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Interview with Riko Dan: Clashing is good for the youngers, but why are veteran MCs involved?, Arts

Interview with Riko Dan: Clashing is good for the youngers, but why are veteran MCs involved?

One of the more unfortunate recipients of Riko’s wrath was Demon, an East London MC best remembered for his verse on Pow! or his song Armshouse. “Yeah, he disappeared after that” Riko tells me, laughing nostalgically, “I remember it was on a Saturday night, I woke up to a million missed calls and messages on Sunday, so I went to the studio and done three tunes and I gave them to every single DJ that I knew and I went to every radio set and I slewed him for ages, AGES, and he just disappeared.”

By | Arts, Music | Monday, 28 October 2013 at 11:00 am

Interview with Frisco ‘I wanted to step up the levels because I’m getting older and I can’t be speaking about the same stuff’, Arts

Interview with Frisco ‘I wanted to step up the levels because I’m getting older and I can’t be speaking about the same stuff’

In September 2006 Logan Sama’s Kiss FM grime show played host to a series of dubs from two of the scene’s biggest crews, The Movement and Boy Better Know, these dubs went on to be released as a compilation CD called The War Report and included some vicious sends from some of grime’s biggest names including Ghetto, Wiley, Jammer, Devlin and Wretch 32 (in the days before he sampled the Stone Roses and made pop music).

By | Arts, Music | Monday, 24 June 2013 at 6:00 pm

Wiley anticipates one more album before solo retirement to focus on A-List, Music

Wiley anticipates one more album before solo retirement to focus on A-List

Unlike the stars of most sporting professions, in the music world there is rarely an age at which someone should retire.

By | Music | Wednesday, 13 February 2013 at 2:56 pm

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