Monthly Archives: December 2014

Sting 2014

I rarely get sucked into nostalgic trips but recently I’ve been revisiting some favourite moments from one of Reggae’s longest running events, Sting. The annual battle has thrown up some classic moments such as Bounty Killer Vs Beenie Man and … Continue reading

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Kultur Shock – Soldier Of Misfortune

Good to see the original Gypsy Punks still going strong. To be honest I haven’t been feeling their recent output as much but that’s partly due to the lack of Balkan influence in much of it. This track brings it … Continue reading

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Hotknives Is Good For You

Last night I ventured out into Lancaster with Mike Freear from Slamboree, as we’re both up here for Christmas visiting parents. Highlight of the evening was this guy who played a great one man mix of darkly humorous poetry and … Continue reading

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Will Varley – The Concept Of Freedom

Been a fan of Will Varley for a while. Was gutted to miss him supporting Beans On Toast a couple of weeks back, jetlag hit me about 20 minutes before and I woke up having missed both of them! Speaking … Continue reading

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Pete Cannon & Dr Syntax – Middle Class Problems

Following on from what I said yesterday. Posted this tune earlier in the year but the video just dropped today. Hip-hop dealing with real problems… albeit Middle Class problems such as “I’ve lost my Neal’s Yard lip balm, it cost … Continue reading

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Psymun feat. Kerry Roy – Talk 2 Me

I think I’m rather a fan of dropping videos a few months after the initial track. Music can move so swiftly these days that you often need an excuse to look back and remember just how good a track was…. … Continue reading

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Odds On Favourites

Wasn’t going to do a ‘Best Of’ this year, but actually it’s been good to go back over what 2014 gave us and pick out some of my favourites. Plus it means if I have a lazy Sunday back at … Continue reading

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