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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 ×

Reviews

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 ×

Music, What's On

THIS FRIDAY: ATTIC’s first birthday

THIS FRIDAY: ATTIC’s first birthday

A year goes quick as you get older, doesn’t it? It seems like just yesterday we wrote this article after we found out a new club night was hitting one of Brighton’s most criminally underused club spaces, upstairs at the Pavilion Tavern. It’s been an exciting year for ATTIC founders // Read More

by × June 15, 2017 ×

Music, Reviews

Our favourite albums from 2016

Our favourite albums from 2016

2016, while not the best year for global/national politics, terrorism, or vibes generally, still brought plenty to the world of culture and music. Mainly, of course, the deaths of many cultural and musical icons. Okay, it was awful generally. But here are some of our favourite albums of the year – a few golden nuggets of // Read More

by × January 3, 2017 ×

Music, Reviews

Brighton based label Southpoint drop killer third free compilation

Brighton based label Southpoint drop killer third free compilation

Almost half a year after their previous edition, Brighton based label Southpoint have finally released the long awaited compilation ‘Southpoint Presents, Vol. 3’. As a label Southpoint is always looking to bring their family together on compilations and this time it has brought a sweet cohesion between all the sounds // Read More

by × July 18, 2016 ×

Reviews

An anthology of underground bass – Southpoint Presents: Vol. 1

An anthology of underground bass – Southpoint Presents: Vol. 1

Brighton based label Southpoint have been hard at work since their launch in May. After releasing two separate EPs (from co-founder KXVU and the rapidly rising Bushbaby), things have really kicked off for the small garage and grime label, and with the release of Southpoint Presents – Vol. 1, they // Read More

by × October 19, 2015 ×

Music

A Brief Introduction To: Southpoint

A Brief Introduction To: Southpoint

With the re-emergence of Grime music sending shock waves around the UK underground music scene, there have been a number of new independent labels popping up all over the country. All of these different projects as brands have only increased the rate at which Grime and Bass music in general // Read More

by × May 1, 2015 ×

Articles, Interviews

“Everybody is equal!” – Brighton Pride 2014

“Everybody is equal!” – Brighton Pride 2014

Brighton Pride 2014 was a day for celebrating equality, diversity and Brighton’s strong  commitment to equal rights. Watch our video below, shot in the afternoon before we got too messy.

by × September 9, 2014 ×

Articles

Ten bizarre Brighton based would you rather questions

Ten bizarre Brighton based would you rather questions

Would you rather is a classic conversational game enjoyed by people all over the country. It’s pretty self-explanatory, but the basic idea is that you choose between two options (good or bad). Here are some difficult questions based around Brighton and Hove – watch out for the trick questions.

by × July 22, 2014 ×