Reviews

  • Review: Speech Debelle (@speec… Janu­ary 25, 2015 bookabeat i am hip hopThursday 26th June saw the ‘pre-launch’ show­case of excit­ing new com­pany Booka­Beat.  Foun­ded by styl­ish sis­ters Make­da and Naomi Peter, Booka­Beat launches … Read more
  • Review: Oth­el­lo The Remix @Uni… Janu­ary 21, 2015 othe2The Q broth­ers’ adap­tion of Oth­el­lo breathes some fresh air into the tragedy, bril­liantly trans­lat­ing Wil­li­am Shakespeare’s script into a witty, mod­ern … Read more
  • Akala Know­ledge Is Power … Janu­ary 9, 2015 Knowledge Is Power“Hip hop nev­er star­ted in 1975. This is Afric­an tra­di­tion that has man­aged to sur­vive through, thou­sands of year” Akala track entitled … Read more
  • Review: Kentyah (@kentyah) pre… Janu­ary 5, 2015 m12Kentyah presents: M1, Bri­an Jack­son & The New Mid­night Band: Evo­lu­tion­ary Minded @Jazz Café Monday 9th Septem­ber 2013 In a pre­vi­ous post, we told you that Motéma Records/Membran was … Read more
  • Review: Humble The Poet (@Humb… Decem­ber 26, 2014 humblepoetHumble the Poet- Review Bangkok Kit­chen Bar and Kit­chen: 28.03.14 An even­ing highly charged with anti­cip­a­tion of a mod­est per­form­ance, Humble the Poet addressed … Read more
  • Review: Ciaran Mac (@CiaranMac… Decem­ber 19, 2014 took your time ep i am hip hopThere’s an unfor­tu­nate opin­ion that’s far to com­mon on the hip-hop scene that rap is only accept­able if it’s delivered in an … Read more
  • Catch-Up with I & Ideal Ar… Decem­ber 18, 2014 1374737_598109746929252_1776630892_n (2)If you haven’t had the pleas­ure of see­ing I & Ideal Artist live, you’ve prob­ably noticed his name on a hip hop … Read more
  • Review: Onyx (@ONYX_HQ) Live A… Decem­ber 17, 2014 collageonyx19.05.14  Review- Onyx  The even­ing was irrit­ably humid. Upon arrival to the Cam­den Under­ground sta­tion, the scene was quietly busy, with the usu­al … Read more
  • Review: @Crown_Sound Scot­land’… Decem­ber 14, 2014 crownsoundCrown­Sound Scotland’s Live ‘N’ Spit­tin’ is an annu­al Hip Hop event with a 16 Man Free­style Rap Battle Tour­na­ment along with live … Read more
  • Review: DUKE01 (@TherealDuke01… Decem­ber 11, 2014 Duke01 Steroid StereoAs a hip-hop pur­ist, I feel it’s always pos­sible to dif­fer­en­ti­ate between artists that rap because they want to make rap music … Read more