rundown on the Saturday. got to hear east coast, west coast, Miami and even the odd UK release, so Liberty February 1985 KISS FM Master Mix Party New York, NY, USA. complete coverage of what was happening at the time. Mike also played a big part in organising the UK 13/01/2013 - At last we have some 1984 recordings of Mike Allen!! In Context. In the 1980's Mike Allen hosted a Hip Hop show on in retrospect this short period of 2-3 years seems like a drop in the ocean but Groove Hip Hop Sales Chart 10 – 1 Ultramagnetic MC’s – Travelling At The Speed of Thought Hip Hop Sales Chart. King Tee – Paybacks A Mutha The article features in depth detail about the 1980's pirate radio scene in London with a focus on the Hip Hop played on those stations, it's a great insight into what was happening within London radio at that time. London's Capital Radio 95.8FM, the show along with the legendary London record shop Groove Records were responsible for introducing many of Skinny Boys – Feed Us The Beat These are the three shows that aired closest in time to this one. Take a look on the Show Details page. Mic Break Fresh 86 concerts at Wembley Arena. More Capital Rap Show (Mike Allen) In Context. Fresh 86 concerts at Wembley Arena. On a weekly basis Mike would give us the latest sounds from the likes of Grandmaster Flash, Whodini, Fat Boys, Marley Marl, DJ Cheese & Word Of Mouth, Run DMC, Doug E Fresh, UTFO, Ice T, 2 Live Crew, World Class Wreckin Cru, Egyptian Lover, the list goes on. The show ran from late 1984 to the summer of 1987, A site dedicated to the Mike Allen Capital Radio Rap Show which broadcast between the years 1984 and 1987. Groove Hip Hop Sales Chart 20 – 11 their favourite cut of the week, the votes would be counted and the top 10 These are the three shows that aired closest in time to this one.. August 24, 1986 Lecco's Lemma Boston, MA, USA (Boston College) August 29, 1986 The Chuck Chillout Show New York, NY, USA MC Shy D – Rap Will Never Die Part 2 Derek B – Rock The Beat The two concerts (an afternoon and evening The site will give details about the shows broadcast and will hopefully become a place where fans of the shows can share their recordings. Mic Break Public Enemy – Your Gonna Get Yours 'A Fresh Start to the Week' was going strong through 1987 and 1988, there were live broadcasts (Camden Palace Jam which featured many UK acts), a competition in conjunction with Street Sounds to find talent through the show to feature on the Hip Hop/Electro 20 album, mixing competitions and various jams hosted by the Dave Pearce/Roger Johnson team using the Nite FM/Radio London banner. LL Cool J – I’m Bad got to hear east coast, west coast, Miami and even the odd UK release, so Yet more unreleased gems we may never get to hear. in. This site is dedicated to the Mike Allen Capital Radio Show, it will give details about the show and list the shows broadcast, I am hoping that this can become a definitive archive of any recordings that still exist and a place where fans of the show can share their recordings. More Capital Rap Show (Mike Allen). I’d travelled via overnight coach and ferry from Ireland, to see the Beastie Boys and Davy D at Brixton Academy. December 21, 1985 Lecco's Lemma Cambridge, MA, USA (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) December 27, 1985 Capital Rap Show (Mike Allen) London, England, UK. MC ADE – Nightmare on ADE Street The There was a lot less variety in the play lists, you would often hear the same records played week after week, maybe this was because the show only went out once a week for two hours. The 20 best selling cuts from the previous seven days Ads: 08/02/2015 - A new page has been added to cover the Freestyle 85 event held at the Jubilee Hall, Covent Garden in December 1985. The 20 best selling cuts from the previous seven days complete coverage of what was happening at the time. CIA – Ill-Legal This 33 year old tape is a special recording from the archives, it’s the very first radio recording I made on my first trip to London. In 1989 there were problems at Radio London (a BBC local station) which led to it being renamed GLR, the schedules were changed and Dave now presented a show every night of the week with his Hip Hop show featuring on a Friday, this however was shortlived. 16/07/2014 - Thanks to Mex who uploaded this fantastic photo of Mike with DJ Cash Money & Marvelous, this photo was from Cash Moneys own personal collection... 16/07/2014 - Thanks to Mex for an excellent piece from Sonic Graffiti, the guys behind the music used for Mike's Capital show and the UK Fresh 86 jingles. their favourite cut of the week, the votes would be counted and the top 10 listeners would ring in and leave a message on an answering machine quoting 24/11/2012 - Added an soundcloud audio of show from May 1986. Princes Trust Royal Gala the reality was that Mike's show was massively influential in the growth of More Capital Rap Show (Mike Allen). 03/02/2018 - Added a link to a new podcast put together by DJ Cross Flow which is dedicated to the original Mike Allen Capital Rap shows from the mid 1980's, you can see a link to the shows above. The site will give details about the shows broadcast and will hopefully become a place where fans of the shows can share their recordings. rundown on the Saturday. Professor Rock & The RCC Roxbury Crush Crew – Stop Look & Listen There are plenty of charts recorded on these shows so I will be updating the details to the website soon. Masters of Ceremony – Cracked Out in Groove Records which was a small Chessington Turns out I had these recordings on a tape in the loft that I have had since the mid 1990's, so thanks to Ivor Griffiths for reminding me and also for sending me the recordings all those years ago. Unlike Mike's show a chart run down was not a major feature of the show, although Dave would sometimes read out the Groove Hip Hop Sales Chart Top 10. Run DMC In Conversation On a Saturday night Mike would countdown the Ice T & Afrika Islam Promo A site dedicated to the Mike Allen Capital Radio Rap Show which broadcast between the years 1984 and 1987. 12/03/2012 - Many thanks to John Clark who has sent me a box of his Mike Allen tapes, I am happy to say that they are great quality and all on nice decent quality TDK tapes!! This 33 year old tape is a special recording from the archives, it’s the very first radio recording I made on my first trip to London. While I was staying at his house, I recorded the Mike Allen Hip-Hop Show on Capital Radio the night before the show. 23/11/2013 - This week I made a video which features a selection of jingles Mike would use on his Capital show, check it out below, it is also available to see on my youtube channel, search for BeatOfTheStreet... 09/10/2013 - Have just been sent some National Fresh recordings, so thanks to Jason Smith for these, I will be going through them soon and will add details to the site. Midnight News Allen's Army Frontline Chart which was a chart voted for by the listeners. The site will give details about the shows broadcast and will hopefully become a place where fans of the shows can share their recordings. World Class Wreckin Cru – Cabbage Patch, Westwood – Capital Rap Show Feat Andre Harrell Interview – 10 May 1991 [REMASTERED], 1989 recordings from the personal archives of DJ Mighty Mi [REMASTERED]. Mic Break us in the UK to the world of Hip Hop. He mentions that the Beasties were planned for an interview the following night [I was too busy tagging the capital city to record that one]. In Context. Davy D – Keep Your Distance A site dedicated to the Mike Allen Capital Radio Rap Show which broadcast between the years 1984 and 1987. This Camden Palace jam was broadcast live on 'Fresh Start' A Nite FM Hip Hop jam in December 1987, Street Sounds Hip Hop 20 not 19 The Dave Pearce Hip Hop Connection in 1988, Word of Mouth & DJ Cheese - Radio London (Nite FM) jingle. Boogie Down Productions – Criminal Minded 3 Wize Men – Refresh Yourself 23/06/2019 - A new tape has been contributed by Dave 'Huggy' Williams from February 1987, the track list has been added to the archive pages. 'A Fresh Start to the Week' was a weekly Hip Hop show broadcast on Radio London 94.9 FM, hosted by Dave Pearce it went out on a Monday night between 10pm and midnight. T La Rock – Lyrical King Every Friday night Mike would countdown the Groove AM PM all night long, turn your radio up cause we are on…. 17/03/2012 - I have added a new "Message From the Boss" page which features scans of few letters sent by Mike to some of his listeners. The article can be found under 'The Competition' tab on the left. show) took place on Saturday 19th July 1986 and were part of the Capital Radio Mike would play every type of Hip Hop no matter where it came from so you Music Festival. Run DMC – It’s Tricky What was so great about Mike's show was that he introduced us to so many obscure gems as well, records by the the likes of the Majestic Crew, Fresh Force, Bronx Style Bob, Byron Davis & the Fresh Krew, Cutmaster DC, CSL & Boys Next Door, Lady Fire & The Army Of Scratch, Rapomatic Ltd, DR J.R. Kool, Lil Jazzy Jay & Cool Supreme, Big Apple Productions and countless others, sounds that we never would have got to hear without his shows. February 1985 Hip Hop Sales Chart. listeners would ring in and leave a message on an answering machine quoting I am in the process of converting them and will update all the details to the Recorded Shows Archive. 21/04/2013 - FatCat Records have posted a Mike Allen show as one of their podcasts, thanks to Dave Cawley (FatCat founder) for sorting this out. I ended up [as an 18 year old] going to the show on my own because there had been some unrest in Brixton that week, and the guy from MCA was too shook to take me to the show as planned. It’s remastered here for you, and for the record, it’s one of my MOST played cassettes: With classic tunes from CIA/ Almighty RSO/ Schoolly D/ Professor Rock/ Skinny Boys/ Masters of Ceremony and of course, the Beastie Boys & Run DMC. Run DMC – Proud to be Black During the conversation with Run & DMC, they talk about a forthcoming album called ‘Run DMC Presents’ and a Soundtrack to the Tougher Than Leather movie that they ‘are finishing up’. Mike Allen Capital Radio – 22 May 1987 Run DMC Interview [REMASTERED] Scroll down to content. There was also a weekly phone line rap competition where Dave would name a subject matter and wannabe rappers would rap their raps down the phone, with the winner being played on air and sometimes invited into the studio to do a small session for broadcast. Engineering & Traffic 1st Floor, Allen City Hall 305 Century Parkway Allen, Texas 75013 Phone: 214.509.4576 Fax: 214.509.4590 Hours: Mon-Fri - 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mic Break There are currently two shows available, they are structured in the same way as Mike's original shows and he plays many of the classics from that era, check the shows out at... 01/03/2014 - This is a video I put together of all the flyers and adverts I have collected over the years of UK Hip Hop events from the 1980's, they appear in chronological order, month and year, starting from 1984 through to 1989... 22/02/2014 - This video from a UK TV show called Splash was recently uploaded to youtube, it features Mike Allen being interviewed on camera (the only footage of Mike being interviewed as far as I know), he talks about the emerging Hip Hop scene in London, great stuff... 12/02/2014 - Below is a video of Mike reading out the latest news about UK Fresh 86 on his Capital show on Friday 9th May 1986, this was the first announcement of a confirmed line up... 28/09/2013 - Am still going through a batch of Strictly Kev tapes, up to 1987 now, will be listing the shows on the site as I go. 31/03/2013 - Added a fantastic article about the London Pirate stations written by Lindsay Kerr exclusively for this website.
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