Yes yo, two solid albums back on the racks today, Cyrus Malachi's latest album Black Athena with production from the likes of Ray Vendetta, Hey Zeus and 7th Dan, plus guests Iron Braydz, Tesla's Ghost, Skriblah, M9 and many more heavyweight lyricists. Plus some very limited stock of the excellent Triple Darkness album Anathema from 2007, we're the only store with these now, such a dope release.
All new Twizzy video for the double timer Here To Speak, produced by Farma G and lifted off the FarmFoodz album coming into store soon yo.
New Burgundy Blood video for Jewmaicans, lifted off the Suede Comet album, double gatefold vinyl coming with the swiftness to Suspect Packages, hol' tight, album's baaaad.
Recorded live last Friday, a warm up selection of 7" Dancehall @ The Reading Rooms, Dundee. Enjoy!
You may have heard me play some tracks from The Organised Rhyme Family on the radio show recently, including this track below that's just got a video, it's lifted off their free Renaissance album, please go check it, real nice.
For any heads up in Dundee i'll be playing at The Reading Rooms tonight, alongside J*Star, Soom T & Miss DLove. And then down to Southampton on Saturday night for the Headsessions Sound System session, alongside Dubl-U, Hack-It Dubs & MC Rasdan. Vibes jus' reach!
Here's a video for a live version of the new Mystro track Come We Go, produced by Harry Love and featuring on the soon come Mystrogen Deluxe release on Don't Biznizz. The live version you hear in the video below is by Latin Jazz band Son Veneno performed and recorded during their 2008 UK tour with Mystro, and subsequently became the final version for the video.
Some Eat Good Records CDs back in stock today, the recent collabo from Sonnyjim with Leaf Dog on beats, the real smoothness of How To Tame Lions, and the super illin' Sonnyjim & Kosyne It's About Time album. Two fully recommended releases from the Birmingham based label & leader.
Some new Mouse Outfit for ya, produced by Pitch and featuring stateside emcee Mattic. 'Tis niiiice.
After a hefty rumage around in here today looking for some other stock, we've just unearthed some copies of my Mind The Gap Vol.2 tape from 1999. A who's who of the underground UK Hip Hop scene back then, the likes of Cappo, Hoodz Underground, Evil Ed, Dark Circle and more all have tracks on this, before they had officially released anything else. There's only a few here and all in mint condition with original artwork, no soundbites i'm afraid as my tape player be bruk right now. A nice slice of history right here though.
More Burgundy Blood, Image Of A Don featuring Kool Keith, album coming into stock soon yo.
Yes yo, Brighton's Cold Rock Stuff label brings a hefty slab of wax to the table right about now. Vinyl Veteran crew member and all round badman producer and DJ Mac McRaw brings the funk, whilst Soundsci emcees Audessey & Oxygen let rip. The result is the B-Boy Bionics 12", coming correct with remix action and bonus track, plus some ill Mr Krum artwork too. Bang!
Here's a sick new animated video for Everybody, lifted off The Bluntskins album Cali Ku$h. Join them as they head out to the Dam to rock a show and take in the sights.
Bristol's Twizzy prepares for his album FarmFoodz landing real soon with this lead single Take Notice. The album is entirely produced by Farma G and will be released on De Facto Entertainment. Also featuring M.A.B., Jinxsta JX, Genesis Elijah, Farma G and Verb T. Watch this space.
Another pre-order up for the taking, Blah Records with a vinyl edition of the new Lee Scott album CactusOwlMoonGoat, with beats provided by Dirty Dike & Molotov, Morriachi, Illinformed, Sumgii, Reklews and Lee himself. No definate release date as at as it's currently with the pressing plant, however as soon as we hear we'll update the release, yuh hear? Check the steez below yo.
Brand newness coming from Real Life Drama Records and the one like Smellington Piff right here, a CD pre-order for his debut album Notice Of Eviction. It's fully produced by Leaf Dog and features the likes of Son Doobie (Funkdoobiest), Rag N Bone Man, Leaf Dog, BVA, Verb T, Fliptrix, Lee Scott, Bill Shakes, Jack Jetson, Eric The Red and Cracker Jon. Having had it pumpin' out very loud in the SP Bunker here this afternoon i can safely say it fu#%ing bangs, big time, don't sleep 'pon this, released 8th of December.
Here's DUB CHRONICLES #50, a special two hour tribute to the late Sir John Holt, recorded live on Kane FM last night. I hope you enjoy the music of a true legend.
> John Holt – Ghetto Queen (Volcano 7")
> Roots Radics Band – Ghetto Queen Dub (Volcano 7")
> John Holt – Girl From Ipanema (Trojan Records LP)
> John Holt – Mr Bojangles (Trojan Records 7”)
> John Holt – Love Divine (Studio One LP)
> John Holt – Tibal War (Well Charge 7”)
> John Holt – Tribal War Dub (Well Charge 7”)
> The Paragons – Wear You To The Ball (Treasure Isle LP)
> John Holt – For The Love Of You (Impact 7”)
> John Holt – Not So Close (Trojan Records LP)
> John Holt – Too Much Love (Trojan Records LP)
> John Holt – My Heart Is Gone (Studio One 7”)
> Sound Dimensions – My Heart In Rhythm (Studio One 7”)
> The Paragons – The Tide Is High (Treasure Isle LP)
> The Paragons – Change Your Style (Studio One 7”)
> The Paragons – Only A Smile (Treasure Isle LP)
> Hugh Roy – Flashing My Whip (Treasure Isle 7”)
> The Paragons – Happy Go Lucky Girl (Treasure Isle LP)
> The Paragons – Have You Ever Been In Love (Studio One 7”)
> John Holt – Strange Things (Sunshot 7”)
> Phil Pratt All Stars – Strange Things Version (Sunshot 7”)
> John Holt – You’ll Never Find (Trojan Records 7”)
> Jah Stitch – Natty Dread Thing (VP Records 7”)
> John Holt – After All (Trojan Records LP)
> John Holt – Killing Me Softly (Trojan Records LP)
> John Holt – The First Time (Fleet 7”)
> John Holt – Winter World Of Love (Justice 7”)
> The Aggrovators – Winter World Of Love Version (Justice 7”)
> John Holt with Tommy McCook & The Supersonics – Ali Baba + Dub (Duke Reid 7”)
> Dennis Brown & John Holt – Left With A Broken Heart (Striker Lee 7”)
> John Holt – Why Can’t I Touch You (Studio One LP)
> John Holt – Love You To Want Me (Impact 7”)
> John Holt – Up Park Camp (Channel One 7”)
> John Holt – Up Park Camp Dub (Channel One 7”)
> John Holt – Love & Understanding (Channel One 10”)
> John Holt – Satisfaction (VP Records LP)
> John Holt – Jam In The Street (Jackpot 7”)
> John Holt & Dennis Brown – Wild Fire (Yvonne’s Special 12”)
> John Holt – Police In Helicopter (Greensleeves 7”)
> John Holt – Youth Pon The Corner (Jah Guidance 7”)
> Da Grynch – Police In Dub (Necessary Mayhem 7”)
Muj Beats deliver us a another killer package, a very small amount of the dope Co-Op Beat Tape, housing a fresh selection of breaks, beats and ill skits from producers Nappa, Milk Crate Kid, Justice, Metro, DJ One-2wo, Irn-Bru Beats and HBSMA, all contained on a 90 minute tape, and packaged with a free fanzine and sticker. Get to know yo, it sounds heavy and whole package is real nice.
Suede Comet album coming soon.
Here's another date for the diary, a new Reggae night for Winchester, Sunday Night Jamdown Style, kicking off on Sunday 30th of November @ Vodka Bar & Nightclub. Expect a vinyl only rotation from myself Disorda, and special guest B1, with some of the heaviest Reggae, Dancehall, Steppas, Roots, Dub and more... niceness.
The Journeymen come correct with their third album right here, The Four Corners represents fully and AE Productions deliver a wicked package too. Full colour sleeve and black wax holding down the proceedings, Rola, Truck, Gee Swift, Coherent & Mr Fantastic be gettin' busy. Make sure you check it out, sounding super dope in here through the big system, believe!
Large up anyone that made the B Line Jam in Bournemouth yesterday! Next stops for me will be dropping some heavyweight reggae selections in Dundee at the Reading Rooms on Fri 21st. Back down to Southampton on Sat 22nd alongside my Headsession Sound System crew. And then over to Bournemouth again on Fri 28th to play on the mighty Countryman Sound System. A few more dates in the pipeline too, watch this space. Good times ahead.
Big line up in Bournemouth today from 2pm at the B-Line Showcase Jam 2, catch me there dropping some UK Hip Hop history on the turntables, taking back to the foundation.
Incoming, Burgundy Blood, an emcee outta Manchester with a lot of history in the game. A double vinyl album is landing real soon entitled Suede Comet, also featuring Kool Keith, Sadat X, Meyhem Lauren, King Cesar, Konny Kon and Chalk. Beats come from fellow Mancunians Kill Money, a production team made up of Prince Rich Weedon and Roman Moses. There's a video dropping each week until the release, get to know yo, shit's ill!
Yes yo, a big 12" release from Danny Spice now in store via Crate Escape Records, featuring Sadat X, Cappo, Emskee, Finsta, Oxygen, Audessey, QNC & cuts from Mr Thing. Fully loaded with a heavy arsenal of beats for the emcees to get lively on, plus a couple of ill instumental breakdowns in between, and two of the vocal tracks as instrumentals too. A 300 pressing coming correct on every level, check it, Live At The Throwdown.
Manchester dons Dub Phizix & Strategy deliver us something a little special right here, not our usual Hip Hop steez but with Strats background in the Broke N English and Microdisiacs crews alongside Konny Kon and DRS, and Dub Phizix for just being a badman on the riddims, we thought we'd cop some of this massive Buffalo Charge 12" 'cause it's nuts, and we like it.
Bristol natives and all round stalwarts of the UK's Hip Hop scene, producer Sir Beans O.B.E. and MC Kelz join forces to bring the Rhyme Stopper EP to ya. A limited 12" run of four track niceness, expertly crafted onto heavyweight wax and sounding criss. Kelz has been around since the late 80's recording with the likes of Smith & Mighty, 3PM and more, whilst Beans has also been there and done it, alongside Parlour Talk, Undivided Attention and again, many more. Both are throughbred b-boys who grew up with Hip Hop when it reached these shores, so you know you're in good hands. Don't sleep on this, only 200 pressed.
Another two hour installment of the SUSPECT PACKAGES RADIO SHOW, get down with the get down...
> Dirty Dike – Suspect Packages Radio Show Intro
> Ill Move Sporadic ft. Tenchoo – Tip Toe Calypso
> Sir Beans O.B.E. ft. MC Kelz – True School Brother
> Jam Baxter – Leash
> Strange U & Jehst – Dolph Lundgren
> Strange U & Jehst – Dolph Lundgren Instrumental
> Depths Beneaf – Marxist Communist
> Roots Manuva – Dub Styles
> DJ MK ft.Blak Twang, Skeme & Roots Manuva – Freestyle
> Smellington Piff – Site
> Children Of Zeus – Rock You Internally
> Danny Spice ft. Emskee, Sadat X, Finsta & Cappo – Art Of War
> Muj Beats – Co-Op Beat Tape interlude
> DJ MK ft. Farma G – Freestyle
> Blak Twang – Fearless
> Fliptrix – Highway Traveller
> Verb T – The Tunnel
> The Organised Rhyme Family – Biographic Flow
> Upfront ft. Res – Space Cadets
> K9 ft. Phoenix Da Icefire – Break The Chains
> Dookie Squad – War Path
> Sublime Wizardry – Keep Livin’
> Suspekt – Wreckin The Set
> Muj Beats – Co-Op Beat Tape interlude
> Scor-Zay-Zee – Romans Revenge
> Inja – Speaker Attack
> Stakka Lyrics ft. Xidus Pain – Enchilada
> Blak Twang – Growing Up
> DJ MK ft. Supa T & Lewis Parker - Freestyle
> DJ MK ft. Blak Twang, Roots Manuva, Rodney P & Skeme - Freestyle
> Muj Beats – Co-Op Beat Tape interlude
> Sir Beans O.B.E. ft. MC Kelz – Dat
> Inja – Smoked Out
Yup, back in stock is Mr Wrong, also known as cult blah leader Lee Scott, and the 2012 release Peppered Moth Soup alongside the likes of UG outta the Cella Dwellas, Bill Shakes, King Grubb & Sly Moon. Plus a bunch of ill remix action from Reklews, Pete Cannon and more. It's been a minute since we've had this so ultra dope to have it back again.