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Bass Tech Show on One Media Radio (27.02.15) - History of Dubstep Special

For this one I showcased all dubstep pre-2011, shining a light on the genre’s history with features of some its original curators including Skream, Coki and Benga. 54 more words

Bass Music


Rinse FM have been at the heart of London’s underground music scene for as long as we can remember; starting life as a pirate radio station which has snowballed ever since its birth twelve years ago.   115 more words



Well, “the plan was…” to post a couple throwback tunes. So, I go onto YouTube to search for Katy B—as I did hours ago also—and ended up on a fairly recent jazzoint. 229 more words



Benga music first originated from the Dholuo of Western Kenya in what is more commonly known as Nyanza. The name Benga actually means ‘loose’. It gained popularity in the 1960s from the Luos in Uganda, when the famous Ochieng Nelly and Ogara, the Godfather of Benga visited Uganda for a concert and as they played their music, the women in attendance, while dancing, their dresses would sway loosely ‘beng’ni’. 377 more words


February 26th- Benga Future Funk

Mental illness may be one of the last great taboos in the health sector. This sense is further amplified in the music industry with sufferers of mental illness such as Adam Ant previously being treated to ridicule and mocking. 224 more words

The Smokin' Strings of Kenya

I have returned from a stellar and fruitful and beautiful journey to Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize – and thus the radio show is back for the first episode of 2016!   93 more words