Newcleus – Jam On Revenge (The Wikki-Wikki Song)

Mayhew Records (US) [M-553] 1983 The group Newcleus originally evolved as an extension of a DJ Crew called Jam-On Productions and consisted of Cozmo and his wife Lady E plus Nique D and her husband Chilly B (R.I.P.). They were originally named Positive Messenger but changed their name to Newcleus. Their first recording was this track, “Jam-On Revenge” released in […]

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Newtrament – London Bridge Is Falling Down

Jive (UK) [JIVE T 43] 1983 Newtrament aka Bertram Johnson was the founder of Rock Box in the UK, a precursor to the modern day raves. He is often credited for releasing the first UK hip hop record but is actually the second, after Dizzy Heights, however, it could probably be credited as being the very first UK electro record. […]

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