DT680 – Mr.C (Superfreq Showcase)
Richard West aka Mr.C was born in London in the late ’60s. He started MCing in London clubs aged 16. He soon earned a reputation as a fast-talking vivacious rapper working with LWR radio’s Ron Tom, Jasper the Vinyl Junkie & Jazzy M. Mr.C then hooked up with Colin Faver & Evil Eddie Richards to became resident rapper at the legendary Camden Palace in London. Going on to MC for Colin Faver on the then illegal pirate radio station Kiss FM. Mr.C went into the studio to record his 1st house track with Eddie Richards as Myster-E which was released in August 1987.
He the is founder & owner of Plink Plonk records. Also co-founder of End Recordings & founder & co-owner of the Superfreq label, which is now releasing music prolifically. Mr.C runs & promotes Superfreq events, which will celebrate being 18 years old in March 2020 & ran monthly at Mr.C’s club The End until it closed down in January 2009.
In his own words: “Hi Gents,
Here’s my Data transmission podcast. It’s 1hour 37mins in duration & is a future Superfreq music showcase containing 100% of 2020 Superfreq forthcoming releases. I won’t be giving the track names or artists for this podcast, all you need to know is everything in this mix will be released on Superfreq between now & summer”
Listen to it on Mixcloud: