Playing tracks by
NERD, Leggo Beast, Bernard Moss, Moloko, Tosca and more.
Hull's finest, and admittedly only, beat warriors have shown a persistent reluctance to comply with neat categorisations - preferring instead to duck convenient labelling by the media in an ongoing quest to replace bland, genre-specific beats with something a great deal more wholesome. With Porky otherwise unavailable, he sent representative DJ Shepdog for the first of five visits west, the last of which - we kid you not - in a private investigative capacity, with button hole camera and other recording tech-trickery. Shep has since established the Nice Up! label, and is a regular at Bestival and the Big Chill.