Fur – Fur EP

Describing themselves as an ‘8-piece World-Jazz Hip Hop ensemble’, the influence of afro-beat and ethio-jazz is clear in this 4 track EP from UK hip-hop collective Fur.

Limited to 300 copies.

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Skeletons – Smile

Released in 2010 on Impossible Ark Records. Each record is housed within an individually hand-pressed sleeve from the ‘A Two Pipe Problem’ letterpress. There are two runs of this record – one of 300 and one of 200 with a slightly different sleeve design.

Despite sounding like a full-on Afro-jazz ensemble, Skeletons consist of Benedic Lamdin and Benedic Lamdin only. Apparently the man behind Nostalgia 77 produced the album using ‘scraps of sound’ collected over the years from various recording sessions – and they’re quite some scraps!¬†Includes an uncredited appearance from Alice Russell.

Limited to 500 copies (300 + 200)