Nothing Leaves The Archive: John Peel’s collection in the spotlight for Mr Thing, Tall Black Guy, kidkanevil and Eric Lau

“This is a lot of people’s music history in this country. In this house.” – Mr Thing An amazing new film from First Word Records (premiered over at The Vinyl

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On Wax // Mr Thing, Eric Lau, kidkanevil, Tall Black Guy: Nothing Leaves The Archives

The third and final part of the Nothing trilogy of releases from First Word Records for Record Store Day is incoming. Brilliantly, it’s on a John Peel tip. I love the

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Lee Fields hooks up with the Mighty Mocambos for Where Do We Go From Here single

The Mighty Mocambos toured with Lee Fields a while back, and fruits were borne. First, under one of their aliases, they remixed Lee’s phenomenal Just Can’t Win. This led to

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Preview Mr Thing, kidkanevil, Tall Black Guy and Eric Lau: Thing Leaves The House!

A sequel emerges for last year’s First Word Record Store Day release! Some words from label head Gilla: Running an independent record label in 2015 is a tricky, (and some

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Download First Word’s Two Syllables Volume 11

Two Syllables Volume Eleven by Various Artists   First Word have got a stonker to give away this Christmas, with the eleventh in their series of compilations put together by

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Manchester: Mr Thing spins the final In The Loop cypher

The In The Loop cyphers draw to a close, and we’ve invited our favourite DJ to come and play. Facebook event and Skiddle To buy tickets for this event please visit

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First Word celebrate Record Store Day with Mr Thing’s collection + Tall Black Guy, Kidkanevil & Eric Lau

Making a beat out of selections from Mr Thing’s ridiculous record collection was the challenge, and Tall Black Guy (armed with trail mix), Kidkanevil (munching on cookies and chanelling Totoro)

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POSTPONED: UK KINGS hit London this Saturday – JEHST, SKITZ, RODNEY P, MR THING, CAPPO, MORE!

EVENT POSTPONED. From the Doctors Orders: “Due to unforseen problems completely out of our control we have had to postpone the UK Kings show that was due to happen this

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LISTEN: Mr Thing’s NERD IS BOND Mixtape

CLICKY PICCY Another masterclass from the excavator (deckscavator?) that is Mr Thing, brought to you by the Doctor’s Orders folks… Lovely mix containing a fraction of the gems he’s constantly

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