'Cognoscenti' featuring Confucius MC, taken from 'Raw Pastiche', the album by Oblique Strategies (Mr Brown and Cappo). Cappo opens with his usual no nonsense verbals and hard hitting style of delivery. Surprisingly Cons steps up and follows in the same vein dropping just as much heat.
High Focus Records is proud to present Fliptrix - 'Holy Kush', a brand new single produced by Zygote of Strange U.
"MCing is about expression", Joker states in no uncertain terms, "it needs to come from you". A potent mixture of talent, vision and dynamism, Joker Starr is ready to add a new facet to hip hop music. His debut album "Blood-Ren" can be described as having a Golden New Era hiphop sound that appeals to the boom bap purist whilst ticking all the right boxes for the commercial hip hop listener.
One of the most eccentric voices in British music, Kashmere has carved himself a tidy niche for far out rap. Galaktus: Power Cosmic is the newest instalment in a prolific and consistent catalogue and thankfully doesn’t fuck with the formula, running with a comic book / sci-fi theme that is suitably raped for all kinds of mental lyrical imagery.
Its been a hell of a long time, but Guildford based hip-hop extraordinaire Diversion Tactics are back for good. With a banging new AA 12" single, including a banging B Side produced by New York underground hip hop mainstay J Zone, the road is well and truly paved and ready for the forthcoming album 'Careful On The Way Up' out December 2009.