Weekly Gas: TTV Takeover, Trellion & Sniff, Tony Quattro


The guys at The Trailer TV jumped onboard our 5th birthday celebrations inviting Walter Ego, Affelaye, Timbah and Itoa down to the disused lorry trailer in south-east London for the Bad Taste take over. On October 23rd we were #35 in their live streaming series of performances and interviews. Unfortunately Walter Ego had to cancel […]

BTR 5th Anniversary Vol.1 Out Now


Download here: Bandcamp Five years ago, as a quaint gadget known as the iPhone 3 helped to spread news of the first American black president and the departure of MJ – king of pop, Sheffield-based imprint Bad Taste Records took its first steps. Now, to celebrate its fifth year in existence, BTR has assembled two […]

Walter Ego & Darkstorm – Who I Am (Darkstorm VIP)


Darkstorm and Walter Ego first teamed up with K Dot & Coco in 2013 to bring the hefty grime single Who I Am. One year later, Darkstorm has returned to his sources to create an equally arresting VIP instrumental refix. It’s available for free download as well if you give his facebook page a like […]

BTR 5th Anniversary parties in Sheffield & London


To celebrate turning 5, we’re throwing parties in Sheffield & London with the extended fam and friends. Free records are being given to attendees at both events too. Here’s the facebook event pages: 2nd Oct, London: http://www.smarturl.it/btris5ldn 3rd Oct, Sheffield: http://www.smarturl.it/btris5shf 23rd Oct, The Trailer TV: www.on.fb.me/1sXa8JI

Blue Medina – Free Compilation Out Now!


Bandcamp Blue Medina is a new mini-compilation on Bad Taste Records, five tracks from new signings to the imprint as well as regulars, friends and fam. Strictly producer business on this one with instrumentals that stride through Grime and Bass music from Wumpa Fruit, Darkstorm, Shriekin’, Swarm & TSVI. First track Don’t Talk is raw […]

Weekly Gas: Morriarchi, Tumble Audio & Blue Medina


This week Black Josh premiered his new album Blah Blah Black Josh through Wordplay Magazine, on there is a track produced by BTR’s own Morriarchi that also features Mcabre Brothers. Listen to 11 Cult Sag 616: We’ll be hitting up Nottingham in September to team up with Tumble Audio to bring you one of our […]

New Rawkid track on Foreign Beggars radio show


Foreign beggars have treated us to a UK Rap special for episode 6 of the PAR Excellence radio show and the first track is a new exclusive from Rawkid called No Salt. It’s produced by Trellion and is forthcoming on Bad Taste Records.

Illuzual Featured on Bandcamp Weekly Show

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Illuzual’s track All Across The Universe ft Moka Only has been featured on a recent edition of Bandcamp Weekly alongside a fine selection from the incredible re-issue label, Soundway Records. Highly recommended listening. Check it out over at Bandcamp now. The track is taken from his recent release Goodie Bags, which you can stream and buy here

Lean Low – Evelyn EP – Out Now On Overcooked


Lean Low is the alias for Bad Taste co-founder Darkstorm. Breaking out into new territory, drawing on UK Bass, House & Garage. After the release of the Doctor Jeep and Emira collaboration MDME on Bad taste in June, Lean low has delved deeper into the UK Bass sound and working alongside Emira again has delivered the […]