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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

by × April 13, 2018 ×

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A beginner’s guide to: Wiley

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

by × March 26, 2018 ×

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Why you should be at AFROPUNK London this weekend

Why you should be at AFROPUNK London this weekend

AFROPUNK may have been held in New York since 2005, but last year was the first time it made the foray across the Atlantic, and into London. As much a political statement as a music festival, the event promises “an eclectic line-up and an audience as diverse as the acts they // Read More

by × July 19, 2017 ×

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Hatter drops a new video for ‘Backwards’

Hatter drops a new video for ‘Backwards’

Hatter’s back with an edgy new music video for his new, self-produced single ‘Backwards’. Featuring friends, Brighton musicians and a lot of facepaint, watch the full video here: The video was directed, shot and edited by Nuff Hungry.

by × June 18, 2017 ×

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20 Acts to see at this year’s Great Escape Festival (1/4)

20 Acts to see at this year’s Great Escape Festival (1/4)

The Great Escape is all about new music. Sure, there are bands like Slaves playing, but they’re just to sell tickets to the unassuming. Dig deeper and it’s all sweet, sweet new music. “But I don’t know any new music!” We hear you wail, wiping your dribbling nose on the sleeve // Read More

by × April 20, 2017 ×

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The top 5 ad libs in grime

The top 5 ad libs in grime

  Ad libs are weird, let’s get that out of the way first. Evolving from phrases like “uh-huh” or “yeah” designed to fill spaces between lines, today’s ad libs are a hell of a lot more creative. US rappers like 2 Chainz and Lil Jon are almost more famous for // Read More

by × February 23, 2017 ×

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FS&HG drop their video for ‘Calm’

FS&HG drop their video for ‘Calm’

‘Calm’ is our first taste of Frankie Stew & Harvey Gunn in 2017 and they’re sounding as smooth as always. Hopefully, this means there’s more to come from these two this year. Here’s the official music video filmed with an Amsterdam backdrop by Rosie Matheson.

by × February 19, 2017 ×

Music

Law Spot end the year on a high

Law Spot end the year on a high

Lawspot have been killing it this year in Brighton, but have done exceptionally well over the past few months. This Brighton based hip-hop platform is definitely one you’ll want to keep your eyes on in 2017. Hopefully, they can keep up the pace with their quality uploads which have been coming // Read More

by × December 6, 2016 ×

Music

ANGELENE! ANGELENE!

ANGELENE! ANGELENE!

Normanton Street teamed up with some of Brighton’s best rappers to bring you this hard remix of their 2016 hit ‘Angelene’. Featured rappers in order of appearance: Mrisi, Hatter, Frankie Stew, Bobbie Johnson, Maczee P and Phonetic.

by × October 25, 2016 ×