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Music - Boy don't let me get started! I'm
continually on the look out for new artists. Sometimes find myself
lost on musical journeys trolling through Myspace, Soundcloud,
Mixmag, Pitch Folk and Fact Magazine. Owe most of my collection to
Gilles Peterson. Like to think of him as my cool uncle.
Recent discoveries - Toro y Moi, DjRum, Space Dimension
Controller, Machine Drum
Electronic - Bonobo, Little, Dragon, Fourtet, Burial,
Scuba, Flying Lotus, Mount Kimbie, Todd Terje
House/Techno - Julio Bashmore, Theo Parrish,
Garage - Disclosure, Mosca
Hip hop - The Roots, Mos Def, Talib Kweli, Ty, Jurassic
Jazz - Cinematic Orchestra, Portico Quartet, Miles,
Coltrane, Freddie Hubbard
DnB/Jungle - LTJ Bukem, London Elekctricity, Ronnie
World - Fela Kuti, Tinariwen
Old School - Steely Dan, The Talking Heads, Gil- Scott
Books - I'm not a prolific reader. Switch between
reading books about climate change, inequality and the wrong doings
of the capitalist system with the occasional light novel.
The Shock Doctrine - Naomi Klein, The Spirit Level - Wilkinson and
Picket, What is the What - Dave Edgar, 1984, Diary of Malcolm
Films - Best film I have seen in a long time is
Searching for Sugar Man.