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Album Review: Omar Souleyman – Wenu Wenu

From Syrian weddings to the stages of Glastonbury, Omar Souleyman will one day be a legend amongst the best of wedding singers. Making a name for himself as the go-to matrimonial entertainer in Northern Syria, Souleyman performs a traditional strain of Arabic music known as dabke; a popular and intricate …

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News: Fred Perry launches online auction for Amy Winehouse Foundation

To celebrate the brand’s 60th birthday last year, 60 of Fred Perry‘s most loyal and distinguished fans – including designers, musicians and sportspeople – each customised a reproduction of the original 1952 Fred Perry shirt. Some opted for a simple written message, while others went for a full-blown customisation. …

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News: Fred Perry x Dover Street Market

If there are two things that have helped keep Fred Perry at the forefront of our fashion minds for decades now, they’d have to be the brand’s versatility and its consistently hip celebrity associations. Well, in honour of the company’s 60th anniversary, both are being put to the test as …

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Songs for the Week #3

Torches – Sky Blue & Ivory
This is Torches’ debut single but you’d never guess. They have seemingly arrived fully formed, enveloping you in their gothically menacing and ominous brand of rock and creating a sparse and intriguing sound. Frontman Charlie Drinkwater’s baritone vocals are front and centre and through …

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VV Brown interviews Little Dragon

Every few weeks, the wonderful VV Brown interviews her favourite artists on VVVintageTV - the YouTube channel for her online vintage clothing boutique. Here’s her exclusive interview with Swedish electronic band, Little Dragon.

VV has also talked us through her top five favourite fashion forward artists, exclusively for …

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BOTW Review: Kwes – Meantime

When you read about Kwes you instantly want to listen to his work. He’s a man of subtle expression and modesty, however his activity over the past several years has now paid off with acknowledgement from Warp. Whether by himself or working with fellow credible producers from Michachu to Damon …

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DRC Music Remix Competition & Pop-Up Congo

Everybody loves a bit of healthy competition and oh boy do we have one for you. Anticipating the release of DRC Music’s album ‘Kinshasa One Two’ on Monday 7th November, DRC Music, Warp Records and Soundcloud have launched a remix competition for the track ‘Hallo.’ Groovy. The remixes will be …

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Lake of Stars Festival Presents Africa Unsigned UK Launch

On the 15th May, Bethnal Green’s Rich Mix will play host to Market Club, a free music, art, and Olympic sports event.  This May’s Market Club will include the UK launch of Africa Unsigned, presented by the iconic Lake of Stars Festival, which has taken place in Malawi annually …

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