Recommended Gem: The Genius of Roots Manuva: Brand New Second Hand at 22 from The Noise Narrative (Writing)
A recommended gem of an article.
Oliver Ainley has put together this insightful retrospective of Roots Manuva’s best musical output in celebration of Rodney Smith’s debut album, Brand New Second Hand, turning 22 years old this year.
That synth key progression throughout “Next Type of Motion” will always hold a special place in my heart.
Read it and listen to his selection of Roots Manuva’s very best tracks via The Noise Narrative here.