2007 Is Gonna Be A Rotton Year - Blak Twang

2007 Is Gonna Be A Rotton Year

With a new, label, tour, album and two very hot singles ready to be released, 2007 looks like being a very good year indeed for Blak Twang AKA Tony Rotton. This year marks the 10th anniversary of Blak Twang’s first ever foray into the British music scene and comes with the announcement of the launch of his very own label, Rotton Product Records.

Broke'N'English - Subject 2 Status

Broke’N’English – Subject 2 Status LP [Fat City]

What do you think of when asked to consider the Manchester music scene? Well, if you're my age and were in your teens when Britpop hit, your first thought might well be Oasis. I won't deny for a second that Manchester might equally well be celebrated for its significant and progressive connections with rave culture - for example, the legacy of the Hacienda and more recently a stunning take on Liquid Funk D&B courtesy of Soul:R Records.

Seeed Link With Kano And Sian Supa Crew

Seeed Link With Kano And Saian Supa Crew

Seeed have numerous collaborations under their belt and this first single, from the new album ‘Next’, is no exception.  France’s first men of hip hop, Saian Supa Crew, leave their mark all over the latest single ‘Thing’, while on the other side, Kano drops two gritty laid back verses which act as a compliment to the laid back lyrics of the group.

DJ 279

DJ 279 aka The Number Man

This man is like a house hold name in the industry he's been in the Hip Hop scene for some time now. Not only is he passionate about the game he’s been consistent with his infamous "Friday Night Flava” show on Choice FM and he is quite arguably one of the most influential Radio DJ's the country has ever produced. We are talking about none other then the legendary DJ 279 as he reveals all with Kwaku at the helm for Britishhiphop.co.uk read on...

Still Diggin Release Temple Of Breaks Volume 1

Still Diggin Release Temple Of Breaks Volume 1

Still Diggin is run by Jay Large who in the mid 1990's created a network for underground rappers and DJ's throughout Europe to sell and distribute their releases on his "Underground Street Tapes" label. Now he has emerged with the same focus and beliefs as he did back then. At the end of April Still Diggin will proudly release the "Temple Of Breaks – Volume 1" compilation.

DJ Lord Jazz

DJ Lord Jazz

Any real heads that hold memories of the mid-nineties “Golden Age” of Hip-Hop will no doubt have memories of Ohio / New Jersey resident, DJ Lord Jazz of The Lords Of The Underground. Like so many Lord Jazz tried out dancing and graffiti before trying DJing and knowing that was for him. He kept at it and held down a radio show and played at parties whilst at Shaw University.

Lethal Bizzle Plays At SXSW Festival

Lethal Bizzle Plays At SXSW Festival

Lethal Bizzle will be flying the flag for the UK urban scene and showing how it’s done this week performing at world renowned music festival SXSW in Austin, Texas. The launch pad for many careers, SXSW is usually an alternative affair with many indie bands clamouring to be showcased and be discovered as the ‘Next Best Thing’.