Tagged: uk funky

FADER Mix: Champion & Terror Danjah

On the heels of Laurel Halo’s Behind The Green Door EP and Kode9′s deliciously off-kilter Xingfu Lu 12-inch, the ever-eclectic Hyperdub label is readying a collaborative single from grime pioneer Terror Danjah and experimentally minded, … read more »

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Video: Katy B f. Ms. Dynamite, “Lights On”

This is almost like a knighting: reigning queen of garage Ms. Dynamite passing on the torch to new UK funky princess Katy B, while recharging her own career. “Lights On”: LEGACY EDITION. This track is … read more »

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Stream: DVA f. Fatima, “Just Vybe”

Rinse DJ Scratcha DVA does the Grimey Breakfast Show for London (and internet) mornings, so we might be projecting, but “Just Vybe” sounds like that first cup of coffee after a shower—the juiced percolating of … read more »

POSTED October 26, 2010 1:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Video: Meleka, “Miss Me”

Crazy Cousins gave Meleka‘s “Go” a UK funky overhaul last year, transforming it from an R&B ballad into a huge club tune, so it’s good to know she’s sticking with the sound for “Miss Me.” … read more »

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Premiere: Lazer Sword, “Batman”

“Batman” has nothing to do with the comic book character, unless you imagine Bruce Wayne using his night vision and skintight latex gear as currency to get into clubs easier so he can look at … read more »

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Paul Marmota, A Pata Pela Mix Vol. III MP3

Chilean DJ Paul Marmota plays UK funky and Afro-Latin house at clubs in his present hometown of Mexico City, a vocation made possible by technology’s global liberation effect at its finest. Marmota uploads his A … read more »

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Stream: Roska & Untold, “Myth” and “Long Range”

The Numbers label is the result of a merger between future-thinking dance imprints Dress 2 Sweat, Stuffrecords and Wireblock, so it’s not surprising that they’ve released many a face-melting single in less than a year. … read more »

POSTED August 26, 2010 2:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , ,

Stream: The Count & Sinden’s Massive New Album

Last year British beat superstars The Count & Sinden had clubs worldwide screaming “MEGA! MEGA! MEGA!” in a robot voice like we were all about to storm Castle Greyskull, so it’s appropriate they named their … read more »

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Stream: Endgames, “Ecstacy (Jam City Refix)”

If you’ve ever been to a block party where the DJ is playing nothing but late 70s/early 80s funk and thought to yourself, hey this is incredible especially because there are a bunch of old … read more »

POSTED August 16, 2010 4:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Katy B, “Louder”

Brit songbird Katy B‘s swiftly become the siren muse of future-thinking Rinse FM dudes, her butter voice sweetening up bangers from the dance station’s marquee DJs (Geeneus, Magnetic Man, Benga etc). For “Louder,” Zinc laid … read more »

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