[RATING: 5] There are less than thirty days to go before the worst year in recent memory is consigned to history and the big question is – ‘Is there time for The Allergies to squeeze out one more 45 before it’s lights out on 2020? Looks like there is! So gather around for the party is jumping off! Or rather say hello to Jumping Off b/w Gather Around – less track titles than descriptions of what will happen when the DJ drops either side of this vinyl 7″. But of course you’d expect nothing less from the boys than enough high energy breakbeat thrills to prompt spontaneous crowd-forming and party liveliness. The former samples the duo’s very own Andy Cooper-featuring Main Event off 2017’s Push On LP for a windmilling slice of uptempo b-boy breaks while the latter delivers a sixties R&B-inspired party breaks bounce. Don’t mind if I do.
(Out now on Jalapeno Records)