Tag Archives: Tru Thoughts

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Hot 8 Brass Band celebrate 20 years with Papa Was A Rolling Stone, Vicennial LP and tour

Believe it or not, Hot 8 have been at it for a full twenty years – their first new music since 2013 sees a single release for Papa Was A Rolling Stone / We Shall Walk Through The Streets Of The City from their new album, Vicennial – 20 Years Of The Hot 8 Brass Band. You must, must catch them

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Interview: Werkha – pushing the raft out

Brownswood Bubblers Ten by Werkha feat. Bryony Jarman-Pinto   This is an extended version of an interview done for Now Then Magazine – read the original here. Thanks to Now Then for linking back! Tom Leah, aka Werkha, had a very large 2014, combining the release of his debut EP, Beacons, for Tru Thoughts (following a track on a 2013

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J-Felix, Patience ft Abi Flynn

Brighton’s J-Felix has a new single out 15 June on digi for Tru Thoughts, following on from the fantastic 101 Reasons EP at the top of the year. Patience is gorgeously smooth, courtesy of Abi Flynn backed by lush instrumentation. Eighties boogie is a term thrown about a lot (I saw some lamenting the term when Okayplayer reposted this Whispers

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Preview // Ty: Kick Snare and an Idea Part 3

Release: 27th January 2014 New music from Ty on the third part of his Kick Snare & An Idea concept, this time with remixes from DJ Spinna, Simon S and others – full track listing below. Pre-order and preview tracks over at Tru Thoughts’ Etch shop. –  It’s All Right Knock Knock (DJ Spinna Beyond Real Remix) Knock Knock (Lil

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Groovement Podcast: AGENT J // 50CT13

Agent J presents all new music for October – hip hop and beats with a twist of funk ’round the middle. Feedback appreciated! No talk on this one, just tunes. Subscribe on iTunes Listen on Mixcloud Download direct   AGENT J // 5OCT13 by Jamie Groovement on Mixcloud   00:00 Herrotics – Clear Day – Manchester hip hop originators 01:44 CeddyJay

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Alice Russell releases For A While video and single

From Alice’s most recent album To Dust, For A While is out now. Listen to Groovement chatting with Alice over a curry here. Tru Thoughts have recently joined subscription service DripFM, check that out here.

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Preview: LONDON POSSE // GANGSTER CHRONICLE redux from Tru Thoughts

Great news from the Tru Thoughts stable, who are set to reissue the seminal 1990 album from Rodney P and Bionic aka London Posse. Find out the history behind the crew over here  from Jimbo Jones. #LondonPosse @tru_thoughts @Rodney_P   Single: MONEY MAD out 13th May Regarded by many as the finest UK rap single of all time, “Money Mad” is

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Ty’s first release on Brighton’s Tru Thoughts label is out now. Have a listen here. The release party’s in the Jazz Cafe on Wednesday.  #AKSAAI Read a Groovement interview with Ty here. tymusic.co.uk/ Buy MP3s // iTunes A KICK SNARE AND AN IDEA PART 1 EP – TRACKLISTING Like You Never Like You Never (Instrumental) Like You Never (A Capella) Knock

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Groovement Interview: ALICE RUSSELL

Alice’s fifth album, To Dust, is due to drop next month. The single Heartbreaker preceded it back in November, with the frankly unexpected video below featuring everyone’s favourite Simpsons voice artist, radio guy and Godzilla-remake Harry Shearer. Here’s Harry in Tokyo, interviewing fifties Gojira royalty. But back to Alice! Initial responses ‘pon Twitter are extremely positive about the new album,

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