I almost shit my pants when it was confirmed I'd be interviewing both Ghostface Killah and Sheek Louch, ahead of the release of the most overdue collab project in hip-hop, Wu-Block. Albeit a fuzzy fifteen minute conference call of an interview, but a chance to chat to rap's New York royalty all the same...
Bomb The Bass helped to mould the late 1980s acid house and trip hop scenes. More recently Bomb The Bass have settled as a duo, vocalist Paul Conboy providing lyrical complements to Simenon’s continually inventive productions. With new album 'In The Sun' the duo have made arguably their best work under the moniker.
Featuring guest spots from Roc Marciano and more, FACT TV today premiere the video for In the Evening‘s ‘Tennis Season’, directed by Ian Pons Jewell. Without giving too much away, it features sweat, blood, tennis, bordering-on-gratuitous flesh and dismemberment in the most literal sense (ahem).
ShockOne is back on storming form, with his killer debut album ‘Universus’! The album opens up with ‘Chaos Theory’. The latest in Karl’s array of chart storming singles that he has unleashed on the Bass music community. Having already ranked up over 400,000 Youtube views, Chaos Theory’s screaming basslines and hard hitting beats have already proved popular. Ascending synths prevail, whilst infectious vocals push punters towards the dancefloor.
Fans of experimental music are increasingly well catered for in London. Cafe Oto, “East London’s coolest venue” provides a platform for the avant-garde on a daily basis and promoters like Miles of Smiles and Upset the Rhythm curate regular inspired line-ups. Denovali Swingfest looks set to add to the variety on offer, a weekend of experimental, drone and modern classical in the intimate environs of Scala.