Mixing harsh electronica with hip-hop infused beats is the domain of South Carolina born and bred artist and producer, M3staken. Defying the neatly categorised boxes of genres is a difficult thing to do, but M3staken somehow succeeds in doing this by constantly maintaining an experimental aesthetic to his work. The first album in his […]Read More M3staken ends trilogy with ‘Rain’
Given the turbulence of the current political climate, the past few years have witnessed a resurgence in socially conscious hip-hop, with Kendrick Lamar, Run the Jewels and Common all releasing notably politically engaged albums. ‘Run!’ is clearly a segment of such a lineage, in its both oblique and explicit evocations of contemporary American politics. The […]Read More ‘Run!’ by Tony Banks: An in-depth review
If you were to listen to Jaq Moon’s ‘Stay Alive’ without knowing who it was, you might think it was the Weeknd, or someone similar in that vein of music. This would only act as a compliment to the young urban artist from Miami who has big things set on the horizon. Jaq Moon unfortunately […]Read More Who is Jaq Moon?
M3staken, otherwise known as M3, a producer and artist hailing from South Carolina has returned after his debut release with the new record Water Colors. Having released Apex earlier this year, a concept album that joined the forces of hip-hop beats with electronic instrumentation and classical piano, the young musician has continued his experimental style on the […]Read More ‘Water Colors’: The new release from genre blender M3staken
Rising up out of the thriving urban scene in London is Dexter Sampson, otherwise known as Dex Man, who creates a unique blend of afrorap and hip-hop that sets him apart from the crowd. Drawing on African influences and combining this with a more western rap style, Dex Man exhibits some of his best work […]Read More Dex Man ft. Wanza: ‘Devil Ina Blue Dress’
Alonestar, aka Jethro Sheeran, returns with single ‘Lovelorn’ exploring the idea of heartbreak and unrequited love. Featuring the stunning vocals of Rosie Ribbons, prominent drum beat recorded by Massive Attack’s Damon Reece and the appearance of Girl Aloud’s Sarah Harding in the breath-taking music video, ‘Lovelorn’ is about to hit the music industry by storm. […]Read More Award winning musician Alonestar returns with emotive single ‘Lovelorn’
Introducing you to the real life ‘Pirate‘ Jvgg Spvrrow, ‘Pirate’ by name and nature. Growing up in St Martin whee they speak English and the other half French, the bi-lingual artist writes all of his own lyrics and adding to his Pirate image he also does all of his tattoos. Jvgg Spvrrow has learnt […]Read More Jvgg Spvrrow – Pirate