Tag Archives: Nextup throwback

Mix: Roots Before Branches (free download)

Roots Before Branches (RBB) celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, so resident DJ, Tom S, explained a little about how to run a clubnight and the scene in Manchester during the night’s inception, 10 years ago. “The ethos was simple – it was about showcasing music that we were into. Inspiration was taken from great nights such […]

Event Preview: Meat Free presents Xosar

If there’s one thing I can be certain of, its that Meat Free know how throw a proper party. From the time they brought Ben Sims to town and he absolutely killed it, to their resident parties which are friendly on the wallet and always big on quality music, you can guarantee that getting down […]

Throwback: Sylvia Striplin – You Can’t Turn Me Away

With exams looming, stress mounting, the need for the right music to carry us through these dark, library-confined days is everything. Sylvia Striplin’s effort with Roy Ayers is definitely of that much needed type – a slow burning disco-funk infused number that oozes style and soul. Striplin’s effortlessly delivered vocals are what immediately struck me upon first […]