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Culture Talks… An interview with Henry Wu

For the latest instalment of our ‘Culture Talks…’  interview series, we caught up with London-based producer Henry Wu. Coming to prominence as one-half of Yussef Kamaal with one of 2016’s standout albums ‘Black Focus’, Kamaal Williams, better known as Henry Wu continues to bring a renewed attention to the contemporary world of Soul and Jazz. […]

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Ealing Jazz Festival 2017 host The Kenny Garrett Quintet and Ebo Taylor

Get down to Ealing Jazz festival on the weekend of the 29th of July to be met by the delights of saxophonist Kenny Garret and his quintet. With past collaborations including Sting, Q tip and Herbie Hancock you cannot afford to miss the quintets only summer appearance this year. Joining the Grammy-award winning saxophonist Kenny Garrett […]

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Best Friend release new material: ‘Weekend with Best Friend’

Best Friend are back to their tricks and give us a glimpse of how their time locked away behind studio doors has been spent. Titled ‘Weekend with Best Friend’, the second mixtape from the London beatmakers marks an accomplished return – available for all as of the 26th May! Flexing their record store flicking fingers to curate […]

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Culture Talks… Percolate

London based party organisers Percolate were kind enough to take time out of their schedule to have a chat and contribute to the latest interview in our interview Culture Talks… series. Having hosted some of the most prominent names on the circuit and always pushing the envelope when it comes to creating an experience at […]

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Percolate Open Air party announced for East London

Experienced party and promotions team Percolate have announced their first ever open air party this summer on Saturday 29th July in East London. Hosting two stages of music throughout the all day event, the party is due to take over Three Mills Island in Stratford. Percolate are putting the emphasis on the experience for this […]

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Maryama – Where The Mermaids Are

Drifting between the boundaries of jazz and influences from her native Iran, Maryama has shared the video to her new track ‘Where The Mermaids Are’. Maryama began her musical life while in Iran when studying guitar. Moving to the west coast of America, she studied jazz voice and music composition in Sacramento before moving onto Los […]

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Culture Talks… Some Voices choir present their Studio 54 disco show takeover of The Printworks

One of London’s largest venue revamp and launch in recent years, Printworks London has already hosted nights that would have electronic music fans chomping at the bit. Far from just catering to one genre, the space will be taken over for an evening of classic disco. Inspired by the legendary New York club Studio 54, […]

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Sunfall Festival 2017 – Preview

Sunfall festival returns to South London’s Brockwell park for a second year of music across one day and one night, bringing together all corners of the musical landscape, and cementing its position as the place to be for any discerning music lover this summer. Brought to us once again by the team behind some of […]

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Folamour – 4myppl mix ‘unreleased & unsigned cuts and grooves.’

Folamour has featured a few times around these villainous parts, having featured releases from the French producers own work and his co-ran label Moonrise Hill Material, and enjoying what we hear.  The sounds that come from Folamour’s studio can range from meandering four to the four, jazz soaked keys, up to tracks that wouldn’t be out […]

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Little Simz tops a night to remember centre stage at the Roundhouse

The London based artist Little Simz took to the stage at the Roundhouse in Camden to round off a night of some of the hottest names in the global hip hop and grime scenes – past and present. Little Simz set transcended barriers with the help of her band, covering everything from the piano low-lighters to […]