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Grand Puba ‘Reel to Reel’ 25th Anniversary Mixtape

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Blurb from WhoSampled: “Grand Puba’s debut LP ‘Reel to Reel’ celebrated its 25th anniversary a little less than a week ago. The album was recorded in the wake of Puba’s departure from Brand Nubian and the largely self-produced long player is more closely aligned sonically with the Nubians’ early work[…]

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WhoSampled x Stax Records: Isaac Hayes ‘The Spirit of Memphis’

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I recently worked on a great project curating content for a WhoSampled mini-site in support of the forthcoming Stax Records release, ‘Isaac Hayes: The Spirit of Memphis’. Explore the history of Isaac’s early life plus the influence of his seminal recordings for the Stax label via playlists, infographics and interactive[…]

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Interview for Okayplayer

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I was recently my honor to be interviewed for the cultural oracle that is OkayPlayer. Predictably a bit of work related stuff for starters, but also some chat about the recent Pugs Atomz album, historical stuff and some future bits and pieces. With thanks to Madeleine Byrne who conducted the[…]

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Explore the Influence of KPM with WhoSampled

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This fun project is something I’ve been working on with WhoSampled and EMI for the last month or so. Blurb from WhoSampled: “An acronym for its founding fathers ‘Keith-Prowse-Maurice’, KPM is a label with a storied history which dates all the way back to the 1870 when instrument maker Robert[…]

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