20 Nov

Joe Clockwork – Tools EP (Lordcore 03)

It's been a while since we posted last but there is a very good reason for that, I've had some health issues resulting in me having to go into hospital. The result was I've not been allowed to do anything for the last few weeks other than reading, watching TV/Films and listening to some music.   The plus side is that I have indeed listened to a shit ton of music and I've got some...

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03 Feb

The Handroidz – Vanguard

To coin one of Fourbearjrs favourite phrases, tonight is going to be a quick one, and i'm just going to opt for a track that has long long been a favourite of mine, The Handroidz – Vanguard. Vanguard as a track is one of those occasion where so many elements from different genres come together and it came at a time when the slo-motion electronica/deep house sound was still in it's embryonic stage. Down around the 94bpm range it's...

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16 Sep DJ Woody and Sean Vinylment - A Country Practice

DJ Woody & Sean Vinylment – A Country Practice

I'm gonna be frank, it's been a shocking week, and it's only Wednesday. I know you're not that interested but the upshot is that I haven't had much time to find, buy and listen to music, so I've been digging in my mixtape collection and in particular my old hip hop tapes.   But I'm not actually going for any of those because yesterday DJ Woody & Sean Vinylment's – A Country Practice mixtape.   If...

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14 Nov

Beyond There – The Positive Step

Aaaaahhh! well now, this is an outstanding choice, even if do say so myself, and I know for a fact Fourbearsjr is up rocking around his kitchen as i type: Beyond There – The Positive Step If you haven't heard of Dave Pauls Bomb Hip Hop record label then for shame. "Their the Return of the DJ" series was quite possibly responsible for single handedly resurrecting the hip hop dj, 7 albums deep it was a must have for anyone into hip hop not just turntablism,...

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29 Oct http://jeanduvoyage.com/

Billie Holiday – Love for Sale (Jean du Voyage Remix)

Going to stick with the remix/re-edit tip here and go with this wonderful re-rub of Billie Holiday – Love for Sale Billie Holiday – Love for Sale (Jean du Voyage Remix) Deep House and jazz have long been lustful bed partners, especially when it comes to female singers like Nina Simone and Holiday. Songstress – See Line Woman being the perfect case in point. So, it's no surprise to see Love for Sale get a re-work. The crux...

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