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Kamaal Feel The Noise

Kamaal Williams gig review. Words by Joel Essex, photo by Fred Lopez. It’s been just over two years since the seminal release of Black Focus, an album that brought to wider attention the sound of a new generation of young British jazz artists. The excitement and acclaim which accompanied that … read more

Gilles Peterson – NYE Party!

We are very honoured to announce that UK icon and perennial tastemaker Gilles Peterson brings his worldwide brand of house, disco, jazz and whatever else he plucks from his legendary 50,000 strong record collection to #Brighton this NYE. Performing a very special 2 hour set from 11PM – 1AM (inc … read more

A Scottish tale – Whisky, rain and music

We talk to Gavin Sutherland, AKA Other Lands, from Firecracker Recordings Mac-Talla Nan Creag, about their soon to be released 2nd LP, “The Sorrow of Derdriu”. So Mac-Talla Nan Creag I believe translates as Echoes of The Rock – this is the second volume – what was the original inspiration … read more

Bunker Buzz – December

These are the tunes and albums that are rocking, funking or chillin’ the 1BTN DJ bunker as we enter the month of December 2018. Keep an eye out for our New Year Best of 2018 charts in a month’s time. There is also a Spotify version of the playlist here. … read more

5 Brilliant Broken Beats

For a short, but extremely frenzied few years, either side of the Millennium, the talents, minds and hearts of some of the finest drum and bass, house, jazz, electronic and afrobeat artists and producers from across the world collided in West London. The rise of Co-op, a club night established … read more

Alterleo – From Russia With Love

Our man, Dan Storey, wanted to know more behind the lovely music being produced by, Denis Leonovitch AKA Alterleo, a talented sound man out of Moscow. He asked and here is the result. Hi Denis, how are you? You have been Dan Storey’s artist of the month. So, for people … read more