Getting high

Apologies for the complete lack of postage recently – I’ve just had surgery on my shoulder so typing has been a bit difficult until now. Lame but all true. Things are destined to pick up, so keep checking back for what’s in store. To fill up a few... read more
Purpose B Presents: Did it on purpose (again)

Purpose B Presents: Did it on purpose (again)

I fired up the turntables this week and finally got round to doing another mix for your ears and feet. Play it/download it after the jump, and feel free to burn, share and post the link up places: 1. MIA – Paper Planes (DFA remix) (XL) 2. Reverso – Piece... read more

Photograph of Jesus

You’ve got to watch this short video, really creative and inspiring! Here’s some blurb nicked from vimeo: “Short and Sweet has teamed up with Getty Images to launch a film challenge with a twist. Getty Images approached producer Basil Stephens and... read more
The Purpose Built Fairly Overdue Best Of 2008

The Purpose Built Fairly Overdue Best Of 2008

Singles: Benga & Coki : Night : Tempa The Juan McClean: Happy House : DFA M.I.A. : Paper Planes : XL Martyn : All I Have Is Memories : Apple Pips Mugwump : Boutade : Misericord The Revenge : Cadillac : Jiscomusic Tangoterje : I Want Your Love : Supreme Linkwood :... read more
BAM

BAM

So Obama just won the race! There was a real atmosphere of excitement during the run-up to the result. Vision championed over biography. Obviously tonight is historic – the first black President, but he could still be a new face in the office breaking old... read more
Of All The Things

Of All The Things

Now back in Manchester, I’m noticing how the change in location from South to North has coincided with returning to music I’ve not picked up for a while, and at the same time led me to look in new corners I would have passed by before. It seems like a bit... read more