Three on a Thursday #60


Evening guys … it’s that time of the week again!

This time we’ve got some wonky electronica, a quality soul cover and some hiphop (of course …)

Cheers for those of you who made it down to Big Chill Bar on Friday night, it was a thoroughly up for it crowd. If you like that sort of thing, check the Gigs link above.

Righty-ho, lets get down to business.

It’s been a while since I’ve tipped a doomtree cut (ToT#7 so absolutely ages …) but this one caught my ear. Taking a shuffling litle break, and adding a stack of multi tracked acoustic guitar Cecil Otter‘s track Box Car Diaries, reminds me a little of Def Jux‘s Aesop Rock, down to the rapid fire flow, and concious lyrics. Wrap your ears round this one…

How’s about some wonky mellowness next eh? wAgAwAgA – yes that is how they write it – chucks some sinophile strings over a dubby bassline, crisp snare snaps and some mellow breakbeat style filtered strings (yes, such a thing does exist, if you don’t believe me, listen to the tune about 4 minutes in. See what I mean?) to give you Nagoya – good innit?

For QSO fans, Alice Russell getting back together with Will ‘Quantic’ Hollandand making sweet, sweet music is a match made in heaven (not like that you sack of perverts). I’ll Keep My Light In My Window is a wonderfully little mellow jazzysoul number from Quantic and the Combo BarbaroDamn, it’s good to see them back …

There’s also a fantastic little mini-documentary of the guys in the studio recording the track from long time Quantic collaborator, B+

About djsherlockohms

Obsessive music nerd for since his formative years, Sherlock Ohms finally pulled his finger out and started inflicting his collection of Funk, Soul, Hip-hop, Reggae, Breaks, Beats and random ephemera on the unwitting public in mid-2008. Since then he's graced the airwaves of Big Chill FM and Purple Radio, the stages of the Festinho festival, and the DJ booths of the UK fluffing for the likes of DJ Moneyshot, Boca 45 and Ugly Duckling. Whether it's early morning chilled wig outs, or eclectic party starting beat fests there's a reason they call him 'No Shit Sherlock' View all posts by djsherlockohms

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