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New Vibration

by KING PRAWN

Hi, we're King Prawn, our new single 'New Vibration' is the first release on our own label Inna Rut Records. Musically, it's anthemic and less Ska Punk than some of the songs we're known for. Lyrically it's a commentary on the polarised and troubled times we live in and a vision of a better future.

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Dickhead DNA

by Argh Kid

DDNA was written last year, but after recent events, especially the scenes of far right thugs smashing their way round London, we felt we needed to release it now! Recorded, mixed, mastered within a week, Dickhead DNA is a ska-fuelled middle finger to racists, and a protest anthem for 2020.

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Kid Kapichi

Hastings lads Kid Kapichi release new single 2019 today, ahead of supporting Calva Louise on their March UK tour. “It’s an angry song that comments on the state of affairs that young people of varying backgrounds are left in in Britain at the moment”, explains vocalist and guitarist Ben Beetham.

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