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Coldest record of the week Miraa May w/ NameBrandSound!

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Entek 'Hrs Remix' feat. Alxndr London


Later this month, CoOp Presents will launch with Selectors Assemble Volume Two.

Founded by IG Culture and Alex Phountzi, CoOp Presents looks to continue the spirit of the legendary CoOp movement, while focusing on the wealth of talent that exists within the London Bruk movement and beyond.

The first release follows last summer's Selectors Assemble EP, released via First Word Records, which gave the world the first glimpse of the CoOp Presents crew via a selection of UK dance cuts. Selectors Assemble Volume Two presents a six-track selection taking in jazzy 4/4 club cuts, deep broken beats outings, and funk-infused soul.

In support of the release, the label has offered up a bonus remix from Entek feat. Alxndr London, a stunning, head nodding cut which you can grab via WeTransfer below. You can pre-order Selectors Assemble Volume Two here.

Tomorrow, the crew will also be throwing a party at London's The Jazz Cafe, which you can check out here.

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Leaders of London’s Bruk movement CoOp have been paving the way for its revival as of late, exposing us to a wealth of fresh talent navigating in and around the world of broken beat and beyond from their new CoOp Presents imprint.

Founded by original dons of the scene IG Culture and Alex Phountzi, the label debuted with the Selectors Assemble EP via First Word Records last summer, with rollers from both old and new school players such as Seiji and Henry Wu.

The upcoming Selectors Assemble Volume Two works much in the same vein, showcasing talent from originators and newcomers alike, transcending genres and geographics.

With cuts from James Rudie, Entek Danvers and NameBrandSound (IG Culture and Alex Phountzi), we focus on ‘Gamma Riddim’ By EVM128, one of the original Bruk soldiers and a long-time Hyponik favourite.

EVM’s self-titled style of ‘Raggage’ sits somewhere in-between the worlds of garage, soul, hip-hop, boogie and broken beat. This one comes full Rudeboy-riddim, working broken tribal textures and fat synths into a sweat!



CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble Vol 2

Proud to announce that Selectors Assemble Volume 2 drops on the 23rd of February to launch the CoOp Presents label. Brand new 6 track EP featuring new music from EVM128 Cengiz ENTEK James Rudie Danvers and this Namebrandsound remix of London artist Miraa May premiered via Complex. More info and preorder links for vinyl and digital below....

Premiere: NameBrandSound Give Miraa May's "I Don't Want Ya" A UKG Bounce For 'Selectors Assemble'

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After the success of Volume 1 last year, CoOp presents are about to drop Selectors Assemble Volume 2 (due Feb 23), a collection comprised of UK dance music pioneers and current talent within the London Bruk movement. Founded by IG Culture and Alex Phountzi (aka NameBrandSound), the project exists to bridge the gap and serve as an umbrella to veterans and newcomers alike.

Over six tracks, the likes of EVM128, James Rudie and others vibe, groove and flex, showcasing their unique talents, creating the perfect soundtrack to start or even finish any Friday/Saturday night. To give you an idea of what we're talking about, we're sharing Miraa May and NameBrandSound's contribution to the comp: the latter's remix of  "I Don't Want Ya", a hyped-up, bouncy take on UK garage and bassline with more experimental electronic sounds thrown in, deftly balancing the two worlds.


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Selectors Assemble @ The Flex and Worldwide FM

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Shy One curates 8 hours of music on Radar Radio, she's invited some of her friends 28.1.18!!
Selectors on deck! Ig Culture Alex Phountzi Evermean Beats, man like Cengizmakes his debut appearance with the crew
16:00 - 18:00 BBZ
18:00 - 20:00 Selectors Assemble
20:00 - 21:00 Live Jam - Scratcha DVA, Intalekt, Xolomon & Lex Amor
21:00 - 22:00 Shy One

Roland @ the Flex

ig Culture tests the DJ 505 controller for Roland! Video soon from the Flex   Watch this space@

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Flex Sound powered by PAD

big sound coming soon!!!

big sound coming soon!!!

Look out for Flex Sound powered by PAD, coming to a festival near you this summer!!!

19.1.19 CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble on Worldwide fm

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the Selectors Assrmble return to Worldwide FM 29/1/18!! We kick off the new year with all action show with myself. Alex Phountzii the Number manEvermean Beats and special guest, the mighty Mo Kolours

New year heat this Friday on Rinse FM 23.00 till 0100!!


A Guy Called Gerald meet Jungle Drummer @ The Flex


New Year , New Concepts, New Flexing with AGCG and Jungle Drummer back to back drumming alongside dj selection @ The Flex .this session will be filmed by documented by Flex Film and photography, so All jazz and footwork dancers welcome!

Worldwide fm Xmas Party

Worldwide FM Xmas Dance!! 21/12/17 Ig Culture pon spin
Alongside Thris Tian & Gilles Peterson Colleen “Cosmo” Murphy. Rita Maia.

Ghost Notes
Peckham Levels
95A Rye Lane,
London SE15 4ST
8pm - 1am
Rita Maia IG

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Worlds Collide @ The Flex 2/12/17

Worlds Collide! @ The Flex 2/12/17 Foundation Music Session with the Dons!! Studio One, Rockers, Brazilian, Boogie, Golden Era HipHop, Fusion, vynil selections! from Paul Bradshaw Harv Nagi Josh Tautz Far Out Recordings Peter Bond Femi YD Fem Williams !

Worlds Collide!

Worlds Collide!

Worlds Collide @ The Flex 2/12/17

Worlds collide @ The Flex! Check it!! Straight No Chaser head Honcho Paul Bradshaw , Rotation club night founder and one third of legendary Young Disciples Femi YD Fem Williams, Farout Label manager Josh Tautz, collector and Wicked selector dj Harv Nagi, and Deal Real Records founder Peter Bond come together on Flex TV 2/12/17 for an evening of foundation riddims, music talk, and general building...

The Selectors Assemble Jazz Cafe 2018

Selectors crew, coming through!

Selectors crew, coming through!

What's Good?

7-9pm Thu 30/11/17 Ig Culture ON Rinse FM Alex Phountzi guesting

9/12/17 Ig Culture joins Evermean Beats @ Rolling Stock

15/12/17 Selectors Assemble Xmas special on Worldwide FM
featuring the full Selectors Assemble crew the studio! Dont miss this one!

15/1/18  Entek live from The Flex


check the weeks runnings

The Crew is out and about in a big way this week,  NameBrandSound links with Shy One on NTS to record a show that will be aired next week

look out for the Namebrandsound bag of dubs as well as Heat that we like,   Thursday see's the Selectors Crew  bless our new spot

THE FLEX which we're hoping will become our creative hub, we will be joined by , EVM 128 Wonky Logic Mellissa Brown

Danvers,James Rudie, Entek and Cengiz, Alex Phountzi and Neue Grafik,

Neue Grafik also joins us on CoOp present the Selectors Assemble show Alongside Alex Rita also man like Andwot for another heated sesh!

We're rounding off the week with a CoOp Presents after party at the PARADISO in Amsterdam for the Supersonic Jazz Festival ...Entek and james Rudie

joins Myself and EVM 128 on spin!!

The Flex Space a Project for 2018

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The Flex Space is the place.

CoOp Presents Paradiso Amsterdam!!

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CoOp Presents: Super-Sonic Jazz Festival afterparty

Line up:
- Ig Culture (CoOp, Selectors Assemble)
- EVM128 (CoOp presents Selectors Assemble)
- ENTEK (Selectors Assemble)
- James Rudie (Selectors Assemble)

Date: November 18, 2017
Location: Paradiso, Weteringschans 6-8, Amsterdam
Doors open: 11.00pm
Tickets: €10,-
More information and tickets:

Info coming soon about THE FLEX space

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For now we're just gonna say the FLEX SPACE IS THE PLACE!

IG in session on Rinse FM 23.10.17!



Ig Culture bringing 2 hours of night time pressure 23.10.17 from 1 till 3am on the big Rinse FM! lock in!

Massive Resident Advisor CoOp piece

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Resident Advisor Present an indepth feature dealing with the return of the Legendary fully reformed CoOp and talking to the players

original and newbreed! Check the link below for full RA piece

The Psychology of DJing IG Culture

Gilles Peterson has been one of the world’s top DJs for three decades, but his fascination with the craft remains as bright as ever. So in The Psychology of DJing, Gilles interviews five of his favorite DJs to explore life behind the turntables.  Why do they do it? How do they handle the pressure? What’s it like to build a profession out of a passion?

Gilles says, “Having been in the DJ cockpit for more than 30 years, I’ve always been fascinated by what makes other DJs tick. I still love it to bits, but there have been times of doubt. So that’s what I wanted to find out about in this series – chatting to some of my favorite characters on the world circuit about the highs and lows of playing records to people.”

The series features intimate chats with Seth Troxler, The Black Madonna, Craig Richards, IG Culture and Cassy and each discussion takes a slightly different turn, covering everything from breastfeeding to the pressures of tough crowds.

And because Gilles has been there, done it and got the t-shirt, all five of his interviewees are searingly honest about the joys and struggles of their creative endeavor.

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The Selectors Assemble New Breed 2018!

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IG Culture radio tour continues on NTS and Rinse FM

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The radio tour continues on Rinse fm 22nd Sep 7-9PM then on NTS 29TH Sept 3-4 pm

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Selectors Assemble feature on Bandcamp!

NameBrandsound SPELL test out this week!!

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A magic SPELL

NameBrandSound is IG Culture and Alex Phountzi, we're known as bruk dons BUT have influences in many music scenes and genres, NBS tends to draw from the whole spectrum of our influences,
We're hoping that our latest offering, 'S.P.E.L.L THIS ONE' will put the SPELL ON YOU! . Available soon on vynil and digital formats! The artwork designed by Eriizu Eriizu and ig Culture reveals the magic SPELL within 'THIS ONE' .  See if you can 'SPELL THIS ONE'!

IG Culture's lost 10 years feature in Straight No Chaser

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'10 year glitch'


Sraight No Chaser is back hard copy style after 10 years!!! Ig Culture talks personal highlight moments to fill in the gaps for the 'chasers'lost decade!

IG Culture radio tour conttinues on NTS

Wu and Culture present Selectors 'Ensemble' Live

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Myself and the man Henry Crucial Wu Curate a Show at the Jazz Cafe featuring the newly formed SELECTORS 'ENSEMBLE' featuring a serious lineup of players from Kammal Williams, New Sector Movements, and Murky Waters. Come join us as we pay homage to some of those legendary tunes that we all love!! The movement is herel!! Selectors Assemble DJs on the night Henry Crucial Wu, Orin WaltersAfronaught Alex Phountzi and Myself the Igizza

Carnival Sunday, we bringing CoOp Vintage style

Last CoOp session of the year!

Last CoOp session of the year!

Exclusive Premiere on Music is my sanctuary: Sabrina Malheiros “Clareia (IG Culture Remix)”

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Following Sabrina Malheiros’ brand new album entitled “Clareia” comes three major remixes from three major players from the now multi-generational broken beat scene.

Henry Wu, Dego (2000black) and IG Culture have assembled for an irresistible late summer bruk-samba trip. We are very happy to present to you a remix from the legendary IG Culture, an early pioneer of the Broken Beat movement.

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IG Culture Radio Airwaves tour

 IG Culture is on a radio airwaves tour this month, A full London riddim reemergence celebration! Pioneer Radio  on 11.8.17 is up next! Then we touching down on Redlight Radio Amsterdam next week, also don't forget to tune into a massive CoOp Selectors Assemble on worldwidefm this month! info soon come!!

Radio Airwaves tour!

Radio Airwaves tour!


Soon Come!

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Sabrina Malheiros' new album Clareia came out last week, today Far Out proudly presents the promo for a killer remix EP! Three major players from Londons underground dance music movement: IG Culture, Henry Wu, and Dego (2000black) have assembled for an irresistible late summer bruk-samba trip.


Ig Culture on Radio tour!

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Follow the  IG Culture radio  tour!  thanks to everyone who tuned in to IG on Rinse FM! up next is a heated session for Pioneer Radio!  more info soon come


late night pressure!

late night pressure!

Lock in to Rinse fm featuring the man like IG Culture throwing down a serious late night session, spinning everything from bruk to juke !

Ig Culture TogetherFestival Next Week 4/8/17

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Check the man like Ig Culture Friday  4/8/17..   @TogetherforAwamu .Awamu is a fund raising event for children in Kampala, Uganda.



Check the latest Selectors Assemble NOW!!!

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Holland next month!

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SUMMERDANCEFOREVER !! A massive dance event in Holland on 29/8/17 !

Dego LIVE !!  IG Culture AND KC the Funkaholic on decks ! BIG !

IG Late Night sesh on Rinse FM

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Yes my Selector!

Look out for the ever moving IG Culture late night mixing on Rinse FM this week!

more info soon come !

CoOp Presents Carnival Sunday Spesh!!


CoOp presents is back for a Carnival Sunday Special bringing together true school and next generation CoOp Crew. Since some of the family will miss the Sunfall After Party we decided to bring the heat for a special Sunday night at the Hoxton Basement on the 28th of August on the line up we feature Afronaut, IG Culture Alex Phountzi, Shy One, special guest Dazique and new school bruk soldier, EVM128. We hope to see you there!

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Selectors Assemble with Alex Phountzi X IG Culture X EVM 128 on worldwidefm


3 the Hard way tommorow Alex Phountzii, Evermean Beats and myself, repping for @CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble on www.worldwidefm from 12 till 1400 bring some of the best heat from yesterday today and tommorow! lock in!!

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Out Everywhere!

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CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble EP is No.1 pon de look-good chart over at Juno Download right now! (well, the Bass chart). The vinyl is  up to No. 2 at Juno Records too.

Wax now shipping from everywhere.
Got yours yet? See more

CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble for Sunfall Festival

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CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble! OUT TODAY!

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Selectors Assemble EP hits the shops  TODAY! featuring music from Ig Culture , Son Of Scientist,Henry Wu , Sonars Ghost, Seiji , Alex Phountzi and Namebrandsound on First Word Records on full picture sleeve and inner sleeve. Preorder here…/coop-presents-sele… and big thanks to Benji B,  repping Son of Scientist's Spartan Riddim on latest show, listen back here

Big ups to Gilles Peterson and Toddla T for repping the return of Son of Scientist!

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Here is the archive of the latest show on worldwide fm feat IG Culture Shy One and EVM 128

click below!

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Madlib & Moses Boyd Joins CoOp presents line up!!Line up


It Just got real up in this bIyatchl!  Happy to announce that Beats Legend MADLIB have joined out CoOp Presents SunFall after party  line up also UK Drum Don Moses Boyd  (MOBO award winner 2015 best jazz artist)  Also featured on line up is 4 hero's Marc Mac,  ig Culture K15,  Henry Wu, Shy One, DJ Gilla , NameBrandSounds Alex Phounzi, Samseed, Andwot Alex Rita, EVM 128 and Eric Lau, making this an essential London event for summer !  The Event will no longer be @ Kamio, we have moved to XOYO!

Keep scoping for more info on this incredibE event



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Selectors Assemble this Friday16/6/17 on!

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Lock in to Selectors Assemble this Friday16/6/17 on! Massive show featuring Shy One X EVM 128 alongside your host IG Culture!


IG Culture Live From Meltdown Festival!

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Check IG Culture out on
Monday 12th June - 2-3pm
Live from RINSE FM @ M.I.A.’s Meltdown Festival, Southbank Centre…/122896-rinse-fm-live-20…

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Selectors Assembled !

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Talking the buisness

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Selectors Assemble

Dates for your diary

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Greetings Fambo!! Mark these up and coming shows and events dates in your diary! We will keep you informed as and when dates come in... Check me here @ or for bookings, Info on new booking agent will be posted very soon.

Selectors Assemble after party for Sunfall festival Saturday 12th August
IG Culture Worldwide Festival  3rd july back 6th july
IG bristol     Friday july 14th...
IG Culture Awumu Festival 4.5 August TBC
CoOp presents Carnival after party @ the Basement  Carnival Sunday 27th August date
IG Culture on Rinse FM Broadcasting live from Meltdown Festival Monday 12th June
Culture and WU Selectors Assemble surprise Event October the 28th!!
Selectors Assemble  on worldwideRadio Dates
16th June  21st July 18th August

Son of Scientist exclusive on GILLES PETERSON Show


Check the don Gilles Peterson throw down serious selection including Son of Scientist from the forthcoming Selectors Assemble EP.

also tracks from Flying Lotus, Sampha, and Spacek..


click below

Watch Sunfall x YAM Instore with IG Culture x EVM 128

IG Culture touches down  for an instore early evening session on 24/5/17 @ YAM Records 135A Rye Lane, SE15 4ST London. Joining  Culture will be Selectors Assemble cohort EVM128 for pre rush hour pressure, tune in on Balami Radio and all SunFall Festival Platforms.

'Promotion Cruise'

'Promotion Cruise'

Sabriena Malheiros 'Clareia' Dego, IG Culture, Henry Wu remixes!



Keep your radar locked for new release form Sabriena Malheiros. 'Clareia'  has refits! from 3 of the beast, 2000 Black boss Dego, IG Culture, and the young gun slinger Henry Wu of Yusef Kamaal  coming  soon ON 12" on Farout recordings !!

Ig Culture Joins Sete Festival Line up!

Ig Culture Joins Sete Festival

Ig Culture Joins Sete Festival

Excited to announce that IGCULTURE joins a great Worldwide Festival line up this year!! More information on this very soon on IG

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IG Culture and guest Selector Andwot in session!! Replays of CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble on worldwide early nextweek! Watch this space for more info

Out 19/5/17 in all online stores On Reptown!


Out In all online stores on REPTOWN from 19/5/17 a big dancefloor bruk killer from Sonars Ghost  (Domu) and the ever moving NameBrandsound! a definitive floor schorcher.with rude mix by the TS Repman

Click below for more info,

Sonars Ghost X NameBrandsound

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Lock in to our latest show featuring Yusef Kamal keyboard don Henry Wu, alongside Touching Bass frontman Andwot,and our resident host IG Culture.

Click below for link to worldwidefm.

Pre order your Selectors vynil now!

'New Bruk Era'

'New Bruk Era'

EP promo on Bandcamp

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Our forthcoming EP (CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble) is featured in Bandcamp's 'New & Notable' this week! :

You can also check out the Ig Culture / Alex Phountzi remix of Henry Wu from the EP on Bandcamp Weekly too, if you've not heard it yet...

Upcoming IG Culture Remix Pressure!

'Remix Pressure'

'Remix Pressure'

Following his Ivan Conti and Afro National remixes, ig Culture comes with a George Duke-esque refit of 'Clareia' by Brazilian songstress Sabriena Malheiros!  Ig Alongside  Dego and Henry Wu mixes makes this release an essential killer triple spin catalog piece. Out soon on  Far Out Recordings!
Dutty dancefloor beats meets sweet soul with IG in the mix again for future funk legend Amp Fiddler. 'It's on' is a rude dancefloor grinder on the dutty bruk tip, ready for all peak time set..Out soon...

Selectors Assemble with Henry Wu X IG Culture on worldwidefm 19/5/17

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Countdown starts here for another CoOp presents Selectors Assemble on WorldwideFM join us 19/5'17  between 1200-1400 with ig Culture and Henry Wu laying down braand new heat and classic catalog pieces!  CoOp Presents working it out for the people!

Selectors Assemble on First Word records

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'Selectors are here'

Coming Soon on First Word Records ..The Selectors music attack is here! Click below for full information!

OUT NOW! Remix Plus 1 and Plus 2

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We are proud to present  IG Culture REMIX-PLUS 1 and 2, you're on the G list get your Plus 1 & 2
IG Culture has remixed and Produced tracks for the likes of Slum,Village,Femi Kuti, Nahawa Doumbia, Bugz in the Attic ,4 hero, Omar, and Les Nubiennes just to name a few,  These compilations are a cache of  some of the remixes and productions that IG Culture is known for.This is a Huge chunk of remix,production funk ,making thisan essential piece of your archives!

CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble EP LAUNCH

'Selectors makin' moves'

'Selectors makin' moves'

Come party with CoOp presents and First Word recordings as we celebrate the launch of the Selectors Assemble EP,
a project born out of the memorable Boiler Room studio jam sessions put together by Errol Anderson (Andwot) and IG Culture.
has developrd into a serious body of Dancefloor Gems that truly realigning the planets, The EP featuring the likes of Seijii, IG Culture Sonars Ghost (Domu) , Henry Cruciual )Wu and Alex Phountzi.marks London bruk boogie renaissance, and is the 1st phase of many from the crew.
Our location is the amazing Pickle Factory. the venue modelled excellent soundsystem in the style and tradition of the legendary Plastic People, Pass through and enjoy the sound experience with us.

Tickets now available!

New Sonars Ghost X NBS out soon!

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B.A.N.G. is the upcoming release Sonars Ghost AKA Domu and NameBrandSound!! The original bruk movement is here once again with this dance floor smasher. Brukwurx, Broken, and Dutty Bass merge in this serious heat for your virtual record box ! Out 19/5/17 in all stores next month on IG Culture's Reptown imprint through Believe Digital Distribution.

Press link below to preorder in all stores.

Selectors Assemble Premier Show!

If you missed the show 1st time around here it is... CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble on WorldWidefm feat  IG Culture, EVM 128, and DJ Gilla,
Click on the icon below!


IG Culture, Normski, A Guy Called Gerald

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IG CULTURE , NORMSKI , A GUY CALLED GERALD + Jungle drummer back 2 back on stage destroyed it....what a session on 21.4.17
for Drop Bass Not Bombs @ Bussey Building...

21.4.17 Selectors Assemble on WorldWide FM

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Worldwide FM is the home of #selectorsassemble monthly show brought to you by Ig Culture and CoOp Presents family on rotation. Kickin off proceedings tommorow 21/4/17with EVM128 and Gilla ( First Word Records ) & man like Ig Culture... >> Foundation music and beyond >>

Worldwide FM Announce New shows

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Chameleonic DJ, record collector and producer Motor City Drum Ensemble joins worldwide fm on the second Wednesday of each month. Roni Size and Channel One will be curating a six hour Sound System Special every first Thursday, with Roni Size giving us Drum and Bass, and Channel One selecting dub. We’ll also be welcoming Mr G and K15 who will be digging deep on their monthly six hour Jazz Special every third Thursday. IG Culture is welcomed to the family too, with CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble, with friends and family on rotation every third Friday for an exploration of broken beat. Finally, The Brownswood Forum will be making a return, with the original members reuniting, reminiscing and rediscovering every fourth Thursday.  You can catch our regular hosts and existing DJ’s in their usual slots, as they bring their global discovers to Worldwide FM.


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IG Culture Anti War Set!!

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It's all in the title. Start the bass and stop the bombs. Pull up ya socks and grab ya dancing shoes to raise money for the largest anti-war movement of its kind anywhere in the world.

A Guy Called Gerald + Jungle Drummer
Ig Culture (CoOp)
MarshmeLLo (NTS)
Ben Hauke B2B Hudnall
Hosted by : Normski

+++ More To Be Announced +++

Doors open 8pm with a special screening of
We Are Many ..

A Photo Tribute

Featured in NPR's 6 best tracks of the month

Afrosonique allstars 1st of April!!

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IG Culture will be joining the Afrosonique allstars for an afternoon jam ,back to back with EVM 128 and Tony Thorpe
between 5.30 and 6.30pm Saturday the 1st of April..ALL THINGS AFRO OLD AND NEW!!


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Brand New! Afrosonique Vol 1! On big double vynil! reworks revisits and VIP's of afrobeat classics, Dope line up including myself on beat! more info as i get it!!!


Son of Scientist, the Terminator kid has travelled back through time and will not stop until he has taken out all future drum pan sounds.....!!

Kid Terminator Hifi is available in the store!

Ig Culture on Bandcamp

Ivan 'Mamao' Conti | Tenderlonious, IG Culture, Reginald Omas Mamode IV & Jeen Bassa remixes

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Ivan ‘Mamao’ Conti is one of the greatest drummers on earth. A true rhythmic innovator, he is Brazil’s answer to Tony Allen, Steve Gadd, and Bernard Purdie (no small claim considering the country’s famed samba connection). Known by most as one third of Azymuth, his career spans far beyond with over half a century’s worth for recordings with the likes of Milton Nascimento, Eumir Deodato, Marcos Valle, Hyldon, Gal Costa and Jorge Ben. More recently Mamao recorded an album with hip-hop royalty Madlib under the shared moniker ‘Jackson Conti’.

Now aged seventy, Mamao’s work ethic is as strong as ever. In anticipation of a new Ivan Conti solo album set for release in 2017, We've commissioned a series of remixes to be spread across two separate 12”s. Here's the first, a strictly London affair, with a fiery broken-boogie club monster from West London pioneer IG Culture, joined by the signature future-funk of 22a Records family Tenderlonious, Reginald Omas Mamode IV and Jeen Bassa. The second 12” will host remixes from Max Graef, Glenn Astro and Contours.


Out now in the store!

More classic music from the vaults of the legendary West London label!
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Selectors Assemble on NTS 10.3.17

Check the Selectors Assemble on NTS friday the 10th of March setting the tone for a CoOp presents weekend!
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Juke Footwork 101 producer pack by TS REPMAN

The Demo is  built entirely from different elements from the TS Repman juke Footwork 101 package.
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Likwid Biskit compilation out NOW!

Liikwid Biskit presents ANTHOLOGY : Then and Now  out  24.2.17.A collection of their best works and some unreleased archive
pieces! check it out!

Out now! Soulful Shanghai rides again!!

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More x Even More districts

Uncover lost tracks outtakes beats and catalog pieces from the Soulful Shanghai archives with 'More Districs Of Soulful Shanghai' and
'Even More Districs Of Soulful Shanghai'. Buy either of these dope joints and get the previously unreleased  callaboration of
Dee Dee Bridgewater X IG Culture feat. John Robinson free!! (once you buy one of the albums we'll send you a download code..)


2  selectors meet on 18 8 16 on NTS

2 selectors meet on 18 8 16 on NTS

A  one off selecors session on NTS on 19 8 16 ,WITH IG Culture iAS special guest to the mighty Ross Allen for a trip through
the archives, in search of the foundations of this music thing. tune in

IG Culture Alex Phountzi Coop Stage Dimensions 

Coop stalwart IG Culture ( and Bugz In The Attic co-founder Alex Phountzi (@phountzi), and went on a high-flying 3-hour b2b session spanning broken beat, neo-soul, breaks, dancehall and everything in-between. The pair also record together as @namebrandsound, go check. 

Recorded live in The Stables during the Coop takeover at Dimensions 2016. Enjoy!

Out now! Soulful Shanghai rides again!! 

More x Even More districts  out now in our store!

Uncover lost tracks outtakes beats and catalog pieces from the Soulful Shanghai archives with 'More Districs Of Soulful Shanghai' and 
'Even More Districs Of Soulful Shanghai'. Buy either of these dope joints  from our store and get the previously unreleased KILLER callaboration of 
Dee Dee Bridgewater X IG Culture feat. John Robinson free!! (once you buy one of the albums we'll send you a download code..)

Namebrandsound present Arena Yard with Sam Binga,  

at Sept 24 - Namebrandsound system aka IG Culture and Alex Phountzi bring back their red hot new dance, Arena Yard, to the Bussey building/CLF Art Cafe. This month's ranking good time session seeing Critical Music mainstay Sam Binga guesting on the decks for a sub-loaded rinse out of Footwork, Jungle, Hip Hop, Broken Beat, Dancehall & Beyond. 


Launched in 2014 on Ninja Tune offshoot 'Technicolor' NameBrandSound is the coming together of UK music veterans IG Culture & Alex Phountzi - best known for their involvement in the Broken Beat scene as New Sector Movements & Bugz in the Attic. 

Their history in London's music scene, especially their role in legendary club series Co-Op, informs their music with a deep understanding of UK sound system culture. Recent releases including their Nowadays Pressure EP & Spaceship EP have seen support from key tastemakers Alexander Nut, Brackles, Benji B, Gilles Peterson & more. 

Both IG & Alex have a long-standing reputation as all encompassing selectors playing everything from Footwork, 2-Step, Soul, Dancehall and Broken beat. Together as NameBrandSound they create a sound system ethos where anything goes, with eclectic DJ sets spanning the widespread selection of influences that feature in their groundbreaking productions. 

Sam Binga 

Guest selector for this session is Critical, Exit & 50 Weapons regular Sam Binga (Bristol). His productions & mixes span Bass-heavy UK sounds, making Binga the perfect addition to the Arena Yard series at the CLF/Bussey. From Dancehall flavoured releases with Redders, to Footwork / Jungle alongside Om Unit, Sam Binga has been merking dancefloors with a variety of badman styles for some time now. Coming to the CLF/Bussey for the first time we can't wait to hear his trademark tightly coiled productions & dancefloor movin' riddims pumping out of the Void Air Motion rig in our 2nd Floor Warehouse space.

Previous events

Selectors Assemble (Coop presents):Sunfall Night Session

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XOYO, London, United Kingdom

Coop Presents, Selectors Assemble a brand new collective of DJ's producers, artists movers and shakers along side Gilla's Exursions feature in a Sun Fall Festival after party , We're bring you you a serious line up and heated entertainment dont miss this all nighter!!

CoOp Presents Selectors Assemble EP launch

The Pickle Factory, 13-14 The Oval, E2 9DU, London

Come party with CoOp presents and First Word recordings as we celebrate the launch of the Selectors Assemble EP, a project born out of the memorable Boiler Room studio jam sessions put together by Errol Anderson (Andwot) and IG Culture. has developrd into a serious body if Dancefloor Gems that truly realigning the planets, The EP featuring the likes of Seijii, IG Culture Sonars Ghost (Domu) , Henry Cruciual )Wu and Alex Phountzi. marks London bruk boogie renaissance,and is the 1st phase of many from the crew. Our location is the amazing Pickle Factory. the venue modelled exellent soundsystem in the style and tradition of the legendary Plastic People, Pass through and enjoy the sound experience with us.

CoOp Presents

Hoxton Basement, London

Two classic events in collaboration with Boiler Room, have hinted at the possible return of CoOp.
Now with full support from 'Selectors Assemble', and other players behind the scenes we are proud to announce the official launch of CoOp presents, on Sunday the 12th of March @ Hoxton basement. Tickets are on sale now.

3'Hi AceHotel rooftop sessions

Ace Hotel , London

‎3 feet hi‎ to 3'Hi LDN x ACE HOTEL x Jammer (BBK) x Rushmore x IG Culture 8 July at 15:55 ·