Artist Focus: MF DOOM

Some artists leave a legacy that stretches far beyond a great single or a number 1 album. 

Artist Focus is a new series hosted by the extended Melodic Distraction family that deep dives into the life and times of the musicians that have defined the sound of modern music. From the stone cold classics to the unearthed gems and forgotten B-sides, our community tribute an hour of music by a single artist that has had a notable impact on their life.

Brought to you by Slip Disc, this Artist Focus show revolves around the musical creations of Daniel Dumile aka MF DOOM. A hip hop artist from New York who operated from the early 90s up until his passing last year. Talking points focus in on DOOMs early career along side his brother Subroc moving on then to discuss the meticulous creation of MF DOOM and what he has come to represent.

The infectious nature of Dumile’s web of artistry will be represented in the tracks played on the show to try and uncover the many linking factors that played roles in creating one of the most iconic hip hop artists to have ever lived.