It’s hard to imagine top radio without some electronic bass these days. But it didn’t use to be so easy. Alex Clare would know; before his Diplo and Switch-produced hit “Too Close” became a Top 40 fixture in the UK and US, Clare was familiar with the struggle of getting DJs to listen to his beats. It’s always interesting hearing an up and coming artist’s reflection on his early years making music, as it is much a reflection of how culture has changed as the artist has evolved. Watch above in our latest episode of Off The Record with Skype. And for more Skype Six, head over here.