@voyou Extremely accurate summary of my 2021 film viewing from Letterboxd https://letterboxd.com/voyou/list/the-10-best-films-i-saw-in-2021/detail/ https://t.co/Dw90mT30A8 13 Jan 22 Reply Retweet Favorite

The Official Chart for October 11

I hear grime has been having something of a revival recently, but I haven’t been paying a huge amount of attention to it, at least not compared to 2004/5. I remember back then hearing Logan Sama on the radio playing a track featuring Shola Ama and saying something like “Shola Ama on a grime track? This music must be getting respectable.” I guess if Sama’s doing a mix for Fabric, then grime must be getting respectable again. It’s a good mix, too, ominous beats and energetic MCing. It’s maybe, though, a little bit one-note? Perhaps I’m just romanticizing the grime of ten years ago, but what I remember making it so exciting was its omnivorous influences. Read more↴