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Run The Jewels, Hud Mo, Ram Jam, New Order and more for Warehouse Project 10th Anniversary

Whatever your feelings on the Warehouse Project, it’s undeniable that it’s made a huge impact on Manchester and 2015 marks the ten year anniversary since its inception at the former Boddington’s brewery site, where I remember catching De La Soul, Public Enemy, The Pharcyde, Ugly Duckling and Goldie to name a few. Having a look at the line up this

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Interview: DJ Boba Fatt in a pre-Soundwave mood

            DJ Boba Fatt is a staple of the Soundwave festival, and is one of the vital, open-minded selectors, along with the likes of Mr Thing, holding it down as part of the UK hip hop (and beyond) scene. He’s played alongside most of hip hop’s well known names, and holds down a day job in

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Preview: Memoirs of Dayne Jordan

Dayne Jordan is passionate about new music, old music, all music. He’s been working with DJ Jazzy Jeff for a good while on music, formerly under the name Dosage. I met Dayne during his recent trip to Manchester as part of the Vinyl Destination crew, and instantly he struck me as someone who very much wears his heart on his

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Ghost Writerz prep debut album GWz All The Way

Jimmy Screech always had a spooky side – listen back to the like of Wood For The Trees from 2008. Jimmy was also one of my first interviews from back in the same year. Fast forward to 2015 and Screech, now known more widely by real name Jason Bradshaw, is hooking up with one Sleepy Time Ghost aka Harry Metcalfe…

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Download: Sam Redmore’s 6Music House Party Mix

Re-edit king Sam’s coming to wider attention with this mix for Craig Charles’ 6Music Funk and Soul Show. Check out his work over on Bandcamp and download the mix below. Sam Redmore's House Party Mix (Parts I & II) by Sam Redmore Ray Charles – What’d I Say [Crowd Noise] Kenny Barron – Fungii Mama The Roots – Melting Pot

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Download: The Natural Curriculum – Creative Maladjustment

Moody-as-you-like new one from The Natural Curriculum, accompanied by a fairly epic visual narrative. This is the first single from forthcoming album The Best Fertilizer is the Gardener’s Shadow. Download on Bandcamp: Creative Maladjustment by The Natural Curriculum

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¡Vamos! Leeds Latin Festival – Sat 1 August 2015

    A one day, free Latin festival hits Leeds on 1 August, with a load of local live acts, DJs, street art, food, dance classes, children’s games y mucho mas. Don’t forget DJ Lubi’s Rough Guide to Latin Soul is out now! Find more details about the day over on Facebook.   Playing on the day: ▶ GRUPO LOKITO

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