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Bonus Bait

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Download links and information about Bonus Bait by Mr. Scruff. This album was released in 2009 and it belongs to Breakbeat , Electronica, Techno, Jazz, Dancefloor, Dance Pop, Bop genres. It contains 10 tracks with total duration of 54:54 minutes.

Artist: Mr. Scruff
Release date: 2009
Genre: Breakbeat , Electronica, Techno, Jazz, Dancefloor, Dance Pop, Bop
Tracks: 10
Duration: 54:54
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Tracks

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No. Title Length
1. Bunch of Keys 10:26
2. Rocking Chair 5:58
3. Listen Up (feat. Broken English) 3:28
4. Fix That Speaker 4:53
5. Giant Pickle 4:27
6. Hold the Dub 4:15
7. Cat & Mouse (Version 2) 7:11
8. The Clock 5:10
9. Zen (feat. Inja & Skuff) 3:54
10. Cat & Mouse 5:12

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Andy Carthy's Mr. Scruff project is that rare beast in trip-hop and breakbeat circles — an act who's enjoyed plenty of commercial success (relatively speaking), but still hasn't worn out his welcome. Ninja Tuna comes after a long break in production records, although Carthy kept his name current with great mix albums and popular commercials for Lincoln and Volvo. The album begins normally enough for a trip-hop record, with several different genre exercises and some intriguing guest features (Alice Russell, Quantic, Roots Manuva) — nothing that hasn't been seen from a dozen different breakbeat producers of the '90s or 2000s. But Scruff has a different endpoint in mind, and Ninja Tuna gradually evolves into a pleasant grind of house and funk that relaxes the affair and makes for a surprisingly subtle listen (especially compared to the dynamic first half of the record). Late in the program, "Give Up to Get" reveals itself as the highlight, a mellow slice of jazz-house that would be welcomed by any Theo Parrish fan looking for more in the after-hours funk vein.