• A beginner’s guide to: JME

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    A beginner’s guide to: JME

        JME talks a lot about himself in his songs. He “had a durag straight at birth” (‘96 F**kries’), his vegan diet includes “No meat, no cheese, no milk, no eggs” (‘Pulse 8’), and we even know his school history: he “went Welbourne, went St. Paul’s, went Winchmore then // Read More

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    A beginner’s guide to: Stormzy

      Everyone knows Stormzy. You know, the bloke that was on Sunday Brunch? Did that interview with Graham Norton once, makes grime music, but is also beloved by your gran, who thinks he ‘seems like a lovely chap’. What’s that, you haven’t heard of him? That’s a disaster, you’ve got // Read More

  • A beginner’s guide to: Gucci Mane

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    A beginner’s guide to: Gucci Mane

    Here is a not at all exhaustive list of names Gucci Mane has been known by: Gucci Mane, Guwop, La Flare, Mr. Zone 6, Trap God, Radric Davis (but only if you’re his mother). Whilst collecting names, he’s also pioneered trap as a genre, elevated Migos to fame, been in // Read More

  • A beginner’s guide to: Wiley

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    A beginner’s guide to: Wiley

    The originator himself, Wiley is widely regarded as the founder of grime, and the one who has done the most to ensure its continued existence. That being said, it doesn’t change the fact that he hardly ever performs anywhere he’s booked to play; Wiley once described himself as like the // Read More

  • Album Review: Migos – Culture II

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    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

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Will.B returns to ‘Pearls’ for 2021 remix alongside Bowski & TP

Will.B returns to ‘Pearls’ for 2021 remix alongside Bowski & TP

Following on from a cracking start to the year from a lot of different Brighton based artists, again, despite the madness that we seem to be becoming quite acustomed to in our current time zone, we are very excited to be back on Soapbox, once again showcasing a musician we // Read More

by × January 6, 2021 ×

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Pavv announces new two track garage EP on Wub Club

Pavv announces new two track garage EP on Wub Club

Well we do hope you are all very well rested and ready for a brand new year of content, following possibly the most unusual Christmas period of our lives. We are most definitely ready to jump back into the mix and blend of Brighton’s numerous different underground scenes, how they // Read More

by × January 5, 2021 ×

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Southpoint announce the full release of Southpoint Presents, Vol. 8

Southpoint announce the full release of Southpoint Presents, Vol. 8

There really has been no slowing down for Brighton‘s own Southpoint imprint, one of the countries leading labels for bass and garage music. Over the course of 2020 we have seen them announce a fantastic distribution deal with Universal Music Group, a fantastic rebrand of the introducing platform and of // Read More

by × December 21, 2020 ×

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The Top 5 Lockdown Kitchens in Brighton

The Top 5 Lockdown Kitchens in Brighton

Now 2020 has been a hell of a year for so many reasons. It hasn’t been an easy one, with so many different avenues of life seemingly collapsing and the general vibe of the country, not being as joyous as we could have hoped for moving towards the Christmas period. // Read More

by × December 21, 2020 ×

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Nelson Navarro unleashes some weighty remixes for new single ‘Try’

Nelson Navarro unleashes some weighty remixes for new single ‘Try’

Since giving the Soapbox website a little bit of a relaunch, it’s been absolutely crazy how much new music we have seen land from around the cities numerous different music scenes. Now of course, we are going to be doing everything within our power to keep you all as up // Read More

by × December 20, 2020 ×

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Bushbaby unleashes killer new garage roller on Southpoint

Bushbaby unleashes killer new garage roller on Southpoint

Now since making our return to publishing, we have been taking a pretty intense look at the city’s hip hop scene over everything else. However, for us to focus solely on this area would be pretty unrepresentative of what Brighton’s music scene has to offer. We have become a hotbed // Read More

by × December 18, 2020 ×