Perhaps knowing that any mileage on the pun is due to be cut short by the upcoming final installment of the movie franchise, it’s been a while since we’ve heard from Oxford two piece Ron Weezy, who’s Deal/No Deal EP hit the right notes a year or so ago before sinking out of view. Producer Vanilla, one half of the team, seems to be back, more bombastic than ever, having just dropped his new beat ‘Closer’ on Soundcloud.
Earlier efforts are marked by their soulful approach, tracks that remained silky to the core. ‘Closer’ is a more rambunctious effort, Star Slinger taking on Nu Shooz ‘I Can’t Wait’ or the Fresh Prince of Bel Air theme music, an awkward boy trying to make a club classic. It’s glorious, and stolen from the forthcoming beat tape ‘High Life’: