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Primavera Sound Barcelona 2018 – The Main Acts to check out!

With Primavera Sound Barcelona 2018 upon us, we’ve compiled a list of the must see, most anticipated acts and what to expect from them. From the recently revived to the brand new, the obscure sounds to the good old fashioned arena pop, read on for your run down. Mount Kimbie Mount Kimbie have made a […]

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Primavera Sound 2018: the DJs and Dance to keep you going through the night!

For the first time this year Primavera Sound 2018 will hit the beach with Primavera Bits, the festival within a festival dubbed an electronic music oasis that will lay claim to the likes of Four Tet, Peggy Gou, Jon Hopkins and more. With that in mind, it’s never been more important to get your sets […]

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Kabaka releases ‘Morning Sunrise’ as part of new compilation ‘Sexy Party Vol. 1’ (NICE001)

New label Nice Recordings preps their debut release ‘Sexy Party Vol. 1’, a curated mix of disco, funk and afro edits. You may remember back at the tail end of 2016 we featured the demo track ‘Morning Sunrise’ from relatively new French producer Kabaka. Originally popping up with a lo-fi edit of Omou Sangaré, ‘Saa Magni‘.  Since […]

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Primavera Sound 2018 – which smaller acts to check out!

As Primavera approaches it’s time to get your plan of action in order. Whilst it might be easier to follow the plethora of huge names around the festival, the magic is often found amongst the smaller, lesser known artists that bloom in darker corners of Parc del Fòrum. So we’ve put together a list of […]

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Primavera Sound Barcelona 2018 Tickets, Dates, and Line-up

With its consistent ability to attract Goliath acts, and its knack for stitching together the perfect mix of big names and undiscovered eclectic gems, Primavera Sound has built a reputation as one of the best festivals in Europe. The festival’s main site is Parc del Fòrum, a brutalist waterfront complex of looming, angled concrete structures. The […]

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Ealing Jazz Festival 2018 announces Tony Allen, TriForce, and Zara McFarlane in first-wave of line up

Walpole Park in West London will once again play host to Ealing Jazz Festival in 2018 on the 28th and 29th July, with the great and the good from the jazz world descending on the west London borough for what promises to be a must for the summer calendar. Topping the bill for this years […]

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Review: Jazz Re:freshed x Roundhouse Rising Festival with Triforce and Ayo Salawi & the Jazzadelics

A couple of weeks ago we slipped and slid through the snow our way to the Roundhouse to catch Triforce and carefully selected emerging talent from the London jazz scene, as part of a collaboration between Jazz Re:freshed x Roundhouse Rising festival. Spanning generations, genres and ideas, Jazz Re:freshed uncovers emerging talent, allowing you to […]

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(Premiere) imi releases new single ‘Margins’

Leeds based vocalist imi releases her second single ‘Margins’, the debut release for new label and collective Bibliotek. Following her debut single ‘Born For What?’ back in December last year, imi made her first live appearance on BBC Introducing West Yorkshire, and was shortly after featured on Steve Lamacq’s 6 Music show. Exploring a vast […]

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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 […]