A. J. Holmes & The Hackney Empire – Fraudian Slip feat. Kastro
- Release date: 24th September 2010
- Release type: Single
- Available formats: Digital, 7" Vinyl
- Catalogue number: GBQ001
- More releases by artist: A. J. Holmes & The Hackney Empire
- Genre: Afro-pop
Tracklist1Fraudian Slip (long mix)
2Fraudian Slip (7" mix)
3Fraudian Slip (Chief Boima remix)
4Fraudian Slip (Erick Rincon's Tribal Guarachero remix)
5Fraudian Slip (Uproot Andy remix)
6Fraudian Slip (Moroka's Babash remix)
Release InfoThe Hackney Empire are taking over the world with the unique Afro-pop sound of The New Electric High-Life. Led by A.J. Holmes, this 6 piece are the ultimate Afro party disco machine. They leave no ass unshaken, and regularly incite frantic chaos on the dancefloor. The band have played support to David Byrne, and regularly collaborate with some of London's finest African musicians from Palm Wine legend Abdul Tee-Jay, to Nigerian grime star Afrikan Boy.
‘Fraudian Slip’, produced by Radioclit (M.I.A., The Very Best, Amadou & Mariam) is the debut release on Ghetto Bassquake. The single is a raucous energetic track featuring vocals from Secousse's resident MC, the Congolese Mic terror, Kastro.
Remixes come from Chief Boima, Uproot Andy, Moroka & DJ Erick Rincon.
Released 24th September 2010.