Tag Archives: F-Block

BEATNIK CITY: Northern Beats Vol. 2 (2016)

northern-beats-vol-1-beatnik-cityRating: ★★★★★ Things are looking musically bright already before we’ve even got to 2017 – at least on the booty edits front. Why? Because Beatnik City have lined up another scorching outing of sixties and seventies soul-inspired booty beats. One track deeper than Volume 1, Northern Beats Vol. 2 effortlessly maintains the high standards of its as predecessor as a go-to source of dancefloor

BEATNIK CITY: The Beat Kicks Vol. 1 (2015)

The Beat Kicks Vol. 1 Beatnik CityRating: ★★★★★ Can the beat kick? The answer, judging by the contents of the Beatnik City label’s latest – The Beat Kicks Vol. 1, would seem to be an emphatic, ‘yes it can!’ This follow-up to The Rio District Vol. 1 switches the focus from party breaks edits of sixties Brazilian grooves to party breaks edits of any 50s or 60s gear that hasn’t been nailed firmly down. Expect to hear Jacques

F-BLOCK: Wine Or Grind EP (2013)

I’d always thought of Wine Or Grind as a question – the answer to which is ‘grind’ of course – especially if Prince Buster is asking. Not so F-Block though who issues it here sans question mark like it’s some sort of order. And we all like taking orders don’t we? You know – chained up – making whimpering noises, hoping we haven’t forgotten our ‘safe’ word…we’ve all been there. He’s certainly convinced