Mr Scruff & Tom Smith discuss the importance of sound clarity in music.
Once Mr Scruff was plain Andy Carthy. And then he wasn’t… Sometime artist, DJ, & Peak District wanderer. Formerly a fine art student part-time at Sheffield University, Scruff decided to explore his strange passion both in rounded line drawings and music. An electro-ska-hip-hop kid, Carthy started making tapes in 1983 using the very finest in pause button technology. His passion for hearing music that he couldn’t hear out anywhere else led him into the world of DJing.
Founder of Comic Slop & Co-Founder of MAP Charity, Tom Smith AKA is an inspirational figure in the cities electronic music scene. Tom is also known for building the legendary Cosmic Slop soundsystem, dubbed by many as one of the best systems in the country.