Author Archives: james

Dead Man’s chest comes correct with the final part of his Western Lore Trilogy and it’s a smasher! Blissed-out, oversaturated and laced with oodles of rave nostalgia. The title track is a clattering jungle affair fusing dub, tape noise and a lush mono stab. The flip-side of which being the half speed rehash ‘Dub II […]

Tony Scott – A Quivering Leaf, Ask The Winds Rick James – Getting It On (In The Sunshine) The Greg Foat Group – Door to Summer Yussef Kamaal – Yo Chavez Childish Gambino – Redbone D’Angelo – I Feel like making love Nightmares on Wax – Les Nuits (Spinna Mix) Repeat Pattern – Uncle Quasimoto […]

I’ve been a fan of Ayman Rostom’s music for years, through his various projects working with the likes of Cappo, Jehst, Lee Scott and Kashmere as Doctor Zygote, and as one-half of UK hip-hop cosmonauts ‘Strange U’, not to mention his seminal Grupo Zygote album on Black Acre which merged haunted soundtracks, Ethio-jazz, library and […]

We are super excited to announce the launch of a new serial webcomic ‘Peng Valley’ to Cambrian Line. Conceived, written and drawn by chubster in chief James. Heres the blurb Peng Valley follows the story of the inhabitants of a tiny coastal village on the West Coast of Wales. A love letter to British soap […]

Aphex Twin – [Rhubarb] Glynis Jones – Veils And Mirrors Plaid – Lambs Eye Leif – Sintra (Ambient Version) Submerse – Sidequests Caves – Subaqueous Information Potensia – aml Sotu the Traveller – Verbs Mystic Tribe A.I. – Telepathic Seduction Graphs – Falling Inward THY LVE – What We Promise Mr. C – Quick Exit […]

Sun Ra – Solar Symbols The Stylistics – People Make The World Go Round The Impressions – Choice of Colors The Ambassadors – Ain’t Got The Love (Of One Girl On My Mind) Johnny K – I Got Bills to Pay Wildflower – You Knock Me Out Chocolate Milk – Time Machine Bernard Wright – […]

Here’s the first instalment of my ‘Rave Yarns’ series. The kindly readers of this here blog have been sending me in their rave tales, I’m talking about them floaty wobblers, them shamans in the corner, them mystical 3 am mushie moments. If you wanna send one in to me then feel free to mail them […]

been a busy couple of weeks for me I tell ye, new sites up, all shiny and shit, labels on the go, life’s pretty nice, cant lie. Anyways, its time for part 2 of my 90s obsession series, this is about producers! Enjoy … You may have seen these around as they were kindly featured […]

It’s been a few weeks, hope yer getting on ok. Heres the next Peng Valley strip, I shaln’t bother chatting about it too much, it’s taken a bit longer this time as its a long-un love. This one seems even more apt to me now that Terror May has called an election in seven weeks. […]