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Jamie Groovement

Music Contributor

Sheffield-bred, Manchester-based DJ, writer, radio host, teacher, sopaipilla fan.

Digging Deep: Black Beacon's new mix series

In an uneasy time for the creative industries, Black Beacon Sound continue to serve a vital role in the city and beyond through their releases and their physical space at Kelham Arcade. The Dig Deep mix series sees DJs put together sets with records found in the BBS shop. Founders Benny Maths and Toby Hickman told us more.

Isilda Lang: From Tomé to Pitsmoor

Isilda left behind her homeland when she fled Chile’s military dictatorship in the late 1970s. She found Sheffield to be a place of sanctuary and has since become a strong link both in Sheffield’s Chilean community and her local neighbourhood of Pitsmoor and Burngreave.

Waajeed: Hip hop pioneer still breaking new ground

As a regular crate digger down at the legendary Fat City Records in Manchester, it was inevitable that I would cross paths with Waajeed's mu…

As a regular crate digger down at the legendary Fat City Records in Manchester, it was inevitable that I would cross paths with Waajeed's mu

Starkiller: CE Garcia of LA duo talks Moebius & Forbidden Love

Los Angeles-based C.E. Garcia is a man ready to step out of the shadows. A close colleague of Adrian Younge - a musical maverick with a pa…

Los Angeles-based C.E. Garcia is a man ready to step out of the shadows. 

A close colleague of Adrian Younge - a musical maverick with a pa

Breakbeat Lou Ultimate Breaks and Beats on Tour

Co-creator of the legendary Ultimate Breaks and Beats compilations between 1986 and 1991, Breakbeat Lou has made a huge contribution to hip hop, soul, R'n'B and pop musioc

Werkha: From Zapatista to Tru Thoughts

Tom Leah, aka Werkha, had a large 2014. Following a track on a 2013 Gilles Peterson Brownswood compilation, he combined the release of his d…

Tom Leah, aka Werkha, had a large 2014. Following a track on a 2013 Gilles Peterson Brownswood compilation, he combined the release of his d

Scor-zay-zee: Piecing Together the Puzzle

Scor-zay-zee is one of the best respected lyricists in the UK, first being noticed as part of Nottingham crew Out Da Ville, then later gaini…

Scor-zay-zee is one of the best respected lyricists in the UK, first being noticed as part of Nottingham crew Out Da Ville, then later gaini

Son Little: Modern-day blues man

Reinventing oneself is never a light decision to make, but it’s one that’s given new drive to Philadelphia resident Aaron Earl Livingston. U…

Reinventing oneself is never a light decision to make, but it’s one that’s given new drive to Philadelphia resident Aaron Earl Livingston. U