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5:5:5: XI. Five Albums, Five Five-Piece Bands by Damian Evans

5:5:5: XI. Five Albums, Five Five-Piece Bands by Damian Evans

Damian Evans presents his own enthusiastic 5-strong tribute to five quintets, celebrating and surveying five seminal collectives' Long Players…

Has any other band managed to channel such a wide range of influences into a unique and consistent output over a 20-year period as…

5:5:5: X. Branner Griswell Vs zillagramwiches: 5 Questions / 5 answers

5:5:5: X. Branner Griswell Vs zillagramwiches: 5 Questions / 5 answers

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Branner Griswell [BG] Vs. zillagramwiches [ZLG]

5Qs / 5As

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BG. OK so I'm going hit you with some hopefully-not-overwrought musical questions, so bear with me. This will be more like a conversational thing since I can't take you out for some well deserved pints.

5:5:5: VIII. Readsy's Game Changers & the 5 Boroughs.

5:5:5: VIII. Readsy's Game Changers & the 5 Boroughs.

Readsy brings us his own 5-way selection, cueing up a personalised theme and passionately pouring through a quintet of influential artists with this, his take on heavy influencers around the 5 New York City divisions...

" Still in his teens, LL had already established himself as the ultimate solo artist ambassador for hardcore Hip-Hop. His sole intention to escape the sinking quicksand of inner city life..."

5:5:5: VI. 2016: Impacts and Impressions... Selections, Nine x5. Label regulars have dug deep and racked hard to create a special collected end of year snapshot

5:5:5: VI. 2016: Impacts and Impressions... Selections, Nine x5. Label regulars have dug deep and racked hard to create a special collected end of year snapshot

5:5:5: VI. 2016: Impacts and Impressions... Nine x5.

Branner Griswell X Electric Ape X Proprio X Scaramanga Silk X Ring Modulator X Alphabets Heaven X Kubla Khan X Stephen Kin;Aesthetic X Clas Tuuth

This month 9 sterling selections drawing on 2016, label regulars have dug deep and racked hard to create a special collected end of year snapshot, a series of micro 5:5:5:s.

So here we go, in no particular order or sequence, representing five tracks a piece that impressed, impacted, generally caught their attention in (but not necessarily from) 2016...

5:5:5: V. Congo Natty The Rebel MC - Clas Tuuth

5:5:5: V. Congo Natty The Rebel MC - Clas Tuuth

Welcoming Clas Tuuth to the Filtered Listening pages, he delivers this month's 5:5:5: trek, spilling his early Junglist memories through the influential Congo Natty sound.

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Congo Natty the Rebel MC

by Clas Tuuth

5:5:5: IV. Paul Hunter (Love from Scaramanga Silk)

5:5:5: IV. Paul Hunter (Love from Scaramanga Silk)

The fourth fivefivefive in the continuing series of passionate theming, Scaramanga Silk serenades us over 5 tracks, with his ode to Paul Hunter...

'In recent years, DJing and musical tastes have become blurred and eclectic...'