Month: September 2008

Dead Residents - Fresh Fresh Again

Dead Residents – Scumbongo 12″ [Cuthulu Nation]

Building on the increasingly fresh output from the Welsh hip-hop scene, the wayward team of Junior Disprol, Chud Jackson and DJ Stagga desecrate your dusty speakers with one of the most experimental, leftfield and incredible long players you will hear in 08. Tinged with the unrelenting 808s of the new school, modern electronics, and the ethics of hip-hop, this is a project not only inspired by our times, but with a defiant nod to the history of rap.

DJ Fly Takes 2008 DMC World DJ Championships Title

DJ Fly Takes 2008 DMC World DJ Championships Title

After an incredible two day competition last Friday and Saturday, this year’s DMC World DJ Championships have been decided and this year’s ruling DJs have been crowned. With electric performances over the weekend from Million Dan, Killa Kela and his full live experience, DJ Vajra, Jungle Drummer vs. DJ Fu and a showcase set from last year’s champion DJ Rafik the Indigo2 was packed out with anxious fans waiting with baited breath for the all important winner announcements.

Roots Manuva

Roots Manuva

Roots Manuva. Witness The Fitness. Well, an introduction is highly unnecessary, but in case you were just born - he’s the man. The idea behind some of the most landmark pieces of music our humble little island has seen... Rodney Smith aka Roots Manuva was born and bred in Stockwell, South London.

Grandmaster Flash At Alize Remixed Event

Grandmaster Flash will be coming to the UK to host and DJ at the Alizé Remixed party on the 25th October 2008 at Paper night club in London. Grandmaster Flash who has featured on songs such as Chaka Khan’s “I Feel For You” and Blondie’s “Rapture” is and icon in hip hop and pop history! With his group, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Flash was the first hip hop artist ever to enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.