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Clash review
19.01.17

A worthy apprentice to the crown of pop creativity...

Clash review
19.01.17

The elder statesman of grime offers a celebration of everything that he has achieved...

Clash review
12.01.17

There's only one President...

Clash review
16.12.16

A mixed but nonetheless arresting return from the London MC...

Spotinews recomendation
14.12.16

Hey. Eleven months ago the stylish new album by Anderson .Paak was released. Genre: soul. Enjoy! (US version here) Anderson .Paak – MalibuFiled under: 2016, Soul

Clash review
13.12.16

A dizzying album with a whirlwind flow...

The Quietus review
20.12.16

You’d be forgiven for wondering just what exactly Letherette have been exposed to in that studio of theirs, given that Last Night On The Planet is only their second actual LP...

Spotinews recomendation
08.12.16

Hello. For the final update of the release week, we once again go back to early last month. Genre: electronic. Enjoy Illum Sphere! Illum Sphere – GlassFiled under: 2016, Electronic

Under The Radar review
05.12.16

Even though Donald Glover's been in the spotlight for nearly a decade now, trespassing across careers in comedy, writing, and music, he is only now really discovering his voice...

Clash review
06.12.16

A talent re-born, this offers light at the end of 2016's long, dark tunnel...

Clash review
17.11.16

A triumphant return from the legendary rhythm prophets...

Clash review
09.11.16

Stateside rapper in diminishing returns...

Clash review
09.11.16

Diverse and imaginative...

Clash review
09.11.16

A startling, and vastly ambitious work...

Clash review
09.11.16

Compiling their first three EPs...

Clash review
09.11.16

It feels real, it feels soulful...

Clash review
09.11.16

A quirky, offbeat and hugely enjoyable debut...

Clash review
09.11.16

A return to roots, a call to arms...

Clash review
09.11.16

A stunningly cohesive and lucid work...

Clash review
09.11.16

Sax-laden, improvised chill out jams...

Clash review
09.11.16

An inventive return, but one sadly lacking in resonance...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Who exactly is Kanye West in 2016? Is he the envelope-pushing, genre-defining producer and artist who reshaped hip-hop (including 2010's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, which I...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

I'd like to wager a quid or three that at some time in your life, an adult - be it a parent, a teacher or a ranking colleague - has stressed to you the importance of you being an...

Clash review
09.11.16

Spellbinding, and deeply cerebral rap music...

Clash review
09.11.16

All this money, still so lonely...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

For listeners of a certain age, myself for example, who feel all of their forty-one years without yet regarding that as old, there exists an uncontrollable reflex when listening...

Clash review
09.11.16

Kaytranada’s transition from DIY-producer to artiste spans funk, soul and even disco...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Initially, the absorbing textures of Under the Sun seem to belie Mark Pritchard's standing as a dance music icon. Since the early '90s, the British-born, Australian-dwelling...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

What is punk pop? In theory, it is an impossible concept: its very name is, after all, an oxymoron. However you choose to define it, it is perhaps the best genre for Yung to very...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Is this the same Caveman we met on 2011's WWF-referencing Coco Beware? Is it even the same group we were re-introduced to two years later on their self-titled sophomore LP? More