Tagged: Hip Hop

Joshua Luke Smith shares poem ‘Check Your Blind Spot’

➤  15 June, 2020, 09:00 | by:

In light of recent Black Lives Matter protests across the country following the death of George Floyd in the US last month, Bath-based artist and poet Joshua Luke Smith has spoken up in a viral performance of...

Aussie rapper Sowdy chats new single & teases album

➤  22 May, 2020, 17:17 | by:

New-fangled rapper, producer and engineer Sowdy is making an admirable appearance into the global hip-hop scene with his noteworthy new single ‘Love’. The track is the last in the string of releases before new album Shine! drops....

#gigsfromadistance: Joshua Luke Smith – Shine On

➤  14 May, 2020, 12:30 | by:

Spoken word/hip hop artist Joshua Luke Smith does an acoustic live performance of his track ‘Shine On’. Drawing inspiration from recent events both personally and globally, Joshua Luke Smith has shared Volume Two of his ‘Beats And...

Preview: Soundcrash Presents Beat Horizon – Bristol

➤  20 January, 2020, 21:46 | by:

This Friday (24th Jan), following the success of last year in Printworks London, Soundcrash brings Beat Horizon to Bristol — spanning three cities this time round, returning to London and also debuting in Manchester. With Beat Horizon...

First Look: gürl – Heavy Heart

➤  26 May, 2019, 12:25 | by:

Blending different genres to form an entirely new sound can sometimes be tricky to pull off, but Bristol newcomers gürl do this with such ease. Combining ethereal dark neo-soul with an aftertaste of rock and hip-hop, the...

Ones to Watch 2019: slowthai

➤  8 January, 2019, 13:00 | by:

New music to discover and set to breakthrough over the next 12 months UK rap and hip hop is entering an exciting period with a number of artist leading the charge. Northampton rapper slowthai is creating the...

Ho99o9 Preview – Exchange

➤  20 May, 2018, 12:25 | by:

Utter confusion and disruption will descend on Bristol when the LA-based experimental hip hop duo Ho99o9 come to play the Exchange on 24th May. It’s the first stop of a four-date tour around the UK, named ‘4...

First Listen: Laimu – Fruit

➤  22 February, 2018, 12:00 | by:

It’s been a busy one this week, and if you’re after something chilled to ease off the load then we’ve got you covered. Bristol based newcomers Laimu are releasing their debut single ‘Fruit’ on Friday and we’re...

China Bowls – The Way

➤  2 December, 2017, 11:00 | by:

There’s been many gems that have stood out over the last 12 months; singer-songwriter China Bowls certainty comes to mind following her musical success thus far. Since signing to Saffron Records, its been a exhilarating journey which...