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]

Music | Tiana Major9 – Mr. Mysterious

The talented Tiana Major9 has certainly drew lost of positive attention over the past year with a small collection of strong singles and she continues her momentum with her latest, ‘Mr. Mysterious’. Once again, the singer works alongside producer PRGRSHN to create a gorgeously soulful sound while Tiana’s vocals saunter over the instrumentation, describing her perfect scenarios that involve her mystery man. Listen to ‘Mr. Mysterious’ below. Continue reading Music | Tiana Major9 – Mr. Mysterious

Music | Scott Xylo Ft. Afronaut Zu, Catherine Sera & Marcus Joseph – Ariya

The enigmatic producer Scott Xylo has dropped his latest single ‘Ariya’, which he claims to come ahead of “much more” this summer. Xylo labels ‘Ariya’ as part of the “afro wave” genre he’s helping to curate and features Afronaut Zu, Catherine Sera and Marcus Joseph, as they all contribute to the mantra-like, African-inspired sound that makes it such a compelling listen. Listen to ‘Ariya’ below. Continue reading Music | Scott Xylo Ft. Afronaut Zu, Catherine Sera & Marcus Joseph – Ariya