808INK – WHEN I’M ABOUT YOU’LL KNOW PT. 2

808INK’s new album is about “Motivation to get your money,” Mumblez Black Ink tells Dazed, “Enjoy yourself, because we’re young, we’re cool, and life is for livin’”.  The follow-up to last year’s ‘When I’m About You’ll Know‘ is every bit as boisterous, and this time comes with features from Kojey Radical, Prynce Mini and House…

808INK – GUMMY BEARS [VIDEO]

808INK announce a follow-up to March’s ‘When I’m About You’ll Know‘ with a new track and accompanying black and white visual.  ‘Gummy Bears’ sees the London duo at quite possibly their aggiest yet.  Aggressive, in-your-face bars over a hectic beat are the order of the day, with Mumblez Black Ink & 808 Charmer ‘shouting ‘cos they’re…

808INK – I FEEL THE LOVE / SOL

Alongside the news of two headline shows in Manchester and London, comes a new double A-side from 808INK. This time the South London duo enlist the help of House Of Pharaohs’ Sam Wise. Stream ‘I Feel The Love / Sol’ via SoundCloud.

808INK – 3 PIECE SUIT [VIDEO]

808INK’s latest in-your-face banger ‘3 Piece Suit’ got the visual treatment last week in a new video courtesy of Dir. LX & the duo themselves.  The video comes alongside news of a new UK tour, which will see 808Charmer, Mumblez Black Ink and DJ Stallion take in Edinburgh, Leeds, Manchester, Dublin, Bristol, Brighton and London…

808INK – 3 PIECE SUIT

‘3 Piece Suit’ is a huge new single from London’s 808INK, the raw beat for which was five years in the making: “Started the beat for ‘3 Piece Suit’ when I was 21. Finished at 26… this one is special,” says 808 Charmer.  Off the back of their Island Records’ debut ‘When I’m About You’ll…

808INK – COME DOWN [VIDEO]

808INK drop off a new video from recent EP ‘When I’m About You’ll Know‘, which sees the duo flexing to EP stand-out ‘Come Down‘.  Bright, brash and boisterous, the video opens the a warning that “No muscles were harmed during the flexing in this video.”  Stream below via YouTube.

808INK – WHEN I’M ABOUT, YOU’LL KNOW

808INK’s new EP just might be the moment they become household names. ‘When I’m About, You’ll Know’ takes the swaggering, G-Funk tinged Rap sound that imbued previous works ‘Billy’s Home‘ and ‘Hungry‘ and pushes it through a more melodic filter. Tracks like ‘G’ and ‘Handy’ even have the kind of hooks that just won’t quit,…