DJ Gilla

DJ Gilla with Theon Cross

First Word Records founder DJ Gilla is joined by Theon Cross to discuss his new album Fyah. The Tuba player is a fixture in the London Jazz scene, notably as part of award winning four piece Sons of Kemet. He’ll be talking about the new record and his insanely busy schedule as one of the most in... continue reading

DJ Gilla with Hejira

Hejira For his latest show First Word Records founder DJ Gilla is joined by eclectic South East London outfit Hejira. The trio of Rahel Debebe-Dessalegne, Sam Beste and Alex Reeve will be performing live and talking about their new single ‘Ribs’ and forthcoming LP ‘Thread of Gold’.continue reading

DJ Gilla with Children of Zeus

Children of Zeus Children Of Zeus consists of Mancunian duo Tyler Daley and Konny Kon. They met in 2005 whilst on tour in Paris, and connected over a shared love of the soul, hip hop and reggae records they both grew up on, through their parents’ record collections and Manchester’s pirate radio... continue reading