Posts tagged with grime

Red Bull Revolutions In Sound

Here’s a non-touristy reason to visit the London Eye – the Red Bull Music Academy is taking over each of its 30 capsules on Thursday 13th of October with a host of hugely influential DJs and live acts. The event, called Revolutions in Sound, marks the end of RBMA’s global tour, right before the start […]

Bias & River Nelson: While We’re Young EP

Certain factions of the hip hop world are currently under siege to a wave of Guetta-esque cheesy synth chords. Thankfully, while NYC rapper River Nelson’s new EP sounds a good deal poppier than his debut album, The Rise and Fall of River Nelson, it doesn’t fall prey to the addition of electronic doodlings from British […]

Spoek Mathambo: Don’t Mean to Be Rude

This week sees the release of ‘Don’t Mean to Be Rude’ the third single to be taken from Spoek Mathambo’s irreverent debut Mshini Wam. ‘Don’t Mean to Be Rude’ pitches Mathambo’s fighting talk against the honeyed vocals of Zaki Ibrahim, while a speeded-up dub plays in the background. The accompanying promo video has Mathambo and the […]

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