Monthly Archives: April 2017

Anthony B – King In My Castle

Following on from the previous post, here’s a new tune from another artist who has managed to blow me away with their Lion’s Den performance at Boomtown. It was easily one of the best Reggae performances I’ve witnessed and it’s … Continue reading

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Kabaka Pyramid – Revolution Of The Mind

There were a few glaring omissions on my Struggle & Sunshine mix that represented recent Roots Reggae favourites (from both young and more established artists). This was for various reasons and certainly I tried to get many more on there, … Continue reading

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Alestorm – Alestorm

I’m not sure I’ve ever posted any Metal up on here, so let’s remedy that right now with the new single from Pirate Metal band Alestorm. They’ve been on my radar for a while (being called Kaptin, I have an … Continue reading

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BIG LOVE 2017

This photo was taken a year ago next week, during the final set of Big Love at Baskerville Hall. It was Matt The Hat and I behind the decks and it went from being less than 10 people in the … Continue reading

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BOOMTOWN 2017 – BARRIO LOCO – VAMOS

Although I definitely want to spend some time discussing some of the younger MCs on Poco Loco, I think because Vamos and the kind of House and Techno you’ll find inside are relatively new to the festival, it’s worth just … Continue reading

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Morgan Heritage ft Kabaka Pyramid & Dre Island – We Are

Absolute monster track from Morgan Heritage with 2 of Jamaica’s leading artists from the recent Reggae revival. Both glaring omissions from my latest mix, but that was because both had been a little quiet recently. Good to see such a … Continue reading

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Gemmy – Bamboozled

I recently played just after Buggsy here in Bristol and had just enough time to ask his DJ – Gemmy, if there was any of his own material forthcoming. As there’s been nothing since 2013, I was pleased to hear … Continue reading

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Murlo – Tired Of You

There’s a new Murlo EP due on Mixpak in May and this is the first single. I’m always a sucker for great animation and the track, which is largely Grime and Techno influenced, carries some great energy also.

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Lady Wray – Underneath My Feet

Lovely bluesy Soul vibes from Lady Wray, who I’ve only just found out is late 90s RNB singer Nicole Wray, briefly signed to Missy Elliot’s Goldmind label. I used to love her single ‘Make It Hot’, but have to admit … Continue reading

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The Comet Is Coming – Start Running

Quite the journey this track, it’s worth giving it the time to digest properly. If you have a big screen to get lost in the video too, all the better. This track is taken from the Death To The Planet … Continue reading

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