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  • Blaketown 15 Apr 2013 12:47:14 5,658 posts
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    @imamazed Have they sold out? I might have a look see if the wife wants to go. I suspect she will.
  • Blaketown 15 Apr 2013 12:47:20 5,658 posts
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  • imamazed 15 Apr 2013 13:56:50 6,307 posts
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    @Blaketown I don't know tbh.

    Tickets have been on sale for a while. Me and mate kept putting it off, but we finally got round to it on friday. Judging by the rate it's been going there should be a few left, although I think he did day (he did all the booking) that there wasn't much choice left.

    Have a look on ticketmaster, essentially.

    Edited by imamazed at 14:03:53 15-04-2013
  • Deleted user 15 April 2013 13:57:34
    Choice?
  • Blaketown 15 Apr 2013 14:38:51 5,658 posts
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    Tell me there aren't seats.

    Saw Ozomatli at the Royal Festival Hall and it killed the usually amazing atmosphere of an Ozo gig.

    Though I am older now so a nice sit down might be nice. ;)

    Edited by Blaketown at 14:39:29 15-04-2013
  • imamazed 15 Apr 2013 14:41:20 6,307 posts
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    Blaketown wrote:
    Tell me there aren't seats.

    Saw Ozomatli at the Royal Festival Hall and it killed the usually amazing atmosphere of an Ozo gig.

    Though I am older now so a nice sit down might be nice. ;)
    Mixture of both I believe, but there is a lot of standing
  • Blaketown 15 Apr 2013 14:50:13 5,658 posts
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    Fair enough.

    Edited by Blaketown at 14:50:36 15-04-2013
  • Blaketown 15 Apr 2013 14:50:14 5,658 posts
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    .

    Edited by Blaketown at 14:50:54 15-04-2013
  • imamazed 15 Apr 2013 14:53:27 6,307 posts
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    Again though, I didn't book, so I'm not entirely sure.
  • Kovacs77 16 Apr 2013 19:39:06 544 posts
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    Just finished my first listen of 'Twelve Reasons To Die', the new Ghostface album. It's good, way better than Wu-Block, not as good as Apollo Kids... Not sure I love Adrian Younge's production, it sounds a bit muted compared with the stuff Ghost usually raps over. It's like he wants to sound like RZA but forgot to turn the drums up.

  • Blaketown 18 Apr 2013 13:37:19 5,658 posts
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    Looking forward to hearing that.

    Younge's production on The Delfonics album that came out last month was brilliant. Psychadelic but spare.

    I'd say he was more like Madlib or Dilla than Rza. Without actually being quite as good as any of those three to be fair.
  • Deleted user 18 April 2013 13:45:07
    Loving this!!

    Only just managed to track down Gab's most recent album. Best one yet I reckon.
  • Blaketown 18 Apr 2013 14:08:46 5,658 posts
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    I got it when it came out and have barely listened to it.

    Might pop it on now.
  • Deleted user 18 April 2013 14:21:53
    It's brilliant! I love all his albums but they have quite dramatic highs and lows, whereas this one is just banger after banger.

    Supposed to be a new Blackalicious at some point as well apparently.

    Oh, and the Mighty Underdogs collaboration with Lateef is also awesome.
  • Blaketown 18 Apr 2013 14:37:08 5,658 posts
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    Was going to say that about a new Blackalicious album. Great news.

    New Latyrx album this year too apparently.
  • Deleted user 18 April 2013 14:38:06
    Ooooh, excellent. I did get Lateef's album (firewire) imported at great expense recently. Kinda worth it...
  • Blaketown 18 Apr 2013 14:44:29 5,658 posts
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    Of course I might be misinformed.
  • Deleted user 18 April 2013 14:50:41
    Hah, some of those are ridiculous at the upper end.

    What a con anyway. Getting an album made and pressed isn't a big deal these days. You really seriously do not need £25k.
  • Deleted user 18 April 2013 17:44:36
    Hmmm, Jaden Smith appears to be a notch up on his old man!
  • Blaketown 24 Apr 2013 13:05:56 5,658 posts
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    I like this mixtape from a young 16 year old:

    Nehruvia by Bishop Nehru

    Beats from MF DOOM, DJ Premier, J Dilla, Madlib etc.

    Sample:
  • smoothpete 25 Apr 2013 17:14:24 34,208 posts
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    Not that we need reminding, but here is how fucking good jehst is:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WQAxWZ0LA44
  • Blaketown 26 Apr 2013 13:43:09 5,658 posts
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    He had a new track out for Record Store Day too:



    Plus, it's VideoGame related to should be posted on this forum anyway.
  • smoothpete 2 May 2013 09:20:36 34,208 posts
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    http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2013/may/02/kris-kross-chris-kelly-dies

    Biggie, Tupac, Guru, Big L, now this? Goddamn it.
  • Kovacs77 2 May 2013 20:34:16 544 posts
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    Went to see CHVRCHES last night in Manchester, this lot were supporting and kinda stole the show... Scottish hiphop, turns out to be fucking brilliant.

  • ibenam 2 May 2013 21:00:57 3,068 posts
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    Colour Code Everything

    Micky Worthless of Dont Flop fame

    Edited by ibenam at 21:01:14 02-05-2013
  • pacrifice 2 May 2013 21:18:19 4,164 posts
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBTLbyMKOdU

    Been listening to it alot this week.
  • ibenam 2 May 2013 22:19:59 3,068 posts
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    @pacrifice I call you and

    raise

    Edited by ibenam at 22:20:26 02-05-2013
  • pacrifice 3 May 2013 14:04:58 4,164 posts
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    @ibenam Touché brother. Touché.

    :)
  • Blaketown 3 May 2013 14:09:50 5,658 posts
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    Kovacs77 wrote:
    Went to see CHVRCHES last night in Manchester, this lot were supporting and kinda stole the show... Scottish hiphop, turns out to be fucking brilliant.

    http://youtu.be/TXZ2whuVXLs
    Young Fathers are Scottish?

    They are really good but I wouldn't have guessed that.

    This guy however...


    Edited by Blaketown at 14:13:42 03-05-2013
  • Blaketown 3 May 2013 14:26:03 5,658 posts
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    Properly excited about this White Mandingos album.

    Every track I've heard from it has been serious business.

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