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Review: Classic Coke – Blood Rite

Review: Classic Coke – Blood Rite

Another fine showcase of talent from London and Leicester’s rising crew.

Review: Tom Hang – The New World (Where To Now? Records)

Review: Tom Hang – The New World (Where To Now? Records)

If Where To Now? Records continue to release music of this calibre, we’re certainly in for a treat over the next few years.

CKtrl’s spellbinding mixtape INDi reveals something new with every listen

CKtrl’s spellbinding mixtape INDi reveals something new with every listen

There is a blatant maturity in the Lewisham producer’s largest body of work yet.

‘1-800 DINOSAUR Presents Trim’ is the east London MC’s most engaging work to date

‘1-800 DINOSAUR Presents Trim’ is the east London MC’s most engaging work to date

Seemingly more subdued and self-analytical than his Soul Food mixtapes, this release is a commendable attempt at a grime LP.

v1984 – ‘Becoming (N)one’ (Glacial Industries)

v1984 – ‘Becoming (N)one’ (Glacial Industries)

The debut EP from Cleveland producer v1984 represents a fresh start for artist and label alike.

DJ Koze Presents Pampa Vol. 1 (Pampa Records)

DJ Koze Presents Pampa Vol. 1 (Pampa Records)

Through two years of curation and assertion DJ Koze has brought out the best in his troupe, old and new, making them shine as one in the process.

Celestial Trax – From The Womb (Purple Tape Pedigree)

Celestial Trax – From The Womb (Purple Tape Pedigree)

“Both alluring and somewhat disturbing, in the sort of way that burrows deep under your skin.”

DJ Wave – Above The Clouds (Lobster Theremin)

DJ Wave – Above The Clouds (Lobster Theremin)

DJ Wave is an internet-age enigma. At a time when everything in existence floats around in some giant database, ready to be…

Prins Thomas – Principe Del Norte (Smalltown Supersound)

Prins Thomas – Principe Del Norte (Smalltown Supersound)

Full Pupp boss Prins Thomas’ latest album delivers depth in many dimensions.

nonkeen – ‘the gamble’ (R&S)

nonkeen – ‘the gamble’ (R&S)

“It’s the contrast between woolly improvisation and meticulous arrangement that lends this album much of its distinct character.”

Knxwledge – ‘WrapTaypes’ (All City Records)

Knxwledge – ‘WrapTaypes’ (All City Records)

50 Cent, Snoop Dogg and more get the Knxwledge edit treatment on his new LP for All City Records.

Chaos in the CBD – ‘Digital Harmony’ (Mule Musiq)

Chaos in the CBD – ‘Digital Harmony’ (Mule Musiq)

The Peckham-based Kiwi brothers unleash a sun-soaked spectacle for Tokyo’s Mule Musiq.