Following the launch on March 29th at Cargo we have the line up booked and quaking in their boots for HEAT 3!
Here’s the low-low on the producers going head to head on May 31st for that £500 monies and a place in the grand final…
Tricky Strutt briefly studied at the British Academy of New Music run’s his own vinyl imprint, ‘Stun and Shock.’ He’s worked with numerous grime mc's, singers, rappers for years and rates Wiley as his inspiration for beat making.
Producer Nwike Jisike has been making music since 2007. When he was 16 as an MC he got so sick of waiting for beats from producers so started making them himself!
Johnny North, a 23 year old producer working on an MPC, Ableton, Logic, Pro-Tools and Reason. Inspired mainly by Smooth and Soulful beats by the like’s of J Dilla.
Frames from Vauxhall who started producing in 2002 and to this day still use’s his favourite software Cubase. Frames took a long sabbatical but back and ready for the dead beat production battle!
From a young age Dyson has worked to create good music, first with indie/rock band ‘Every Other Sunday.’ And later in 2008 producing ‘The Personal Statement’ EP which features UK hip hop heavyweights Brotherman, Lowkey and Logic.
P.Pull a 22 year old producer from Bedfordshire making beats inspired by artists such as A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul and Slum Village but can also make those gritty west coast style beats. Having also worked with the likes of Super Dertie from Piff Gang.
Enjay is a multi-talented artist / songwriter and producer from South London who produced the Channel U hit “Unsigned Hype.” He marks Ryan Leslie as his favourite producer due to his fusion of 80’s style synths with live percussion.
Finally Ebu Blackitude a producer on the Big Dada label and cite’s the RZA’s production unequalled for the mood, emotion and layers he brings, “you hear a different thing on each listen.”
Come hear these guys thrash it out for the crowd to decide who’s got the FIRE!
Doors: 8 p.m.
Tickets: £7 on the door
*Cargo imposes a strict door policy with ID scanner, please have a photo ID with you to avoid difficulties upon entrance.