Experimental, UK Hip Hop, UK Rap, Uncategorized

Album Review: CMPND – Eagle Court

If you haven’t yet heard of CMPND, you’re about to; as this Friday marks the release of their impressive debut album Eagle Court, on the High Focus imprint. The trio, made up of Kemastry, Vitamin G and Wundrop – who also produced the album in its entirety – honed their skills with Brighton's Yogocop collective,… Continue reading Album Review: CMPND – Eagle Court

Article, review, UK Rap

Community Issues, National Platform: Hoodies All Summer Album Review and Analysis

Kano is one of the most enigmatic artists in the UK rap game, an MC who has evolved with the scene as it grew from the underground sound of inner city youth into a wide umbrella encompassing multiple genres and putting the UK back at the forefront of music worldwide. Whilst the artist from East… Continue reading Community Issues, National Platform: Hoodies All Summer Album Review and Analysis

Alternative, Grime, review, UK Rap

An Anthropology of the Streets: Nothing Great About Britain Review

Nothing Great About Britain marks the culmination of Slowthai’s progression from virtual unknown just a couple of years ago to rightly being considered as one of the artists right at the top of the UK rap game and “Britain’s most compelling new MC”. An eleven track anthology bookended by two searing polemics against class inequality… Continue reading An Anthropology of the Streets: Nothing Great About Britain Review

Interview, R&B, UK Rap

Interview – Introducing: Swan Sounds

We recently caught up with up and coming producer, vocalist, rapper and engineer, Swan Sounds to really understand what drives his great productive power. SS has been setting pace over the last year or so with some banging releases that have clocked up thousands of views collectively from ‘Gasolina’ to ‘Yeah Yeah’ and very recently… Continue reading Interview – Introducing: Swan Sounds