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UK hip hop label Low Life eschews the ersatz glitz of bling for a compilation of kitchen sink narratives. Jehst's lyrical ingenuity shines on "New Bohemia" while Task Force's spoof-Neptunes "Rockstarz" is a razor-sharp exercise in British sarcasm.


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Weird serendipities aplenty this week: versions of "O, Death" on two albums I downloaded one after another, by Mike & Cara Gangloff and Bessie Jones; dovetailing into Sea Island overlap between Jones and Loscil. It makes for a nice blurring between time and genre with, say, the Gangloffs...