Mr Scruff opens a Pie shop, makes his own Tea, and features on December BBC essential mix

13 12 2007

Pies! They’re festive and they’re yummy! Mr Scruff has opened his own teashop in Manchester’s northern quarter. It’s called CUP, and they serve festive pies alongside his very own ‘Make Us A Brew’ tea. Definitely worth dropping in for a pit stop while you’re out on a Manchester xmas shopping marathon. In fine Mr Scruff style he has illustrated a little cartoon to explain as such (which i have stolen from his website Check out the rest of the site if you enjoy tasty beats and quirky animation, you won’t be disappointed.

For those of you unfamiliar with the concept of pies.. they look like this…

and come filled with meat, dubious but tasty meat.

Back on the subject, Mr Scruff recently featured on BBCs essential mix (01/12/07)- with a live recording from the Warehouse Project .

You can download from HERE and below is a full tracklist which is pretty handy as loads of this stuff is fresh out the studio.

Mr Scruff

  1. Soil and Pimp Sessions – Sahara – Brownswood
  2. Soil and Pimp Sessions – Sahara (Zed Bias mix) – Brownswood
  3. ILS – Next Level – Marine Parade
  4. Martyn – Broken – Revolve:R
  5. Skream – Wobble That Gut – Tempa
  6. Smith and Mighty – B Line Fi Blow – K7
  7. Mr Scruff – Whiplash – Ninja Tune
  8. Mr Scruff – Here We Go – Ninja Tune
  9. Harmonic 313 – Cyclotron – Warp
  10. Roots Manuva – Witness (One Hope) (acapella) – Big Dada
  11. The Cure – Love Cats – Fiction
  12. Aronas – Aronas – Solid Air
  13. Mr Scruff feat Broke N English – Listen Up – Ninja Tune
  14. The Headhunters – If Youve Got It, Youll Get It – Arista
  15. Blade – Lyrical Maniac – Raw Bass
  16. The Hot 8 Brass Band – Sexual Healing – Tru Thoughts
  17. Mr Scruff and Quantic – Donkey Ride – Ninja Tune
  18. Sono Rhizmo – Mambocito Mio – Resense
  19. Million Dan – Mic Check – Dappa
  20. Johnny Pate – Shaft In Africa – ABC



One response

13 02 2008

Wow! A pie shop. I’m so excited. I can’t wait til I can go!

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