Music | ItsNate – Expensive [Video]

ItsNate continues with his onslaught of singles with his latest offering entitled ‘Expensive’. The unique waviness that we’ve come to expect from ItsNate is very apparent throughout the track and video (directed by Remi Laudat), as the emcee once again impresses with his style. Produced by Flyo, ItsNate describes ‘Expensive’ as one of the more…

Music | LSkins – Practise [Video]

LSkins has continued his run of impressive visuals with the latest offering for his single ‘Practise’, which is taken from his forthcoming project with producer Drae Da Skimask. Drae Da Skimask provides the appropriately sinister instrumental for ‘Skins to saunter across, as he spits his usual words referencing his life and times. The song’s excellence is equalled…

Music | Louis VI – More Water (Like Water Interlude)

Louis VI has dropped ‘More Water (Like Water Interlude)’ – a new single that acts as a bridge toward his forthcoming EP. The VMLR & Louis VI-produced track begins with the jazz-influenced sounds that Louis’ Lonely Road Of The Dreamer project was soaked in, before switching to a more upbeat tempo that gives song an infectious…

Music | Dozer Carter – Out Here With Bowie [Video]

This article originally appeared on Vipermag.com Dozer Carter has dropped his first official single, ‘Out Here With Bowie’. The track is a depiction of the OthaSoul emcee’s relationship with his father, told intelligently by Dozer from his Dad’s perspective, with the piano-led instrumental provided by Turkish acting as a grand stage. In addition, the video –…

Profile | Matt Blvck

This article originally appeared on Plugsville.com R&B is evolving, and like any genre that is making progressive steps, a new crop of artists with unique abilities to redefine musical boundaries are emerging. Someone who fits into this category is Matt Blvck – the south London-bred artist who’s is aiming to catch the ear of listeners…

Music | Aneesa Marie – Son Of Ankharchy [EP]

Aneesa Marie has released her impressive EP, Son Of Ankharchy – a project that perfectly illustrates her potential as an artist. Son Of Ankharchy is described “a raw account of heartbreak and consciousness”, and Aneesa’s performance throughout is striking, causing comparisons to the likes of SZA and Aaliyah, as well as Erykah Badu due to her interpretation of Neo-Soul and…

#NayeTuneOfTheDay | Beenie Man Ft. Mya – Girls Dem Sugar

Beenie Man Ft. Mya – ‘Girls Dem Sugar’ – Art And Life Prod. By: The Neptunes This is a tune you should hear at least once every summer. Dancehall legend Beenie Man linked up with Mya (what happened to her?) and The Neptunes to create another hit that stands the test of time. As if…

Music | Blue Lab Beats Ft. Kojey Radical & Tiana Major9 – Sam Cooke & Marvin Gaye

Blue Lab Beats have dropped ‘Sam Cooke & Marvin Gaye’ – another single from their forthcoming EP, Freedom. The typically Jazz-fueled track features the precocious talents of Kojey Radical and Tiana Major9, who both impress with their contributions alongside the productional abilities of  Blue Lab Beats duo NK-OK and (Mr DM). Freedom is expected to be released…

Music | Yakul – Giveaway (Live Session)

Four-piece future Soul band Yakul have released a live session video for their debut single, ‘Giveaway’. The video gives an insight into the chemistry that the band possesses, with the live rendition adding another beautiful element to an already inspiring song. ‘Giveaway’ is from Yakul’s forthcoming project that will be available from May 19th on Tropopause Records,…

Interview | Grand Wa Zoo [Apr 2017]

Ahead of the release of their second full-length project, Villa Lo Town, I sat down with Jamurai (DJ), Ryo (MC) and Julian Mika (MC) – aka Hip Hop group Grand Wa Zoo – and let them explain their formation, development and how they hope Villa Lo Town will be received. First of all, how did Grand…

Media | Coops – Just Another Stoner

Following a successful three years which have included the release of Lost Soul and God Complex, Coops – with the help of Christopher Cargill and Craig Capone – has documented some of the journey through film, entitled Just Another Stoner. The 25-minute footage includes insight into the process of some of Coops’ key career moments so…

Music | Ella Frank – Blue Jay

After waiting two years for new music, Ella Frank has gifted listeners two new singles in a matter of months, following the previously released ‘Sugar’ with her latest single, ‘Blue Jay’. The aforementioned new single is made up of  similar ingredients to that of ‘Sugar’, with Intalekt – this time with the assistance of R-Kay…