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Eddie C On A Remix Binge

Okay, so originally I was going to do a juicy write-up on Eddie C's amazing 'Aim' 12" that came out on the achingly cool (and achingly expensive) Crue-L Records, but as someone recently pointed out it's bad form to blog about records that are sold out or incredibly hard to find, I changed my mind. (See, we DO listen to your yapping guys!). There's two brand new records that feature the unmistakable talents of Senor Cee on remix duties though, so I figured I'd be a good scribe and cover those instead. Both of them just got released and both of them are incredible records that in all fairness deserve their own proper review, but being the lazy schmuck I am I figured I might as well combine the two and feel good about myself again for at least a few days.

First up is the inaugural release on 7 Music Black, a new offshoot of the Belfast based imprint that is run by the fellas behind South West Seven. The idea behind this sister label is to create an outlet fo…

Andy Ash - White Leaf EP (Fly By Night Music)

A few days ago we got a mailer in from Fly By Night Music, who kindly sent us their debut release, an EP by Andy Ash with Moodymanc on remix duties. Even though vinyl sales are definately in a slump these days (hipsters buying re-issues of Nick Drake's Pink Moon in droves don't really reflect the state of the industry), not a day seems to go by without the launch of a new record label trying to push some fresh music. And while hearing big jocks publicy slating digital promos seriously makes me cringe - "oh the horror of getting through 80+ promos..." - seriously fellas, people are lovingly sending you free music, stop moaning - I have to admit getting an actual promo 12" in the mail for reviewing purposes is really refreshing, especcially when the music happens to be top drawer.

Check out the nice little preview/trailer for the release below to get into the swing of things while we babble on below:


It's not the first time Andy Ash makes an appearance on th…