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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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Youthstar feat. Big Red – Vocabularious

After some huge releases from Taiwan MC, Chinese Man Records represent another of their favourite MCs with this new Youthstar track that also features some tongue tripping tight rhymes from the legendary Big Red of Raggasonic.

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SINSEMILIA – LA MAUVAISE REPUTATION (LIVE)

We played a Big Swing Sound set directly after these guys a couple of years back, talk about a tough act to follow! This is from their ‘Reggae Addicts Live’ DVD which is out now.

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Chinese Man feat. Kendra Morris & Dillon Cooper – Liar

Chinese Man continue to go from strength to strength and the forthcoming album will definitely not disappoint fans from the little I’ve heard so far. This delightfully twisted new single gives a nod to New York with guest vocals from … Continue reading

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Ibrahim Maalouf – Run The World (Girls)

Unfortunately my Elizabeth Smith ‘Learn French in a Day‘ course arrived whilst I was in Paris at the weekend, so I haven’t yet learned enough to know what the hell is going on this video. But let’s not dwell on … Continue reading

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Fat Bast@rd Gang Band – All Bast@rds

Always loved these guys since I first met them at BoomTown 2011. They’re a skanking, French, Gypsy influenced group with tons of energy and ridiculous amounts of swagger. The last time I blogged about them, was their Lyon Zoo track … Continue reading

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Abd Al Malik – Allogène (j’suis un stremon)

When I saw a post from Laurent Garnier saying that he’d produced the new album from French rapper Abd Al Malik, I had to check it out! Sadly it looks as if I can’t get my hands on the whole … Continue reading

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Phases Cachées – 2 Temps 3 Mouvements

I’m still going through all of the acts I discovered at Printemps De Bourges this year. I’ve gone through the rest of the programme, the CDs, the magazines I picked up, the phone notes and the photographs of every concert … Continue reading

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Printemps De Bourges 2015 – Part 3

So finally to Day Three of Printemps De Bourges (Check back for Day One and Day Two. This was always going to be the most exciting for me, as not only were there firm favourites such as Groundation, Clinton Fearon … Continue reading

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Printemps de Bourges 2015 – Part 2

Okay so here’s Day Two of my Printemps de Bourges trip last weekend (Day One is here if you missed it). Who knows, we might even make it to a Day Three write up, which was definitely my favourite day. … Continue reading

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