A couple of weeks ago the High Focus squad rolled into Bristol en masse, for what looked set to be a day of good vibes, good people and good BBQ. Taking over the legendary Lakota club for a seven hour rampage, the bill boasted a weighty line-up including Dabbla, Ocean Wisdom, Fliptrix and Dirty Dike.
More visual mastery from Ed Scissor and Lamplighter, as they release the next video from their upcoming second album, Tell Them It’s Winter. Hyperballad is sees Scissor behind the mic and the camera again, as he directed the video too. Pre-orders for the album are available here.
Some suitably cerebral bars from Ed Scissor, as he dropped an exclusive for HF TV last week. The beat is by Jay_coonce. Watch out for more news on the Scissor & Lamplighter album as the release date nears.
Another excellent video from the forthcoming sophomore album, from the newly abbreviated Ed Scissor and Lamplighter. Tell Them It’s Winter is not due out until next month, but to keep us salivating they recently released a video for Many Made One. Continue reading “Ed Scissor & Lamplighter: Many Made One”
Ed Scissor and Lamplighter already have an album under their belts and now they are due to grace us with another collaborative venture in the form of TTIW aka Tell Them It’s Winter. The album isn’t due out for a couple of months, but the hype machine is already on the go as High Focus dropped this video for the title track yesterday. More news on the album soon.
When 22 year old Brighton MC, Ocean Wisdom burst into our lives back in July 2014 with his track, Walking, I don’t think many of us realised just how much he was going to blow up. It was obvious he had skill on the mic. Just the ease with which he switches up his flow left a lot of rappers, with years of experience, in the shade. But it is a rarity these days for an unsigned rapper, especially from the UK, to clock over a million views on his debut video. Continue reading “Ocean Wisdom: Chaos 93”
This review is a long time coming and the majority may have already heard the album, but for the good of mankind everyone should be made aware of this release. This is the result of Jam Baxter compiling together all the tracks he has made with other people, over the past couple of years, in between his solo albums. Continue reading “Jam Baxter “Gruesome Features””
Got a new video from the High Focus camp here for your viewing pleasure and it’s a mad one, as you can probably tell from the creepy still of Baxter above. “Wylin Out” is the second single to be taken from Fliptrix’s soon to be released “Third Eye of the Storm” album and as the title says, it’s about getting crazy (in a good way). Continue reading “Fliptrix “Wylin Out” Video”