Check it, the first joint lifted off Dabbla's forthcoming Year Of The Monkey album for High Focus, the Ghosttown produced Stupid. We'll have a pre-order set up for this soon, features include Dubbledge, Jam Baxter, Ocean Wisdom, Graziella, Cobes & Dirty Dike.
Fresh out the box from First Word Records comes producer Jon Phonics and his new album Letters To Home. A subtle blend of cinematic soundscapes, 80's synths and boom bap beats, all nurtured to great effect and sounding super tight amidst a small selection of guests such as Lee Scott, Dirty Dike & M9. It also comes with a full download code to rotate the sounds outside of your turntable enjoyment, maybe on your walkman or clock radio, great stuff.
High Focus Records deliver the stellar set of instrumentals produced by Leaf Dog for The Four Owls' first album. The all new Nature's Greatest Instrumentals comes as a double vinyl with free download code, we've also stocked up on the red vinyl edition of the Nature's Greatest Mystery too, niiiiiice.
Daupe release the brand new album from Sonnyjim today, after grafting hard all week it's nice to sit back with a fine wine and what ever else takes your fancy. Drop the needle on the record and enjoy the vintage perfection of Mud In My Malbec, available now on vinyl, with the cd and tape formats hopefully landing next week. A stellar performance from all involved, strictly high class raps for the Hip Hop conoussier, a highly recomended package all round.
If you're heading to Glastonbury Festival this weekend and want to hear Disorda dropping some tuff riddims, come check me on Saturday from 1-2pm with Triple A Badboy, Mungo's Hi Fi, DJ Shepdog, Gardna & Kreed and Eva Lazurus in Heaven, Shangri-La for a Reggae Takeover. And also 4-5pm as part of the Reason Sound Takeover in the Babylon Uprising tent. Niceness!
New joint from the forthcoming Ed Scissor (no longer Edward Scissortongue, always good for your discography to change your name, not) and Lamplighter album Tell Them It's Winter, here's the super fresh Hyperballad. Warning, there's flashing lights at the start of this video, if that sets you off.
East London dons Tony D & Locksmyth get busy with a full length album right about now, The Tone & Smyth Show, fully laiden with razor sharp lyricism and delivery with a masterful set of beats produced by N.S.D throughout, and a masterful guest list to match too. Check it, Mystro, Reveal, Kyza, Shameless, Grimlok, Dialect, T-Bear, Pound Sterling, Seanie T, O'Shea, A-Mens, Frizzle, Yisrael, Blitz Gullyish, A-Cat, S.V and Josiah Matrix all feature, some names you'll know, some names you might not, but all represent fully, nuh miss dis!
Recorded live on Kane FM last night, DUB CHRONICLES #70 a two hour tribute to Tenor Fly who sadly passed away on the 17th June. Full salute to a Dancehall and Junglist pioneer! Jah bless.
> Tenor Fly – Roughneck Fashion (Sir Coxsone 12”)
> Blacker Dread & Fatis – Roughneck Fashion Version (Sir Coxsone 12”)
> Tenor Fly & Daddy Freddy – Dance Hall Clash (Music Of Life 12”)
> Tenor Fly & Demon Rockers – Dan Man (Power 12”)
> Mafia & Fluxy – Dan Man Version (Power 12”)
> Sir Coxsone Outernational - Daddy Freddy & Tenor Fly live 1988
> Tenor Fly – Black Against Black (Mafia & Fluxy 12”)
> Mafia & Fluxy – Bellevue Version (Mafia & Fluxy 12”)
> Tenor Fly – Town Ah Run Hot (Original Mix) (Tribal Bass 12”)
> Tenor Fly – Bump & Grine (9 Lives Records 12”)
> Nerious Joseph & Tenor Fly – What’s The Name Of The Sound (Fashion Records 12”)
> Sir Coxsone Outernational – Tenor Fly live 1987 (part 1)
> Tenor Fly – Sorry If I Hurt Your Feelings (9 Lives Records 12”)
> Tenor Fly – Matey A Model (Fashion Records 12”)
> Sly & Mafia – Poison Riddim (Fashion Records 12”)
> Rebel MC ft. Tenor Fly & Frighty – The Wickedest Sound (Desire Records 12”)
> Tenor Fly – I Get My Kicks (9 Lives Records 12”)
> Tenor Fly – Wicked Intention (9 Lives Records 12”)
> B.R.O.T.H.E.R Movement ft. Sweetie Irie, Tippa Irie, Formula One, Andrew Sloley, Gilly Banton, Tenor Fly, Crucial Robbie & Addisa – GhettoGedden (Armshouse Mix) (Tribal Bass 12”)
> Rebel MC ft. Tenor Fly – Comin’ On Strong (Desire Records 12”)
> Sir Coxsone Outernational – Tenor Fly live 1987 (part 2)
> Capitol 1212 ft. Tenor Fly – Don Man Sound (Big Toe’s Station Mix) (Capitol 1212 7”)
> Dubmatix ft. Tenor Fly – Show Down (Bassbin Remix) (Renegade Media mp3)
> Freestylers ft. Tenor Fly – B-Boy Stance (Freestylers Revenge Remix) (Freskanova Records 12”)
> Congo Natty ft. Daddy Freddy, Top Cat, Tenor Fly, General Levy, Sweetie Irie & Tippa Irie - UK Allstars (Congo Natty Meets Benny Page Mix) (Big Dada Recordings LP)
> Congo Natty - UK Allstars In Dub (Adrian Sherwood Remix) (Big Dada Recordings LP)
> Serial Killaz & Run Tingz Cru ft. Tenor Fly & Blackout JA – Murder Ya Sound (Run Tingz Recordings 12”)
> Tenor Fly - Born Again (Aries, Gold Dubs & Jacky Murda Remix) (Congo Natty Bass 12”)
> Tenor Fly – Mr Politician (Revolutionary Brothers Music 10”)
> Smerins Anti-Social Club ft. Tenor Fly – Doctor Who (Tru Thoughts 7”)
> Formz & Eric Electric ft. Tenor Fly – Lift Up Your Head (Unreleased Demo) (promo mp3)
Great new video for Si Phili's In The Morning, lifted off The 11th Hour album. Sending this one out to all the parents out there.
Cambridge based Rhyme Pad Records have a fresh release landing in store real soon, Jack Spectacula & P739 and the Stereotyped Street Poet EP, look out for it, here's a taster, Jackapella.
Oliver Sudden & Luca Brazi form B.O.M.B, we now have a few copies of their recently released self titled debut on limited vinyl, hand tagged covers by Crept too. Get in there before dem gaaaan.
A fresh stash of JVF Clique Streets And Politics cd's have reached us to mail out free with all orders. Look out for the new video coming soon for one of the tracks, The Circle.
Lifted off their excellent second album Step Steadier, here's Manchester's Mouse Outfit with a brand new video for Wrap Another Zoot featuring Fox on the vocab.
Micall Parknsun got tagged, needless to say he bodies it.
Lifted off DJ Vadim's recently released Dubcatcher 2 album.
Village Live unleash a brand new release, the awesome 1976 album from producer Chairman Maf, some big cinematic soundscapes originally released in 2013 and now getting the vinyl and cassette treatment. Fully dope. Do not miss out on these.
Lifted off the massive Panic Room 9 album from IMS & Tenchoo, here's a new video for Melee. Big tune!
Bristol's Ruztik Records join forces with Down & Out Records to drop the new 12" from Sir Beans O.B.E. & MC Kelz entitled Sagittarius Sound System EP. A killer four tracker lacing the speakers with a fully fledged b-boy battalion, no holds barred, this is the true skool sound, live and direct from two Bristol veterans. Get busy, only 200 of these have been manufactured.
Two super fresh pre-orders now in place, one for the all new First Word Records vinyl album from producer Jon Phonics entitled Letters To Home, featuring guest vocals from Lee Scott, Dirty Dike & M9. The vinyl was due in stock on Friday however there's been some complications at the pressing plant, so it's been pushed back, please keep an eye on the release for updates.
The second pre-order is for the brand new Sonnyjim album Mud In My Malbec, to be released on the 24th of June via Daupe! and coming on LP, CD and two different tape formats. Guest features come from stateside emcees Quelle Chris, Westside Gunn, Heems & Da$h, with added guest spots on the CD version from Rtkal, Ragu, Rav.P & Head Ice.
Recorded live on Monday night, here's this months SUSPECT PACKAGES RADIO SHOW featuring Luca Brazi, Mnsr Frites, Archetype & Jester Jacobs of Moose Funk Squad live inside the session, plus nuff new and forthcoming material... enjoy!
> Ded Tebiase ft. Mnsr Frites - Suspect Packages Radio Show Intro
> Jon Phonics ft. Dirty Dike - Live From The Hypocrite Fest
> Amy True - Release
> Ill Move Sporadic & Tenchoo - Gimme Room
> Heavy Links - And What
> Sonnyjim ft. Da$h - Scramble
-- Moose Funk Squad live inside the studio --
> Moose Funk Squad - Getting Paper
Interview Part 1
> Moose Funk Squad - Spinach
Interview Part 2
> Moose Funk Squad ft. Kope - Shut Shit Down
Interview Part 3
> Moose Funk Squad - Habitat
Interview Part 4
> Moose Funk Squad - It's Over Now
Interview Part 5
> Luca Brazi & Joe Represci ft. Planet Asia - The Test Pressing
> Si Phili ft. Charm & Emcee Killa - Police State
> P739 & Jack Spectacula ft. Ray Vendetta - Addictions Grip
> Sofa King & Big Toast ft. Gee Bag, Greg Blackman & Skrabl - Mind Wars
> Enlish - TKFP
> Simiah - Love Fusion
> Durrty Goodz - Organise
> Jabbathakut ft. Emcee Killa - Let It Be
> Sonnyjim - Hardworking
> Cult Mountain - Yago
Broadcasting tonight on Kane FM 103.7, the Suspect Packages Radio Show featuring the mighty Moose Funk Squad live in the studio! Lock on from 9-11pm gmt, nuff new and forthcoming Hip Hop heat to rinse too, be there.
Look out for Amy True's solo album coming soon, simply entitled 11. Here's the first taster produced by Chemo aka Telemachus, it's a heavyweight banga called Release, loving it. Extra shout goes to the Unit 137 Sound System featured in the video too.
People people, make sure you reach this years Boom Bap Festival, as ever we'll be running a stall all weekend alongside NUFF live artists and dj's. We currently have a very small amount of tickets to sell which are priced at £90 on the official festival site, however we can offer them at £80. If you're still needing a ticket, hit the link above and we'll sort you out. Check out the videos below for a taster of last year's throwdown, hyped! This year's gonna be ill, don't miss out.
We're back in business with copies of the awesome Soundtrack To The Struggle double cd album from Lowkey, a consistant seller here at Suspect Packages since its release in 2011. Never one to hold back, Lowkey smashes it right here, and it's as much a relevant album now as it was five years ago.
Notts emcee Vandal Savage reps the latest Rappertag over a killer Roc Marciano beat, check it, and look out for Triple V.
High Focus Records bring us a bumper package of newness and re-stocks, there's the new double vinyl edition of Jam Baxter's Gruesome Features, the CD version, and the CD version of his ...So We Ate Them Whole album. Plus more of The Four Owls Natural Order CD, and 2xLP red vinyl edition of Natures Greatest Mystery, Verb T The Morning Process CD, Ocean Wisdom Chaos '93 2xLP, and Leaf Dog From A Scarecrows Perspective CD and 2xLP.