Saturday Night Pylon Exoticism: West Country Style

With characteristic good taste, Jonny Mugwump booked Ekoplekz and Hacker Farm for his Exotic Pylon show on Resonance FM last Saturday. Ekoplekz was formerly known as Gutterbreakz (my review of his debut CD here). Hacker Farm are also known as Kid Shirt and Farmer Glitch. They were accompanied by a bevvy of minders, including Low …

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Doing it in your earhole

Pressure Beat Volume 1 – Jogib & Pressure Beat Labels by Coldsweat on Mixcloud (Nice bit of early reggae including some alternate versions of anthems. Good for hungover mornings) Why Delila’s HDD Mix by Hipsters Dont Dance (Big Bashy bashment throwdown. Good for housework / getting ready to go out / pounding the mean streets). …

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From New York To JA

Musik Line: Ras Kush: Sound of Brooklyn. Absolutely awesome interview with Ras Kush about reggae in New York covering everything from the connections with hip hop, soundsystems, Wackies the underdog, Super Cat, Jammyland, binghi sessions and black consciousness. And also the long reach of sleng teng,  Jah Shaka and Xterminator from overseas. Essential reading and …

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Bigmikeydread Reggae Radio presents The Steve Barrow Special – Part 1

PodOmatic | Podcast – Bigmikeydread Reggae Radio – 065 Bigmikeydread Reggae Radio presents The Steve Barrow Special – Part 1. BMD talks to Steve Barrow (Blood and Fire, Rough Guide to Reggae and countless others) and plays some tunes from his collection. Nice!

even more King Midas Sound

Yeah it’s a bit incessant but there are so few releases right now that really excite me I’m going to roll with this for a bit! The Hyperdub bash at the weekend was awesome, lots of nice people, lots of chat and catching up. Bit too rammed, great soundsystem. King Midas Sound came on around …

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Grievous Angel promo mix for Twilight Circus

Grievous Angel exclusive promo mix for Twilight Soundsystem. Paul Meme performs his own mix and blend dubwise alchemy on Ryan Moore’s outstanding back-catalogue. Features talents like Big Youth, Ranking Joe, Mykal Rose and Luciano. Do yourself a favour and grab this now. Then check Woofah issue 3 for a great interview with Ryan by me …

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exotic pylon – now available via iTunes

Jonny Mugwump’s excellent Resonance FM show is now available as a podcast! Subscribe via the link above  or stick this link in your media player. Latest show just up with LD and West Norwood Cassette library. Good stuff in the archives from Spatial and Dolly Dolly. See exoticpylon.com for more info. Or tune into Resonance …

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