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Beginner’s Guide to Big Daddy Kane

This Friday, we are proud to be hosting a party in association with Slowdown Sounds and The Mint Club. We’ve got some of the finest hip hop and funk dj’s from the area spinning their favourite classic hip hop tracks, b-boys and girls doing their thing, and if that wasn’t […]

November 30th, 2015|Hip Hop Gigs|0 Comments

Live Review: DJ Format & Abdominal supported by Flame Griller

Slowdown Sounds continue their incredible residency at the Mint Club with another stellar show. Sam Bennet was there to report back. Sad you missed it? Don’t miss out on Big Daddy Kane.

DJ Format’s reputation is well deserved, both on the live circuit and in the recording world. His first two […]

November 24th, 2015|Hip Hop Gigs|0 Comments

Album Review: Ollie Teeba – Short Order

Ollie Teeba joins a stellar line-up alongside Mr.Thing and the legendary Norman Jay M.B.E. to celebrate Slowdown Sounds 3rd Birthday in Leeds at Mint in Leeds on 30th October.

Words by: Zak Avery

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In real life, I spend my time buying and selling what has become known as “craft beer”. […]

October 15th, 2015|Music|0 Comments

DJ Tactick Picks his Mr Thing top 5 before DJ Vadim v Mr Thing @ Distrikt

Slowdown Sounds resident DJ Tactick picks through his favourite Mr Thing productions. All in anticipation of world renowned turntablist MR Thing digging thru the crates for SLOWDOWN SOUNDS next event @ Distrikt, Leeds February 28th 2014. Also featuring DJ Vadim!

1. Mr Thing & Yungun – Dancing Shoes

Standing the test of […]

February 15th, 2015|Music, Slowdown Sounds|0 Comments

DJ Tactick’s top 5 for 2015 Slowdown Sounds

1.DJ Format & Phill Most Chill – Triple Threat MCs ft The Rampagers

Headlining the article is a track off DJ Format’s latest project with Phill Most Chill. While the whole album, ‘The Foremost’ is full of great tracks, Triple Threat was the standout track for us, and if you’ve not […]

January 29th, 2015|Music, Slowdown Sounds|0 Comments