LINKS

SOUNDS:
aflatsoulspreading
Mothballed source of funk LP DLs strictly “intended for review/evaluation purposes only.”
alphabetsoup.org
Blog for the funk, groove and b-boy breaks heads. Gets the monkey’s vote.
britishhiphop
Long running source of info on all things UK and hip-hop, number one.
certifiedbanger
Long running source of info on all things UK and hip-hop, number two.
craig charles funk & soul show
Long running source of all things funk and soul, old and new.
crossfire
Skateboards. Music. What more do you need…?
dailydiggers.com
Funk and hip-hop – what you need when a skateboard’s not enough.
diggerswithgratitude.com
They dig. They’re grateful. So should you be. True school hip-hop y’all.
ewanhoozami.com
Bristol bass music don.
fatlacemagazine
Well-sarky source of smug commentary on hip-hop for aging b-boys
fleamarketfunk.com
Funk, soul, hip-hop, reggae – wait a minute – I heard that somewhere before. Man knows his shit.
funkalicious.co.uk
Heavy, heavy funk and sweet, sweet soul. What’s not to like?
freebreaksblog
It’s like this: they blog about breaks that are free. Tin. Does what it says on…
ghettofunk.co.uk
Is it a label? Is it a genre? It’s the source for 99% of all things ghetto funk.
thehiphopchipshop.com
Want Salt N Pepa on that mate? “The plaice to be” for hip-hop comedy on the web
hookedonthat.blogspot.com
‘Urban’ new release schedules.
hotbutteredsoul.co.uk
Web home of Bristol funk and soul vinyl diggers ‘Hot Buttered Soul’.
iampragency.com/category/blog/
Blog where PR Agency I AM PR big themselves up.
lifesupportmachine.co.uk
Solid breaks blog.
loudat.com
Hilariously sweary go-to for all things dance music and how to get blogged if you’re a producer.
meme magazine
Currently mothballed funk, soul, electronica online mag.
mrsoulsbury
Blog for Bristol funk, hip-hop, breaks beat selector, Mr Soulsbury.
niceupuourarea.blogspot.co.uk
The monkey’s reggae homies. The go-to for reggae riddim and mash-up action.
nufunk.co.uk
Source for all things nufunk.
nufunk.net
Now mothballed dayglo rival of the above.
parisdjs
‘International music bureau’ and source of reggae, afro and soul – podcasts and freebies.
parkdalefunk.com
Another source of the funk.
potholesinmyblog
Big-ass left field hip-hop blog.
ropeadope.com
Funk, soul, hip-hop, electronica, clothing…
sherlockohms.org
Beat detective Ohms is always on the case with funk, soul, hiphop, reggae and breaks.
soulgeneration.co.uk
Home of the sleazy sound of ‘tittyshakers’.
thesoundofrealhiphop
Now mothballed source of 80s and 90s hip-hop DLs strictly “intended for review/evaluation purposes only.”
strictlyinde
UK hip-hop blog.
thebeatyard.com
UK breaks and electro blog.
thebootlegblog
Does what it says on the tin.
wepluggoodmusic.com
They plug good music.
will c. blog
He makes good music. Rapper/ producer Will C – the monkey’s Boston hip-hop connect.

VINYL STORES:
chemical-records.co.uk
The monkey’s local.
dustygrooveamerica
Stateside source of dope on plastic.
freakcity.co.uk
UK source of mod, punk, rockabilly and psychobilly.
juno.co.uk
The monkey’s primary go-to for wax.
phonicarecords.co.uk
London wax.
rapandsoulmailorder.com
Hip-hop and funk wax specifically.
sisterray.co.uk
More London wax.
suspectpackages.com
UK hip-hop wax
undergroundhiphop.com
US hip-hop wax.

BLOGROLL:
theamazingwildfunskillershow
Spanish blog for good new music. Don’t go there if you like Coldplay. And don’t come to MB either.
byroncrawford.com
Motor mouth blogger’s blog motor-home.
cannedapplause
“The piss stain on pop’s shiny new trainers.” Wordsmith music blog.
cosmicmenuofhappiness
The monkey’s first ever link. Gotta rep your homies.
shawnstussy.blogspot.com
Surf/ skate/ style/ art legend.
sketchboardart
MB homie got main drawing skills.
soul.blogger.de
Funky link dumpin’. Says it all.

LIFESTYLE:
1of50.com
UK style blog.
adidas.com/skateboarding
For your dopest sneaks needs.
ektaskateboards.com
Dope UK skate co.
eukicks.com
Upcoming sneaks for sneak freaks.
fiftyfifty
The monkey’s local skate store.
fumanchuclothing.com
Best t-shirt designs. Ever. Don’t argue.
grandflavour.com
Clothing for participators in the sport of kings no. 1.
hypebeast.com
Like, fashion and shit.
lakai.com
nicekicks.com
More links for sneaker freakers.
nike.com/nikeskateboarding
nofriends.com
Clothing for participators in the sport of kings no. 2.
pronebodyboarder.com
Clothing for participators in the sport of kings no. 3.
ropeadope.com
Music, culture, clothing.
sneakerfreaker.com
The original site for sneaker freakers.
subspecies.co.uk
urbanindustryblog
vans.co.uk
vicemagazine
weeklydrop.com
Like, more fashion and shit.
wesc
zooyork.com

ART:

  • artnouveaumagazine.com
  • deviantart.com
  • graphotism.com
  • juxtapoz.com
  • shrunkenheadz.com
  • weaponofchoicegallery.co.uk