Various Artists : Mystic Brew – For Play

There's also the nasty smell of acid jazz mixed around these 13 tracks.Bad Idea,

Compiled by Manchester’s trendy Fat City Recordings DJ collective.

Necessary or evil? There’s soul, funk and hip-hop involved but there’s also the nasty smell of acid jazz mixed around these 13 tracks. Bad idea. So nu-Manchester is this CD that, if it had feet, it’d be wearing £200 vintage Adidas and walking around to Andy Votel’s pad to discuss graphic design.

Andy Capper