Spinner

loading

LUKID - Lonely At The Top image
Free MP3 Included
56
Vinyl comes bundled with:
MP3 Release
Lonely At The Top
LUKID
Vinyl 2LP
£16.49
Lonely At The Top also available as...
Format_dot_download
£6.99
Format_dot_download
£7.99
Format_dot_cd
£11.99
Twitter Facebook
Bookmark and Share
Secure_payment_visa_mastercard
* Secure payment handling
Credit_card_icons

Secure_payment_pci

Lukid

Lonely At The Top

Format_dot_vinyl
Format: 2LP
Released: Oct 2012
Catalogue Number: WDNTLP001
Estimated time of shipping: 3-5 days
This item is to the best of our knowledge available to us from the supplier and should ship to you within the time-frame indicated. If there are any unforeseen issues with availability we will notify you immediately.
Tracks for: Lonely At The Top
Time
1. LUKID : 01
2. LUKID : 02
3. LUKID : 03

Boomkat product review for:

lukid - Lonely At The Top

**Includes digital download code redeemable from the label** After more than two years in stasis, Lukid boots Werk Discs back into life with an excellent new album, his finest yet. 'Lonely At The Top' is a suitably bleary-eyed awakening, feeling as if it's attempting to comprehend the rapid glut of information in the waking world, and failing to do so - opting for a massive spliff instead and allowing it all to smudge in by osmosis. Ok, so in the intervening years Lukid did usher out two singular 12"s of deconstructed House and Techno on his Glum label, both marking a distinct shift from his previous productions and which, in turn, clearly inform the deceptively freeform feel of this LP. And we say "deceptively" because there's a genuinely crafty pair of hands pulling the strings behind the abstract, distorted daubs of soundcolour and rhythmelody. But, like Actress's 'R.I.P', what separates this from becoming a mush of avant-garde texture and timbre experimentation is the instinctive and coherent sense of narration to 'Lonely At The Top', one which expands and contracts between dusted blobs of haunted swagger like 'Manchester' and the heat-sick title track through to 'Southpaw''s rugged bounce or the compelling emotion of 'USSR' via poignant vignettes like his OPN-esque 'The Life Of The Mind' or the achingly cute 'Snow Theme'. Easily Lukid's finest work to date and a strong counterpoint to the overly-emosh post-whatever albums doing the rounds at the moment. Highly Recommended.

People who bought LUKID - Lonely At The Top also bought:

LUKID - Crawlers, Liberation Technologies
LUKID - Lonely At The Top, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
LUKID - Boxing Club / Blind Spot, Glum
LUKID - Crawlers, Liberation Technologies
LUKID - This Dog Can Swim, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
LUKID - Lonely At The Top, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
LUKID - Spitting Bile EP, Glum
LUKID - Chord, Werkdiscs
LUKID - Foma, Werkdiscs
LUKID - Onandon, Werkdiscs
LUKID - The Now EP, Werkdiscs
REKORDAH / TAPES / LUKID / VARIOUS - Astro:Dynamics, Astro:Dynamics
Featured Vinyl

LUKID

Crawlers

Liberation Technologies

Format_dot_vinyl12" // £10.49

 

Lukid returns to once again mutate styles between the cracks of techno, electronica and bass music...

Featured Download

LUKID

Lonely At The Top

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

A killer set of smudged and intoxicated boogie, technoid and bass experiments from Lukid.

Featured Download

LUKID

Boxing Club / Blind Spot

Glum

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.70

 

Two totally unique grooves for the freshly minted Glum imprint - don't sleep on this!

Featured Download

LUKID

Crawlers

Liberation Technologies

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.49
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.49

 

Lukid returns to once again mutate styles between the cracks of techno, electronica and bass music...

Featured Download

LUKID

This Dog Can Swim

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.50

 

Terrific single from Lukid, new on Werk Discs / Ninja Tune

Featured CD

LUKID

Lonely At The Top

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_cdCD // £11.99

 

A killer set of smudged and intoxicated boogie, technoid and bass experiments from Lukid.

Featured Download

LUKID

Spitting Bile EP

Glum

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.95

 

Killer mutant House variants that challenge the grid and refuse to stay in one place for long...

Featured Download

LUKID

Chord

Werkdiscs

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

Lukid drops his latest for Werk a heaving set of sublime smudged and hazy soundpieces.

LUKID

Foma

Werkdiscs

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

LUKID

Onandon

Werkdiscs

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

Featured Download

LUKID

The Now EP

Werkdiscs

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95

 

Featured CD

REKORDAH / TAPES / LUKID / VARIOUS

Astro:Dynamics

Astro:Dynamics

Format_dot_cdCD // £7.99

 

Prime 16-track compilation charting the twin helixes of skweee and Beat Dimensions-style hiphop. Recommended.

MOIRE - Never Sleep (w/Actress Remix), Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
+ Free MP3
28
MOIRE - Never Sleep, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
MOIRE - BBOY 202 / False, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
+ Free MP3
28
ACTRESS - Ghettoville / Hazyville (Box Set), Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
+ Free MP3
28
ACTRESS - Ghettoville, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
+ Free MP3
28
GIGANTA - Force, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
+ Free MP3
28
MOIRE - Shelter, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
MOIRE - Shelter, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
MOIRE - BBOY 202 / False, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
ACTRESS - Ghettoville, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
GIGANTA - Force, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
ACTRESS - Ghettoville, Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune
Featured Vinyl

MOIRE

Never Sleep (w/Actress Remix)

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_vinyl12" // £5.99

 

Moiré makes a strong debut for Werkdiscs, backed with a dope Actress remix.

Featured Download

MOIRE

Never Sleep

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.50

 

Moiré makes a strong first impression on his/her Werk Discs debut, backed with a dope Actress remix.

Featured Vinyl

MOIRE

BBOY 202 / False

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_vinyl12" // £8.49

 

Moiré brings it back to Werk Discs/Ninja Tune with two displaced dancers plus a lovely ambient piece

Featured Vinyl

ACTRESS

Ghettoville / Hazyville (Box Set)

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_vinyl5LP+2CD+ART BOOK (BOX SET) // £69.99

 

Ghettoville (3LP and CD), Hazyville (2LP and CD - exclusive to boxset), and a 32 page art book.

Featured Vinyl

ACTRESS

Ghettoville

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_vinyl3LP // £20.99

 

Backyard distillation of grime, rare groove and house rendered with noxious, memory-bleaching components

Featured Vinyl

GIGANTA

Force

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_vinyl12" // £8.49

 

Giganta debuts on Werk Discs with five coolly lucid, colourful garage-house deviations.

Featured CD

MOIRE

Shelter

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_cdCD // £10.49

 

Moiré, patterns a unique fusion of leftfield House and Techno with debut album, 'Shelter'.

Featured Download

MOIRE

Shelter

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

Moiré, patterns a unique fusion of leftfield House and Techno with debut album, 'Shelter'.

Featured Download

MOIRE

BBOY 202 / False

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.50

 

Moiré brings it back to Werk Discs/Ninja Tune with two displaced dancers plus a lovely ambient piece

Featured CD

ACTRESS

Ghettoville

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_cdCD // £9.99

 

Backyard distillation of grime, rare groove and house rendered with noxious, memory-bleaching components

Featured Download

GIGANTA

Force

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.50
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.95

 

Giganta debuts on Werk Discs with five coolly lucid, colourful garage-house deviations.

Featured Download

ACTRESS

Ghettoville

Werkdiscs / Ninja Tune

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

Backyard distillation of grime, rare groove and house rendered with noxious, memory-bleaching components

DOBIE - ...But Fear Itself, Big Dada
FULGEANCE - Step-Thru (Album), RX:TX
SPACEGHOSTPURRP - Mysterious Phonk: The Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurrp (Instrumental Version), 4AD
SPACEGHOSTPURRP - Mysterious Phonk: The Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurpp, 4AD
REKORDAH / MESAK / SLUGABED - Tropical Heat Volume 1, MYOR Music
D-STYLES - Phantazmagorea, Red Rocket Entertainment
KARMELLOZ - KarmellOz, Sewage Tapes
NOSAJ THING - Home (Album), INNOVATIVE LEISURE
ROOTS MANUVA - Banana Skank, Big Dada
HERRMUTT LOBBY - Haters Gonna Hate, EAT CONCRETE
PREFUSE 73 / JAYTRAM / EPSTEIN - Prefuse 73 / Jaytram / Epstein, Asthmatic Kitty
FAY - DIN, Time No Place
Featured Download

DOBIE

...But Fear Itself

Big Dada

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £4.50

 

**2nd part of Dobie's refreshing beat escapades on Big Dada'**

Featured Download

FULGEANCE

Step-Thru (Album)

RX:TX

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

*Upfront Exclusive* Brand new 12-track album by Fulgeance, featuring a remix by Kelpe.

Featured Download

SPACEGHOSTPURRP

Mysterious Phonk: The Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurrp (Instrumental Version)

4AD

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £8.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

Killer atmospheric beats from beginning to end, and way more than just an oddity – you know what to do.

Featured Download

SPACEGHOSTPURRP

Mysterious Phonk: The Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurpp

4AD

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £8.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

Fans of Burial, Main Attrakionz, A$AP Rocky and even El-P would do well to check this without delay...

Featured Download

REKORDAH / MESAK / SLUGABED

Tropical Heat Volume 1

MYOR Music

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £4.95

 

Rekordah, Slugabed, Mesak and chums head up 'Tropical Heat Volume.1'...

D-STYLES

Phantazmagorea

Red Rocket Entertainment

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

Featured Download

KARMELLOZ

KarmellOz

Sewage Tapes

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £4.50

 

Karmelloz impresses with this eponymous debut album of gauzy, near-future beat projections

Featured Download

NOSAJ THING

Home (Album)

INNOVATIVE LEISURE

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

Nosaj Thing presents his highly anticipated sophomore album.

Featured Download

ROOTS MANUVA

Banana Skank

Big Dada

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.50

 

Rodney Smith triggers his first new material in 12 months with the 'Banana Skank EP'.

Featured Download

HERRMUTT LOBBY

Haters Gonna Hate

EAT CONCRETE

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.50

 

Brussels-based beat builders Herrmutt Lobby get down with dutty, neck-snap electronics for Eat Concrete.

PREFUSE 73 / JAYTRAM / EPSTEIN

Prefuse 73 / Jaytram / Epstein

Asthmatic Kitty

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

Featured Download

FAY

DIN

Time No Place

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £4.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £5.99

 

Wow, KILLER debut, like Timbaland working with Julia Holter and Co La. TIPPED!!!