Leading media communications agency working at the forefront of electronic music across the world.

From BBC Radio 1 to 6Music, BT Sport to Channel 4, Mixmag and FACT, through to the Guardian, Metro, The Sun and all in between – Backdrop covers it all, focusing a global audience on some of the best players in the game through tailored PR programming via radio, online, print, television and DJ culture.

Clients include Friction, Valve Sound System, Shogun Audio, Kasra, Critical Music, All Roads Music, K-aze, Dillinja, Rockwell, Breakbeat Kaos, Ministry Of Sound, Alix Perez, Good Looking, LTJ Bukem, N-Type, Enei, Wheel & Deal, Brookes Brothers, Spectrasoul, Icicle, Soap Dodgers, Lutetia Dubz, Urban Art Forms, Concord Dawn, Klute and many more.


Rockwell debuts new music on Billboard

Rockwell takes time out to sit down with Billboard to discuss his musical roots and premiere new music from his forthcoming ‘Chorus Of Disapproval EP’, due 28th October on Shogun Audio. …More

Fourward’s debut album ‘Expansion’ will hit the shelves 21st October on Shogun Audio

Austrian drum & bass production powerhouse Fourward get ready to release their debut LP ‘Expansion’ on Shogun Audio this autumn. …More

Long time coming…Misanthrop confirms debut solo LP on its way through Neosignal

Famous for producing some of the most fearsome drum & bass over the past 10 or more years, Germany’s Misanthrop is about to step out to deliver his very first solo LP.

Technimatic announce brand new album ‘Better Perspective’ + free track download

Described by Mixmag as ‘the best drum & bass album in years’ and earning a place in their top 10 LP’s of 2014, Technimatic’s debut ‘Desire Paths’ was a triumph in musically rich, fresh and eclectic drum & bass that saw them receiving support from the likes of BBC Radio 1, 6 Music, 1Xtra, Thump (Vice), DJ Mag, Resident Advisor and many more.  …More

Friday salutes to all the @Pola_Bryson radio wardens @friction @DJDannyHoward @JulieAdenuga @CharlieTeeDJ @eddyTM @TODDLAT @Tom_Rockwell 🎺🎺🎺

3 days ago

This one's a keeper - new Pola & Bryson up on NEST HQ right now 👀 https://t.co/9ghMFqTTx0

4 days ago

It's vibe o'clock on Red Bull Music right now - new Ivy Lab x Critical Music 🎉 https://t.co/3rlfpCSIBp

5 days ago

The Upbeats have new music coming up on Vision Recordings - big up Dancing Astronaut for this one 😎 https://t.co/SnoikcQjLC

5 days ago

15 years, 15 pivotal tunes...an excellent read 👀 https://t.co/2OBbHDp8X6

2 weeks ago