Almost missed this week , courtesy of a iOS update … took a flippin age!
First up this week is a slice of mellow hip-hoppy/reggae nonsense from my man DJ Maars, who first featured on this ole blog waaaaay back in 2012, back in the days of the Riddim Fruit/Booty Fruit labels
(and yes, this is the track I justified buying, on 7″, all the way from Australia … available now over on the Easy Now Recordings bandcamp
Last one was a bit of a stumble across – I was trying to find a link to the Screechy Dan vocal where the ‘here we go, yo’ vocal sample comes from for the DJ Maars track and found FU2′s track with an identical name, Boomin in a Ya Jeep – properly lovely old school 90’s hip-hop.
According to the (admittedly crap audio quality version) of the video, the director popped up on the YouTube comments, and claims that the video contains the first ‘drone shot’ footage for a band, as he rigged a camera to an old RC helicopter for the footage …