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Chorus Of Approval, Football

Chorus Of Approval

An inspired celebratory soundtrack at Old Trafford and other musical doozies from the world of sport.

By | Football, Music, Sport | Wednesday, 24 April 2013 at 11:30 am

Quickfire: A few minutes with Timo Maas, Arts

Quickfire: A few minutes with Timo Maas

Timo Maas is a busy man with a hectic tour schedule and a new album to promote so, of course, he’s pretty pushed for time at the moment. However, I managed to grab a few minutes with him for a quickfire interview.

By | Arts, Music | Tuesday, 23 April 2013 at 2:05 pm

Big Narstie: The ‘lighter’ and funnier side of grime, Music

Big Narstie: The ‘lighter’ and funnier side of grime

“If I made a song in pink boxer shorts and green gloves called Sexy Girl and got a number 1 the whole fucking grime scene would be in pink boxer shorts making a f****** remix.”

By | Music | Tuesday, 23 April 2013 at 6:00 am

Silky: ‘I knew that this was me, it was my sound’, Arts

Silky: ‘I knew that this was me, it was my sound’

At some point last year I was talking to my friend Matt Hardinge about music, as per usual, and he put me on to an up-and-coming artist called Silky.

By | Arts, Music | Monday, 22 April 2013 at 12:26 pm

Meet Lyrically Challenged, hip hop innovators, Music

Meet Lyrically Challenged, hip hop innovators

Meet Lyrically Challenged, a group of artists with a twist, who are on a particular mission.

By | Music | Friday, 19 April 2013 at 6:00 pm

Ragged Glory: John Parish, Arts

Ragged Glory: John Parish

Best known for his work with PJ Harvey, Parish is recognised for capturing her poetic range, her grit and her grace, through grunge and folk. His skill is to detect nuances in verse and capture them in the music.

By | Arts, Music | Thursday, 18 April 2013 at 6:51 pm

Go behind the scenes of Ayah Marar’s video for ‘Alive’, Arts

Go behind the scenes of Ayah Marar’s video for ‘Alive’

The Jordanian singer teamed up with grime MC P Money for Alive, the fourth single taken from her debut album. Watch the exclusive video of Ayah and the creative team working on the atmospheric clip.

By | Arts, Music | Thursday, 18 April 2013 at 5:48 pm

Bill Brewster: The revolution will be slow and sexy, Arts

Bill Brewster: The revolution will be slow and sexy

In the increasingly antagonistic and money-fuelled world of dance music, it’s reassuring to know there are still some stalwarts that value substance over style. One such renaissance man is Bill Brewster, co-author of seminal dance music history Last Night A DJ Saved My Life.

By | Arts, Music | Thursday, 18 April 2013 at 3:26 pm

Maceo Plex on Nina Kraviz, the return of Maetrik and juggling fame with family life, Arts

Maceo Plex on Nina Kraviz, the return of Maetrik and juggling fame with family life

Last week Maceo Plex took to his Facebook page to voice his opinion on the already controversial short film made by Resident Advisor following Nina Kraviz ‘on the road’ for a few days. His post opened the flood gates for more people to join the discussion, which went viral and caused a furore with accusations of institutionalised sexism within the world of DJing.

By | Arts, Music | Thursday, 18 April 2013 at 3:04 pm

Proxy: Music from the Eastblock Jungles, Arts

Proxy: Music from the Eastblock Jungles

Proxy hails from Russia and makes music that is often as tough and uncompromising as the Russians who are stereotypically portrayed in western films and TV shows. He was inspired by a now legendary show by The Prodigy in Red Square back in the mid-Nineties and has been fascinated with making his own music ever since.

By | Arts, Music | Thursday, 11 April 2013 at 4:47 pm

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