Music | Knucks – NRG 105 [EP]

Knucks has released his eagerly anticipated EP NRG 105. The EP – Knucks’ debut effort with Island Records – sees the rapper/producer compile a selection of songs that include the stylistic elements that has made him an artist to watch, while the EP’s overall theme mimics the format of a radio station. Knucks has established an excellent reputation over the past few years via entertaining … Continue reading Music | Knucks – NRG 105 [EP]

Music | Dips & Lo-Wu – Focus Riddim

Emcee Dips and producer Lo-Wu have combined for their debut single ‘Focus Riddim’. The pair merge for a calm, garage-inspired vibe supplied by Lo-Wu that is a nice introduction to their style, with accomplished rhymer Dips flaunting his skills throughout. Rumours are circulating that this is the first tune to come from a forthcoming EP that is due at some point this year, although no … Continue reading Music | Dips & Lo-Wu – Focus Riddim

Music | AirBorn Gav & Hurricane – Energy Trip [EP]

AirBorn Gav and producer Hurricane have linked up for their new, exciting EP Energy Trip. The 5-track project is a superb effort that brings the best out of both parties, AirBorn Gav excelling via his vocal performances and Hurricane providing fantastic production throughout. The release of the EP comes at an ideal time as its vibe makes for quintessential summer listening and is sure to … Continue reading Music | AirBorn Gav & Hurricane – Energy Trip [EP]

Music | Taite Imogen – Young Forever

Promising vocalist Taite Imogen has released ‘Young Forever’ – her first single of 2019 and a good example of her potential. ‘Young Forever’ is excellently produced by Komikamo and sees Taite speak on a difficult relationship, expressing herself through beautifully arranged harmonies that fit the mood of the song. Taite’s debut project came in the form of 2017’s The Self-Love Chemical, and most recently she … Continue reading Music | Taite Imogen – Young Forever

Music | LSkins – Guns and Butter

LSkins continues toward the release of his next project via the unveiling of ‘Guns and Butter’, his latest in a string of singles in 2019. The North London emcee uses Beecher’s musical canvas to portray his inner thoughts that have troubled his mind, making ‘Guns and Butter’ one of his more personal accounts so far. LSkins has dropped 4 singles since the start of the … Continue reading Music | LSkins – Guns and Butter

Review | Loyle Carner – Not Waving, But Drowning

This article originally appeared on ClashMusic.com Following the breakthrough success of his 2017 Mercury Prize-nominated debut ‘Yesterday’s Gone’, rapper Loyle Carner continues in a similar vein with his second album, producing another commendable effort comprised of his customary heartfelt sentiments. The album is bookended by poetic dialogue between Carner and his mother Jean, with the former initially giving his take on growing up, moving out and finding … Continue reading Review | Loyle Carner – Not Waving, But Drowning