Which 8 current gems will make it on this Hip Cassette round-up? Plug that rusty tape player in, press play and make sure you keep notes…

by Christos Doukakis

SIDE A

Bryony

‘More Than Friends’

electro pop

Jessy Yasmeen

‘Forbidden Fruits’

indie pop

Gillian Stone

‘Bridges’

indie folk/alternative

Siamese Twin

‘Psycho-Maniac-Love-Story’

new wave/dream pop

SIDE B

Wilder Gray

‘Close to My Chest’

indie pop/neo soul

8-Bit Heroes

‘Excuses’

pop punk

Say Hey

‘Prison Is No Place For A Wizard’

psychedelic rock

Spoiled Suede

‘Sunday Slang’

instrumental hip-hop

I remember listening to Eddie Murphy’s Delirious on cassette tape – you might have to explain what that is to your younger demographic – with my father. I wanted to make people laugh that hard.

Andrew Schulz