By Chris Wells on October 8, 2013South London hip-hop upstart Amplify Dot is due to drop her debut album Paper Cuts on October 28. Still only 25, this charismatic, witty and thoughtful MC has already scored huge underground success with self-released mixtapes and even launched her own clothing range. Now, she’s about to release her debut album featuring an impressive host of guest vocalists and producers, […]
By Chris Wells on September 30, 2013UK grime-gone-pop star Tinie Tempah builds towards the November 4 release of his second album Demonstration with a new single, Children Of The Sun, out on October 28 via Parlophone Records. Featuring vocals from John Martin, Children Of The Sun is a hands-in-the-air anthem that sees Tinie in reflective mood. The BRITs, MOBOs and Ivor Novello winner sold over a […]
By Chris Wells on September 9, 2013Courtesy promo guys The Doctor’s Orders, former Gang Starr producer/turntablist DJ Premier will headline a one-off show at London’s Scala, N1 on Saturday, October 19. Joining him on the bill will be Peanut Butter Wolf and The Nextmen. Doors open 10pm. Tickets are £17.50 on advance. Go to www.thedoctorsorders.com for details and to book.
By Chris Wells on June 18, 2013US chart topper Wiz Khalifa has lined up a series of late summer dates around the UK. Catch him at: Glasgow, O2 Academy [Sept 25]; London, Brixton Academy ; Manchester, Apollo ; and Birmingham, Acaemy . Expect to pay around £22.50-£25, depending on venue. Go to ticketmaster.co.uk to book.
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