Alecs DeLarge interview


WordPlay Magazine

With his third tape set to drop soon on freshly conceived Be Ripe Records, Wordplay caught up with Alecs DeLarge, whose love for lo-fi and distortion is making him someone to watch as the UK enjoys a resurgence in it’s home-grown dusty hip-hop scene.

I sit with Alecs Delarge, or Joel Holmes to his friends and family, chatting over rollies and Tesco instant coffee in a converted student bedroom in Bristol, better known as 10Twenty radio. Here Joel and his housemate Felix (Dank Lotion) broadcast their show every Sunday across the globe. The show further adds to Joel’s repertoire of rapping, beat making and producing music.

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