Monday, 18 May 2009

Roots Manuva readies "Slime + Version" Album for Autumn

In Autumn Big Dada will release "Slime + Version" - A collaboration between Roots Manuva and Wrong Tom (Hard FI's tour Dj among other things), which will supply roots, digi-dub and tropical rocksteady versions of tunes from across all his 4 albums, The 2008 album "Slime + Reason" was Manuva's most popular yet charting at at No.22. To tide fans over till then , the 4th single from said album will be the Toddla T produced "Do Nah Bodda" MI" which comes with a Roots Mannuva meets Wrong Tom dub and Xrabit / Redlight remixes. in true Rootical style, Rodney Smith used this bouncy piece of electro-dancehall to tell people to leave him alone! Packing in the hooks in amongst his switchback turns of phrase, it's a superlative performance from an MC absolutely at the top of his game and having all the fun he can squeeze into three minutes of rhythm.

Roots Manuva will be present at the following UK/Irish festivals
Mad Ferret Student Festival - Manchester - ERRRRRRR?!?!?
Glastonbury - Jazz World Stage
Camp Bestival
Broadmasters Festival, Newquay
Electric Picnic, Dublin

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