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The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 220 - 31/12/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

The final part of our review of our 2014 featuring highlights from Blak Twang, Cappo, The New Blxck, The Mouse Outfit, Toy Control, Theme, Life MC, Defenders Of Style and loads more and we reveal our top albums of 2014..
Its been a cracking year for UK Hip Hop..


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 219 - 24/12/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Continuing our look back over 2014 featuring highlights from Mystro, Physiks, Lee Scott, Kingdom Of Fear, Dirty Dike, Cappo, Problem Child, Strange U, Life MC and loads more and Chester P takes on the Mighty Mind YOur Ps & Qs!!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 218 - 10/12/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Beginning our look back over 2014 featuring tracks from Defenders Of Style, Physiks, Strange U, Jam Baxter, Legion, Pete Cannon, Lego, The New Blxck, J Parker, Ken Masters and loads more; DJ Mink and Overlord X feature in this weeks flashback; more cryptic nonsense in Glockbusters and MTB joins us live in the studio!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 217 - 26/11/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More Crates exclusives and freshness this evening from Strange U, Jam Baxter, Joe Snow, Twizzy, Jay Metaphor, Beit Nun, Skrabl, Cloud City Music, The Book Thieves, Big Toast, Mr Melta, U Call Me Sir & Vino and loads more; Guru and Son Of Noise feature in this weeks flashback; more cryptic nonsense in Glockbusters and more grow-room giveaways courtesy of Greendaze Hydroponics!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 216 - 19/11/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Hurtling towards our quarter-century we have another hip hop extravaganza for your listening pleasure featuring the musical stylings of Jam Baxter, Inja, Twizzy, The Mouse Outfit, Efeks & Pat D, Voodoo Black, Omus One, Sleaze, Live Mic, Rebel Eyenstein and loads more; Big Daddy Kane and Hijack feature in this weeks flashback; more cryptic nonsense in Glockbusters; more grow-room goodies up for grabs courtesy of Greendaze Hydroponics and MTB Matty joins us live in the studio!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 215 - 12/11/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Back on home turf tonight with a cracking selection of exclusives and freshness from Jam Baxter, Inja, Gilly Man Giro, Voodoo Black, Amos & Evileyz, Too Many T's, Diligent Fingers, Jister, Midi Intellect, Omus One, Dr Lekta, Stinkin Slumrok, Gang Greenz, Sleaze and loads more, Blade and Glue feature in this weeks flashback and we have more cryptic quizzery with Glockbusters!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 214 - 5/11/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Live and Direct from Pro P's bunker in Manchester we bring you a bonfire night special with special guest Diligent Fingers spinning exclusives and newness from the likes of Strange U, Cappo, Jam Baxter, Lee Scott, Heavy Links, Sparkplug, Dead Residents and loads more; Kamanchi Sly and The Beastie Boys feature in this weeks flashback; more cryptic nonsense in Glockbusters and Bowski & Pro P take on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 213 - 29/10/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Dabbed up to the extent of being rendered speechless but still the hip hop equivalent of undoing the top button on your pants after tea, were back with exclusives and newness from the likes of Cappo, Jam Baxter, Joe Snow, Lee Scott, Heavy Links, Moose Funk Squad, The New Blxck, J-Man and Loads more; Caveman and Black Sheep feature in this weeks flashback, More cryptic nonsense in Glockbusters and more grow-room goodies up for grabs courtesy of Greendaze Hydroponics!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 212 - 22/10/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Chomping at the bit after a week doing fuck all we're back with a show packed to the rafters with new music including tracks from Toy Control, Context & Jimmy Flipshyt, Cappo, Lee Scott, Lunar C, Scorzayzee, Headonist, Parallax, Malachi, 9th Dan, Constant Deviants and loads more; Blade and Paris feature in this weeks flashback, more cryptic daftness in Glockbusters and more green-fingered goodness to give away with another competition courtesy of Greendaze Hydroponics!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 211 - 8/10/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

A show not to be missed this week with bangers from Scorzayzee, Just B, Defenders Of Style, Konchis & Physiks, Verbal Skillz, Verses Bang, 9th Dan, Datkid, Wormusic, Sage Francis, Ed Scissortongue and loads more; KRS ONE and Fallacy feature in this weeks flashback; We're practically giving away a shitload of top nutrients in our Greendaze Hydroponics competition; More cryptic daftness in Glockbusters and we have a superb LIVE SESSION with The Headonist Crew who also take on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs!!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 210 - 1/10/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More carry-on Crates with bangers from The Mouse Outfit, Triple Darkness, Bus Driver, Stakka Lyrics, Cassette Boy, Dan Rattomatic, Res One, Joey Bada$$, Verses Bang, Phili N Dotz, 9th Dan, Task Force and Loads more; Katch 22 and UMC’s feature in this weeks flashback and More cryptic daftness with Glockbusters!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 209 - 24/9/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

This weeks show features Fish, The New Blxck, Strange U, Scorzayzee, Twiggz, Twizzy, Louie, Mnsr Frites, Skeezo, Monosapiens and Loads more; Blak Twang and Dr Octagon feature in this weeks flashback; Mark does his 16 bar challenge, More cryptic Glockbusters daftness and some Boom Bap goodness courtesy of Northern Structure!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 208 - 17/9/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

We're back again pumping more ones and zeros through fibre-optic cables with exclusives from Fliptrix, Stakka Lyrics and Beit Nun and newness from Theme, Moose Funk Squad, Pierce Artists, Genesis Elijah, Dialectactics, Twiggz, Tomb Crew, Skeezo and Loads more; Kashmere and Sugarhill Gang feature in this weeks flashback; More Glockbusters daftness, Tricksta chats about his upcoming Beats & Bars gig and marathon DJ set and also takes on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs and we have a very special after hours cypher featuring Konchis & Physiks, DTS Records and The Psiclones!!!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 207 - 10/9/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Another neck-breaking selection tonight with tracks from Strange U, Spitfire, Pierce Artists, MTB Matty, Ramson Badbonez, Genesis Elijah, Apollo Brown, Shabaam Sahdeeq & loads more; We have an EXCLUSIVE track from Blak Twang's Dettwork 2014; Klashnekoff & Skinnyman feature in this weeks flashback; More Glockbusters crypticism, B’Tol takes on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs and yet more boom bap live set goodness; this week: Heavy Links!!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 206 - 3/9/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Another jam-packed show tonight with tracks from Just B, El-Raw, Strange U, Mistafire, One Oz, Ral Duke, Ramson Badbonez, Scorzayzee, Rome, The Bodega Brovas, Constant Deviants and loads more; Hardnoise feature in this weeks Flashback with a rare live recording from 1991; More Glockbusters crypticism and another boom bap set; this week RUM COMMITTEE!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 205 - 27/8/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Back in the room with a show bursting at the seams with exclusives from TripleDotBeast, Strange U, Fliptrix and Jam Baxter & Jon Phonics amongst bangers from Mistah Bohze, Jazz Spastics, Rome, Pazzuzu and loads more; Bad Taste Crew join us in the studio ahead of this years Just Jam weekend and also take on Mind Your P's & Q's, Cash Crew & Slick Rick feature in Flashback; we look back to the summers amazing Boom Bap Festival with a live set from TPS Fam and more nonsensical hip hop conundrums in Glockbusters!!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 204 - 13/8/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Bit of a change of plan but we have Live Sessions from Konchis & Physiks, DTS Records Philosopheyez & Muzza and The Psiclones plus exclusives from Oliver Sudden, Dead Residents and loads more plus the usual scattering of nonsense thrown in for good measure including Glockbusters and Mind Your Ps and Qs!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 203 - 6/8/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Yet another assortment of cracking tracks and Boom Bap highlights including Fliptrix, Physiks, Problem Child and loads more, Oliver Sudden's set from this years Boom Bap festival and more dodgy hip hop puns in our frankly ridiculous quiz.. Glockbusters!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 202 - 30/7/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More Crates carry-on this evening with a decadent smorgasbord of brand new tracks including exclusives from Physiks, Skrabl and Problem child (who's set from BoomBap we'll also be featuring), Farma G, Twizzy, Luca Brazi, Ill Az, Enlish, Broken Poetz and loads more Boom Bap interviews and yet more daft quiz malarkey with Glockbusters!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 201 - 23/7/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More Boom Bap 2014 highlights on the Crates tonight with interviews from Kimberley Newell, Genesis Elijah, Sonnyjim, Cosyne & Sammy B-Side who between them smashed Mind Your Ps & Qs, we've also got new music from Solar Black & Black Chronical, Othasoul, Motion Enterprise and RagNBone Man to name just a few; more Glockbusters quizzery to win a prize of some description and we've got Dead Players Boom Bap set from Friday night! Pick that out!…


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 200 - 16/7/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Its our 200th show and also our 5th Birthday so were going to be getting wavy and ploughing through some of our Boom Bap highlights (of which there are many) including Res One & Physiks and Skuff & Inja passing through the van, ESKO smashing the Rhymepad Open Mic (who will be live in the studio tonight) and also the legendary Chester P & Remus taking on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs challenge! You cant miss this one like!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 199 - 9/7/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More hip hop jiggery-pokery tonight as we prepare for the ultimate weekend in any hip hop fans diary - BOOM BAP 2014!! Expect tracks from Problem Child, MC Blue Foot, Cracker Jon & 2Late, Prose, Blak Twang, Verb T & Kashmere and LOADS more; Boom Bap 2013 highlights; more nonsensical crypticism with Glockbusters and some other stuff I cant be bothered to type.


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 198 - 2/7/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More rags and woolen tonight featuring Gasp, Kingdom of Fear, Ral Duke, Diggis, Konchis & Physiks, Parallax and loads more! 3rd Bass & Hardnoise feature in this weeks flashback; we look ahead to NEXT WEEKS Boom Bap Festival with Chester P's set from last years main stage and we have more T-shirts to give away as we play another round of Glockbusters!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 197 - 25/6/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More hip-hop goings on tonight at crates HQ featuring Gasp, Barzin, Mr Melta, Cheech & Morriarchi, Enlish, Kashmere, Melo Malo and loads more! Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince and London Posse feature in this weeks flashback; look ahead to Boom Bap with Rodney P's set from last years festival and we have more T-shirts to give away as we play another round of Glockbusters!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 196 - 18/6/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More anarchic goings-on at Crates HQ featuring tracks from Too Many Ts, Fabz, Life MC, Sparkplug, Strangeway, Gasp, Cheech & Morriarchi, Chester P, Alpha Trinity, Ellis Mead & Kydro and loads more; 3rd Bass and Hijack feature in this weeks Flashback; we chat live to think zebra head honcho triple dot beast who takes on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs as does very special guest documentary maker extraordinaire Nick Light and we have more daft quiz malarkey with Glockbusters!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 195 - 11/6/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More Crates carry on tracks from Physiks, Jack Jetson, Phili N Dotz, Lee Scott, Habitat & DJ Severe, and loads more; Skinnyman and The Beastie Boys feature in this weeks Flashback; we chat live to Twizzy about his new EP 'Way Beyond The Bullshit' and win yourself a Bottomless Crates T-shirt in our new quiz - Glockbusters!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 193 - 21/5/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More Crates conviviality featuring exclusives from Life MC and Lee Scott, bangers from Jack Jetson, Lewis Parker, Morbiddenzilla, Figarate and loads more; we reveal the winner of the Boom Bap tickets live on the show; Louis Slippers and Talib Kweli feature in this weeks Flashback and Quinzelly joins us in the studio for our Live Session! Pick that out!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 192 - 14/5/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Featuring Toy Control, Flabz, Dr Zygote, Charlie Mac, Chris Lucas, Quinzelly and loads more; Skitz and Masta Ace feature in this weeks Flashback; we chat live to Boom Bap Festival head honcho Ivan about this years event and test his mettle with a round of Mind Your Ps & Qs and we launch our Boom Bap Competition to win 2 tickets to this years hip hop extravaganza! Pens at the ready!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 191 - 7/5/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More Crates chaos with another dazzling array of sonic artillery including tracks from Cappo, MAB, Ed Scissortongue, Twizzy, Physiks, Quinzelly and a shitload more, we have a flashback/look ahead to this years Boom Bap festival with a nice highlight compilation of just a few of the headliners; We prank call America (again) and Task Force and Deltron 3030 feature in this weeks Flashback!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 190 - 30/4/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Back with a vengenge with exclusives from Cappo's Boot EP, Joe Snow, Ed Scissortongue, M9, Psykametrikz, Harris Tweed, Physiks and loads more; MASSIVE Boom Bap Competition news; Matty pops in for another Live Session; Spider Jaroo promos his new album with Bambu Hands 'Live From The Archives Vol 1' and takes on the might of Mind Your Ps and Qs and Roots Manuva and Dr Dooom feature in this weeks Flashback!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 189 - 16/4/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More awkward silences interspersed with some of the best new hip hop about including tracks from Jester Jacobs, Defenders Of Style, Iron Braydz, Bill Shakes, King Grubb & Lee Scott, Lews Tewns & Nobsta Nuts, Lucid Mover, Dubbul-O & Pro P and loads more; Mark B & Blade and Gangstarr feature in this weeks Flashback and MTB Matty drops in to spit some bars and to take on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 188 - 9/4/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

A show hampered with ill-advised joke attempts and mic problems but bursting at the seams with banging hip hop as always featuring Fliptrix, Bill Shakes, King Grubb & Lee Scott, Lucid Mover, Physiks, Defenders Of Style, Disciple & Bambu Hands, The New Blxck, Dubbul O & Pro P, Juice MCs and loads more and Mud Family & KRS One feature in this weeks Flashback.


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 187 - 2/4/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

More sonic debauchery tonight with The Crates as we feature bangers from Bill Shakes, King Grubb & Lee Scott, Physiks, Dr Voodoo, Disciple & Bambu Hands, Jazz Spastics and loads more; Lewis Parker & De La Soul feature in this weeks Flashback; we chat to Innuendo who also drops some bars and takes on the might of Mind Your Ps & Qs and we discover that competitive eating definitely doesn't work on the radio with new feature "Scone in 60 seconds".


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 186 - 26/3/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Another sonic bombardment with bangers from Dotz, Solomon Caine, Konchis & Physiks, Smellington Piff, Diligent Fingers, Dubbul O, Team Dreebs and loads more; we have new tracks and a full-length interview with First Frontal Assault legend MC Rapia and Roots Manuva & The Pharcyde feature in this weeks flashback!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 185 - 19/3/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Dopeness from Samuel Otis, TPS Fam, Big Soap Money Crew, Baileys Brown, FX MC and fuckloads more; Philosopheyez joins us live in the studio and Pointblank and Craig Mack feature in this weeks flashback..


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 184 - 12/3/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Newness from Dubbul O , Jister, Crudely Cut Records, Diligent Fingers, Weasel Million & King Hippo, Sparkplug, FX MC & Loads more; we speak to LIFE MC about his new album with DJ Nappa and Gunshot & Wu Tang feature in this weeks Flashback!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 183 - 5/3/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Exclusives from Tha 4orce, The New Blxck, Dubbul O & Fabz; newness from Pete Cannon & Dr Syntax, Manage, Three Headed Beast, J Parker, The Northaze, These Hands and loads more; we speak to K*ners ahead of his gig supporting The Game; Twizzy takes on the might of Mind Your Ps & Qs; Bushkiller and Gang Starr feature in this weeks Flashback and we have Sparkplug & Arkameedeez from Cold Case records live in the studio! As you were..


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 182 - 26/2/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Thundering towards the 200th show with another sonic feast of the highest order with exclusives from Pete Cannon & Dr Syntax, Three Headed Beast, Cracker Jon, Dr Voodoo, Parallax, Defenders Of Style and Remulak & Mr Melta; newness from BVA, TPS Fam, Oliver Sudden & Steady Rock, The Northaze, El J and loads more; Hijack and Black Sheep feature in this weeks Flashback and we salute the work of the one and only No Sleep Nigel! As you were..


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 181 - 19/2/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Another jam-packed Bottomless Crates tonight featuring brand new tracks from the likes of BVA, Iron Braydz & Prince Po, Mr Melta & Makzwell Skot, TPS Fam, 9th Dan & Benji Blue, Defenders Of Style, Steady Rock & Oliver Sudden, Dr Lekta, Thick Diction, Pete Cannon, Gemini, Northern Structure, Diligent Fingers, Scoleri Brothers, Teknique and loads more; Public Enemy & Blade feature in this weeks flashback; Dave makes a play for the Middle East oil reserves and ruins Marks "private time" for ever.


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 180 - 12/2/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

A show oozing with dopeness with exclusives from Strange U, BVA, IMS, TPS Fam, Defenders Of Style, STORi and Remulak & Mr Melta; brand new tracks from LDZ, Oliver Sudden & Steady Rock, Jinxsta JX, Thick Diction, Stakka Lyrics, Configa, Dr Lekta, Jister and One OZ amongst the goodies and The Brotherhood and The Beatnuts feature in this weeks Flashback. Pick that out.


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 179 - 5/2/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Another cracking Bottomless Crates show with brand new tracks from Twizzy, Jinxsta JX, Lego, Beit Nun, One Oz, Ken Masters and loads more, Exclusives from Pete Cannon & Dr Syntax, Physiks and Steady Rock & Oliver Sudden, Gunshot are this weeks Flashback, we have a top Live Session for you with HANDSY, some top new US releases and Figarate takes on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 178 - 29/1/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Another hectic Bottomless Crates show with tracks from Cold Case records, Insane Macbeth, Stig & Rag n Bone Man, Culture Vultures, Supa & Da Kryptonites and fuckloads more; We chat to Jinxsta JX about his new album, touring with Task Force and he also takes on the mighty Mind Your Ps & Qs challenge; The Ganggreenz perform live in the studio; we have another installment of Dil's Winter Vol2 and Gang Starr feature in this weeks Flashback!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 177 - 22/1/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Another Crates concoction of beats and bars tonight with tracks from Argot Simz, Defenderz Of Style, Dr Syntax, MAB, Rewd Adams, Ion Muse, Doc Voodoo, Haan & Sixth Sense, Kydro & Jaroo and Elliot Fresh to name just a few; An exclusive from Tenchoo, Nas features in this weeks Flashback and we have a Live Session from Sunderlands finest U Call Me Sir who also takes on Mind Your Ps and Qs!


The Bottomless Crates Radio Show 176 - 15/1/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Take 2 of last weeks show (minus the technical mishaps, hopefully!) a cracking playlist including brand new tracks from the likes of Problem Child, M.A.B, Oldboy, Legion, E & Daniels, Gutter Snypes, Kydro & Jaroo, Argot Sims and a shitload more; Stig Of The Dump & Diligent Fingers go head to head over Numbers on the Boards and we also have the latest instalment of Diligent Finger's Dil's Winter Vol 2, Rhyme Pad Radio's Battle Final from Boom Bap 2013; Craig Mack is this weeks Flashback; Crates co-founder Ian takes on Mind Your Ps & Qs and we unearth a lost gem from Crates favourite Putrid Pete!


The Bottomless Crates New Year Special 2014 - 175 - 1/1/14 by The Bottomless Crates on Mixcloud

Its our first show of the 2014 and a retrospective of the best albums of the last 12 months (prize for spotting the 2012 release!) with a killer selection from the likes of Jester Jacobs, Verb T, Granville Sessions, Cappo, Task Force, Konchis & Physiks, London Posse, Dirty Dike, Brothers Of The Stone, B.O.M.B, Mouse Outfit, Ramson Badbonez and a shitload more! World Online DMC Champ Jon 1st takes on Mind Your Ps and Qs and we have a radio EXCLUSIVE from MYSTRO and the 2013 Rap UP!!