Now fully confirmed as the second city of Grime, Bristol has been a steady conveyor belt of talent for some years now. With local boys Kahn & Neek now positioned as figureheads for the genre’s new wave of talent, the time has come for the scene’s other producers to enjoy their taste of the limelight. Alongside up and comers Lemzly Dale and Hi5Ghost, OH91 has been kicking up a fuss way out west with his frenetic updates on classic grime sounds.
‘Stealth’, his new single on Coyote Records, is an emphatic statement of intent, equipped with bass that refuses to take any prisoners in its quest to destroy the rave. Backed with a remix from legend of the scene Spooky, if the ‘Stealth’ 12” is anything to go by, its safe to assume that OH91 will soon be inhabiting the same much hyped about zone as his Bristol based colleagues. Wanting to get in there at the right time we asked him to mix Hyp 147, with the producer delivering a typically punishing set of contemporary grime selections. Across 40 minutes of manic intensity Hyp 147 takes in cuts from the likes of Royal-T, Kahn and Neek, Notion, Rudekid and of course OH91 himself….
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