I have an expansive digital music library that was in absolute shambles thanks to iTunes metadata fuckery over the years. When the isolation period began in Texas I resolved that I’d use my free time to fix it file by file, folder by folder, and label by label so that it was accurate and correct. […]

So, I went on another one of my scavenger hunts, continuing my search for the illusive ear worm and found a gem in a Dieselboy set from 2005, recorded in Victoria, BC. Here’s what I’ve pieced together–Shortly after Damien Marley put out his album in 2005, this was released by Dub Rock, but Rolldabeats credits Ray […]

Mala is a legend. In this 17-minute video, Mala’s Record Box, he pays tribute to the influence of John Peel on exposing new music in the UK – a presence still sorely missed. He shares the influences that helped develop his own sound, as well as a history of jungle, drum ‘n bass and the early […]