Monday, May 3, 2010

MJ Cole Riddim EP

Finally got my vinyl copy of this in the mail on last Friday. Every single one of these tunes is a jem of funky bashment production. None of them gets too busy or too far along it it's development - it is a set of riddims after all - but they all balance the simplicity and sparse drum patterns of a instrumental beat with subtle variation and a compelling palette of sounds. If you don't know, MJ Cole has been in the 2-Step/Garage game since early days, hitting it big with his track "Sincere" in '99. Get to know and be sure to check out the other releases on his Prolific label.
MJ Cole - Riddim EP by MJ Cole
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1 comment:

  1. yes bruva...this is wot im fuckin talking about....i like the first and last riddim the most... overly over seriously...this is where its going...its kinda bashy....kinda grimey...kinda funky...yup...