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FUNKINGTON MANOR PRODUCTIONS: Win a DJ Set at Boomtown Fair (2015)

Funkington Manor DJ Competition 2015 Boomtown FairTime to get your shit together aspiring funky-ass festival djs as Funk From The Trunk spinoff, Funkington Manor Productions, is running a competition to win the chance to play a set at Funkington Manor at the Boomtown Fair this year!  All you have to do is upload a suitably appropriate mix to soundcloud or mixcloud, tag it with ‘Funkington Manor 2015’, using the official comp.

EWAN HOOZAMI: Manorism EP (2013) + ‘You’re Mine’ free download

The title of Ewan Hoozami‘s Manorism EP is apparently a celebration of the antics that he and his dj crew Funk From The Trunk indulge in at their annual invasion of Boomtown Fair a.k.a. Funkington Manor. It’s a four track affair featuring nu-funk, latin and swing breaks and what Hoozami is pleased to call ‘crack gospel.’ This last refers to final track, Let There Be Light, which sandwiches a

BASEMENT FREAKS: Funk From The Trunk (2013) + Booty Shackin’ Free download

You can count on one hand the number of key players in the forging of the ghetto funk scene who actually had an album of anything out prior to that scene’s creation. But George Fotiadis a.k.a Basement Freaks was one of them. Even so, the funky, latin, afro, nujazz, chilled breaks of his debut Urban Jungle were a far cry from the warping synth-bass line/ breakbeat monsters (of which BF