READ: Grime to win the Mercury Prize again?

Another year, another Mercury Prize, another strong line-up of twelve albums which have been released over the past year. The line-up always covers every aspect of music, from indie to pop, but recently we have seen an influx of rap and grime albums within the nominations. We're all aware that Skepta won the award last

MADE Festival 2017 Set to be its Biggest Yet!

Every major city has that one festival that it becomes associated with. Manchester has Parklife, Bristol has Lstd, London has... well London has several. MADE has grown to become the major Birmingham dance and urban outdoor event - spread over the unique Rainbow bars/Custard factory complex. Formerly an old factory and a few warehouses bisected

A Look Foward To: Warehouse Project 2017

Ever since I started raving, The Warehouse Project has dominated club nights in the UK, with its incredible venues and crazy line-ups, showcasing talents from genres such as UK Grime, House and UK Hip hop like no other. This year is no different. Warehouse Project is back, and they did not come out to play.

A Look Forward To: Sundown Festival feat. Wiley, AJ Tracey and Kurupt FM

It's already midway through festival season, as many festivals have already taken place during the months of June and July. But, not to worry, even in September at the tail-end of summer you still have the chance to join in with the festivities. One event taking place is, Sundown festival which will take place from

REVIEW: Wireless 2017

Finally after months of hype, the weekend unofficially dubbed ‘Wireless Weekend’ had begun. From 11am on Friday the first of what would be 100,000 revellers over the weekend showed up to see some of the biggest names in hip-hop and grime perform at a sell out event. Friday was headlined by Chance The Rapper, supported

Wireless 2017: Offically and Totally Sold Out!

Wireless - the U.Ks biggest urban festival has totally sold out. Melvin Benn, MD of Festival Republic, said "It’s no surprise that tickets to Wireless have sold out in record breaking time with the phenomenal line up this year. Grime and urban music is no longer an ‘underground sound’ but instead the sound of the

REVIEW: Strawberries and Creem Festival 2017

Strawberries and Creem festival is relatively new to the festival scene but that by does not mean it should be underestimated. On one of the hottest days of the year so far, Strawberries and Creem festival had a random field in Cambridge popping for an event which is most definitely going to be one of

LISTEN: Dizzee Rascal drops new Grime track + Tour Dates

After speculation and teasers it looks like Dizzee Rascal is going to be dropping a grimey new album. Dizzee debuted the first single from the upcoming his “loud, rap-based album” Raskit in the form of a track called “Space”. It’s sees Dizzee moving away from the more pop based feel of his last couple of

READ: Sequences festival returns to Bristol

Sequences festival is back again this year to shutdown Bristol’s motion venue. With three stage areas hosted by Bandulu, Critical sound and The Blast we’re in for a very high BPM lineup. The festival takes place on the 29th of August across a mixture of inside and outside venues in Motion Bristol’s complex on Avon