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Spragga Benz ft. Hype & Fever – Spread Out

This is the first proper taste of the new Spragga Benz album which leans heavily into the UK underground scene and includes guest appearances from the likes of Sean Paul, General Levy, Akala, Harry Shotta amongst many others. He will … Continue reading

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THE FAT BASTARD GANG BAND – BALKAN KLUB

It’s been a while since I’ve heard anything fresh from these guys so this was a welcome treat today. They’ve been on both the Town Centre stage and the old Jolly Dodger stage at Boomtown in the past and are … Continue reading

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Duplessy & the Violins of the World with The Brownley Family – Ma Goola

Wow, this is such a stunning song from Mathias Duplessy & the Violins of the World it totally stopped me in my tracks. It was recorded whilst they were on tour in Australia and features The Brownley Family, who I’m … Continue reading

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Skarra Mucci feat. King Kong – Old Time Guerilla

Skarra Mucci has proven himself as one of the most consistent Dancehall artists of recent years, with a whole slew of great tunes in his wake. The list of collaborators on his latest album ‘Skarra Mucci & The One Love … Continue reading

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Unit 137 – Vol. 1

When it comes to UK music collectives, I feel that not enough people shout about Unit 137. For me, they are at the very forefront of Reggae music and sound system culture here. Not only are they a fully fledged … Continue reading

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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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