MUSIC

With origins, initially in the world of underground Canadian rap, OBGM have trodden a slightly different path into the world of raucous, thumping, post punk rock. Influenced by bands like Bad Brains and Trash Talk, the quartet of Densil McFarlane (the founder), Colanthony Humphrey, Joe Brosnan...

The first release on the new Berlin based Jazz Cabbage label, is the Chrono Synclastic Infundibulum ep a quartet of cuts to massage the inner ear. The lead cut used to promo the ep Mary Lou is the standout number. It’s up-tempo house with smidgens of nu-jazz as...

If you check the #itchysilk music back catalogue you will know we like our London based verbalist Nick Blackos. In previous posts we have celebrated Nick’s ability to bring some cerebral slightly surreal down tempo hip-hop. Here he employs the services of Alpahabetsheaven. The London based...

Perhaps James Heather might like to keep this under wraps but we feel it’s important. We know James as a brilliant PR fellow at Ninja Tune. Plying the music of artists like Kamasi Washington, Roots Manuva and Lapalux he clearly has an ear for cultured sounds. Unbeknown...

Fifi Rong really embraces this current musical world where independent artists CAN make bonafide careers without the help of some powerful music label. Fifi has shown with well-planned Pledge campaigns and a sizeable fan base that the need for a large label seems to be...