There are a few terms that get bandied about way too often in hip hop – classic, GOAT, legend, movie etc. – but that last one is pretty apt for the latest video from Dirty Dike. The track Whoops is lifted from his recent Acrylic Snail LP and features a couple of stellar features from Jam Baxter and Rag’N’Bone Man, with the three roaming around what can only be described as a dystopian caravan park. The track is produced by Chemo and the video was made by Xiphi Films. Acrylic Snail is out now on High Focus.
The new Gorillaz album is looking set to be a mighty return for the group and the list of guest features just keeps growing. This week they revealed details of the deluxe edition, which will include even more tracks, including The Apprentice which features Rag’n’Bone Man, RAY BLK and Zebra Katz.
DJ Frosty is probably best known for his longstanding allegiance with the LDZ gang, but more recently he has come to the fore thanks to his role in the new Chapsville project, alongside Dabbla. I had a quick chat with him about his early days, the birth of LDZ, crate digging and supporting Rag N Bone Man. Continue reading “DJ Frosty: Interview”
This is the second single from the upcoming Rag’n’Bone Man album, which is scheduled for release next month. It follows on from last year’s breakthrough single, Human, which helped to fully bridge the gap from underground to mainstream for the Rum Com affiliate. No details on the album yet, but stay tuned for more of that coming soon.
Rag’n’Bone Man is one of those rare artists who has managed to make the leap from underground to mainstream, without losing any of their integrity. I was lucky enough to to chat with him recently about his early influences, staying grounded and his recurring themes of death and mortality, among other things. The interview took place at the Cypher Lounge at the Windmill in Brixton. Continue reading “Rag’n’Bone Man: Interview”
It was only a matter of time before Rag N Bone Man was asked to make an appearance on Later…, especially given the commercial success of his latest single. Well last night the inevitable became reality as he made a stunning debut on the show, including this performance of Human.
Powerful new song from Rag N Bone Man as he continues his rise to commercial success. Human has been getting a lot of much deserved hype since its release last week, helped along by a great video too. The song is available to buy now via iTunes.
Sticking with Rum Com alumni, Rag N Bone Man released this new audio track last week. Produced by Cadenza, the sublime Healed is available to buy from iTunes. The pair will be performing together on 7 June at Village Underground, so watch out for that.