The brand new single from B-Line Recordings' artist Whirlwind D features Micall Parknsun and sees the two MCs reflecting on how music has got them through good and bad times. Production by Djar One and cuts by Specifik.
Whirlwind D and Specifik performing their Solid n Mind classic Battle Tipped Rhyme at Rope A Dope 6 in Bristol at the Rope Walk. High energy fast paced track from back in the day with Whirlwind D living up to his name and still demonstrating breath control.
This month Whirlwind D shines a light on the brilliant hotbed of Hip Hop that is Bristol. As usual, the show focusses on the music and the records and begins the journey in the early 80s at the Dug Out Club with names like the Wild Bunch and Smith and Mighty.
Taken from the 2016 album 'Otherside', 'Pioneers' sees Whirlwind D pay tribute to pioneering hip hop artists from all ages of hip hop, both in the US and UK. A great trip back both for the release, but also for the memories of those who built the scene.
This month Whirlwind D travels back to the inception of Hip Hop music in the UK. During the show he traces the history of the early spots like The Language Lab and Spatts as well as the records that were released in these formative years.
This month Whirlwind D traces the history of hip hop in Nottingham, UK. The show begins with the early B Boy scene and of course the iconic Rock City before moving into the early Notts rap records from the likes of MC Fizal Eff, DJ Quick, MSD, DJ Mink and KID to name a few.
Going waaaay back with this one. Although it's from a gig in Birmingham only ten years ago or so, An Original Break was the first record on Liberty Grooves way back in 1990 - Whirlwind D and Johnny F with a slight remix by The Assembly Worker.
The latest Pioneers Hip Hop Show (Kane FM) sees Whirlwind D and Specifik tell the story of legendary UK label Kold Sweat Records. The show begins as the imprint was beginning to form in the late 80s and works its way through to the label's eventual demise.
Time for bit of powerful old school style Britcore. Whirlwind D alongside Chrome and Illinspired fill us in on their history over 25 years, the development of UK Hip Hop and what it meant to them.
Whirlwind D and Specifik joined All City Steve for an interview in the Ultracab back in 2018. At the end of the chat Whirlwind D did a couple of tracks live and here they are courtesy of All City Steve.