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Mates’ Crates, a series headed up by our friend Andrei Sandu, dives into the tales behind records and digs deeper into our connections to music. These are not reviews, they’re stories. Disco heat as we head into autumn this time with Dee Dee Sharp Gamble’s “Breaking and Entering”.  Label: Philadelphia International Records  | Year: 1980 | Discogs: Dee Dee Sharp […]

Lockdown Live Lounge returns with two more concerts from one home to another! We may still be (2 metres) apart, but now more than ever we need to connect with our online communities to bring us together. We hope to do just that this week, with some more fresh talent from around the globe. Lockdown […]

Lockdown Live Lounge returns with two more concerts from one home to another! We may still be (2 metres) apart, but now more than ever we need to connect with our online communities to bring us together. We hope to do just that this week, with some more fresh talent from around the globe. Lockdown […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. For this edition, we’re delighted to sift through the selections of South London krautrock quartet, Monzanto Sound! Monzanto Sound combine a psychedelic aesthetic with an interest and awareness […]

Mates’ Crates, a series headed up by our friend Andrei Sandu, dives into the tales behind records and digs deeper into our connections to music. These are not reviews, they’re stories. An iconic track to both dance and hip-hop this time with Afrique’s version of “Soul Makossa”.  Label: Pye International  | Year: 1973 | Discogs: Afrique – Soul Makossa A great […]

Lockdown Live Lounge returns with two more concerts from one home to another! We may still be (2 metres) apart, but now more than ever we need to connect with our online communities to bring us together. We hope to do just that this week, with some more fresh talent from around the globe. Lockdown […]

Better off together ❤️ A rivalry as old as time itself, or at least the 19th century, the great cities of Liverpool and Manchester are famous foes. Originally thought to have stemmed from the dues Mancunian merchants would have to pay Scouse canal operators, it’s a rivalry that’s found its way into all corners of […]

Lockdown Live Lounge returns with two more concerts from one home to another! We may still be (2 metres) apart, but now more than ever we need to connect with our online communities to bring us together. We hope to do just that this week, with some more fresh talent from around the globe. Lockdown […]

Griot City Records & SheBeKeke present Ephemera, a new album fusing spoken word & music from multi-disciplinary artist & poet SheBeKeke. SheBeKeke likes to turn her poems into songs and has been making waves in the Manchester spoken word scene for a long time. Her previous works, Moonwhile and Abecedarian, showcase a mixture of poetry […]

Mates’ Crates, a series headed up by our friend Andrei Sandu, dives into the tales behind records and digs deeper into our connections to music. These are not reviews, they’re stories. Back on the disco classics this time with Cerrone’s “Give Me Love”  Label: Atlantic | Year: 1978| Discogs: Cerrone – Supernature / Give Me Love Possibly my favourite hit […]