Full Circle ‘Grime in Japan’ / Dir. Joe Alexander
Full Circle: Grime In Japan, is a seven-minute Boiler Room documentary about grime musicians in Japan. Profiled artists include Pakin, who runs with Dark Elements in Birmingham as well as his own grime crew, Tokyo’s GUM; Chocola B, a hip-hop mixtape collector turned DJ and producer, and; MC Snow, a Japanese hip-hop veteran fresh off a move into grime.
Joe looks at what grime means to each artists, the growth of the scene, and how they’re adding their own twist to the UK sound.