Hands up who remembers the six degrees of separation approach to wasting your work day in the name of music research on myspace? Now, keep your hand raised if when doing this, you found something really special.
Alex Anyaegbunam is Rejjie Snow. Born and raised in Dublin, a place, according to the rapper, of “freedom, loyalty and pain”, a football scholarship took him to Atlanta where he soon discovered his love of music and headed straight to L.A.
To understand Suzi Analogue and the music is to understand her roots. Analogue is a hip-hop producer at heart, but much of her music sports glitchy, electronic flair, and has one eye fixed on the dance floor.
Fresh Selects, the brainchild of Kenny Fresh, is a forward-thinking record label that’s home to a universe of genres.
Compiled by DJ, record collector and label boss Gilles Peterson, the tastemaking Brownswood Bubblers series returns. Released on vinyl for the first time, the idea remains the same – shining a light on new and under-the-radar talent.
There’s something nice about a duck, isn’t there? Innocent, passive, kind of fuzzy… unable to trigger a global crisis or all-out apocalypse.