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BOUGEE BANDOLINI: Champion Eagle

BOUGEE BANDOLINI: Champion EagleLike breakbeat? Like dancehall? Like Steve Miller? Boy are you in luck for Bougee Bandolini have got you well and truly covered! Or at least remixers DiscObeta and Temponauts have got you covered with two remixes of Bandolini cut Champion Eagle. First up is the DiscObeta version which delivers a raucous Buju Banton vocal over a loose and grooving slab of breakbeat carved from Miller’s Fly
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RADIO TRIP: Computers Singing (Vinyl 7″)

RADIO TRIP: Computers Singing (Vinyl 7It’s all about that ‘same basic sound; same basic pattern’ here with Jalapeno Records doing the decent thing and giving a ‘first time on 45 single’ release to Computers Singing by Radio Trip (a.k.a. The Apples’ Mixmonster and Schoolmaster) off their late noughties Music Heads LP. If you remember the track (and if you’ve previously heard it, you definitely won’t have forgotten it
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INCREDEEPLE, KESTA & DJAR ONE: Beats House Records Xmas 2021 Mix

INCREDEEPLE, KESTA & DJAR ONE:  Beats House Records Xmas 2021 MixThe period between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day isn’t traditionally a time for stuff to hit the monkey’s virtual doormat but when this traditionally-themed mix from the Beats House Records crew did make it through the letterbox on Christmas Eve, it seemed rude not to post about it. Of course, few were going to be reading on Christmas Eve or Day and on Boxing Day – what
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MONKEYBOXING.COM – Top Ten Albums 2021

Monkeyboxing - Top Ten Albums 2021MONKEYBOXING.COM – Top 10 Albums 2021
Based on a highly complex algorithm derived from how often shit gets played on the MB sound system, this chart details the monkey’s biggest albums of 2021!
(See Monkeyboxing.com – Top 10 Tracks – 2021 HERE)
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MONKEYBOXING.COM – Top Ten Tracks 2021

MONKEYBOXING.COM – Top 10 Tracks 2021
Based on a highly complex algorithm derived from how often shit gets played on the MB sound system, this chart details the monkey’s biggest albums of 2021!
(See Monkeyboxing.com – Top 10 Albums – 2021 HERE)
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URSULA 1000 feat. EMMA NOBLE: Gimme A Sign

URSULA 1000 feat. EMMA NOBLE:  Gimme A SignYou can always rely on NYC’s Ursula 1000 for retro-futuristic sounds so it’s no surprise that Gimme A Sign kicks off with Latin boogaloo-style bongos and scorching Hammond keys. Our Ursula’s not one to confine himself to a single decade in his influences though so when a pumping nu-disco beat commences, adorned with synthwork, boogie and even Eastern influences
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KRAFTY KUTS feat. DYNAMITE MC: The Remedy

Krafty Kuts RemedyHave you got the poison? Don’t worry, Krafty Kuts and Dynamite MC have got the remedy in the form of new single collab. entitled – er – The Remedy. It’s not the first time the pair have worked together nor even the second or third (though possibly the fourth) and finds Krafty supply a noughties boom-clap-style, bass heavy hip-hop beat over which Dyna rocks the mic.  But
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FARHOT (feat. NNEKA & JUJU ROGERS): Kabul Fire Vol. 2

Coming at ya with the leftfield beats again on their next 45, it’s Italian label Little Beat More in collaboration with Kabul Fire Records. This time the featured artist is Afghan-born producer Farhot and all three tracks on new drop Kabul Fire Vol. 2 are lifted from his Kabul Fire Vol. 2 LP which is quite a lot of Kabul fire, you have to agree. And what that translates into is three hip-hop cuts
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DR RUBBERFUNK: Drums Of Joy Vol. 1

DR RUBBERFUNK: Drums Of Joy Vol. 1Got drums? You will do after this if you know what’s good for you since Jalapeno Records DJ/producer stalwart, Dr Rubberfunk has just dropped his new live drum loops package Drums Of Joy Vol. 1. Turns out the release is the product of our man re-visiting and chopping out the best bits from a twenty year old drum sesh recorded just after the release of his debut single Harry The
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OMEGAMAN: Under The Covers EP

OMEGAMAN: Under The Covers EPOmegaman returns with his new four-track EP, Under The Covers which includes a reboot of Dandy Livingstone’s evergreen rocksteady A Message To You Rudy, also famously covered by The Specials. A brave man, you might think, treading in such shadows but actually, this isn’t half bad at all, employing (as it does) Lucy Vella’s laid-back vocal to add a different spin to things
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