Download: KYDRO // Kydroponics Vol 1

…A who’s who of new Manchester talent on this mixtape from producer Kydro… hopefully we’ll be able to organise a launch for this at In The Loop in September. Featuring CHUNKY, FRISKO, DUBBUL O, OLD BILL SYKES, SPARKZ, L-DIGZ and GEORGE FELL. Download by ‘liking’ the Kydro FB page 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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Video: DUBBUL O x KYDRO // Spooky Caravan

…One of In The Loop‘s (our hip hop night) favourite tracks of the year with pounding prodcution from Kydro and inimitable delivery from Dubbul O. Kydro’s mixtape will be available to download soon here. 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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Mothership Connection / This Train Goes To Junkleberry Junction & Kydro Interview

…ruly are the Monty Python team of our hip hop scene.   I spoke to Room 2’s Kydro (who also mixed and mastered the EP) about the new release. What’s the relationship between Mothership Connection and Room2? Mothership have been involved in Room2 from the start. They are all part of the original group of artists whose talent inspired the creation of Room2 Records. They each posses such unique but collectively cohesive styles. The immense talent of t…

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

…and work with each other on a regular basis, and this was an idea myself & Kydro had discussed in the past, but could not think of a name or point at which we could link it all together, so I thought Room 2 was a solid through line in where we could bring together as many artists & talents as possible. And to clarify, Room 2’s main producers are, in no particular order… myself, Kydro, Dom Hz, Metrodome & Pro P. There will definitely be more, but t…

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Groovement Podcast: Agent J, June 2014

…hed 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-ellis-meade-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 is good), Palab…

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

…ad 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 Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)…

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Download: Mothership Connection – CELLADWELLADELICA

…An absolutely killer, sublime beat from Kydro hails the debut of new material from Manchester’s Mothership Connection. Cheech,Goshin, Legion and Dubbul O tag team this all dreamy like. Download Listen to the Mothership Groovement takeover here, and check this acoustic ditty too. 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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Interview / AVER preps Dressed For CCTV on Village Live Records

…o, which is set to drop real soon. Spider Jaroo: Transmission (produced by Kydro) I’ve started work on my third Village Live instrumental album, which will be made totally from Anime and Manga soundtracks I picked up in Japan earlier this year. It’s sounding fuckin’ heavy already But mostly I will be concentrating on the MOVE 78 material, hopefully putting out a little live set to download by the end of the year. Which will hopefully help us get b…

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Deepo, Government Shoes EP on Room 2

With beats from Bricks, Clay and Deepo himself (executive production from Kydro), the Government Shoes EP is the summation of two years of one man’s observations… In Britain, our police commit murder and the institution allows it. Our government is controlled by corporate forces operating to enslave us, hidden beneath a veil of ignorance. Resistance is infiltrated, agitated, and led astray. Rappers want to chat about bumble bees and umbrellas? ………

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Download: Fabz, Grown EP on Room 2 Records

…  New EP on pay-what-you-want from Salford’s Fabz, following up 2014’s Lost EP. Production comes from Kydro, Fabz, Pro P and Atsuko. Download   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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Voodoo Black, Who You Be video & download the EP Outsauced

…2015 as all are busy preparing new music. Together, they form Voodoo Black. Here’s a new video for a track from November’s Outsauced EP. Download the EP here, featuring production from Clemz Beats, Pete Cannon, Kydro, Metrodome, 2Late and Clay. 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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Interview: SKITTLES

…CHIMPO, MRK1, SKEPTICAL, DOM Hz, PROPZ & ROWNEY, BIOME, LUNG, JOE KALIUS, KYDRO, BRICKTOP off the top of me edd, soz if I forgot ya! Also on the cards… CAMO & KROOKED promised me a remix once their album is finished…which it is (hint). Hoping to seal something with MARKUS INTALEX soon.(hint) and i’d say i’m long overdue a TRUE TIGER remix(hint).   As an artist, what do you think the way forward is for the Manchester hip hop scene, and on a larger…

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

…ve 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 Soundcloud   Batz Inda Belfry Mali 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 i…

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Download // Dubbul O: Omega (prod. by Pro P)

…h the Mouse Outfit… … or even the snake-charming Spooky Caravan track with Kydro: But this is the extended real deal – given an album’s worth of material to play with and releasing on young Manc hub Room 2 (find out more about them in Ellis Meade’s recent interview), Dubbul O flexes his lyrical muscle admirably and consistently over some sharp production – beats that betray a wealth of influences without sounding overly derivative. Pro P has a gre…

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Download Manchester’s finest on Kyrdroponics Volume 2

…t MCs out of Manchester’s ridiculous talent pool is the second in producer Kydro’s Kydroponics series. It also sees the launch of his Room 2 recording label. Manchester’s recently been getting some love via the debut album from The Mouse Outfit, and a couple of lyricists cross over to this release, including Sparkz, Dubbul-O and Black Josh. Have a look at the cast list and have a listen on the embed below, or download here. Spread the word: Click…

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Groovement Premiere: ELLIS MEADE // I Do Not Follow

…Danny Drive Thru (Fat City Recordings), 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 WhatsAp…

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Download: ELLIS MEADE // Conception

…xtape 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” Stak One Spread the word: C…

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