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  • On the release of Luhrmann & HBO's hip-hop origins story The Get Down, Kingsley Marshall speaks to Charlie Ahearn, director of legendary hip hop movie Wild Style.

    Searching for The Get Down: Charlie Hearn on Directing Wild Style

    On the release of Luhrmann & HBO's hip-hop origins story The Get Down, Kingsley Marshall speaks to Charlie Ahearn, director of legendary hip hop movie Wild Style.

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  • D*Note Interview Words: Kingsley Marshall Matt Winn’s importance as a producer has been much underplayed over the last few years.  His debut longplayer “Babel” placed Ollie Buckwell’s Dorado label at the forefront of the early nineties post acid house, proto-jazz revolution.  This was pre-Mo’ Wax, where slo/mo breakbeat was an unrecognised form within dance music – bastard offspring of acid jazz and early d&b.  Ninety-Five brought a new angle, working with remixers such as Roni […]

    M8: D*Note Interview

    D*Note Interview Words: Kingsley Marshall Matt Winn’s importance as a producer has been much underplayed over the last few years.  His debut longplayer “Babel” placed Ollie Buckwell’s Dorado label at the forefront of the early nineties post acid house, proto-jazz revolution.  This was pre-Mo’ Wax, where slo/mo breakbeat was an unrecognised form within dance music – bastard offspring of acid jazz and early d&b.  Ninety-Five brought a new angle, working with remixers such as Roni […]

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