British rapper Kano has added more dates to his 'Hoodies All Summer' tour.
It’s been a big year for Flohio.
In June, the The South London MC shared her first track of 2019 with ‘Hell Bent’, which further cemented her reputation as one of today's most exciting UK artists. The hot streak continued as she teamed up with Mike Skinner of The Streets for his July single 'How Long's It Been?'.
Gaika will headline Roundhouse Rising Festival 2019 with a ten-piece ensemble.
South London's rising star of dancehall-experimental beats, who dropped a startlingly fresh mixtape in May and played MUTEK San Francisco the same month, will be joined on stage by live musicians led by composer Jason Yarde.
Calls have been made for electronic music to replace classical in UK school lessons.
National charity Youth Music believes offering grime, hip hop and electronic music as part of the curriculum, rather than more traditional compositions, could help improve attendance, personal and social development amongst disadvantaged and disengaged pupils.
"We've seen the benefits of students exchanging Mozart for Stormzy as part of a re-imagined music curriculum," said Matt Griffiths, Chief Executive of Youth Music.
‘Icy cold’, ‘glacial’, ‘crystalline’; these are the sorts of descriptors used for Last Japan’s sound, which takes its cues from the grit of grime, jungle and even Detroit techno, but expands it into something more widescreen. The Sutton-born, Bow-based producer (real name: Marco Giuliani) began knocking out bootlegs in his bedroom from 2009, quickly establishing a name for himself
as a go-to beatmaker thanks to scoring an early collaboration with cult MC Trim and a string of coveted releases.
Stormzy has announced that he will provide funding for two black British students to attend University of Cambridge.
Making the announcement this week – on A-levels results day, no less – at his old south London school, Harris City Academy, the MC revealed that he will be providing tuition fees and a maintenance grant for up to four years of an undergraduate course for two students starting this year and for two more starting in 2019.