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DJ's CHOICE:  THE REBEL feat. DARK ANGEL/ DJ VADIM feat. MACKA BIt’s been a while since the monkey’s had any proper bashment business to report but that particular drought is over now with the arrival of this new DJ’s Choice 45. Hitherto, DJ’s Choice has, of course, been the collective term for Rome’s ‘soul shakedown’ party-starter the Rebel DJ and Lisbon’s Dedy Dread. Now, however, it is also the name of the record label started by the Rebel DJ. The first

CUT LA VIS feat. JOE BURN & DARK ANGEL: Ruling Sound

CUT LA VIS feat. JOE BURN & DARK ANGEL:  Ruling SoundCut La Vis is all primed to come back and run shit reggae-hip-hop-wise shortly with a new album. Before he does that though, here’s new single Ruling Sound featuring emcee Joe Burn and dancehall hero Mowty Mahlyka a.k.a. the man they call Dark Angel. Cue a reliably thumpy 95 bpm boom-bap beat, bubbling keys, swirly bleeps n FX, Joe Burn’s staccato helium bars and Dark Angel on

AMP OUTERNATIONAL & JSTAR feat. DARK ANGEL: Holy Rastafari (2015)

Holy Rastafari JStar Amp Outernational Dark AngelHoly Rastafari bassman! Watch JStar dj live and he’s capable of going through musical genres like Russell Brand goes through females and even if they are all linked by a love of the bottom end (the genres JStar plays, I can’t speak for Brand) he always returns to his true love. Again, JStar that is, not Brand. And JStar’s musical true love is reggae. In this case thunderous digi-dub made in

DIRTY DUBSTERS feat. DARK ANGEL: Ol Bongo Cart (2014)

Ol Bongo Cart Dirty Dubsters Dark AngelRating: ★★★★★ The latest from Dirty Dubsters features dancehall voice Dark Angel and goes by the title of Ol Bongo Cart. Ol’ what? Surely this track isn’t celebrating a horse-drawn means of transporting afro-cuban percussion instruments? Time for an email to the Dubsters. Except they don’t know what it means either. But they know a man who does. It transpires that ‘bongo cart’ (if

BLEND MISHKIN: Red Eye Riddim (2014)

Red Eye Riddim Blend MishkinWhat do you know? There’s a bit more sunshine around and here’s a bit more reggae in the shape of Blend Mishkin and his forthcoming Red Eye Riddim pack. That’ll be one resoundingly uplifting riddim then and no fewer than six versions from: Gappy Ranks, Lady Ann, Dark Angel, Clinton Sly, Mandinka Warrior and Redwan. With titles like Good Sensi, Boom Draw, Sensi and Herbsman