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Author Archives: Ringo P

Onoe Caponoe | Funky Butterfly

On a lesser tongue the notion of a “Funky Butterfly” would invite at best polite appreciation of a metaphor too twee to take seriously, when Onoe Caponoe’s on the mic … Continue reading

October 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

Scorzayzee | Great Britain vinyl (& mug) pre-order live, now!

I don’t know if Scorzayzee’s P Brothers produced Great Britain is the greatest UK hiphop single of all time. It’s definitely a contender, or at least it will be later … Continue reading

September 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

DanimaL & Oxymoron | Debauchery

What starts out as potentially light relief with DanimaL & Oxymoron giving us exactly what they promise soon turns into some hideously compelling fuckery. “She gives me head for a … Continue reading

June 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

Gee Bag & Illinformed | Foreigners

More sweet soulful pain and rage from Gee Bag and Illinformed set to the kind of imagery sure to provoke anxious nostalgia from any Briton old enough to remember the … Continue reading

June 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

Deema | Rat Race

The kind of track that’s so damn good you could waste an afternoon trying to figure out how to do justice to that brilliance in words before giving up and … Continue reading

June 4, 2020 · Leave a comment

Fidel Cutstro Ft Da Twinnaz | Dark America

I figure there’s a lot of hip-hop fans at the moment digging in their archives for solace or inspiration. As Brighton’s own Fidel Cutstro comments in the notes for this … Continue reading

June 4, 2020 · Leave a comment

Silent Eclipse | Best At Slavery

No moving images for this 1995 Britcore classic from Silent Eclipse but can’t say that matters much when it and the whole damn “Psychological Enslavement” album is such a perfect … Continue reading

June 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

Genesis Elijah | Cancel

This is awesome. Can’t say I’ve always been the most manic Genesis Elijah fan but he’s one of those artists where his whole career has been so bloody minded there’s … Continue reading

May 30, 2020 · Leave a comment

Hutch | Can I Blag A Roll Up?

Proof that videos of demented youngsters chatting shit on the streets of Brighton will never get old. Give that man a round of applause and pay him with a bacon … Continue reading

January 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

Big Toast | Don’t Be A Tory

So, yeah. Our first post in a while. Old blog-heads don’t die, they get chubby and move to Miami. Or London, or Portslade, or wherever. And every so often they … Continue reading

December 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Dizraeli | Madness

Is it just me or is this the best thing Dizraeli’s ever done by a long shot? Kind of amazed it hasn’t got more than 500 views in its first … Continue reading

February 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

B-Movie Millionaires (Lee Scott & Black Josh) | Social Media

I’ve been saying social media is over for years now but in the last couple of weeks my teenage kids have started to agree with me so I reckon this … Continue reading

January 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Who had the best 2017 rap-up?

So Uncle Murda is telling everyone to tell (Mad) Skillz that they’re through with him and to be fair I’d say Murda has the better track this year, but I’m … Continue reading

January 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Marci Phonix | Riot

Hard hitting stuff from grime veteran Marci Phonix channelling riot level energy to smash a few stereotypes. Still ready for the murkage after all these years. Not quite sure which … Continue reading

September 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

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