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BOOMTOWN LINE UP 2018 – WHISTLER’S GREEN PT 1

It was a tricky prospect bringing Jazz to Boomtown but last year felt like exactly the right time and we were proved right! This year The Windmill is very much sticking with a Jazz heavy line up with some of … Continue reading

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BOOMTOWN HEADLINER RELEASE 2018 (CHAPTER 10)

I’ve been busy putting the Boomtown line up together! For those who missed the first announcement, here it is… Plus here’s a little playlist I put together for it, which pretty much follows the poster left to right. More to … Continue reading

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Baloji – Soleil De Volt

A beautiful blend of Hip-hop and Afrobeat, French House and Post Punk, this latest from Belgian based artist Baloji is super catchy considering I have no handle of the language whatsoever. It’s taken from his forthcoming album ‘137 Avenue Kaniama’ … Continue reading

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Baja Frequencia feat. Skarra Mucci – Badman a Badman

Saw these guys supporting Chinese Man (they’re signed to their record label) in Bristol last night and they rocked it. I have to give a nod of respect to the 02 Academy for finally updating their in house PA to … Continue reading

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Jus Now x Dismantle x Busy Signal – Fire (Spotie) – Video

There are a number of producers involved in evolving the sounds of Soca right now. Bad Royale, Ultimate Rejects and Stadic are a few favourites, but for me Jus Now are really leading the charge and where the others tend … Continue reading

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The Power Generation EP! / Prove It

Although from over here in the UK it’s hard to see a decline in Power Soca (an extra high energy strain of Soca which averages around 160 bpm), the fact that there have been two recent releases having to clarify … Continue reading

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Nomadic Massive – Rap N’ Roll

A fresh video for a phat tune taken from the multi-lingual Montreal collective’s 2016 album The Big Band Theory.

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