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THE SCRIBES X J-BOOM feat. J STEDI & MR TEATIME: Haunted House Party (Vinyl 7″) + video

As we approach the anniversary of the start of lockdown, perhaps it is time to reflect on lockdown’s consequences for mental health. Obviously, having a govt. that kicked things off by ignoring best WHO pandemic advice because of a false political choice between the ‘people or the economy’ (not to mention ignoring the public health shortcomings identified in 2016’s Exercise
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THE SCRIBES: ‘Heart Breaks’ (prod. ASTRO SNARE) video + ‘Wash’ video

Scribes Heart Breaks videoLike the song says, breaking up is hard to do and we all know music helps with the pain which is indubitably why it’s such fertile ground for songwriters. Enter The Scribes with their own break-up cut, Heart Breaks off their Totem Trilogy Part 1 EP. Can they get a beat – or even some heart ‘breaks’ (thank you, I’m here all week!)? Oh hello, Astro Snare, thanks for stepping
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THE SCRIBES X ASTRO SNARE: ‘Mighty Mighty’ video

THE SCRIBES: 'Mighty Mighty' videoThe Scribes continue to promote their Totem Trilogy EP Pt 1 collab. with Astro Snare by releasing this video (produced entirely during isolation by Wild Child Studios (Instagram @wild_child_studios)) for reggae-influenced EP track Mighty Mighty. Since the track in question lyrically forms a broad call to rise up against corrupt power everywhere, what better topic for
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THE SCRIBES X ASTRO SNARE: Totem Trilogy Pt 1 EP

THE SCRIBES X ASTRO SNARE:  Totem Trilogy Pt 1 EPThe Scribes don’t do things by halves and just to prove that, they’re back with a new release, in three EP installments – the first of which is Totem Trilogy Part 1 – produced by Chicago-raised Astro Snare and featuring UK hardcore rap pioneer MC Duke. Oh yeah and the cover art is by illustrator Chris Malbon (a man whose client list includes Nike and Lucasfilm) which, when put with the
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SIRKLZ feat. THE SCRIBES: Circle (2016) Free download

Circle Sirklz The ScribesWaaiiitttt a minute! I know that tune – it’s on that Adidas AC Milan advert! That’s right – it’s Circle – the lead single of the forthcoming Dystopiary EP from Sirklz. Who he? Ewan Hoozami of course, as one of his increasing number of alter egos. And who’s that rapping on this tech-hop nugget – why it’s The Scribes – drawing from the same wellsprings of dystopian misery as their Mr
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THE SCRIBES present: MR TEATIME And The End Of The World (2015)

Mr Teatime End of World The ScribesRating: ★★★★★ Apparently, The Scribes boys recently ‘received’ an email from the future (2074 to be precise) courtesy of one ‘Mr Teatime’ who has survived a nuclear holocaust which let’s face it, is a mixed blessing at best. Worse, ‘the machines’ have also survived and as – any viewer of The Matrix and Terminator series will tell, this never works out well for humans. Still, at least
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THE SCRIBES: A Story All About How (2015)

A Story All About How The ScribesGiven that it’s been a couple of years in the making, I’m sure that UK hip-hop outfit The Scribes won’t mind the fact that this has been a couple of months in the writing. Well I say a ‘couple of months in the writing’ – ‘a couple of months overlooked in the inbox’ is nearer the mark, which is a shame since their second LP A Story All About How is a sixteen track opus of
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THE SCRIBES: Blood In Your Eyes (2015)

Blood In Your Eyes The ScribesRating: ★★★★★ “Stay on the road…keep clear of the moors” – sound advice issued a generation ago now – so what manner of men would ignore it when there’s something hairy on the loose in darkest Devon? Why UK party hip-hop outfit and signings to Dizzee Dustin’s Kamikazi Airlines label The Scribes of course who ventured, in the face of all common sense, into the wilds of Britain to
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