Top 5’s | Artists discovered through my mum’s record collection, Pt. II

Part I Eugene Wilde Wilde is responsible for the 80s classic ‘Gotta Get You Home Tonight’ – a record sampled by the likes of Foxy Brown, Blackstreet and The Crooklyn Clan. The track represents a slow jam from the era perfectly, combining some electronic elements with the soul that dominated the decade before. Despite being…

Top 5’s | Tunes Dat Tek Mi Back Tu Mi Yard, Pt. I

<Insert Yardie DJ Sounds Here> My family are from Jamaica, so when I say “tunes dat tek mi back tu mi yard,” I’m talking about the classic Reggae sound that I grew up hearing predominantly at family functions. Here are some of my favourites. Paula – Dynamic ‘Dynamic’ has an essential, laid-back Reggae groove perfectly…

Music | Kai Rabai – Slow Down

The multifaceted Kai Rabai has released his official debut single ‘Slow Down’. The track is a lavish dose of R&B that sees Kai execute creative melodies and harmonies throughout his perceived conversation with a counterpart, following the lead of the Xvr Blck production that urges an impassioned response. Despite relinquishing production duties on this occasion,…

Interview | Masègo

This article originally appeared on ClashMusic.com By his own admission, things are moving fast for Masègo. At the time of our meeting, the multi-faceted musician is in the UK ahead of his headline shows in Manchester and London, less than a week after the release of his eclectic debut album Lady Lady. With everything that…

Music | Jake Milliner Ft. 25 – Chauffer For Some Killers

Adding another example to his seemingly ever-growing list of head-nod worthy beats, Jake Milliner has given listeners ‘Chauffer For Some Killers’, which features the recognisable addition of rapper 25. The single tells the story of 25 being unknowingly roped into being the driver that aids a potentially fatal incident and the repercussion of that. He…

Music | Oddboy Ten – Ulogy [EP]

The singer/songwriter and producer Oddboy Ten has unveiled his debut EP Ulogy – the immersive, 4-track effort that is a sparkling example of his blend of the electronic Jazz-Soul sound. Among the concise tracklist, Oddboy finds space to include contributions from other gifted artists Lex Amor and Sue Lily, who complement the vibe of Ulogy beautifully….

Music | Coops – Life In The Flesh [LP]

Coops has reaffirmed his impressive 2018 by dropping his second full-length project of the year in the form of Life In The Flesh. The project sees Coops in familiarly good form, delivering an abundance of intelligent and introspective verses led by the theme of the life, death and reincarnation cycle. “Through experiences of my own…