For this reason it was a great pleasure to be able to conduct an interview with Evil Ed who produced three tracks on Premonitions and was a major figure in the early years of YNR records. So without further ado ladies and gentlemen, I give you Evil Ed's take on the making of a now classic EP.
|Evil Ed in the house|
Gunshot-Firepower from UK Hustlas Vol 6.
The beat for the Gunshot track, 'Firepower' never got mixed properly due to White Child Rix's girl and her parents coming home and we to cut the session short, which was shame, I always was gutted about that, but they said to us they had these MC's called Task Force who they wanted to get on the track too. I'd heard of them and Jehst had too I think, but that hook up lead to me and Jehst recording with them, me for 'The Tournament' and Jehst for whatever he recorded with them (even though we weren't there when they recorded the vocals for 'Firepower').
Ed: He was very lively, always rushing around, young and restless like the label name, trying to hook up music stuff, recording, doing shows, going to gigs. When I first met him .... For the full in depth interview click on the pdf viewer below the Premonitions youtube links...
Jehst - Liquid Diction (taken from YNR 001 - Premonitions EP)
Jehst ft Tommy Evans "Deadly Combination" (taken from Premonitions EP)