12 December 2017

WNCL032 - Resident Advisor

WNCL032 - TÉNÈBRE's 4 track "Territory III" EP - receives a whopping 3.7 / 5 (whatever that means) on RESIDENT ADVISOR...

06 December 2017


My latest guest mix - "16 Track Sample Library" - for the good people at RADIO CÓMEME is available to stream now on Mixcloud and SoundCloud

"Back in 2013, I released a double pack called “8 Track Cartridge” for Hypercolour Records, featuring a collection of previously unreleased dubplates and displaying my tendencies for cleptomania. This ‘mix’ goes back to the source and dusts down the original sample material used for the release..."

01. A TRIBE CALLED QUEST . Verses From the Abstract (1991)
02. RAMSEY LEWIS . Tequila Mockingbird (1977)
03. KOSMIK KOMMANDO . Untitled (aka "Paranoid Jibbering Jawas") (1992)
as featured in West Norwood Cassette Library "Acid Jazz"

04. DRAGON FLY . We Have 2 Live (In The Future) (1993)
05. ACT 1 . Love's Got Your Mind (1974)
as featured in West Norwood Cassette Library “(We Have To Live) In The Future”

06. ESG . UFO (1981)
07. TONE DEF . Psychic T.D. (1992)
as featured in West Norwood Cassette Library “Vibrations”

08. DONALD BYRD . Change (Makes You Want To Hustle) (1975)
09. GOLDIE . Still Life (Photek Remix) (1996)
as featured in West Norwood Cassette Library “Innervisions”

10. A GUY CALLED GERALD . In The Beginning (1988)
11. SMALL FACES . Don't Burst My Bubble (1967)
as featured in West Norwood Cassette Library “Bubble”

12. ROCKERS REVENGE . Walking On Sunshine (Acappella Sunshine) (1982)
13. RAW DOPE POSSE . Listen To My Turbo (1988)
as featured in West Norwood Cassette Library “Roots”

14. DYNAMIC SUPERIORS . I Can't Afford To Be Poor (1976)
15. THE TREACHEROUS THREE . The Body Rock (1980)
as featured in West Norwood Cassette Library “Body Rock”

as featured in West Norwood Cassette Library “Time Loops”

03 December 2017


The silky smooth South London soundclash is on. The two selectors venture north of the river for an extended back-to-back session. They'll dig deep into the archives for fluid moods, squiffy grooves, cosmic jams, bass and bleeps.

EVENT: Spiritland
DATE: Sunday 3rd December 2017
TIME: 12-5pm
VENUE: Spiritland, Kings Cross, London

28 November 2017

MIXCLOUD - Ears Have Eyes

The last WNCL show of the year for BALAMII RADIO was a 4 hour b2b2b special with the EARS HAVE EYES gang and is now available to stream on Mixcloud...

23 November 2017

BALAMII RADIO - Ears Have Eyes


The last show of the year for BALAMII RADIO will be a 4 hour back 2 back 2 back extravaganza with the EARS HAVE EYES crew. Tune in from 1-5pm

21 November 2017

BALAMII RADIO - Ears Have Eyes vs WNCL Go Bonkers!


This Saturday Ears Have Eyes and WNCL Recordings go BONKERS!!!!

For our last Balamii Radio show of Y2K17 we're teaming up with Bob "West Noorwood Cassette Library" Bhamra for a special soundclash live from Holdrons Arcade. We're merging our two shows and going B2B2B for 4 hours straight. Not sure where we'll end up, but I'm sure we'll have fun getting there.

Tune in from 1-5pm on Saturday 25th November.

Huge shout to the massively talented James Shaw off of Cambrian Line for the Hixxy and Sharkey inspired artwork.

18 November 2017

WNCL032 - Phonica

TÉNÈBRE marks the release of his WNCL032 EP for WNCL Recordings this week by listing his Top 10 for PHONICA RECORDS

17 November 2017

WNCL032 - Laurent Garnier

LAURENT GARNIER includes "Axe Nord-Sud" from TENEBRE's WNCL032 EP on his latest IT IS WHAT IT SHOW...

16 November 2017


We're pleased to present a South London vinyl institution, gentleman and scholar in-store on Thursday 16th November. West Norwood Cassette Library (WNCL Recordings) will be in the shop arranging a, no doubt painstakingly selected, two hour 92-93 'Ardcore selection from 8pm. All original vinyl of course.

This will be followed for a final hour with more Ardcore you know the score straight from the shop floor by sales assistant DJ team Altar & Waterworks (THEM). Pop down, sink a burger, clutch a beer, throw some shapes....

EVENT: Container Records In-Store
DATE: Thursday 16th November
TIME: 8-10pm
VENUE: Container, Brixton, London

15 November 2017


"... the label's recent output has zig-zagged energetically ... Etch and West Norwood Cassette Library made hearty throwbacks to breakbeat hardcore's heyday"

The latest release on SNEAKER SOCIAL CLUB by Dream Cycle gets the review treatment on RESIDENT ADVISOR  today, with a fleeting mention of the recently released West Norwood Cassette Library EP from the same label