The best Saturdays are those with a Lumpen Nobleman mix – this month, the Gent from Kent™ picks out belters from Mark Hewins, Sun City Girls, Augustus Pablo, Lil Kim and Hector Bizerk


Guy Harries and Yumi Hara Cawkwell – Spring Into Summer (Migro, 2014)

Mark Hewins – Graviton (not on label, c. 2014)

Sun City Girls – Immortal Gods (brief excerpt) (Cloaven Cassettes, 1987)

Asmus Tietchens – Konstrukt 2 (YHR Tapes, 1982)

Mark Ernestus’ Ndagga Rhythm Force feat. Mbene Diatta – Seck Lamb Ji (Ndagga, 2015)

Harry Toddler / Brian and Tony Gold – Perfect Combination (Stone Love, 1999)

Norma White – I Want Your Love (orig. Studio One, 1978) (Soul Jazz, 2016)

Niney the Observer – Blood and Fire (Observers, 1971)

Augustus Pablo – El Rocker (recorded in c. 1979) (Rockers, 2013)

LEVELZ – Worship (not on label, 2016)

Lil Kim – Lighters Up (Explicit Version) (Atlantic, 2005)

Killer Mike – Scared Straight (Explicit Album Version) (Columbia, 2003)

Busy Signal – Step Out (Dutty Remix) (SOJT Prods, c. 2006)

Booze – Side Effect (All Time Low, 2011)

Bonjour Francoise: French for Absolute Beginners – Vite, Un Crayon! (BBC TV, 1965)

Hector Bizerk – Bury the Hatchet (Music Language Festival, 2012)