Top 5’s | Albums That Influenced ‘Young Man, Old Soul’

Young Man, Old Soul will be available October 30 and in anticipation of its release I’ve compiled a list of albums that have influenced the sound of the project. Roc Marciano – Behold A Dark Horse (2018) I admire Roc Marci’s ear for samples and beats, with his selection on Behold A Dark Horse being my favourites of his esteemed catalogue. He always opts for … Continue reading Top 5’s | Albums That Influenced ‘Young Man, Old Soul’

Music | Jake Milliner – Bernie Says [LP]

After steadily building anticipation ahead of its unveiling, Jake Milliner has released his debut album Bernie Says. Expanding on the style that has grossed him acclaim up to this point, Milliner’s mastery of soulful, jazzy beats is prevalent throughout the project, and is assisted by the likes of Alfa Mist, Marcus Tenney, Eun and Futago. Jake is just the latest in a collection of producers … Continue reading Music | Jake Milliner – Bernie Says [LP]

Music | Jamilah Barry – Sunblock

Jamilah Barry has dropped her latest single ‘Sunblock’. Known for coupling powerful vocals with elegant production, which was apparent throughout her debut EP Salix Babylonica, Jamilah takes a different route on ‘Sunblock’ as Midnight Phunk‘s trap-influenced production provides an unfamiliar musical landscape for the singer to navigate. She does this expertly, adding a further string to her artistic bow that was already earning her much … Continue reading Music | Jamilah Barry – Sunblock

Music | Dips & Lo-Wu Ft. K The Infinite – Teach You Something

Dips & Lo-Wu are back again with their latest single ‘Teach You Something’, which also features K The Infinite. The duo’s latest offering is a slight deviation from their previous “new-age garage releases” ‘Take Off’ or ‘Focus Riddim’, with ‘Teach You Something’ providing a more R&B-influenced sound that is approached creatively by Dips and K The Infinite. Dips & Lo-Wu are now three singles deep … Continue reading Music | Dips & Lo-Wu Ft. K The Infinite – Teach You Something

Music | Ego Ella May – So Far [LP]

Ego Ella May has released her debut album So Far – a compilation of songs released prior to her signing to Tru Thoughts last year. It seems fitting that So Far is comprised of the tracks that created an excitement around Ego Ella May’s name circa 2014 before a musical hiatus subdued that anticipation. Though, fans of the singer/songwriter were rewarded for their patience via … Continue reading Music | Ego Ella May – So Far [LP]

Music | OthaSoul – Almost Grown

Hip Hop duo OthaSoul have returned with their latest single ‘Almost Grown’. The new offering introduces a variation in sound since we last heard from OthaSoul, with Louis VI and Dozer Carter’s solo escapades helping them to form a new sonic direction for the group. ‘Produced by Ruben Joy, ‘Almost Grown’ contains musical elements taken from the Gospel and Electronic genres, as the two emcees … Continue reading Music | OthaSoul – Almost Grown