Kung Fu was a regular Hip Hop night held in Camden which grew to become very popular and was a showcase for London and UK Hip Hop talent.
Micall Parknsun and Mr Thing team up for Kilburn (Primitive) a classic collaboration dedicated to their ends. Both deliver a hefty slab of classic UK Hip Hop niceness.
Braggadocios bars, intricate wordplay and exquisite storytelling, brought together by strong production courtesy of Jehst, result in an album of the year contender. Is Kubrick a concept album? Would it even be possible to create a concept album around the work of Stanley Kubrick, a man with a multi-layered, almost cryptic body of work?
The Doctor's Orders returns to Scala with another phenomenal line up of the best names in Hip-Hop. From NYC super producer Just Blaze, to party starters extraordinaire The Nextmen and the UK's best Hip-Hop DJ, Mr Thing who now exclusively spins club shows only for The Doctor's Orders you are literally not gonna see or hear a line up like this anywhere else!
The Doctor's Orders have always done their part for the home team and tonight they go all out with an incredible line up of UK talent performing both live and DJ sets. From the high plains drifter himself Jehst to bonafied legend Rodney P and Skitz through seasoned performers Stig of The Dump, Micall Parknsun and Cappo to the new school of hungry acts like Iron Braydz, Skillit and Rewd Adams this line up will have all fans of the UK's burgeoning talent excited like a kid on Christmas Eve.
DJ Premier has been producing bangers since his Gang Starr days and now 30 years on he is still delivering the goods. Esh from IBMCs managed to catch up with the legendary DJ Premier in advance of his show in association with the Doctor's Orders at Plan B on Thur 28th Feb. Its all set to be a stellar night with Statik Selektah, DJ No Names, Mr Thing, Spin Doctor and Skillit on the bill as well. Read on to find out what DJ Premier had to say...
The festival season is in full swing both at home and abroad, with The Big Chill (4-7 August) and Sziget (8-15 August) creating the ultimate start to the eighth month. One man who is certainly making the most of his air miles, with an imminent mini tour of Australia, and having recently returned from what Time Out has described as perhaps the summers most beautiful festival, Soundwave Festival (July 21-24, Petrcane, Croatia), is of course Mr Thing.
Here's one you've all been waiting for!! One of the best UK artists around is about to release a shiny new album and there's party to celebrate its release. A party that all UK hip hop fans should be attending.
Jehst 'The Dragon Of An Ordinary Family' Album Launch
Ty has a new label (BBE) and a new LP Special Kind Of Fool which is Ty's fourth LP. His launch party is happening on Bank Holiday Monday at the Jazz Cafe in Camden, London. Its a special event with a full live band - Robin Mullarkey, Simon Collam, Richard Spaven, Vula Malinga and Sharlene Hector.