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West Norwood Cassette Library

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Label:

WNCL / HYPERCOLOUR

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Ben Coghill — View more from this agent —
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Biography —

Bob Bhamra aka West Norwood Cassette Library aka No.1 Astronaut, is also one half of Data 70 and another half of Plastic Soul.

He has had releases on Teal Records (Denmark), New Kanada (Canada) as well as his own WNCL Recordings imprint (also home to DJ C, Knowing Looks, Milyoo, Don Froth, Ultramarine, Bobby Champs and Kevin McPhee) and had his original tracks remixed by the likes of Pearson Sound, Brackles, Quantec, Karenn (Blawan and Pariah) and Pangaea. Recent remix work includes reworkings of tracks by Lakosa (Shifting Peaks), Lakosa & iO (Madtech), South London Ordnance (Teal) and Groove Armada (Hypercolour).

While his DJ schedule until now has been intentionally sporadic,  he has played UK wide including Glade and regular slots at Fabric and as well as supplying guest mixes for Mary Anne Hobb’s Radio 1 show, FACT, Boiler Room, DJ magazine and Dazed & Confused.

WNCL Recordings launched in 2010 and has since released a series of 10 x 10″ vinyl singles. The label has now entered a phase of releasing 4-track EP’s on 12″ vinyl, launching with a mini compilation, the We Are Family EP (featuring Don Froth, Milyoo, West Norwood Cassette Library and Knowing Looks), and has followed up…

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Bob Bhamra aka West Norwood Cassette Library aka No.1 Astronaut, is also one half of Data 70 and another half of Plastic Soul.

He has had releases on Teal Records (Denmark), New Kanada (Canada) as well as his own WNCL Recordings imprint (also home to DJ C, Knowing Looks, Milyoo, Don Froth, Ultramarine, Bobby Champs and Kevin McPhee) and had his original tracks remixed by the likes of Pearson Sound, Brackles, Quantec, Karenn (Blawan and Pariah) and Pangaea. Recent remix work includes reworkings of tracks by Lakosa (Shifting Peaks), Lakosa & iO (Madtech), South London Ordnance (Teal) and Groove Armada (Hypercolour).

While his DJ schedule until now has been intentionally sporadic,  he has played UK wide including Glade and regular slots at Fabric and as well as supplying guest mixes for Mary Anne Hobb’s Radio 1 show, FACT, Boiler Room, DJ magazine and Dazed & Confused.

WNCL Recordings launched in 2010 and has since released a series of 10 x 10″ vinyl singles. The label has now entered a phase of releasing 4-track EP’s on 12″ vinyl, launching with a mini compilation, the We Are Family EP (featuring Don Froth, Milyoo, West Norwood Cassette Library and Knowing Looks), and has followed up with releases by Kevin McPhee and, most recently, Bobby Champs. 2013 will continue to see releases and remixes on WNCL Recordings as well as an 8 track double EP for Hypercolour, maintaining the quality over quantity appraach that has served him so well so far.

 

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News —

West Norwood Cassette Library – Talking Shopcast For Little White Earbuds —

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West Norwood Cassette Library has caught up with the excellent Little White Earbuds crew to chat about the label and record them an exclusive mix for their Talking Shopcast series.

Dummy Mix 191: West Norwood Cassette Library —

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Following his fantastic 8 Track Cartridge release for Hypercolour, West Norwood Cassette Library has stitched together a history lesson in house music for Dummy Magazine. It features one track from each year between 1988 and 2013 and is as good as it gets.

Source: Soundcloud 17th December 2013

RA exclusive: Stream WNCL’s 8 Track Cartridge —

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West Norwood Cassette Library are having their 8 track EP for Hypercolour released this week, check the exclusive stream on RA Resident Advisor here

Source: Resident Advisor 3rd December 2013

West Norwood Cassette Library – IA Physical 006 —

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West Norwood Cassette Library has dug oh so deep for Immersed Audio with this 25 years of House music personal retrospective mix. Featuring one track from each year from 1988 – 2013, it’s a real education.

Check it…

Source: Immersed Audio 13th November 2013

West Norwood Cassette Library – Body Rock (Pete Tong BBCR1) —

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Pete Tong premiered the excellent “Body Rock”, from the new EP by West Norwood Cassette Library on their forthcoming 8 Track Cartridge EP on Hypercolour, on his Radio 1 show over the weekend.

Watch the

Source: YouTube 11th November 2013
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