Articles by: Jay Mcdougall

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The Month In Grime – May

The Month In Grime – May

What a month it’s been with a tonne of new EPs dropping it was quite hard to carve out a personal top ten this month, but I’ve managed to get a selection together just in time. Here we go: Jakebob – Gods Gift EP Of all the new wave grime producers // Read More

by × May 30, 2017 ×

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The Month In Grime – March / April Special

The Month In Grime – March / April Special

Despite our absence at the end of March, we’re very happy to bring you an extended edition of ‘The Month In Grime’ which will be showcasing the last two month’s releases. Let’s kick it off straight away with the latest release from Rapture 4D. Rapture 4D – Unrelated Grime Even // Read More

by × May 9, 2017 ×

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The Month In Grime – February

The Month In Grime – February

It’s been a big month. One of the most influential grime artists of all time finally released his debut album, new releases from nearly all of the big hitters and plenty of other goodies to go with it.

by × February 28, 2017 ×

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The Month In Grime – January

The Month In Grime – January

It’s safe to say 2016 was undoubtedly one of grime’s strongest years as a genre. We said last year that grime needed to stay true to its roots in 2017, to remain grounded, and January’s releases have certainly not disappointed.

by × January 31, 2017 ×

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Why ‘Godfather’ is the grime album every new grime fan should listen to

Why ‘Godfather’ is the grime album every new grime fan should listen to

Grime undoubtedly had its most successful year in 2016, with numerous MCs and producers becoming household names throughout the UK and beyond. Artists such as Skepta, Stormzy, Chip – you know, the usual crowd – all had very productive years, so much so that the original heavyweight was almost sidelined // Read More

by × January 15, 2017 ×

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The Year In Grime 2016 – Label Special

The Year In Grime 2016 – Label Special

As we begin 2017, I thought rather than just reviewing December’s grime releases, I would look back over the entire year’s worth. Instead of doing it release by release, I’m going to focus more on the labels releasing grime music in 2016. White Peach Records: Easily one of the standout // Read More

by × January 11, 2017 ×

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The Month In Grime – November

The Month In Grime – November

Kahn & Neek – Fabriclive 90 In a year of so many social and economic disappointments, the one thing we can safely say is that grime music is stronger than it’s ever been. Shortly after the initial fabric closure announcement, the new Fabriclive compilation was announced and was to be // Read More

by × November 30, 2016 ×

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The Month In Grime – October

The Month In Grime – October

Well what a busy month it’s been. October has seen a really high volume of quality grime releases, both from inside the UK and outside. Here are our picks for this month: Sir Spyro – Topper Top (Featuring Teddy Bruckshot, Lady Chann & Killa P) (Deep Medi) Well, obviously right? // Read More

by × November 2, 2016 ×

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The Month in Grime – September

The Month in Grime – September

September has been a fantastic month for grime, with numerous high profile releases hitting the shelves and a huge number of packed out radio shows to play them all in. Here are my top 10 grime releases of the month. Drax – Frostie It’s no secret that Drax is one // Read More

by × September 28, 2016 ×