shoge

Dutch dupstep DJ IM140 premieres his way into Humanworkshop territory with this serious downtempo bassblasting beatbuster. Stay tuned for more to come from this man!

Download: Carry A Nation

Maartez again creates a whole different universe of sound and rhythm with this instant all time classic Carry A Nation. Its funky e-bass lines and up-to-date drum programming make this semi "dupstep" track a pleasure to listen to for you and everyone

Download: The Void

Dutch dupstep master Gritt joins the Humanworkshop crew on the "Shikomizue" EP in exploring the possibilities of his favorite choice of weaponry. Soon available in high quality on Beatport!

Download: Ninja

The Indikings premiere on Humanworkshop with this semi dubstep track, combining the skills of techno producer Andy Rüter with those of our very own breakmaster Leisure-B.

Download: Ersatz Neologist

Lys rocks full force in this dubstep extravaganza by setting off a massive load of synths and beats. Parental advice: listen in combination with alcohol.

Shikomizue (The album)

This ''Dubstep'' EP contains six tracks, two of which composed by non-Humanworkshoppers Gritt (also know from his HWS Dubstep Mix) and IM140, who take care of the more traditional dubstep part of the EP. The other 4 tracks are by our very own Damscra

E-Zine: Sweet videos from N.A.S.A.

Have you got the feeling there aren't very much music videos out there worth watching? Well guess what! N.A.S.A. has been outputting quality video material over the last couple of years to make up for all the crap!

Download: Gimme 5 - Issue 13

Damscray's newest mix orgy, focussing mainly on old school east coast breakbeat and rap material.

Download: Vast



Download: Vulgar Vomit (live)



Download: Stribbel Remix (live)



Download: Kick The Box (live)



Download: Godless (live)



Download: Kinderkopjes



Download: I Killed The Rappers



Download: Goddeloos



Download: Vulgar Vomit



Download: Stribbel Remix



Download: Godless Extended Remix



E-Zine: Life Without Harold

The new short film by Henning Worm featuring music by Humanworkshop artists Damscray, Tonfilm and Remus.

Download: Dubstep Mix Live @ Vishuddha

Our Australian friend & Dubstep meastro Lysdexic sent us another recording of a live set. This time performed @ Vishuddha. Highly recommended!

E-Zine: New Mixes week 27

Lovely dark cinematic music from Blackfilm, a heavy mix from Raoul Sinier and a Mash-Up by BASIC. (pic by Raoul Sinier)

E-Zine: Maartez and Thorltd in the studio

In preparation for the summer festivals and gigs, Maartez and ThorLtd teamed up with drummer Frits de Vos for some mean beat bonanza.

Download: Asa Nisi Masa (live)

Live version of The 5th Season's Asa Nisi Masa, from Remus @ LVC.

Download: Intersong (live)

Live from Remus @ LVC

Download: Sfeertje (live)



Download: Simon Q (live)

Recording of Leisure-B, Tonfilm and ThorLtd jamming live at home.

Download: Thumbs Up (live)



Download: Kill Pain (live)



Download: Didge (live)

Recording of Leisure-B, Tonfilm and ThorLtd jamming live at home.

Download: Larse (live)



Download: Leptir (live)



Download: Bass Pack (live)



Download: Simon Q (live)



Download: Didge (live)



Download: Larse (live)



Download: Super Chemical

Beautifully cinematic piece by Remus. Featured on his album The 5th Season. This track really marks the transformation of Remus' music from casual electronics to intellectual gangster grade material.

Download: Bass Pack [Tried by 12 remix]

Leisure-B's D&B remix with lyrics of East Flatbush Projets all time classic "Tried by 12". Check out the YouTube video on the recording here.

Download: Live at My House

In a joint effort to accomplish a new degree in funky experimental music, Humanworkshop artists B-Film (Leisure-B and Tonfilm) and ThorLtd teamed up. As B-Film Ltd they present a combination of their feel for electronic music, as well as indulging in

Download: Deep Sea Scrub

A never finished tune by BASIC (r.i.p.), now released to the hungry public to celebrate the Death of BASIC.

Download: Didge 0.3.2

Reloaded version of the track "Didge", known from the NODE08 / Velvet Club" live-set.

Download: Beer and Shirt

Another tune that Leisure-B created almost a decade ago, this one captures him as a headstrong, fresh producer looking for new ways of expressing his musical ideas.

Download: Deep Frost

Sweet and dreamy like a summers' afternoon with a hint of rain coming. Remus shows off big time with this all time exclusive.