And sometimes we start again
To show them why we first begin
The Atomic! EP is, for Labrinth, him starting from scratch all over again with a clean slate and coming up with a fresh new sound.
Prior to the release of this EP, Labrinth had been busy producing for other British artists such as Yasmin, Ms. Dynamite and Devlin, before eventually releasing his own major label debut album Electronic Earth some eight months prior to Atomic!.