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Culture Talks… An interview with Ayo Salawu

The Roundhouse Rising Festival has annually given young artists the platform that is crucial in taking the first steps in a competitive industry. Having started on Wednesday 21st February, it also presents the opportunity for those interested to hear the artists that will likely inhabit the radio waves (or streaming service suggested tracks modern people […]

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Culture Talks… An interview with TriForce ahead of Roundhouse Rising 2018

In the runup to Roundhouse Rising 2018, we had the opportunity to catch up with TriForce, the jazz group making their sound heard in a burgeoning London and UK jazz scene. Talking influences, studio vs live, and their top spot to play. Catch the interview below! TriForce will be playing at the Jazz Re:freshed curated […]

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Culture Talks… An interview with Mammal Hands

Mammal Hands have been making waves on the circuit ever since their first album release – Animalia – in 2014. Since then the jazz trio has supported some of the biggest names performing across the UK at the moment, while also releasing a critically acclaimed second album, ‘Floa’.  We were able to catch up with […]

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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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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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Culture Talks… Flamingods

Culture Talks brings the multi-instrumental psych five-piece Flamingods, hailing from Bahrain via London. Hot off the heels of a host of festivals and recently picked up by Moshi Moshi, they have been kicking up a fuss with their mesmerising live shows and array of instruments from all corners of the globe. Following their breakthrough LP ‘Majesty’ […]

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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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Culture Talks… Liverpool jangle-pop duo Her’s

Culture Talks catches up with dynamic duo Her’s, hailing from Liverpool via Norway and Barrow we caught them ahead of their debut album release as they embark on their first tour outside of the UK. Norways Audun Laading and Barrow-born Stephen Fitzpatrick met while at University in Liverpool through a mutual love of off-kilter humour […]

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Culture Talks… The Hydra

London heavyweights The Hydra have found themselves among the biggest nights in the UK with four years under their belt of attracting some of the most sought after DJs on the scene. Their autumn/winter dates are in full swing; including hosting a night at WHP Manchester, teaming up with Fabric, and the last Electric Minds […]

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Culture Talks… Feelings Worldwide

This month we caught up with Karl and Eniz from Feelings ahead of the launch of their new label Feelings Worldwide. The Menendez Brothers have been throwing parties across the capital for a number of years now, drawing inspiration from past dance music scenes and cultures. Their goal is to bring together some classic names with new DJs and producers to throw […]