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Watch DJ Shadow’s brilliant new music video for ‘Nobody Speak’

Watch DJ Shadow’s brilliant new music video for ‘Nobody Speak’

Sticking with the relatable theme of political hysteria, DJ Shadow has dropped a phenomenal music video for ‘Nobody Speak’ which features American hip-hop duo Run The Jewels.

by × August 25, 2016 ×

Music

Booda French drops a video for ‘Dead Already’

Booda French drops a video for ‘Dead Already’

I met Booda French over three years ago at Brighton’s legendary hip-hop night SlipJam. Since then I’ve followed his progress as an artist and it’s really exciting to see his latest work.

by × August 22, 2016 ×

Music

Phonetic #BarsOnBars

Phonetic #BarsOnBars

I stumbled across this video online and was very impressed, this isn’t just your average rapper with a decent flow. In this video, it is evident that Phonetic has penned down lyrics that push her above the standard boom-bap rapper. This won’t be the last you see of Phonetic. Keep up // Read More

by × August 4, 2016 ×

Music

Normanton Street drop a video for ‘First Night’

Normanton Street drop a video for ‘First Night’

‘First Night’ is a track from Normanton Street’s latest EP called ‘Life’s Real’.

by × July 31, 2016 ×

Music

‘Great’ Britain

‘Great’ Britain

“Don’t tell us to calm down when our future’s been snatched from our palms now” Brighton based MC Bobbie Johnson shares her thoughts on the reaction to last weeks EU referendum results on this track ‘Great’ Britain. She’s pretty much bang on the money in terms of articulating the thoughts // Read More

by × July 4, 2016 ×

Music

Frankie Stew and Harvey Gunn feature in new Vans promo video

Frankie Stew and Harvey Gunn feature in new Vans promo video

It’s already been a flying start to 2016 for Brighton hip-hop duo Frankie Stew & Harvey Gunn. They’ve just provided the music for this collaboration video between Vans & Asos celebrating 50 years of Vans’ influence on fashion and skate culture, and the tune suits the aesthetic of the video // Read More

by × March 17, 2016 ×

Music

Normanton Street release their video for ‘Take Time’

Normanton Street release their video for ‘Take Time’

This is the official video for Normanton Street’s ‘Take Time’, filmed by ourselves here at Soapbox. ‘Take Time’ was written in one night, compiling bits of other songs they were writing at the time. With that in mind, the video is a reflection of that. Each band member chose different // Read More

by × February 28, 2016 ×

Music

Listen to ‘Grateful’, FS&HG’s new single

Listen to ‘Grateful’, FS&HG’s new single

Continuing their brilliant trend of dropping tunes unexpectedly, Frankie and Harvey have released ‘Grateful’.  The duo resume in their classic style: Harvey’s soothing instrumentals creating the perfect platform for Frankie’s heartfelt lyrics. In ‘Grateful’, as the title suggests, Frankie expresses his gratitude to those who have helped him along the way. Listen to // Read More

by × February 25, 2016 ×

Reviews

A genre defining release: We listen to Ocean Wisdom’s Chaos 93′

A genre defining release: We listen to Ocean Wisdom’s Chaos 93′

Occasionally musicians release albums so seminal that they re-draw the boundaries of their genre. Chaos 93′, from High Focus debutant Ocean Wisdom, is one of those albums.

by × February 18, 2016 ×