Press1 & Sylla B ft. Dr Syntax: Smartphone Zombies

Nice collaboration here from VRBL’s own, Press1 and Sylla B, as they team up with the good Dr Syntax for Smartphone Zombies. The track is produced by Just Sayin and is available to stream/download now.

Dr Syntax & Pete Cannon: The Tonic 2 EP (Stream)

Dr Syntax and Pete Cannon return with their second EP of the year and the follow up to their 2017 release, The Tonic. Humour is the main player on the EP, as is usually the case with the good doctor, plus some typically strong production from Pete Cannon. The duo are currently on a promotional tour for the EP, so keep an eye out for that passing through your town and also stay tuned for a new video from the EP dropping shortly, filmed by yours truly. You can stream The Tonic 2 below and downloads/physicals are available from Bandcamp. Continue reading “Dr Syntax & Pete Cannon: The Tonic 2 EP (Stream)”

Dr Syntax & Pete Cannon: Nuggets + Album Stream

The new album from rap friends Dr Syntax & Pete Cannon is now out in its full glory and to celebrate the release, the duo recently dropped a new video too. Nuggets is a rugged little number, complete with moody hood style visuals and a double-bass laced gem from Mr Cannon. Let’s Talk is available to stream below and you can download it over on Bandcamp. Continue reading “Dr Syntax & Pete Cannon: Nuggets + Album Stream”

Dr Syntax & Pete Cannon: One Of The Illest

One of UK hip hop’s more enjoyable unions over the years has been that of Dr Syntax & Pete Cannon. The start of next month sees the release of the next instalment of their ongoing collaboration, as they bring us the Let’s Talk LP. It will be their third full length project together and at 17 tracks deep, it looks set to be a bit of a beast. One of The Illest is the first single and should serve as a good entree to the main course, which is due for release on 2 February. Pre-orders are available now.

Dr Syntax: Interview


Dr Syntax should be a name known to anyone who has followed UK rap at any point during the last 10 years. Since his early days working with the likes of Foreign Beggars, to his more recent success as front man of The Mouse Outfit and his work with Pete Cannon, Syntax has built up a worthy following of fans. I recently had the chance to chat with him before The Mouse Outfit show in Bristol last month. We spoke about how he came to work with Mouse Outfit, where hip hop could be headed and his future plans with Pete Cannon. Continue reading “Dr Syntax: Interview”