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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 ×

Music

The Month In Grime – October 2017

The Month In Grime – October 2017

ZHA – Material – Naan001 As the driving force behind the ever present White Peach Records, Zha takes a step outside of his primary home print to launch Naan001 with an absolute belter of a track. One of the cleanest arrangements we’ve heard this year, ‘Material’ holds it’s weight as // Read More

by × November 6, 2017 ×

Music

The Month In Grime – September 2017

The Month In Grime – September 2017

It’s been yet another crazy month for 140BPM lovers worldwide. As we approach the end of the year, grime certainly shows no signs of slowing down. Here are our picks for the month! Dallen – Sunday Who doesn’t love a free download right? We send out massive shouts to Dallen // Read More

by × October 4, 2017 ×

Music, Reviews

The Month In Grime – August 2017

The Month In Grime – August 2017

What a month August has been in grime. We have seen so many high profile releases come around, so lets get straight into this months round up. Big Zuu – Big Zuu EP One thing grime music has seemingly lacked for a long time is a wave of new personalities. Big // Read More

by × September 5, 2017 ×

Articles, Music

10 moments that changed grime forever

10 moments that changed grime forever

With Stormzy’s debut album topping the charts and Boy Better Know headlining The Other Stage at Glastonbury, it’s safe to say that grime is back in a big way. But how did it get from ‘I Luv U’ to ‘Rolex Sweep’ and back again? We’ve picked out ten moments that // Read More

by × July 14, 2017 ×

Music

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 ×

Reviews

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 ×

Music, Reviews

The Month In Grime: June

The Month In Grime: June

In a month where grime and bass music have taken centre stage worldwide, both in the charts and on platforms such as culture clash, it is important to continue looking to the underground to see just how exciting things are getting for the grassroots of the genre at the moment. Here is // Read More

by × June 28, 2016 ×

Articles, Music

Why isn’t UK hip-hop commercially successful yet?

Why isn’t UK hip-hop commercially successful yet?

  The UK has always been about ten years behind America in everything, and this doesn’t change when it comes to commercially successful music. The UK hip-hop and grime scene is nowhere near as popular as your typical young-money-American-hip-hop, and few UK artists will have the same success as American artists. // Read More

by × July 7, 2014 ×