Black Sun Empire Recordings is a Dutch drum and Bass record label run by production trio Micha Heyboer, Milan Heyboer & Rene Verdult aka Black Sun Empire. This record label mainly releases material from the owners, however the label has released material for various artists such as: Ill.Skillz, SKC, Kemal, Eye-D and many others. The sub-label oBSEssions mainly releases work by other artists.
Black Sun Empire represent the finest in dark and tech fueled dance-floor drum & bass. Since bursting onto the scene back in 2000, they’ve continued to develop their own unique style and sound, releasing numerous singles as well as five full-length LPs and establishing themselves as leaders in the field.
With their impressive DJ skills and inspirational productions, Black Sun Empire have reached far beyond their native Holland. They’ve toured the world over, with highlights including Glastonbury and numerous other festival appearances, and continue to build on their growing reputation as some of the most exciting and consistent performers around.
Their fifth LP 'From The Shadows' was released in September 2012 and was a 100% Drum and Bass album. This was the follow up to the hugely successful 2010 'Lights And Wires' LP that demonstrated their versatility across tempos whilst still staying true to their own sound. 2013 sees the release of 'Variations On Black', an entire album of remixes from some of the most exciting names in tech Drum and Bass.
The label releases mainly drum and bass music, more specifically the neurofunk subgenre.
Sublabels: Blackout Music NL, Obsessions, Shadows Of The Empire.