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Album Review: Migos – Culture II

Album Review: Migos – Culture II

Clocking in at an hour and 45 minutes long, Migos’ latest offering can hardly be accused of holding back on content. The problem is, a lot of the content on offer just isn’t that…good. The reason the original Culture became such a breakout hit for the trio was that they // Read More

by × February 6, 2018 ×

Articles, Music, What's On

5 smaller acts to catch at this year’s Wireless Festival

5 smaller acts to catch at this year’s Wireless Festival

Wireless have just announced the first wave of acts for this year’s festival and, judging by the fact it sold out in about three seconds, it’s a pretty good lineup. So you’ve got your tickets, you’re excited for Stormzy, can’t wait to shout ‘VERSACE’ 200 times when Migos perform, and // Read More

by × January 26, 2018 ×

Articles, Music, Reviews

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Live Review: Mac Demarco at the Brighton Dome – 27 November

Mac’s back, baby. The Canadian flannel shirt magnet played his first Brighton show since 2014 at The Dome on 27 November, and things got a little bit…weird. It’s immediately clear he’s on top form. The sound, bolstered with the help of a live band, easily filling the venue. Opener ‘On The // Read More

by × December 6, 2017 ×

Articles, Interviews, Music

Time of their LIFE – we catch up with Hull’s finest

Time of their LIFE – we catch up with Hull’s finest

A debut album, multiple festival slots, a tour supporting Nadine Shah, the list goes on. Needless to say LIFE have been a little bit busy of late, and that’s before you factor in working full time at a youth charity. We caught up with Mez, lead singer and frontman of // Read More

by × November 28, 2017 ×

Articles, Music

Preview: Mac DeMarco

Preview: Mac DeMarco

For someone routinely described as a slacker, Mac DeMarco sure gets things done. This year alone he’s released new album This Old Dog, headlined End of the Road festival and played two completely sold out shows at O2 Academy Brixton. Now he’s back again for a November tour which stretches // Read More

by × November 6, 2017 ×

Music

The Month In Grime – October 2017

The Month In Grime – October 2017

ZHA – Material – Naan001 As the driving force behind the ever present White Peach Records, Zha takes a step outside of his primary home print to launch Naan001 with an absolute belter of a track. One of the cleanest arrangements we’ve heard this year, ‘Material’ holds it’s weight as // Read More

by × November 6, 2017 ×