Tag Archives: hip hop

California Love (90s/00s Hip Hop and R&B)

In just over a year California Love has exploded as the largest celebration of Hip Hop and R&B music across the country and we’re excited to bring Leeds a night you won’t forget! DJs spinning everything you can imagine from the 90s and 00s covering everything from 2Pac, Biggie, Mase, Mary J. Blige, Nas, Dr […]

Sunday Joint – Dr. Syntax & Pete Cannon: Wallop Album Launch

Two firm HiFi favourites return to the basement this October to launch their brand new album. Dr. Syntax, of The Mouse Outfit fame, and beatmaker extraordinaire Pete Cannon team up once again on “Wallop”: yet another full length exploration of fun-loving UK hip-hop rhymes and rhythms. It is the duo’s sixth collaborative release since 2014’s […]

Introducing: Dimps Tfg

We had a chat with our good friend Dimps Tfg, who makes his second appearance in the HiFi basement this weekend alongside his rapping/beatmaking comrades Dr Syntax and Pete Cannon. The Leeds based hip–hop head has just self-released his second full length record, One Loud Noise. In this quick Q&A, we cover matters as wide […]

Introducing: Heretic

The final Sunday Joint x Leeds College of Music collaboration of 2017 features Heretic, who is actually making his second appearance when he joins Regime in our basement for a special festive free party. The hip-hop artist has just graduated from LCoM, but has stuck around in Leeds to bless us with his determined attitude […]

Q&A: Dr. Syntax

Dr Syntax is a rare example of rapper personifying all that can be great about rap. Delivering dry wit, intricately woven schemes and hard-hitting punchlines in every project, he articulates a studious relationship with his art, and does so unapologetically. Whether in his band or with a DJ, he’s a Northern gem you can’t afford […]

Q&A: Fliptrix [High Focus Records]

With the most diverse and dynamic roster in British Hip-Hop, a Youtube channel boasting over 50 million views, an ongoing tour, a merch line and multiple albums coming out, LUKE BIRD spoke to Fliptrix/The Big Owl, of High Focus Records, before they tear up HiFi on Friday.  __________ From the introspective homonymy of Edward Scissortongue to […]