ERNIE HAWKS & THE SOUL IGS – Scorpio Man Theme. 7″

Every once in a while I get hit from behind with a funk nugget that causes me to twist and turn around to see what hit me. Scorpio Man Theme was one of those moments. Midtempo b-boy friendly drums drop, then laced up with extra percussion, a couple of simple catchy guitars twinkle, the melody…

FREEDOM 35s – Dante’s Peak. 7″

Heavy hittin’ mod-funk from Keady, County Armagh, Northern Ireland. Woah, this is tough. Clocking in at a 150bpms it’s a take no prisoners track dedicated to their favourite actor, Pierce Brosnan. If you drove from Keady to Dublin you would go through his hometown of Drogheda. And incidentally the film Dante’s Peak was directed by…

KADHJA BONET – The Visitor LP Vinyl

The Lost World originally started out as a more relaxed space that subscribed heavily to a musical mantra usually ascribed to that of a Cocktail Bar, but after 4 years its managed to become a more lively beast and the tempo has increased. Despite that we still bookend the nights with many a downtempo track….

AEON SEVEN – Lowdown Spectrum (video mix)

Exciting. I love me a compact megamix.  This is a very well executed visual accompaniment to French lad AEON SEVEN‘s 10min mix Lowdown Spectrum. At the moment it’s a video on YT or available as a digital download over at his Bandcamp page. Really hoping this gets onto vinyl somehow. It takes me back to…