Monthly Archives: February 2010

UK Hip Hop Exhibition, Manchester

Over the weekend I made the trip down to Manchester to visit Homegrown: The Story of UK Hip Hop, the first major exhibition chronicling the scene in depth, looking back over three decades. Looking at rare photography, records, footage and … Continue reading

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From Music to Movies

Is Acting The Way Forward For UK Artists? With Grime/hip hop artist Bashy about to star in highly anticipated new film Shank, and Plan B and Scorzayzee having recently worked on movie projects, there seems to be a growing trend … Continue reading

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Jordan Saflor

Anna Nathanson meets up and coming artist Jordan Saflor to hear about his journey so far, what it’s like for Asian acts in the UK and the Filipino Hip Hop scene… London-based singer, songwriter and producer Jordan Saflor has a … Continue reading

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Homegrown Music Debate

Last night saw a live debate take place at the 1Xtra studios on the topic of homgrown music. Hosted by Ras Kwame, a panel of experts where invited, including UK artists Wretch 32, J2K, Baby J, DJ and A&R Twin … Continue reading

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Smiler- One To Watch

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Lowkey’s New Video

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