Totally immersed in hiphop culture, Brighton-based Req is easily the most experimental and progressive artist on Norman Cook's Skint label. After two awesome albums on Skint, Req was invited to contribute to the split series and provided two great tracks which were released in 1999. A highly talented graffiti artist, Req's shifting, low-key music is characterised by its hazy, lo-fi world of slug...
Fact magazine's 100 greatest IDM tracks
Two tracks from the FatCat Spit Series have made it into Fact Magazine's list of 100 greatest IDM tracks.
'Viral' by Gescom from the Split Series #2 is at number 24 and 'Pigeon Man' by Team Doyobi from Split Series #7 is at number 59.