Ellis Meade live @ BBC Introducing with Batz Inda Belfry & Mali Hayes

…MICHELLE HUSSEY + NATALIE-EVE WILLIAMS The wider world begins to recognise Ellis Meade with this gig… following past radio play on BBC Introducing, Ellis has been asked to perform live at their regular Ruby Lounge gig showcasing the best new talent. This will also be recorded live for future broadcast on the show. Read a recent interview on Groovement here. Listen to and buy/download the High & Wired EP with Kydro on Bandcamp below. Ellis Meade So…

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Groovement Premiere: ELLIS MEADE // I Do Not Follow

…ngs), Dubbul O (Mothership Connection), Kydro (Kydroponics), AGN, Elizabeth, Cheech (Mothership, who also has some new music coming this month), Bricks, Twisted Roots, Legion and Stak One. CONCEPTIONS MIXTAPE forthcoming: Ellis Meade Bandcamp or download now on Facebook Watch Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)…

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Manchester hip hop in focus: ELLIS MEADE {VOODOO BLACK} GROOVEMENT INTERVIEW

…arts of the Manchester hip hop community over the past few years have been Ellis Meade, Sparkz and Dubbul O. I got to know them well through our night In The Loop, where they were (and still are) regular attendees not only to show off their skills on the mic, but as lovers of the music. While they’ve all remained independent and carved their own paths, they were all members of ‘The Kollektive’, and eventually released the Digital Textures EP (curr…

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Video / The Mouse Outfit ft Berry Blacc, Dubbul O & Ellis Meade: Late Night Doors

…gets, and spotlights Manchester lyricists Berry Blacc, Dubbul O and Ellis Meade. Buy the third album from the Mice, Jagged Tooth Crook, here. Order the vinyl from HHV. Berry Blacc just dropped his album From Maia, check that here: While Dubbul O and Eliis Meade form two thirds of Voodoo Black with Sparkz – check their latest here: Spotify Apple Music Bandcamp Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Faceb…

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Ellis Meade: Limitless (Acoustic) for BBC Introducing ft Tony Smith

…‘Breathtaking…’ -here’s Ellis Meade strutting his stuff for the BBC in a great video from Room 2 Records. The High & Wired EP with Kydro is still available as a free download from Ellis’ Bandcamp. Ellis performs live TONIGHT at Manchester’s Ruby Lounge as part of a BBC showcase. Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)…

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Download: ELLIS MEADE // Conception

…reat to hear a full on mixtape from longtime friend and creative nut Ellis Meade. Download from his Facebook page (Downloads tab) on the link above. Ellis doesn’t stick with the standard sounds either, so drown yourself in some soundscapes.   Featuring… AGN (from HERROTICS) “old man reefer” Cheech Kydro “The Creator “Queen” Elizabeth Dubbul O Bricks “The Ginj” Twisted “Francis” Rootz “Charles” Legion “Truth Teller” Danny Drive Thru “Shadow Cat” St…

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Ellis Meade: Limitless – BBC 1Xtra 100% Homegrown and video

…100% Homegrown track of the week for BBC 1Xtra. Listen to that here. You can download the track, produced by partner in crime Kydro, as part of their High & Wired EP for Room 2 Records. Check a Groovement interview with Ellis here. www.soundcloud.com/EllisMeade www.twitter.com/EllisMeade www.facebook.com/KydroMusic www.twitter.com/Kydro www.Room2Records.com     Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Face…

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Video: Ellis Meade – Golden (prod. by Pro P)

…Brand new Ellis Meade from Manchester’s ROOM 2 RECORDS. Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)…

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Preview: LDIGGY aka ELLIS MEADE // Digital Textures EP

…ers of Groovement-affiliated live hip hop night IN THE LOOP since day ONE, ELLIS MEADE and associated heads including SPARKZ and DUBBLE O are the future of UK hip hop. Making waves across Manchester, the Digital Textures EP is about to drop – preview here. The EP also features JAM, SIMBA and CHUNKY. Digital Textures EP by LDiggy Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click…

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Preview: Ellis Meade & Kydro – High & Wired EP (Room 2)

…Manchester talent on the rise, out 1st June 2014. Artwork By Pete Obsolete. Listen on Soundcloud Check: www.Room2Records.com Launch night @ Room2 Records’ new monthly night at Antwerp Mansion Rusholme on the 27th of May this month w/ the new in-house band.   Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)…

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Download: L DIGZ // Flow

Ellis Meade aka L Digz has the voice of a soul singer on fags twice his age that’s taken up rapping. This is a good thing. Download the Manchester don’s new release, Flow, for free below. Production by Ellis Meade. Ellis Meade Facebook   Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)…

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Groovement Podcast: Agent J, June 2014

…’ve just finished the end of season 3… http://superaudiotime.bandcamp.com/ Ellis Meade x Kydro – Manchester Two of Manchester’s finest — download the EP from Room 2 https://groovement.co.uk/2014/05/preview-ellismeade-kydro-high-wired-ep-room-2/ Alpha Strongahh – Palabra The third Chilean connection on this podcast. Alpha Strongahh, aka Tecla de Oro, calls forward thinking label Discos Pegaos his home. A wall of noise with a relentless beat (this i…

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Groovement Podcast – Agent J: Take You Home {July 2015}

…at. Freddie Gibbs) Collateral Nature – Smoky Backbone (Werkha Remix) Chima Anya – The Trilogy Grizzly Gato – Pork Belly feat. elsphinx Seven Davis Jr – Afterlife feat. Kutmah TH7 IMMORTXLZ – Plxnt7ry Syst7m Ellis Meade – Manchester Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)…

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In The Loop

…anny Drive Thru Frameworks Pitch Emcees/singers/vocalists that have flowed Ellis Meade Tha Kollektiv Dubble O Tha Kollektiv Sparkz Tha Kollektiv Kuartz Big City Beats Two-One Big City Beats Big City Beats Crew Jessica Barr Little Blue Skeleton Please contact me if you ain’t on the list/have any corrections/links! Peace Agent J Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to…

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Review: Voodoo Black – Sitting At The Table

…ted MC roulette wheel Manchester spins so hard. Dubbul O, Sparkz and Ellis Meade are an immediately brilliant concoction. Few would argue against the fact that this is probably the best trio of flows in Manchester – the formula works and we were fully tapped in… Then, for some reason or other, Voodoo Black became something of a rare treat. We’ve been very lucky to have such a thriving scene for the last few years and these boys dove in head-first….

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Video: CHRISTOPHER ELLIS ft BAY C // Don’t Change Your Number {Prod. Damien Marley, Dir. B+}

…Sunny black and white visuals from the Mochilla crew for this upbeat joint… Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)…

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New Music / Chunky: Studio Floor

…er for a generation who first caught him at Riot Jazz parties and into the genesis and explosion of the LEVELZ crew. His new single is an ode to napping on Kwes Darko’s (aka Blue Daisy) studio floor and waking up spitting bars to this beat. Ellis Meade shoots the video with Manc moodiness fully intact. Pay what you want on Bandcamp. Spread the word: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Cl…

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Groovement Premiere / Cutterz: 12 Inch Face on Room2 Records

…ork following production for the likes of Voodoo Black, The Bluntskins and Ellis Meade. His contribution to the Manchester With Love album was a gorgeously dreamy collection of chords, and 12 Inch Face takes this sound into a deeper club vibe influenced by Detroit house, breaks and hip hop. Check the video above for a Manchester-showcasing day in the life of the 12 Inch Face. 12 Inch Face is available on digital platforms from today, including Roo…

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