Jhene Aiko talks integrity, industry, motherhood & honest music

Los Angeles hailing singer/songwriter Jhene Aiko [pronounced juh-nay…


Bridget Kelly talks starting backwards, work ethic & Roc Nation

With her debut EP, titled Every Girl, released for free download at the tail…


The Internet: Syd The Kyd & Matt Martian talk DIY generation & Odd Future

The conversation had with a musically inquisitive, 20-something friend from…


Producer Chucky Thompson recalls crafting Faith Evans' debut album, Faith

Coming off a successful string of debut releases from Hip Hop artists Craig…


Sean Paul: "Dancehall's influence on popular music culture is immense"

"Got any Sean Paul, mate?" is a request most DJs have become familiar with…


Cleo Sol: Get Familiar

Things can only get higher for 21-year-old born and bred West-Londoner Cleo…


Gregory Porter: "People who listen to soul driven music should look for it in all genres"

To be quite honest, I'd never heard of Gregory Porter before.  Although he was…


Craig David 'Born To Do It' album cover

Craig David's debut LP Born To Do It revisited with producer/writer Mark Hill

On August 14 2000, the UK music industry laid witness to an album which would…


Playwright Ed Durante & musical director Fred Carl discuss adaptation

Having recently watched the film version of A Clockwork Orange, I was excited…


Fink: Rolling With The Punches

Fink, aka Fin Greenhall, is a musician with an impressive CV.  He's an…


Jodeci 'Forever My Lady' album cover

Dalvin DeGrate recalls making Jodeci's 1991 album Forever My Lady

Critically acclaimed as a success by music industry insiders and culture…


Mz Bratt: Blessed, Cursed & Teaching Truth

Cleopatra Humphrey, better known as Mz Bratt is an electro-grime emcee hailing…


Lowkey: Only You Can Represent Yourself

With tracks controversially entitled "Obamanation" and "Terrorist," London…


Ben Westbeech: "It’s important to think about the bad shit that's going on sometimes"

It was a hot Autumn afternoon for my meeting with Ben Westbeech; a gifted…


Kadija Kamara: Alternative Soul, Written From The Heart

From the daily hustle of a gruelling nine-to-five, to the studio perfecting…


Charlotte O'Connor: Introducing Blackburn's 'acoustic hip pop'

It was a late Friday night.  The basement to the 229 venue that lies just…