Record Store Day is in its seventh year of existence and although the sheen is rapidly wearing thin – largely because of major label re-issue madness – there will of course be plenty of excellent treats to pick up this year.
Our post is slightly London centric and we’re happy to inform you that the likes of; Sister Ray, Sounds of The Universe, BM, Phonica, If, Rough Trade (East AND West), Music & Video Exchange (Soho, Notting Hill and Greenwich) and Soul Brother will all … [read more]
Our monthly outing on London’s NTS radio station happened on Saturday (29 September) and is now available for you to stream and download via our podcast feed. The 49th edition of The Jus Like Music Show was hosted by Gav and featured two hours of solid music, spanning beats, house, hip-hop, soul, disco and much more.
The show kicked off with Hawks & Spies by Debian Black – which is available right now on First Word Records, and then danced its way … [read more]
The latest edition of The Jus Like Music Show on NTS is now available to stream and download via our podcast feed. We featured an interview with the enigmatic spoken word emcee, B.A.N.G., that we recorded recently in east London.
Beyond that, we played a solid selection of new music, including tracks from Gang … [read more]
As well as sharing some exclusive Medlar, AND upcoming Wolf Music, tracks, we also had a brief chat with the mysterious Medlar and Stu from Wolf Music. Collectively, we experienced what some people might describe as “epic banter”, although I’m not entirely sure that I understand what that means.
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UKHH99-07 is a mix by Jeej for Jus Like Music on Mixcloud, featuring UK hip-hop tracks which came out between 1999 and 2007.
I recently put together a sort of retrospective of UK hip-hop, spanning 1999 to 2007. It was a cathartic experience in a way, as I’ve not really followed UK hip-hop very closely for a while now. In fact, the clue is in the title; 2007 – that’s when I reckon I actively stopped following UK hip-hop. It’s hard to pin-point the … [read more]
Just before Christmas we had ATLASt in the NTS studio for our weekly radio show; The Jus Like Music Show. ATLASt was over visiting from Brisbane, Australia and played us a deep selection of beats-oriented music from artists and labels based in Australia.
We also had a chat on air with ATLASt, aka Warren Handley, about his involvement with the scene in Brisbane as a producer, DJ and multi-talented visual artist. We had a super fun time and stuff.
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The most recent edition of The Jus Like Music Show on NTS is now available via our podcast feed to stream or download. Our very special guest in the studio was jazz singer Zara McFarlane, whose album, Until Tomorrow, dropped recently on Gilles Peterson‘s Brownswood Recordings. With BUG absent we had friend of the show, and previous guest, Nick Woodmansey (AKA Emanative) on co-host duties with Gav.
Nick spun a fine jazz set early on to set the mood before … [read more]
The latest edition of The Jus Like Music Show on NTS is now available to stream and download via our podcast feed. We had friend of the show, Wrongg (aka Wannabeats, aka Roni), over from Tel Aviv live in the studio to spin an all-Israeli set.
We also had a chat with Wrongg and he explained exactly where the scene is at over in Israel now. Sounds like it’s in a good place! Beyond that, we also dropped new tracks from fLako, Salva, Full … [read more]
The newest edition of The Jus Like Music Show on NTS is now available to download via our podcast feed and stream via our Mixcloud page. It was a bit lonely in the NTS studio this week as BUG was off sick and Trev The Intern was signed off with stress – so it was just Gav on his lonesome! But, that didn’t effect the high quality output, oh no!
We span two hours of the finest new music, with album features from Blue … [read more]