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Discussion | The Science of Sampling

Sampling is a musical art form. Irrespective of what some may have you believe, the act of sampling can be both as challenging and rewarding as producing original compositions and has had a significant effect on the sound of modern music. “It’s hard to sample and it’s hard to make music… They try to act like sampling’s not music but it’s hard to do correctly,” … Continue reading Discussion | The Science of Sampling

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