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Interview: Dominique Young Unique

Having spent her formative years in the sunny surroundings of Tampa Bay, Florida, the climate in the Big Smoke was destined to be somewhat of a problem for 22 year old Dominique Lashawn Clark. Relaxing in the conference room of a glamorous central London hotel, today the rapper come model



News: Frank Ocean x Mick Jones x Paul Simonon x Diplo

Converse‘s ‘Three Artists. One Song‘ series continues. Following the release of ‘DoYaThing’ with Andre 3000, James Murphy and Gorillaz as well as ‘Worrier by Mark Foster, Kimbra and A-trak, the new track raises the bar even higher. ‘Hero’ brings together four of music’s biggest names, Mick Jones …



Introducing: Cadenza

True to its name, ‘The Darkest Hype‘, a track from London-based producer Cadenza, has been garnering a steady spree of attention this summer – largely thanks to a whirlwind, acid-tongued re-imagining from Philip D. Kick (Om Unit) featuring guest vocals from fast-rising New York rapper …



Interview: Cyril Hahn

In just under two years, Cyril Hahn has remixed some of the world’s biggest names in music, gained a following of loyal fans and signed to one of the most forward- thinking record labels in the industry, PMR. He is now set to release his double a-side ‘Perfect Form



Cyril Hahn premieres new track ‘Raw Cut’

Cyril Hahn is fast becoming one of the most talked about DJ’s across the music scene. His forthcoming double a-side ‘Perfect Form / Raw Cut’ is set for release on 7th October, and we can not get enough of the latter.

The more shadowy partner of the double a-side,…



Album Review: Major Lazer – Free the Universe

For someone who has never really bought into that whole ‘Sean-de-Paul and Blue Cantrell’, faux-Jamaican thing, Major Lazer have repeatedly surpassed expectations. Take their 2009 smash ‘Pon De Floor’ for instance, which still gets even the most rigid of movers to lose their shit on the dance floor …



Interview: Icona Pop

With a UK debut album finally nearing completion and a rambunctious 2013 laying ahead, Alex Cull caught up with Swedish electro-pop duo Icona Pop for a rant and a rave about their globetrotting lifestyle, unique vocal chemistry and the music that makes them both laugh and cry.

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Gorgon City

Introducing: Gorgon City

London-based duo Gorgon City balance precariously on an ever-weakening tightrope between future garage modernity and old-school throwbacks. You only have to look at the first two tracks of their recently released Real EP for clarification of this; while ‘Real’ feels imbued with a soulfulness cognisant of turn-of-the-century RnB courtesy of …



Interview: Lulu James

Lulu James has recently been blowing up the London sphere.  Hailing from North-East England, her music marries soul and tinges of dubstep to create a style entirely unique yet influenced by (and compared to) greats like Mary J Blige and Amy Winehouse.  She’ll be playing an acoustic show in London



Party with Red Bull at the Notting Hill Carnival

The Notting Hill Carnival is already one of the most highly anticipated events this bank holiday weekend, and now another piece of great news has landed in our inbox to get us even more excited: the Red Bull Music Academy has announced the return of its famous Notting Hill Carnival …