Interview / AVER preps Dressed For CCTV on Village Live Records

It’s all a bit soft in places if you ask me. -Aver Anyone with a passing familiarity with Manchester hip hop knows Aver’s sound is integrated into the pavements of

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New music // Chalk drops second LP Growth

A triumphant return for the Manchester MC and producer, who recently upped sticks and made the move to Thailand, with more witty tales of self reflection. His first album One

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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

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Instrumentals from Chalk

Well-loved Manchester MC Chalk put out the instrumental version of his debut album last week (‘For those with an aversion to my voice…’), with beats produced by he himself, Woli

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Video // Legion previews Groinbusters LP with ‘Phalanx’ (prod. Aver)

Aver’s typically dark production compliments Legion’s lyricism aplenty in Phalanx, but the boy does need a wash.

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The Natural Curriculum preview Chalk’s forthcoming album ‘One For Being Me’

I had the pleasure of interviewing Aver and Chalk of TNC recently for the Manchester branch of Now Then magazine. A page’s worth is readable on the online version here

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Download: GROOVEMENT // VOLUME ONE

I thought it was about time Groovement put a compilation together – the call was put out and many answered. I hope you love it as much as I do.

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Download: AVER // Antimix Five

The Antisocial blog presents its fifth in the Antimix series, with a collection of beats and stuff from TNC/Dayse and Aver producer: Aver. The link also contains DL links to

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Video: DAYSE & AVER // No Exit

Great to see TNC supporting Souls of Mischief this week in Manchester, Aver and Dayse on top of the speaker stacks like parallel statues of taking liberties. The video: Manchester

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Preview: OMAS & AVER // Out Of Time

A brand new 45 from Manchester label My First Moth sees beatmakers OMAS & AVER aurally douse themselves with custard and go wrestling, only with guitar licks and breaks in

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Download: DAYSE & AVER of THE NATURAL CURRICULUM // EP 0001

Bursting out of THE NATURAL CURRICULUM (check their Flow Inspectors epic right here) come DAYSE & AVER, Manchester hip hop to put the world to rights. Eight tracks of lyrical

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