SF-based Twitch Recordings was launched in 1991 as a remix service/record label by Sacramento transplant Jim Hopkins. Twitch was one of the first underground record labels in San Francisco. Hopkins was also instrumental in the start up of
Twitch is probably most well-known for its underground stomper, "Loose Caboose" which was a collaborative project between
The most recent Twitch release, "Breakin' It Down," is the first release after a 3-year hiatus. Hopkins is back with his funky breaks sound. He offers up a hard house mix with rolling basslines, funky guitar and some slick dj tricks. Side B is the breakbeat mix in traditional Twitch style with massive sub bass, dark female vocals, scratchin' and big beat overtones.