things I will attempt to do this week

invoicing for Woofah / lots of scanning / dump stuff in charity shop / water newly planted (not by me) vegetables / listen to the new blogariddims podcast / get technics deck fixed / transcribe an interview tape / review Downpressor’s record he sent me ages ago / purchase mixtapes by Jammer, Tinchy Stryder and …

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new

Most of last week was spent putting Woofahs in envelopes, getting it into shops and telling people about how great it is. Which was and is, a good laff. Here’s a quick run down of some other stuff tho: Paul Meme has an album coming out! And some other stuff I don’t know if I …

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Blogariddims: One Drop

weareie: Blogariddims Update On the latest three mixes of this crucial series. Of particular interest is the latest, from Dave Stelfox. Entitled One Drop And You Don’t Stop, it’s an essential rundown of proper JA roots material from recent years. All killer no filler, but if you’re like you’ll be less keen on the floaty …

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lower end spasm.: blogariddims

I’ve somehow managed to get through the last few weeks without writing about the new series of blogariddims. Points off for me, but you’ve been on board this anyway, right? Eclectic one hour podcasts down the wire every fortnight. Episode 28 is the bizness – mentalist Brazillian funk stuff which veers off into awesome retro …

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blogariddims ORGY

Harvard-based college radio station ‘WHRB’, broadcasts to the whole of Boston. They are about to broadcast every single blogariddims podcast in an orgy of musical mentalism: Each January and May, during the Reading and Exam Periods of Harvard College, WHRB presents marathon-style musical programs devoted to a single composer, performer, genre, or subject. The New …

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bounce me notes

Hungry for more, huh? Here are a few thoughts on the riddims themselves… I had planned to try and outdo Droid’s recent commentary on his raggamortis mix, but time has not allowed this. Plus I realised that I would basically just be plagiarising large chunks of Dancehall Explosion: Reggae Music Into The Next Millennium by …

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blogariddims 19 / john eden – bounce me back to 98

riddim / original label / producer Broke Bottle / Q45 / Desmond & Rupert Blake 1. Egg Nog – Getaway Driver 2. Beenie Man – Always Be My Baby 3. Harry Toddler – Get Gal Easy 4. Version Baddis Ting / Hi-Profile / Richard Browne 5. General Degree – Miss Gotti 6. Chico – …

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