Month: June 2001


Emerging From The Shadows – Darkjoint

In an age when hip hop producers can gain as much of a celebrity status as the top emcees in the scene, Roy 'The Dark Disciple' is determined to establish himself as one of the UK's finest beat makers.  Born and raised in South London, but now residing in Canning Town, East London, Roy is the lead member of the Darkjoint production team and is responsible for crafting all of the beats on Malarchi's thunderous 'Forgotten World' LP.

Ruf Beats


This label grew out of a record shop run by Dave Davies in Manchester. The label is mostly an outlet for Dave the Ruf in his various guises, but the Ruf has now started signing other acts too.

Rep Dat Sound


Rep Dat Sound records. These guys claim to be, 'the most innovative creative pioneers to come out of SE13'. They are, 'Real UK Hip Hop from people who have know about the gritty and grimey ways of the streets'.