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Get Familiar: GoldLink

March 26th, 2014 | by Dave Reid
Born in D.C, raised in Maryland and now living in VA, rapper GoldLink entered the hip-hop climate last year awarding us a handful of experimental tracks that left most of us somewhere between outer space and Ginuwine. GoldLink...
Ibn Inglor: King of the Lost Children | Interview
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Ibn Inglor: King of the Lost Children | Interview

January 6th, 2014 | by Dave Reid
Ibn Inglor doesn’t live here in the present. There’s a place in the distant future where sunlight has vanished leaving only neon lights, decaying buildings and apocalyptic soundscapes. This is where Ibn Inglor lives....
Interview: Bipolar Sunshine discusses his solo ascent
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Interview: Bipolar Sunshine discusses his solo ascent

January 1st, 2014 | by Dave Reid
Cold, wet and dreary; a typical winter’s night backdrop was apt for our interview with Manchester’s rising starlet Bipolar Sunshine. Emerging from the 2012 split of Kid British, Adio Marchant has moved from strength...
Sam Smith | Get Familiar
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Sam Smith | Get Familiar

November 11th, 2013 | by DeeKay
You’ve probably heard of Sam Smith by now. This 21-year-old British singer’s name has been on everyone’s lips of late: the no-brainer of new music; President-elect for pop superstardom in 2014.  You...
Suicide: Missed Calls, Guilt & Goodbyes #OKNotToBeOK
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Suicide: Missed Calls, Guilt & Goodbyes #OKNotToBeOK

October 1st, 2013 | by Melissa Sinclair
It was the last Bank holiday in May, a Monday morning, 8am, and I received a text from one of my closest friends asking if it was okay to call. I got that sinking feeling. Firstly, because close friends don’t ask permission...
FKA twigs | Get Familiar
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FKA twigs | Get Familiar

September 27th, 2013 | by Michael Twum-Barima
A relatively hidden gem, UK songstress FKA twigs (formerly Twigs) is an immense and exciting talent who mysteriously emerged offering a unique take on the current trends of ethereal alternative R&B, with echoes, ticks and...
#OKNotToBeOK: Music My Medicine, Yoga My Therapy
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#OKNotToBeOK: Music My Medicine, Yoga My Therapy

September 27th, 2013 | by michelle
Mental health issues were never unusual to me. In fact, they were pretty normal and still are. When I was seven or eight my cousin attempted suicide and I walked in on her crushing pills into the bathroom carpet. I didn’t know...
Interview: Naughty Boy on avoiding the industry, Emeli Sandé’s rise & Hotel Cabana
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Interview: Naughty Boy on avoiding the industry, Emeli Sandé’s rise & Hotel Cabana

September 25th, 2013 | by M. Gosho Oakes
The majority of us were introduced to Naughty Boy‘s sounds a few years before we ever caught a glimpse of him. Having taught himself to make music from the shed in his parents’ garden on a Watford estate, the British...
Interview: Charlie Wilson talks longevity, Kanye West and beating cancer | SoulCulture TV
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Interview: Charlie Wilson talks longevity, Kanye West and beating cancer | SoulCulture TV

September 24th, 2013 | by M. Gosho Oakes
From lead singer of the iconic Gap Band to revered solo artist in his own right, with four decades of hard work and success in the music game under his belt R&B legend Charlie Wilson still knows exactly how to get the people...
Hip-Hop Roundup: Charts, Control, Pusha Teasers & Shady’s Berzerk
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Hip-Hop Roundup: Charts, Control, Pusha Teasers & Shady’s Berzerk

September 2nd, 2013 | by Dave Reid
The VMA aftermath was quite a messy one, but after the empty cups have been swept up and I’ve seen enough Miley Cyrus GIFS to question my existence, it’s time for us to get back to some real music. Last week was full...