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BEATTRIX & NATIVE STYLES: ‘Mad Wild’ video (2017)

A fat but complex double-bassline heralds the intro to Beattrix & Native Styles’ contribution to Vol. 4 of B-Line Recordings’ The B-Line EP Vol. 4 and then the drums kick in for emcees Reachwun and Strange Man Called Seb to lace with bars. Since two of the four skills are thus represented, perhaps a video representing the two remaining skills to provide the correct ambience? A nearly four-

BEATTRIX: Grab The Mic/ Passion Taster (2015)

Grab The Mic Passion Taster BeattrixStand by for Brit-hop action as Beattrix delivers a funky double-header in the shape of Grab The Mic and Passion Taster. The former features Cardiff-based Dead Residents member Junior Disprol spit smoking syllables over a slab of uptempo old school b-boy bait while the latter features old-timers Dookie Squad delivering vociferous verse over a slower beat that sounds like the drums were

BEATTRIX: Take It Back To Bring It Forward (2013)

Yo! DJ Beattrix on the mix! With two ‘t’s fool! As in not like Potter or Kiddo. That’s right Beattrix rhymes with ‘neat tricks’ and he’s certainly managed one here. Take It Back To Bring It Forward is an assured debut of fourteen sun-drenched, uptempo, funky boom-bap beats featuring a host of UK emcees and mastering by No Sleep Nigel of Gunshot/ Blade production credits