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Stonebwoy – Tuff Seed

Brand new single from one of Ghana’s top artists. This is the kind of uplifting Dancehall and Afrobeats fusion that makes me super excited ror his show at Boomtown this year. He’ll be performing as part of the Tropical Tea … Continue reading

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TOWN CENTRE – BOOMTOWN CH11 (2019)

Most years I tend to cover the District releases at Boomtown and pick out my personal choices for each. For those who don’t know, Boomtown is a big festival here in the UK (worth watching the ‘After Movie’ from last … Continue reading

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Lt. Stitchie – Like An Arrow

Much as I loved the heavyweights of late 80s Dancehall such as Shabba Ranks and Ninjaman , my favourite Jamaican artists back then (not including Daddy Freddy as we’ll claim him as a Brit for these purposes) were Papa San … Continue reading

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Veeblefetzer – Katabum

There’s a number of Italian bands who regularly perform at Boomtown and of which I’m very fond. Veeblefetzer (formerly Veeblefetzer & The Manigolds) are most definitely one of them. As with front man Andrea Cota’s other bands – Kaligola Disco … Continue reading

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BOOMTOWN CHAPTER 10 – OFFICIAL AFTER VIDEO

Some regular readers of the blog may have noticed that I’ve still come nowhere near to summarising this year’s Boomtown. For those who don’t know, that’s the festival I spend all year working on the music for, programming 12 of … Continue reading

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Scott Xylo feat. Afronaut Zu, Catherine Sera, Marcus Joseph – Ariya

Anyone looking closely at the Whistler’s Green line up for Boomtown this year would have got the scoop on the fact that Black Acre had signed Scott Xylo, as he’s DJing on their Thursday night Windmill stage takeover. Even if … Continue reading

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Groundation – Fossil Fuels

I’ve been trying to book Groundation for years so I was very happy when we finally got them to agree to a show at Boomtown this year. I wasn’t even aware that there was a new album on the way, … Continue reading

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