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THE CHI-LITES: Clapham Grand, London headline gig 6 March (2015)

The Chi Lites London March 2015Have you seen them? Tell me have you seen them? I could laugh, tell you a few jokes but that still wouldn’t ease your pain. What might is the news that smoothie Chi-town soul legends The Chi-Lites (as in sampled by Beyonce for Crazy In Love – the most high profile sample in umpteen samplings of the band) are playing the Clapham Grand in London on 6 March this year! If that news

DOOM & MADLIB: 12 October HMV Forum, London (2012)

Who is that masked man? It’s DOOM you prick, everyone knows that…DOOM (I’m not shouting, he likes it all caps apparently)…you know – the artist formerly known as MF Doom a.k.a. Zev Love X, King Geedorah, Viktor Vaughn (among various nom-de-plumes) or Daniel Dumile to his mum. Anyway the former KMD rapper, sometime collaborator with Madlib and Dangermouse and

EPMD: UK show – February 2011 – London, HMV Forum

Is it possible to pack in some feeble EPMD-referencing wordplay whilst commenting on this rare rampage in the big smoke at London’s HMV Forum on 19 February next year? Actually, I might already have started. One suspects Errick and Parrish may not be making as many dollars as they’d currently like given that the last time they gigged in London was ten years ago. Not that I’m suggesting they’re gold diggers or anything – I would imagine things’ll be business as usual for the boys and that they’ll let the funk flow.