Sunday, 17 June 2012

Happy Fathers day!

I had never really though about or questioned where my love of bass came from. I just excepted it as a fact that may have been influenced in part by the music played by my older siblings and some of the sound systems that I was exposed to as a child via carnival and the parties held by the West Indian community in Luton. But then last Christmas I had a funny conversation with my Dad.

Thursday, 3 May 2012

Urban Nerds - My two week audition

You may or may not be aware that I had a two week trial as a blogger for Urban Nerds. If you're not aware of them then I can only assume you're not from the UK. For those not in the know, you can read more about them here but for the most part, they just know how do throw a damn good rave!

Wednesday, 2 May 2012

86 Baby - Word of Mouth

Admittedly, I hadn't heard of 86 Baby until a couple of weeks ago when I was introduced to his music via Ill Blu's XLR8R mix (well worth a listen by the way).

Tuesday, 1 May 2012

Boddika & Joy O - Dun Dun/ Prone

If you know about these guys, you'll know why I get so excited every time there is even a hint of a new track coming our way. The fact that the track plays were well into the thousands after only 3 hours of Boddika posting them on Soundcloud says a lot. For those in the know, I suggest you skip straight to the Soundcloud embeds, the rest of you need to keep reading...

Wednesday, 7 March 2012

Tuesday, 21 February 2012

Jessie Ware - Running/ Disclosure remix

So this track has been doing the rounds on all all the music blogs for a few days now so I thought I'd throw my 2 cents in too...

I first became aware of Jessie Ware (ha!) about a year ago when she collaborated with Sampha on heartfelt track Valentine which was released, funnily enough, just in time for valentines day 2011 on heart shaped vinyl. Awww....

Monday, 20 February 2012

Randomer - Scruff Box / Get Yourself Together

Out this week on vinyl and various digital formats on Hemlock is the latest release from the London DJ/ producer Randomer.