Monthly archive August, 2011
FOOTSIE INTERVIEW

FOOTSIE INTERVIEW

In anticipation of Footsie’s awesome release ‘Do You Get Me Boss?’ on September 5th, we caught up with the grime general himself to ask a few quetions.. Footsie – Do You Get Me Boss CLIP- OUT 5TH SEPT by BraindeadEntUK Who are you? Its Footsie again! Haha! I’m one of the big dogs in this....

DCR MUSIC (WARP)

An album of Congolese music entitled Kinshasa One Two by DRC Music, a collective gathered by Damon Albarn, is released digitally by Warp Records on 3rd October 2011 with a CD/vinyl release to follow on 7th November, to benefit Oxfam. Kinshasa One Two was made during 5 days of sessions in Kinshasa this summer when...

OLD APPARATUS – HAMMERHEAD FEAT. MOWGLI

When I first heard this, picked up from one of Sam’s tweets last month I had to play it back about 10 times. Textured, melancholy, beats, ridden perfectly by Mowgli’s bars. Fittingly chosen by KMAG as there No.1 tune for August. This is out now on Mala’s Deep Medi imprint. You can buy it from...

DAPPY – TARZAN FREESTYLE

Say what you want about the kid, but you can’t argue with the stacks he’s counting. Goes in hard on this freestyle.

NEW TALENT: BOOMBAPTIST

Well this was a nice surprise, new to me, but maybe not new to some of you guys is beat maker, Boombaptist. The dude is about to embark on a tour of the US West Coast. From the video it looks like the shows are a lot of fun. He definitely has his own style...

JAMIE XX – ESSENTIAL MIX

Jamie xx Essential Mix by Young Turks Tracklist: 01. Orbital — Belfast 02. Phanes — Lucky Woman 03. Ifan Dafydd — No Good 04. Harvey Mandel — Christo Redentor 05. Koreless — Lost in Tokyo 06. Floating Points — Sais 07. Wiley — Colder (Instrumental) 08. Fantastic Mr. Fox — Untitled 09. Pärson Sound —...

GET SOME ROOTS — SKREAM – HITCH

A little played (little known?) Skream number from a few years back, still a favourite of mine and perfect for a grey afternoon in London.

ERICK SERMON FT RICK ROSS – AIN’T ME

VibES!

MANGA FEAT SCRATCHY & J2K – NO MC

Always good to see Scratchy, and generally Roll Deep, doing their thing..