Applique Music Remix Competition – Lempo & Japwow – Wishbone

At the end of our incredible weekend for #48HrsWith @IamLempo, Applique Music announced their first remix competition to celebrate the label’s first birthday. The competition takes their search for new talent to a new level, allowing entrants to remix the Lempo and Japwow original  track, “Wishbone” . Competing artists have the chance to get their entry…

#48HrsWith @IamLempo – Chapter 4 – Applique Music

After all that had happened over the weekend so far, you wouldn’t think that our Sunday would be a busy one but by 11am, Lempo, Jonathan Lee (Jono) and myself headed down to the Applique studio in Wolverhampton, for an afternoon / evening producing, remixing and general record label business with Miss Nina Japwow. Naturally,…

#48HrsWith @IamLempo – Chapter 2 – Hangovers, Label Showcases, Off-The-Cuff B2B DJ Sets and Buskers

  Lesson Number 1 - Don’t try and out-drink a DJ. Lesson Number 2 – Just because it’s free vodka, doesn’t mean it’s good for you. Lesson Number 3 – Domino’s cures everything. So I woke up in the morning, feeling like…crap.  Nearly, very nearly wrote P. Diddy but then realised I can’t quote Ke$ha and…

#48HrsWith @IamLempo – Chapter 1 – Unity Radio, Rong, Socio Rehab, Sankeys, Todd Terry and Casa De Lempo

My Friday afternoon ended as per usual. A sneaky beer after work with the lads. That is where the normality ended as I was heading straight to Unity Radio, Manchester for #48HrsWith @IamLempo. 48 hours that anyone involved will remember for a very, very long time. We were joined at the studio by his DJ…

#48HrsWith @IamLempo – 3 Gigs, 2 Radio Shows, 2 Interviews, 1 Studio Session and the birth of B3

My God, what a weekend. So this weekend, I had the absolute pleasure of spending 44 hours (over the space of 52) with Bitch Resident DJ, face of Bitch TV, host of the Bitch radio show,  1/3 of the Applique Music label, 1/2 of the brilliant DJ duo Lempo and Japwow and as we found…

Weekend of Dance Music in Manchester – June 29th / 30th 2012

Friday 29th June 2012 Sankeys: Todd Terry, Graeme Park and Lempo & Japwow (House) Another huge night this Friday merges the classic disco, chicago house and elements of hip-hop from Todd Terry’s decks and the Haçienda legend that is Graeme Park downstairs with the bass, tech house from Lempo and Japwow upstairs in Spektrum. Anyone…