Category Archives: Grime

What It Is? (Grime)

Grime came out of UK garage music, which was a sort of sped up UK raver version of house music. Classic house music tempo is 120bpm, wheras garage (also known as “speed garage”) is usually at 140bpm. The music was mostly instrumental, but when played at the same raves that jungle (a/k/a drum n bass) […]

CREEZY HYPE

Bobby Able passed along this “Crazy” remix by Punchline. It’s available here as a 7″ on Punchline Records. Punchline- Creezy Hype (Punchline Records, 2006)

PUT YO HOOD UP

I was in London recently for a very warm two weeks of Indian summer type weather in October. Yet, every school kid I saw was wearing a sweatshirt with his hood up… like constantly… 75 degrees and sunny (which, in England, is about as rare as a straight set of pearly whites) and these kids […]