Tag: cookie crew

April 12 /

This is a response to the frankly whack Guardian listicle about the greatest female rappers that James (hi!) sent to me and Kirk. 4/10 – that’s not only my ‘see me after class’ score, it’s also the paltry amount I…

January 10 /

Around the new year UK hip hop lost a great rapper and producer, Mark Barnes aka Mark B (of Mark B and Blade fame). I held off saying much because I wanted something more official than a tweet from others…

January 1 /

Firstly Happy New Year! What says more like 2013 than a mix of late 1980’s house, jacking, acid house and hip house classics? Nothing that’s what! I’ve posted my R-House mix many moons before, but strangely not the original 95…

November 16 /

At 44 no less, from a heart attack in Charing Cross Hospital. Although many might wonder ‘who?’ or scoff now, he was the first signed UK rapper, and also produced and was A&R for the early UK rap scene, even…