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UK Fresh ’86 – 25th anniversary

July 23, 2011


Unbelievable that this week, the 19th in fact, marked the 25th anniversary of UK Fresh ’86. It’s almost inconceivable to me that 25 years ago I was at Wembley Arena in my finest Fila tracksuit top and Adidas Trim Trab trainers (I did have some trousers on as well but I’m unable to remember what they were). […]

I love Marley Marl’s eighties sound

April 22, 2011


I love Marley Marl’s Pop Art/Cold Chillin’ sound. There, I’ve said it. I’ve finally and publicly professed my love. A bit like kissing outside the John Snow. Marley Marl sound tracked my youth. He’s a legend. Only a few Hip Hop producers ever achieve such legendary status, becoming bigger than the rappers they produce, their […]