AFT Raps Showcase with Blacksmith & Frenic
Hip-Hop | Sunday 7th July | 5:15pm | | The Taylor Wimpey Abbey Stage
The cooler younger brother of Bristol Drum and Bass label AFT Records, Raps focuses on 100% Hip-Hop, vocal led productions and banging instrumentals. Their takeover at the festival this year is to be lead by Hip-Hop main player, Blacksmith, and resident DJ, Frenic.
Having performed throughout the country & Europe supporting artists such as Jurassic 5, Dilated Peoples, Common, Mos Def, Brother Ali, Plan B, and various others. Blacksmith is a staple in UK Hip-Hop. As a Producer he’s has worked with many strong names including Bristol’s MC Carasel, Knytro, Marc 7 (Jurassic 5), MC Supernatural, Stamina MC, Kners, Dynamite MC and many more.
Frenic’s music production reflects his influences and a love of old retro sounds creating deep emotional music.”Essentially Im a hip-hop DJ but I don’t just play Hip-Hop Records”. His tunes touch on Hip-Hop, Breaks, Drum and Bass, Dubstep, Funk, Soul, Rock and anything that bounces!
“I have always had a love of Hip Hop and any music that makes me feel some emotion”