Industry mole Phil has reliably informed me that THE HEAVY have just signed to Ninja Tune. As soon as the needle hits the wax it's clear to see why as their heavy funk sound will sit comfortably on the label. Free Association, Curtis Mayfield and Sly and the Family Stone comparisons are being banded about the office. 'That Kind Of Man' builds in intensity and becomes quite noisy in it's climax. The groove is decent but surprisingly hasn't inspired 'Phil snake hips' Leigh to come over and bust a move. This 7" comes on Evil Kitty comes with a free badge that will have your fellow funksters writhing with sheer jealousy down at the local funk disco.
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