So, I’ve got a confession to make, y’all. I may or may not have just spent the last hour gettin’ sweaty dancing/cleaning about the house to this mix. Ok… FINE! I actually got very little cleaning done & mostly just spent the last 60 minutes reliving my UKG glory days singing into various kitchen utensils […]

Guangzhou Underground is a relatively new label based in (you guess it) Guangzhou, China’s third largest city in the Guangdong province of China. Their mission is to bring the underground sound of mainline China to the rest of the globe and while their musical scene is behind that of Bejing and Shanghai, they intend to […]

Bass house maiden Hannah Wants has just put out a “roots” mixtape that traces her personal music history from 1996 to 2005. She outlines why she made the mix below… I’ve been meaning to make this mix for a really long time and whilst I know it won’t be to everybody’s taste, I wanted to […]

I’m still trying to get my blogging mojo back and find the spark to post daily, but some days it’s pretty tough. Today, however, I’ve pulled myself out of the funk to post a few freebies that have popped up in the last week. It’s not all drum & bass either…you’ll find some UK hip-hop […]

Music Nation is a 5-part documentary covering underground music scenes in Britain. A collaboration between Dazed Magazine and Channel 4 the series takes in “all the key players, fashions and music from five iconic underground scenes – UK garage, Bristol bass, jungle, hardcore punk and Balearic.” (Dazed). >> Watch the full-length Brandy & Coke documentary The first episode, Brandy & Coke, […]

Emma Feline was one of my favorite people in all my years of dealing with DJs and MCs. She always pulled a crowd and was consistently the nicest person ever. These days she’s more likely to be pushing a baby carrier than carrying a crate of records, but she’ll always be a legend to us. […]

Our old friend Jon has ripped and uploaded his Garage Nation tape pack from 2002 to Mixcloud and provided downloaded MP3s for those of you that want to own the files. There are sets by all the big name DJ’s of the day including Mike “Ruffcut” Lloyd, Ramsey & Fen, Karl “Tuff Enuff” Brown, and […]

I was sitting in my chair when I first played Krissi B’s tune, “I want U”, that just came out on Kiosk. By the end of the song though, I was up dancing. This tune is ON POINT. And once the the 2-step garage remix started playing there was just no sitting down afterwards. In […]