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: 3rd Oct, Sheffield: 23rd Oct, The Trailer TV:

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

Illuzual Bandcamp web

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 [...]

Connect the Dots 2014 highlights video


On the Weekend of 24th/25th of May Connect the Dots 2014 took place in Sheffield. A celebration of contemporary arts, digital multimedia, music and technology through exhibitions, talks and performances, Connect the Dots brought a wide range of musicians and artists to an abandoned Co-op building in Sheffield City Centre and The Night Kitchen for [...]

Darkstorm – Bittersweet ft. Kayo Chingonyi (Music Video)


Check out the new music video from Darkstorm for Bittersweet, it features the talented poet Kayo Chingonyi and is taken from the album Mind Like Water, available to buy here.

Timbah – No Bootlegs EP (Tumble Audio)


After what seemed like a massive hiatus between Timbah’s debut EP Can’t Love Without You and follow up Flow Poke on Bad Taste Records, it’s refreshing to hear new Timbah music getting churned out more regularly. Especially when it’s so consistently good. First he supplied Tell Dem – a banger with T Man on the [...]