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 | Ella Frank – Kettle

Ella Frank has released her latest single ‘Kettle’. The singer/songwriter has made sporadic releases somewhat of a trademark as we wait (im)patiently for her next drop of musical inspiration, on this occasion coming in the form of ‘Kettle’, another track led by a tea-related metaphor that will leave listeners thirsty for more of the same. Like her previous single ‘Blue Jay’, Ella enlists Intalekt and … Continue reading Music | Ella Frank – Kettle

Music | Knucks – Rice & Stew

Knucks has dropped his first single of 2019, ‘Rice & Stew’, which is taken from his forthcoming project. As we’ve come to expect from the rapper and producer, Knucks performs admirably in both disciplines, though he somewhat strays away from his usual suave rhymes about himself, instead focusing outwardly on “the illusions and fronts people put up today“. After a series of popular singles over … Continue reading Music | Knucks – Rice & Stew

Albums of the Year | 2018

My top ten favourite albums of the year: Roc Marciano – Behold A Dark Horse “Roc Marciano made a conscious effort to increase his musical output for his fans – since the start of 2017 he’s dropped at least five separate projects – and that newfound focus has resulted in some of his best and most cohesive work in the form of Behold A Dark Horse. With … Continue reading Albums of the Year | 2018

Music | Manik MC – Muckiest (A COLORS Show) [Video]

The talented lyricist Manik MC has performed ‘Muckiest’ for his appearance on COLORS. The track, which is produced by Rebel Kleff, is taken from Manik’s EP Midnight Express and is a fitting selection to showcase his dexterity on the mic, with plenty to keep listeners engaged throughout the 3-minute show. Most recently, Manik and frequent collaborator Natty Wylah assisted Rebel Kleff on his debut single ‘Pencil Pushing’, … Continue reading Music | Manik MC – Muckiest (A COLORS Show) [Video]

Music | Rebel Kleff Ft. Manik MC & Natty Wylah – Pencil Pushing

Producer Rebel Kleff has released his debut single with the exciting ‘Pencil Pushing’, which features Manik MC & Natty Wylah. Kleff’s classic, boom-bap sound – that was first heard through his extensive work with Loyle Carner – once again forms the basis of his production and presents a great opportunity for Manik and Natty to perform exceptional verses, within which they discuss their personal relationships … Continue reading Music | Rebel Kleff Ft. Manik MC & Natty Wylah – Pencil Pushing

Music | Tertia May – Heavenly Thing [Video]

Tertia May has released the first video from her impressive debut EP Kind of Purple with a visual representation of her track ‘Heavenly Thing’. The essence of the cute, nostalgia-inducing love song performed by Tertia is beautifully captured by director Balan Evans as we follow the singer’s journey around the city. The unveiling of this video follows Tertia’s wonderfully executed COLOURS performance that dropped at the … Continue reading Music | Tertia May – Heavenly Thing [Video]